We can judge our progress by the courage of our questions and the depth of our answers, our willingness to embrace what is true rather than what feels good.
It's the questions we can't answer that teach us the most. They teach us how to think. If you give a man an answer, all he gains is a little fact. But give him a question and he'll look for his own answers.
Sometimes, when you don't ask questions, it's not because you are afraid that someone will lie to your face. It's because you're afraid they'll tell you the truth.
Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning.
It is the first responsibility of every citizen to question authority.
A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.
What's the whole point of being pretty on the outside when you're so ugly on the inside?
You see things; you say, 'Why?' But I dream things that never were; and I say 'Why not?'
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How far should a person go in the name of true love?
The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing.
A thinker sees his own actions as experiments and questions--as attempts to find out something. Success and failure are for him answers above all.
Problems that remain persistently insoluble should always be suspected as questions asked in the wrong way.
Why are some things easier to write than say?
We all get distracted, the question is, would you bounce back or bounce backwards?
Why is it that the right people never wind up together? Why are people so afraid to leave a relationship, even if they know it's a bad one?
When a monster stopped behaving like a monster, did it stop being a monster? Did it become something else?
Don't just teach your children to read... Teach them to question what they read. Teach them to question everything.
Is it useful to feel fear, because it prepares you for nasty events, or is it useless, because nasty events will occur whether you are frightened or not?
To learn which questions are unanswerable, and not to answer them: this skill is most needful in times of stress and darkness.
Would you rather live one perfect day over and over or live your life with no perfect days but just decent ones?
Imagine there was a cure, but finding it would cost you everything. It would completely ruin your life. What would you do?
Whenever you are about to find fault with someone, ask yourself the following question: What fault of mine most nearly resembles the one I am about to criticize?
In all affairs it's a healthy thing now and then to hang a question mark on the things you have long taken for granted.
I met an old lady once, almost a hundred years old, and she told me, 'There are only two questions that human beings have ever fought over, all through history. How much do you love me? And Who's in charge?
I can choose either to be a victim of the world or an adventurer in search of treasure. It's all a question of how I view my life.
Why are women... so much more interesting to men than men are to women?
If people could see me the way I see myself - if they could live in my memories - would anyone love me?
How come when it's us, it's an abortion, and when it's a chicken, it's an omelette?
A philosopher once asked, "Are we human because we gaze at the stars, or do we gaze at them because we are human?" Pointless, really..."Do the stars gaze back?" Now, that's a question.
Sometimes I lie awake at night, and I ask, 'Where have I gone wrong'. Then a voice says to me, 'This is going to take more than one night.'
"How do you feel about helicopters?" There was a long pause. "How do you mean? Ethically?" "As a mode of transportation." "Faster than camels, but less sustainable.
Life has no meaning. Each of us has meaning and we bring it to life. It is a waste to be asking the question when you are the answer.
I'm really not up for answering any questions that start with how, when, where, why or what.
The purpose of a storyteller is not to tell you how to think, but to give you questions to think upon.