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What are the best inquisitive quotes?

We've gathered this hand-picked list of quotes to show you what is inquisitive!

Whether a inspirational quote from your favorite celebrity Horace, Thomas Howard or an motivational message about giving it your best from a successful business person, we can all benefit from a famous inquisitive quote.

Avoid inquisitive persons, for they are sure to be gossips, their ears are open to hear, but they will not keep what is entrusted to them. — Horace

That religious earnestness forever tends toward fright and hence towards brittleness and inquisition is clear enough in mythology and history. — Thomas Howard

He fashioned hell for the inquisitive. — Augustine of Hippo

I am struck by the way people behave on the Tube. They look at each other beadily and inquisitively, and something goes on in their thoughts which must be equivalent to the way dogs and other animals, when they meet, sniff each other's arses and nuzzle each other's fur. — Graham Swift

There are innumerable questions to which the inquisitive mind can in this state receive no answer: Why do you and I exist? Why was this world created? Since it was to be created, why was it not created sooner? — Samuel Johnson

Every man ought to be inquisitive through every hour of his great adventure down to the day when he shall no longer cast a shadow in the sun. For if he dies without a question in his heart, what excuse is there for his continuance? — Frank Moore Colby

Curiosity is one of the lowest of the human faculties. You will have noticed in daily life that when people are inquisitive they nearly always have bad memories and are usually stupid at bottom. — E. M. Forster

Who originated that most exquisite of inquisitions, the condolence system? — Elizabeth Stuart Phelps