Famous Question Quotes in English with Images

A thinker sees his own actions as experiments and questions – as attempts to find our something. Success and failure are for him answers above all.

- Question Quotes by Friedrich Nietzsche

One’s first step in wisdom is to question everything – and one’s last is to come to terms with everything.

- Question Quotes by George Christoph Lichtenberg

I never have found the perfect quote.  At best I have been able to find a string of quotations which merely circle the ineffable idea I seek to express.

- Caldwell O’Keefe Quotes

I am reminded of the professor who, in his declining hours, was asked by his devoted pupils for his final counsel. He replied, ‘Verify your quotations.’

- Sir Winston Churchill Quotes

I have suffered a great deal from writers who have quoted this or that sentence of mine either out of its context or in juxtaposition to some incongruous matter which quite distorted my meaning or destroyed it altogether.

- Alfred North Whitehead Quotes

It is a good thing for an uneducated man to read books of quotations. Bartlett’s Familiar Quotations is an admirable work, and I studied it intently.  The quotations when engraved upon the memory give you good thoughts. They also make you anxious to read the authors and look for more.

- Sir Winston Churchill Quotes

The important thing is not to stop questioning.  Curiosity has its own reason for existing.  One cannot help but be in awe when he contemplates the mysteries of eternity, of life, of the marvelous structure of reality.  It is enough if one tries merely to comprehend a little of this mystery every day.  Never lose a holy curiosity.

- Albert Einstein Quotes

The individual who wants to reach the top in business must appreciate the mighty force of habit and must understand that practices are what create habits. We must be quick to break those old habits that break us and hasten to adopt those practices that will become the habits that will help us achieve the success we desire.

- J. Paul Getty

It is better to know some of the questions than all of the answers.

- James Thurber Quotes

It is better to know some of the questions than all of the answers.

- Question Quotes by James Thurber

Look at all the sentences which seem true and question them.

- Question Quotes by David Reisman

Look at all the sentences which seem true and question them.

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In all affairs it’s a healthy thing not and then to hang a question mark on the things you have long taken for granted.

- Question Quotes by Bertrand Russell

In all affairs it’s a healthy thing not and then to hang a question mark on the things you have long taken for granted.

- Question Quotes by Bertrand Russell

A young man is embarrassed to question an older one. 

- Question Quotes by Homer

A young man is embarrassed to question an older one.

- Question Quotes by Homer

Ask questions from your heart and you will be answered from the heart.

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Questions focus our thinking. Ask empowering questions like: What's good about this? What's not perfect about it yet? What am I going to do next time? How can I do this and have fun doing it?.

- Charles Connolly

There are two sides to every question.

- Protagoras Quotes

There are two sides to every question.

- Protagoras Quote

It is not every question that deserves an answer.

- Publilius Syrus Quotes

A wise man’s question contains half the answer.

- Solomon Quotes

So many men so many questions.
(Quot Homines Tot Sententiae)

- Terence Quotes

Judge of a man by his questions rather than by his answers.

- Voltaire Quotes

One must be a wise reader to quote wisely and well.

- Amos Bronson Alcott Quotes

The point of questions is that one can use another’s words to be insulting.

- Amanda Cross Quotes

The act of repeating erroneously the words of another.

- Ambrose Bierce Quotes

When a thing has been said and well, have no scruple.  Take it and copy it.

- Anatole France Quotes

Be careful – with questions, you can damn anything.

- Andre Malraux Quotes

Write a wise saying and your name will live forever.

- Anonymous Quotes

It is unbecoming for young men to utter maxims.

- Aristotle Quotes

The wisdom of the wise, and the experience of ages, may be preserved by question.

- Benjamin Disraeli Quotes

To be amused by what you read – that is great spring of happy quotations.

- C. E. Montague Quotes

The most erroneous stories are those we think we know best and therefore never scrutinize or question.

- Stephen Jay Gould Quotes

I improve on misquotation.

- Cary Grant Quotes

The American people would not want to know of any misquotes that Dan Quayle may or may not make.

