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After spending time with the rescued turkeys at Farm Sanctuary's shelter and seeing how similar they are to my furry companion animals at home, I knew I needed to do everything in my power to protect these friendly and curious birds from the daily pain and suffering they endure on factory farms.
I thought about cricket a lot. I needed to get out of this bubble of mine. I found it in books and conversations with other people about other things. I was a curious person, and this was my release. I like being challenged intellectually. I hated at the end of the day to talk cricket to someone else.
One layer was certainly 17th century. The 18th century in him is obvious. There was the 19th century, and a large slice, of course, of the 20th century; and another, curious layer which may possibly have been the 21st.
A person who is too nice an observer of the business of the crowd, like one who is too curious in observing the labor of bees, will often be stung for his curiosity.
I have a notion that if you are going to be spiritually curious, you better not get cluttered up with too many material things.
When I was a child, kids used to make fun of me because I was blind. But I just became more curious, 'How can I climb this tree and get an apple for this girl?' That's what mattered to me.
A good book, in the language of the book-sellers, is a salable one; in that of the curious, a scarce one; in that of men of sense, a useful and instructive one.
A woman, the more curious she is about her face, is commonly the more careless about her house.
I have definitely been curious and involved in the process; even as a young actor. I was always looking at where the camera was, what story it was telling. And as my experience grew, I wanted to know even more.
I never intended to become a professional pilot. But, as I became more curious about aircraft, and, well, not being John Travolta, I realized that the only way I was ever going to fly a jet is if I got a job.
Of course, there will always be those who look only at technique, who ask 'how', while others of a more curious nature will ask 'why'. Personally, I have always preferred inspiration to information.
There's always a period of curious fear between the first sweet-smelling breeze and the time when the rain comes cracking down.
I have a curious background for someone who turns out to be a writer.
Unfortunately, the highly curious student is a small percentage of the kids.
I've always been very curious about fringe cultures where people temporarily adopt a different social model or way of presenting themselves.
It would be curious to know what leads a man to become a stationer rather than a baker, when he is no longer compelled, as among the Egyptians, to succeed to his father's craft.
Honore de Balzac
Curious things, habits. People themselves never knew they had them.
Even if you're happy with the life you've chosen, you're still curious about the other options.
It is curious how instinctively one protects the image of oneself from idolatry or any other handling that could make it ridiculous, or too unlike the original to be believed any longer.
It is a curious phenomena that God has made the hearts of the poor, rich and those of the rich, poor.
Yes; quaint and curious war is! You shoot a fellow down you'd treat if met where any bar is, or help to half-a-crown.
What a curious phenomenon it is that you can get men to die for the liberty of the world who will not make the little sacrifice that is needed to free themselves from their own individual bondage.
For nobody is curious, who isn't malevolent.
The human being is a most curious creature. He thinks he has got one soul, and he has got dozens.
D. H. Lawrence
My friends are all really nice about my fame, they're just curious really, they ask lots of questions.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
John F. Kennedy
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