Every time history repeats itself, the price goes up
Every time history repeats itself, the price goes up.
The first and simplest emotion which we discover in the human mind, is curiosity. Edmund Burke It is, in fact, nothing short of a miracle that the modern methods of instruction have not entirely strangled the holy curiosity of inquiry. Albert Einstein Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers. Voltaire Curiosity is lying in wait for every secret. Ralph Waldo Emerson Mere curiosity adds wings to every step. Johann Wolfgang von GoetheRead more
Curiosity is little more than another name for Hope. Augustus William Hare and Julius Charles Hare, Guesses at Truth, by Two Brothers, 1827 The larger the island of knowledge, the longer the shoreline of wonder Ralph W. Sockman There are no foolish questions, and no man becomes a fool until he has stopped asking questions Charles Proteus Steinmetz If you read someone else's diary, you get what you deserve David SedarisRead more
The curiosity to know things has been given to man as a scourge. Apocrypha All my life I've been harassed by questions: Why is something this way and not another? How do you account for that? This rage to understand, to fill in the blanks, only makes life more banal. If we could only find the courage to leave our destiny to chance, to accept the fundamental mystery of our lives, then we might be closer to the sort of happiness that comes with innocence. Luis Bunuel Curiosity is, in great and generous minds, the first passion and the last. Samuel Johnson We never stop investigating. We are never satisfied that we know enough to get by. Every question we answer leads on to another question. This has become the greatest survival trick of our species. Desmond MorrisRead more