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The function of a genius is not to give new answers, but to pose new questions which time and mediocrity can resolve.
~By Hugh Trevor Roper ~


A psychologist said to me, there are only two important questions you have to ask yourself. What do you really feel? And, what do you really want? If you can answer those two, you probably can leave your neuroses behind you.
~By Harold Ramis ~


My painting is visible images which conceal nothing... they evoke mystery and indeed when one sees one of my pictures, one asks oneself this simple question 'What does that mean'? It does not mean anything, because mystery means nothing either, it is unknowable.
~By Rene Magritte ~


For every answer, I like to bring up a question. Maybe I'm related to Alfred Hitchcock or maybe I got to know him too well, but I think life should be that way.
~By Kim Novak ~


Awareness requires a rupture with the world we take for granted; then old categories of experience are called into question and revised.
~By Shoshana Zuboff ~


But nothing in India is identifiable, the mere asking of a question causes it to disappear or to merge in something else.
~By E. M. Forster ~


I think that's not a question that one can answer accurately. I read a whole range of books, quite a lot of history at the time, and still do read a lot. I read very widely.
~By John Hume ~


I explained that we would like to adjust our position on the Syrian question to theirs, as, in our view, they are the decisive factor in our relations with our neighbors, and Syria is unimportant.
~By Moshe Sharett ~


Heart is what drives us and determines our fate. That is what I need for my characters in my books: a passionate heart. I need mavericks, dissidents, adventurers, outsiders and rebels, who ask questions, bend the rules and take risks.
~By Isabel Allende ~


To spell out the obvious is often to call it in question.
~By Eric Hoffer ~


I was going to go make a film in Greece. if they caught you with this much marijuana, they threw you in jail, no questions asked, and I was trying to stuff it in my deodorant bottles. I thought, what I am doing?
~By Dyan Cannon ~


There are countless artists whose shoes I am not worthy to polish - whose prints would not pay the printer. The question of judgment is a puzzling one.
~By Maxfield Parrish ~


When it is a question of God's almighty Spirit, never say, "I can't."
~By Oswald Chambers ~


If I were asked for a one line answer to the question' What makes a woman good in bed?' I would say, 'A man who is good in bed.'
~By Bob Guccione ~


As we learn from the New Testament, the Jews and the Samaritans in the days of Jesus were not agreed on the question which was the proper place of worship, but that there could be only one was taken to be as certain as the unity of God Himself.
~By Julius Wellhausen ~


It's a question of keeping one's eyes and ears open and watching how other people play the game. They're watching me too, to see what my attitude is like.
~By Charles Dance ~


One of the oddities about being Judy Garland's daughter was that everyone treated my mother with such awe that they would never have asked me the normal questions kids get about their moms.
~By Lorna Luft ~


Unless you're flat out dead, you have to think of some other questions like: what's on the other side? It brings up issues of God, or no God. How does he play into this? Or he, or she, or it? How does it all play into this?
~By Michael Keaton ~


Asking the right questions takes as much skill as giving the right answers.
~By Robert Half ~


The only question to ask yourself is, how much are you willing to sacrifice to achieve this success?
~By Larry Flynt ~


Patriotism was a living fire of unquestioned belief and purpose.
~By Frank Knox ~


On the one hand, the financial projection is on the agenda - we will see if this problem can be resolved or not. I think it is a right idea to stage a special summit, which would deal with the question of priorities of European politics.
~By Angela Merkel ~


I guess the one question I will not get today is: When are you going to do anything about cellular?
~By Bernard Ebbers ~


I used to ask Sean questions about acting. He's a brilliant actor, but I could never digest his information. I work primarily on an intuitive level.
~By Robin Wright Penn ~


I especially object to having my character assassinated by reference to events from my past which bear absolutely no relationship to the question of who the anthrax killer is.
~By Steven Hatfill ~


I knew early on after the first couple episodes were fully scored and animated that we had a real quality show here. But I always questioned whether or not it would work.
~By Steve Burns ~


An expert knows all the answers - if you ask the right questions.
~By Levi Strauss ~


My response, a dubious and hesitant one, is that it has been and may continue to be, in the time that is left to me, more productive to live out the question than to try to answer it in abstract terms.
~By J. M. Coetzee ~


Journalists are accused of being lapdogs when they don't ask the hard questions, but then accused of being rude when they do. Good thing we have tough hides.
~By Gwen Ifill ~


If there's any message to my work, it is ultimately that it's OK to be different, that it's good to be different, that we should question ourselves before we pass judgment on someone who looks different, behaves different, talks different, is a different color.
~By Johnny Depp ~


When we ask American men and women in uniform to fight for this country and to defend this country's interest and then to send them overseas, there is no question we have an obligation to protect them and provide for their safety.
~By Byron Dorgan ~


All I ever promised was that I was sure I could develop a new pharmacological agent which might answer a physiological question. Any utility would be implicit in that answer.
~By James W. Black ~


