Just when you think you know the answers, I change the questions.— Roddy Piper
Unusual Answering Questions quotations
The wise man doesn't give the right answers, he poses the right questions.
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?'
If more government is the answer, then it was a really stupid question.
Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers.
I don't like a girl on social media, when you have an open inbox, answering questions from dudes left and right, every day. What's the point? It's like having your number all out.
Sometimes the questions are complicated and the answers are simple.
A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.
Don't spend your precious time asking "Why isn't the world a better place?" It will only be time wasted. The question to ask is "How can I make it better?" To that there is an answer.
To the intelligent man or woman, life appears infinitely mysterious.
But the stupid have an answer for every question.
You know, the ancient Egyptians had a beautiful belief about death.
When their souls got to the entrance to heaven, the guards asked two questions. Their answers determined whether they were able to enter or not. 'Have you found joy in your life?' 'Has your life brought joy to others?'
We are closer to God when we are asking questions than when we think we have the answers.
Life has no meaning. Each of us has meaning and we bring it to life. It is a waste to be asking the question when you are the answer.
We must be cautious in claiming God is on our side.
I think the real question we must answer is, are we on His side?
Life is the question and life is the answer, and God is the reason and love is the way.
When I meet God, I am going to ask him two questions: Why relativity ? And why turbulence ? I really believe he will have an answer for the first.
The answers to these questions will determine your success or failure.
1) Can people trust me to do what's right? 2) Am I committed to doing my best? 3) Do I care about other people and show it? If the answers to these questions are yes, there is no way you can fail.
There are years that ask questions and years that answer.
You can tell whether a man is clever by his answers. You can tell whether a man is wise by his questions.
It is reasonable to ask who or what created the universe, but if the answer is God, then the question has merely been deflected to that of who created God.
Dreams are today's answers to tomorrow's questions.
The scientist is not a person who gives the right answers, he is one who asks the right questions.
Jesus didn't come to tell us the answers to the questions of life, he came to be the answer.
The purpose of studying economics is not to acquire a set of ready-made answers to economic questions, but to learn how to avoid being deceived by economists.
There was a time when I had all the answers.
My real growth began when I discovered that the questions to which I had the answers were not the important questions.
The right question is usually more important than the right answer.
There are four questions of value in life, Don Octavio.
What is sacred? Of what is the spirit made? What is worth living for and what is worth dying for? The answer to each is the same. Only love.
So we shall let the reader answer this question for himself: who is the happier man, he who has braved the storm of life and lived or he who has stayed securely on shore and merely existed?
Be patient. Let God answer your question on His schedule, not yours.
There are questions I'm still not wise enough to answer, just wise enough to no longer ask.
Being an intellectual creates a lot of questions and no answers.
You can fill your life up with ideas and still go home lonely. All you really have that really matters are feelings. That's what music is to me.” – Janis Joplin
Often people ask what I'm photographing, which is a hard question to answer.
And the best what I've come up with is I just say: Life today.
There is a total incompatibility between the joy of reading, a vagabond experience, and the experience of reading in order to answer questions, and explain what you understood.
Where conflicting interests must be reconciled, the question shall always be answered from the standpoint of the greatest good of the greatest number in the long run.
It is better to know some of the questions than all of the answers.