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Twinkle, twinkle little bat How I wonder what you're at! Up above the world you fly, Like a tea-tray in the sky.
Tell me, do you think I'm going mad? I sometimes wonder, you know.
The dignity of the artist lies in his duty of keeping awake the sense of wonder in the world. In this long vigil he often has to vary his methods of stimulation; but in this long vigil he is also himself striving against a continual tendency to sleep.
He who wonders discovers that this in itself is wonder.
M. C. Escher
People get so in the habit of worry that if you save them from drowning and put them on a bank to dry in the sun with hot chocolate and muffins they wonder whether they are catching cold.
John Jay Chapman
We forget the little things, so it's no wonder some of us screw up the big things.
I'm one of those guys that is still a bit afraid of the telephone, its implications for conversation. I still wonder if the jukebox might be the death of live music.
I do try and curb my mouth, but I find it really hard. I wonder how many jobs I've talked myself out of!
This whole 'X Factor' thing with people assuming I'm going to be a one-hit wonder - that won't happen with me.
Men love to wonder, and that is the seed of science.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I have been so great in boxing they had to create an image like Rocky, a white image on the screen, to counteract my image in the ring. America has to have its white images, no matter where it gets them. Jesus, Wonder Woman, Tarzan and Rocky.
If you have stage fright, it never goes away. But then I wonder: is the key to that magical performance because of the fear?
Man has to awaken to wonder - and so perhaps do peoples. Science is a way of sending him to sleep again.
The only way to avoid being miserable is not to have enough leisure to wonder whether you are happy or not.
George Bernard Shaw
I wonder what it's like to be from a state that is spread across a few islands way out in the Pacific Ocean, only added to the United States in 1959. Not only that but to be the birthplace of America's first black president? Pretty cool, I bet.
Who among us has never looked up into the heavens on a starlit night, lost in wonder at the vastness of space and the beauty of the stars?
Water is to me, I confess, a phenomenon which continually awakens new feelings of wonder as often as I view it.
I love films where you go into the cinema and loosen the edges of yourself and you hopefully enter into the world of the film. You're watching something unfold before you. I prefer the idea of wonder or intense wonder over shock or something.
Most photographers would feel a certain embarrassment in admitting publicly that they carried within them a sense of wonder, yet without it they would not produce the work they do, whatever their particular field.
There are three kinds of people in this world: people who make it happen, people who watch what happens, and people who wonder what happened.
When I got pregnant, I became very interested in natural products. You wonder what you're putting on your skin when you're carrying a child.
American education is still the wonder of the world, and we must open the schoolhouse doors, not close them.
Philosophy begins in wonder. And, at the end, when philosophic thought has done its best, the wonder remains.
Alfred North Whitehead
I get scared to death when I see people who say they've found Jesus Christ, and they're out there, and I wonder, who's teaching them? Who's mentoring them?
The more I come to recognize my story's place in God's grander Story, my once-bewildered questions are turning to psalms of thanksgiving at the wonder that I have been included in what He is doing.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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