I have absolutely no regret about my vote against this war. The same questions remain. The cost in human lives, the cost to our budget, probably 100 billion. We could have probably brought down that statue for a lot less.
~By Nancy Pelosi ~


But if you're talking about fine art work, then I think you have to ask yourself some pretty deep questions about why it is you want to take pictures and what it is you want to say.
~By Leonard Nimoy ~


I'm homosexual... How and why are idle questions. It's a little like wanting to know why my eyes are green.
~By Jean Genet ~


The Question to be considered is, Whether the Government have reason by a Law, to prohibit the taking more than 4 l. per cent Interest for Money lent, or to leave the Borrower and Lender to make their own Bargains.
~By Dudley North ~


A sudden bold and unexpected question doth many times surprise a man and lay him open.
~By Francis Bacon ~


We want our government to protect us, to make sure something like 9/11 never happens again. We quickly moved to give law enforcement more power to do this. But that now begs the question, did we move to fast? Did we give too much power away? I don't have the answer.
~By Michael Connelly ~


The advent of electronically synthesized sound after World War II has unquestionably had enormous influence on music in general.
~By George Crumb ~


It is evident that one cannot say anything demonstrable about the problem before having resolved these preliminary questions, and yet we hardly possess the necessary information to solve some of them.
~By Georges Cuvier ~


I never learn anything talking. I only learn things when I ask questions.
~By Lou Holtz ~


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?"
~By Sigmund Freud ~


The question of the composition of perceptible objects is one which already occupied the mind of the ancient Greeks.
~By Johannes Stark ~


If I couldn't do it, then I'd be defeated. I've got the tools to do it. I never did question my tools.
~By Billy Higgins ~


I'm always looking, and I'm always asking questions.
~By Anne Rice ~


One of the most important things one can do in life is to brutally question every single thing you are taught.
~By Bryant H. McGill ~


The question of the family now divides our society so deeply that the opposing sides cannot even agree on a definition of the institution they are arguing about.
~By Christopher Lasch ~


If an honest man is the noblest work of God, then Mr. Lincoln's title to high nobility is clear and unquestioned.
~By Matthew Simpson ~


Above and beyond the question of how to grow the economy there is a legitimate concern about how to grow the quality of our lives.
~By Paul Wellstone ~


When the problems in Northern Ireland started, it was not a question of Protestantism or Catholicism, because the Catholic church was the only church at that time-it was a nationalist conflict.
~By Harri Holkeri ~


Examine each question in terms of what is ethically and aesthetically right, as well as what is economically expedient.
~By Aldo Leopold ~


Dignity, and even holiness too, sometimes, are more questions of coat and waistcoat than some people imagine.
~By Charles Dickens ~


That is the essence of science: ask an impertinent question, and you are on the way to a pertinent answer.
~By Jacob Bronowski ~


I just kept on doing what everyone starts out doing. The real question is, why did other people stop?
~By William Stafford ~


Although there was a screenplay, the actors never knew what questions I was going to ask them, and all of my character's voice-over narration and scenes were added after the fact.
~By Griffin Dunne ~


Life is an unanswered question, but let's still believe in the dignity and importance of the question.
~By Tennessee Williams ~


If you choose the wrong questions and you proceed, you still get a result, but it's not interesting.
~By Bruce Nauman ~


Clever people seem not to feel the natural pleasure of bewilderment, and are always answering questions when the chief relish of a life is to go on asking them.
~By Frank Moore Colby ~


The question of peace, progress and prosperity, it's a motherhood statement, all of us like it.
~By Sellapan Ramanathan ~


Waste is worse than loss. The time is coming when every person who lays claim to ability will keep the question of waste before him constantly. The scope of thrift is limitless.
~By Thomas A. Edison ~


At this point we've answered about every question you could possibly imagine about Deep Space Nine, so we do this thing called Theatrical Jazz, where we do a show of bits and pieces of things from plays and literature, poetry... stuff that we like. It's fun.
~By Rene Auberjonois ~


So long as we use a certain language, all questions that we can ask will have to be formulated in it and will thereby confirm the theory of the universe which is implied in the vocabulary and structure of the language.
~By Michael Polanyi ~


What is in question is a kind of book reviewing which seems to be more and more popular: the loose putting down of opinions as though they were facts, and the treating of facts as though they were opinions.
~By Gore Vidal ~


Life is essentially a question of values.
~By Meir Kahane ~


What is the answer? In that case, what is the question?
~By Gertrude Stein ~


I'm tired of being labelled anti-American because I ask questions.
~By Susan Sarandon ~


I was raised with the notion that it was OK to ask questions, and it was OK to say, I'm not sure. I believe, but I'm not quite so certain about the resurrection.
~By Peter Jennings ~


On a Chinese film you just give orders, no one questions you. Here, you have to convince people, you have to tell them why you want to do it a certain way, and they argue with you. Democracy.
~By Ang Lee ~