- Dan Quayle Quotes

People will accept your ideas much more readily if you tell them Benjamin Franklin said it first.

- David H. Comins Quotes

What’s the use of a good quotation if you can’t change it?

- Doctor Who Quotes

A facility for quotation covers the absence of original thought.

- Dorothy L. Sayers Quotes

I might repeat to myself slowly and soothingly, a list of quotations beautiful from minds profound – if I can remember any of the damn things.

- Dorothy Parker Quotes

Some for renown, on scraps of learning dote,
And think  they grow immortal as they quote.

- Edward Young Quotes

An epigram often flashes light into regions where reason shines but dimly.

- Edwin P. Whipple Quotes

If you have any doubts that we live in a society controlled by men, try reading down the index of contributors to a volume of quotations, looking for women’s names.

- Elaine Gill Quotes

I often quote myself. It adds spice to my conversation.

- George Bernard Shaw Quotes

After all, all he did was string together a lot of old, well-known quotations.

- H. L. Mencken Quotes

Misquotation is, in fact, the pride and privilege of the learned.  A widely- read man never quotes accurately, for the rather obvious reason that he has read too widely.

- Hesketh Pearson Quotes

Misquotations are the only quotations that are never misquoted.

- Hesketh Pearson Quotes

Life itself is a quotation.

- Jorge Luis Borges Quotes

A fine quotation is a diamond on the finger of a man of wit, and a pebble in the hand of a fool.

- Joseph Roux Quotes

What a good thing Adam had. When he said a good thing he knew nobody had said it before.

- Mark Twain Quotes

I love quotations because it is a joy to find thoughts one might have, beautifully expressed with much authority by someone recognized wiser than oneself.

- Marlene Dietrich Quotes

A thought is often original, though you have uttered it a hundred times.

- Oliver Wendell Holmes Quotes

Now we sit through Shakespeare in order to recognize the quotations.

- Orson Welles Quotes

A quotation in a speech, article or book is like a rifle in the hands of an infantryman.  It speaks with authority.

- Brandan Francis Quotes

Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else’s opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.

- Oscar Wilde Quotes

Have you ever observed that we pay much more attention to a wise passage when it is quoted than when we read it in the original author?

- Philip G. Hamerton Quotes

There is not less wit nor less invention in applying rightly a thought one finds in a book, than in being the first author of that thought.

- Pierre Bayle Quotes

Immortality. I notice that as soon as writers broach this question they begin to quote.  I hate quotation. Tell me what you know.

- Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes

Next to the originator of a good sentence is the first quoter of it.

- Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes

The surest way to make a monkey of a man is to quote him.

- Robert Benchley Quotes

A quotation, like a pun, should come unsought, and then be welcomed only for some propriety of felicity justifying the intrusion.

- Robert Chapman Quotes

A book of quotations… can never be complete.

- Robert M. Hamilton Quotes

He wrapped himself in quotations – as a beggar would enfold himself in the purple of Emperors.

- Rudyard Kipling Quotes

Classical quotation is the parole of literary men all over the world.

- Samuel Johnson Quotes

Every quotation contributes something to the stability or enlargement of the language.

- Samuel Johnson Quotes

I shall never be ashamed of citing a bad author if the line is good.

- Seneca Quotes

Famous remarks are very seldom quote correctly.

- Simeon Strunsky Quotes

A short saying oft contains much wisdom.

- Sophocles Quotes

It is better to be quotable than to be honest.

- Tom Stoppard Quotes

A witty saying proves nothing.

- Voltaire Quotes

She had a pretty gift for quotation, which is a serviceable substitute for wit.

- W. Somerset Maugham Quotes

The outcome of any serious research can only be to make two question grow where only one grew before.

- Thorstein Veblen Quotes

The wisdom of the wise and the experience of the ages is preserved into perpetuity by a nation’s proverbs, fables, folk sayings and quotations.

- William Feather Quotes

I didn’t really say everything I said.

- Yogi Berra Quotes

Everything of importance has been said before by somebody who did not discover it.

- Alfred North Whitehead Quotes