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Definition of Curiosity

Curiosity

  1. The state or quality or being curious; nicety; accuracy; exactness; elaboration.
  2. Disposition to inquire, investigate, or seek after knowledge; a desire to gratify the mind with new information or objects of interest; inquisitiveness.
  3. That which is curious, or fitted to excite or reward attention.

Curiosity Quotations

We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we're curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.
Walt Disney

The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing.
Albert Einstein

I think, at a child's birth, if a mother could ask a fairy godmother to endow it with the most useful gift, that gift should be curiosity.
Eleanor Roosevelt

Some advice: keep the flame of curiosity and wonderment alive, even when studying for boring exams. That is the well from which we scientists draw our nourishment and energy. And also, learn the math. Math is the language of nature, so we have to learn this language.
Michio Kaku

Curiosity is the lust of the mind.
Thomas Hobbes
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Curiosity Translations

curiosity in Dutch is nieuwsgierigheid, weetgierigheid
curiosity in Latin is curiositas
curiosity in Norwegian is nyskjerrighet
curiosity in Portuguese is curiosidade
curiosity in Spanish is curiosidad, curiosidad
curiosity in Swedish is nyfikenhet