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Children are not only innocent and curious but also optimistic and joyful and essentially happy. They are, in short, everything adults wish they could be.
From the time I was a little girl, I'd just always been naturally curious. And I was raised in a family that... would just get really worked up about inequities and unfairness.
I think I'm a trivia nerd. I love to learn about everything. I'm curious.
The Information Highway intrigues me because I have always been a newshound; I have always been curious about why people believe what they believe.
I have been curious about Haiti for many years. The history of the country is as fascinating as it is turbulent.
I can remember only a few of the strange and curious words now dead but living and spoken by the English people a thousand years ago.
I follow life's changes, continue with my time-outs, and remain curious about what's next.
I enjoy science, and I'm a very curious person. I always want to know the reason behind everything, big or small.
Without aggression, it becomes possible to think well, to be curious about differences, and to enjoy each other's company.
Margaret J. Wheatley
I'm always curious about what happens when we die. And I'd like to think that somehow the spirit goes on. I'd rather not think that it's just about this.
It's curious how we act in moments of personal despair.
Over the years, I was never really driven to become a solo artist, but I was curious to find out who I was as an individual creative person. It's taken some time, but now I feel I've truly paid my dues. I guess I'm at a point now where I'm more comfortable in my own skin.
Speed is scarcely the noblest virtue of graphic composition, but it has its curious rewards. There is a sense of getting somewhere fast, which satisfies a native American urge.
I didn't really identify with the music of my own generation, but I was very curious about the music of others.
I think I'm very curious about other people. I like to sit and eavesdrop, you know.
Henry James's later works would have been better had he resisted that curious sort of self-indulgence, dictating to a secretary. The roaming garrulousness of ordinary speech is usually corrected when it's transcribed into written prose.
Joyce Carol Oates
My grandfather had a particularly important influence on my life, even though I didn't visit him often, since he lived about three miles out of town and he died when I was six. He was remarkably curious about the world, and he read lots of books.
I've been curious ever since I was a little kid.
I think about death all the time. I know there's nothing out there, but I'm curious. There's a 300 billion-to-one chance that there might be an energy that goes somewhere else, but I doubt it.
I was a very curious person because of my parents. They encouraged me to be as curious about as many things as I wanted.
I cannot help but think a curious event is this life of mine.
John James Audubon
I've learned not to look at reviews. Early on, I did. I was always curious.
The curious thing is Americans don't mind individual mandates when they come in the form of payroll taxes to buy mandatory public insurance. In fact, that's the system we call Social Security and Medicare, and both are so popular politicians dare not touch them.
I don't have a set image. In fact, I would be curious to know how someone slots me.
I'm one of those people that is up for most things. When I was offered to sing at the Oscars I was like, 'Yeah, I want to know what that's like!' I'm always curious to know what things are like - as long as you're not compromising who you are.
I was always very curious as a young man about why older writers who I met seemed so indifferent to what was going on, whereas I, in my 20s, was reading everything. Everything seemed important. But they were only interested in the writers they admired when they were young, and I didn't understand it then, but now, now I understand it.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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We think too much and feel too little.
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