In November 2000, the Republicans stole from America our most precious right of all: the right to free and fair elections... Now President Bush occupies the White House, but with questionable legitimacy.
~By Cynthia McKinney ~


Society questions the police and their methods, and the police say, Do you want the criminals off the street or not?
~By Kurt Russell ~


At the heart of these challenges lies the question of how the institutions of the European Union make laws, the types of laws they pass and the effectiveness with which those laws are implemented on civil society and the economy.
~By John Hutton ~


It was not easy to get all my questions answered, frankly.
~By Richard Ben Veniste ~


There are people that bring artists to me to look at it and it's a question of whether I like their music and their look and if I think there's something they have that makes them different and commercial.
~By Kenneth Edmonds ~


Part of my heritage being Korean, it's going to be interesting going to Korea and answering these questions dealing with North and South Korea.
~By Rick Yune ~


But as you say, the fundamental stumbling block is the question of the future of the economy. And it's not just the sort of economic laboratory question, of what kind of system would best generate growth, which is the way it's presented.
~By Joe Slovo ~


Because, you know, resilience - if you think of it in terms of the Gold Rush, then you'd be pretty depressed right now because the last nugget of gold would be gone. But the good thing is, with innovation, there isn't a last nugget. Every new thing creates two new questions and two new opportunities.
~By Jeff Bezos ~


For a novelist, a given historic situation is an anthropologic laboratory in which he explores his basic question: What is human existence?
~By Milan Kundera ~


What should exist? To me, that's the most exciting question imaginable. What do we need that we don't have? How can we realize our potential?
~By Paul Allen ~


The ideal of a pure phenomenology will be perfected only by answering this question; pure phenomenology is to be separated sharply from psychology at large and, specifically, from the descriptive psychology of the phenomena of consciousness.
~By Edmund Husserl ~


From those few pending questions which the Commission would be called upon to solve at its fourth session, the most important one was the entry into force of the treaty.
~By Alfonso G. Robles ~


There's no question that Whale's movies are classics. They were wonderful, and successful.
~By Bill Condon ~


Marie Stopes had established the first birth control clinic in Britain; the whole question of informing women, especially those who were poor, about methods of contraception, began to be discussed.
~By Dora Russell ~


The studied, unquestioning pace of my family irritated me.
~By Emanuel Celler ~


This is a very difficult question. If you take a look at the aging population and demographics, we are going to have a big increase in the number of health care jobs needed in the state and in the country.
~By David Obey ~


Those are serious questions of war and peace, of freedom or tyranny, whether or not there is ever going to be a hope of us instilling some democratic systems in a part of the world that frankly is breeding hate and destruction directed right at us.
~By Zach Wamp ~


If you write, one of the questions you're always trying to answer is, Where do you get your ideas? And, if you write, you know how pointless a question this is and how difficult it is to answer.
~By Lynn Abbey ~


For a time I didn't want to answer any questions about Queen. I'd like to be viewed as something alive and relevant, not some fossil.
~By Brian May ~


Science and literature give me answers. And they ask me questions I will never be able to answer.
~By Mark Haddon ~


If you never ask yourself any questions about the meaning of a passage, you cannot expect the book to give you any insight you do not already possess.
~By Mortimer Adler ~


One thing that hasn't changed, though, is that we still have to hear the new ad 2 or 3 times before it begins to affect us, even when we're already familiar with the advertiser in question and have a positive opinion of them.
~By Roy H. Williams ~


More and more do I see that only a successful revolution in India can break England's back forever and free Europe itself. It is not a national question concerning India any longer; it is purely international.
~By Agnes Smedley ~


When the media defines something, you have to question: Is it the definition that you want applied to your culture? I'm trying to determine who's leaving the legacy, and if the legacy that is being left is a positive one.
~By Tim Reid ~


We can't be as good as we'd want to, so the question then becomes, how do we cope with our own badness?
~By Nick Hornby ~


I like the big questions.
~By Christy Turlington ~


States are like people. They do not question the awful status quo until some dramatic event overturns the conventional and lax way of thinking.
~By Victor Davis Hanson ~


While that amendment failed, human cloning continues to advance and the breakthrough in this unethical and morally questionable science is around the corner.
~By Mike Pence ~


The great questions of the day will not be settled by means of speeches and majority decisions but by iron and blood.
~By Otto von Bismarck ~


The subject of my work has a lot to do with general, artistic matters, questions like: What is creativity? Where do we come from? What are our motors? What is coincidence? What is logic?
~By Alva Noto ~


A hundred years ago, of course, the question that the German Composers' Co-operative asked itself sounded a lot more fundamental: How do you create a fair share for those who ensure that works can actually be performed at all?
~By Johannes Rau ~


'What do you really think happens after you die?' That's the question that everyone, everyone, everyone asks. And I'm so sick of it. But my true answer is, I don't know. And there's no way I'm going to find out 'til it happens.
~By Ellen Muth ~

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