A person who is too nice an observer of the business of the crowd, like one who is too curious in observing the labor of bees, will often be stung for his curiosity.
– Alexander Pope
I have always had a curious nature; I enjoy learning, but I dislike being taught.
– Winston Churchill
There are no foolish questions, and no man becomes a fool until he has stopped asking questions.
– Charles Proteus Steinmetz
Curiosity is the very basis of education and if you tell me that curiosity killed the cat, I say only the cat died nobly.
– Arnold Edinborough
Curiosity in children, is but an appetite for knowledge. The great reason why children abandon themselves wholly to silly pursuits and trifle away their time insipidly is, because they find their curiosity balked, and their inquiries neglected.
– John Locke
The whole art of teaching is the only art of awakening the natural curiosity of young minds for the purpose of satisfying it afterwards; and curiosity itself can be vivid and wholesome only in proportion as the mind is contented and happy
– Anatole France
Curiosity about life in all of its aspects, I think, is still the secret of great creative people.
– Leo Burnett
Human curiosity, the urge to know, is a powerful force and is perhaps the best secret weapon of all in the struggle to unravel the workings of the natural world.
– Aaron Klug
Around here, however, we don’t look backwards for very long. We keep moving forward, opening up new doors and doing new things, because we’re curious…and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.
– Walt Disney
Satisfaction of one’s curiosity is one of the greatest sources of happiness in life.
– Linus Pauling
The whole art of teaching is only the art of awakening the natural curiosity of young minds for the purpose of satisfying it afterwards.
– Anatole France