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Disinterested intellectual curiosity is the life blood of real civilization.

Author: G. M. Trevelyan (1876-1962)

Profession: British Historian

I think most people are curious about what it would be like to be able to meet yourself -- it's eerie.

Author: Christy Turlington (1969)

Profession: American Model

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

Author: Source Unknown


The thirst to know and understand, a large and liberal discontent.

Author: Sir William Watson (1858-1935)

Profession: British Poet

Curiosity is as much the parent of attention, as attention is of memory.

Author: Richard Whately (1787-1863)

Profession: British Prelate, Writer