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Some people see things that are and ask, Why? Some people dream of things that never were and ask, Why not? Some people have to go to work and don't have time for all that.
There are those who look at things the way they are, and ask why... I dream of things that never were, and ask why not?
The common question that gets asked in business is, 'why?' That's a good question, but an equally valid question is, 'why not?'
In all my work, I try to say - 'You may be given a load of sour lemons, why not try to make a dozen lemon meringue pies?'
You have to think anyway, so why not think big?
I just think it's silly to be stingy with compliments. If you see someone and they strike you as beautiful in any way, why not let them know?
Why hurry over beautiful things? Why not linger and enjoy them?
People deal too much with the negative, with what is wrong. Why not try and see positive things, to just touch those things and make them bloom?
You see things; and you say 'Why?' But I dream things that never were; and I say 'Why not?'
George Bernard Shaw
To the dumb question, 'Why me?' the cosmos barely bothers to return the reply, 'Why not?'
Just to confirm to all my followers I have had a hair transplant. I was going bald at 25 why not.
We all have a life story and a message that can inspire others to live a better life or run a better business. Why not use that story and message to serve others and grow a real business doing it?
Sci-fi has never really been my bag. But I do believe in a lot of weird things these days, such as synchronicity. Quantum physics suggests it's possible, so why not?
I never question God. Sometimes I say, 'Why me? Why do I have such a hard life? Why do I have this disease? Why do I have siblings who died?' But then I think and say, 'Why not me?'
People always say that you can't please everybody. I think that's a cop-out. Why not attempt it? 'Cause think of all the people you will please if you try.
Others have seen what is and asked why. I have seen what could be and asked why not.
Middle Age is that perplexing time of life when we hear two voices calling us, one saying, 'Why not?' and the other, 'Why bother?'
Sydney J. Harris
You cannot run away from weakness; you must some time fight it out or perish; and if that be so, why not now, and where you stand?
Robert Louis Stevenson
And why not death rather than living torment? To die is to be banish'd from myself; And Silvia is myself: banish'd from her Is self from self: a deadly banishment!
I used to make up stuff in my bio all the time, that I used to be a professional ice-skater and stuff like that. I found it so inspirational. Why not make myself cooler than I am?
I say, 'Why not' to everything.
Why not show off if you've got something to show?
Girls always want a reason to get crazy. I get the feeling that girls are crazy anyway, so they just want a reason to really get wild. Why not let it be to a Tyga song?
If I'm pushed, I'd also have to admit I don't like people with allergies. They just annoy me. There seems to be something far too self-centred about it. 'No thanks, I'm allergic.' Why not just say 'No thanks'? I wasn't asking for your medical history, I was just passing around the nuts. Trying to be friendly, that's all.
Everybody's talking trash these days, so why not keep quiet?
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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