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The sun shines and warms and lights us and we have no curiosity to know why this is so; but we ask the reason of all evil, of pain, and hunger, and mosquitoes and silly people.
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Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes

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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.
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Eleanor Roosevelt Quotes

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Manners must adorn knowledge and smooth its way in the world, without them it is like a great rough diamond, very well in a closet by way of curiosity, and also for its intrinsic value; but most prized when polished.
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Earl of Chesterfield Quotes

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Morality comes with the sad wisdom of age, when the sense of curiosity has withered.
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Henry Graham Greene Quotes

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Curiosity is a willing, a proud, an eager confession of ignorance.
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S. Leonard Rubinstein Quotes

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The cure for boredom is curiosity. There is no cure for curiosity.
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Dorothy Parker Quotes

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Curiosity is only vanity. Most frequently we wish not to know, but to talk. We would not take a sea voyage for the sole pleasure of seeing without hope of ever telling.
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Blaise Pascal Quotes

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Curiosity is the very basis of education and if you tell me that curiosity killed the cat, I say only the cat died nobly.
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Arnold Edinborough Quotes

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Libraries are the wardrobes of literature, whence men, properly informed may bring forth something for ornament, much for curiosity, and more for use.
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William Dyer Quotes

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You can teach a student a lesson for a day; but if you can teach him to learn by creating curiosity, he will continue the learning process as long as he lives.
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Clay P. Bedford Quotes

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A teacher is a compass that activates the magnets of curiosity, knowledge, and wisdom in the pupils.
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Ever Garrison Quotes

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