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Austrian psychiatrist 1856-1939
The great question that has never been answered, and which I have not yet been able to answer, despite my thirty years of research into the feminine soul, is ''What does a woman want?''
Most of us ask for advice when we know the answer but we want a different one.
Henry David Thoreau
American writer 1817-1862
The greatest compliment that was ever paid me was when one asked what I thought, and attended to my answer.
Canadian lawyer and politician 1821-1893
''How do you know so much about everything?'' was asked of a very wise and intelligent man; and the answer was ''By never being afraid or ashamed to ask questions as to anything of which I was ignorant.
American Poet 1878-1967
Arithmetic is numbers you squeeze from your head to your hand to your pencil to your paper till you get the answer.
American professor 1914-
Before you speak ask yourself if what you are going to say is true, is kind, is necessary, is helpful. If the answer is no, maybe what you are about to say should be left unsaid.
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
German writer and poet 1749-1832
If you want a wise answer, ask a reasonable question.
American music journalist, critic and author 1948-1982
The only questions worth asking today are whether humans are going to have any emotions tomorrow, and what the quality of life will be if the answer is no.
British art criticus 1951-
''Where do architects and designers get their ideas?'' The answer, of course, is mainly from other architects and designers, so is it mere casuistry to distinguish between tradition and plagiarism?
British Writer, Mathematician 1832-1898
''Write that down,'' the King said to the jury, and the jury eagerly wrote down all three dates on their slates, and then added them up, and reduced the answer to shillings and pence.Source: Alice in wonderland
French writer and philosopher (ps. of François Marie Arouet) 1694-1778
'That is indisputable,' was the answer, 'but in this country it is a good thing to kill an admiral from time to time to encourage the others.'
African-American poet and writer 1928-
A bird doesn't sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.
American cultural anthropologist 1901-1978
A city is a place where there is no need to wait for next week to get the answer to a question, to taste the food of any country, to find new voices to listen to and familiar ones to listen to again.
American poet 1885-1972
A civilized man is one who will give a serious answer to a serious question. Civilization itself is a certain sane balance of values.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
American writer and poet 1809-1894
A man may fulfill the object of his existence by asking a question he cannot answer, and attempting a task he cannot achieve.
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