"Never let fear stop you from asking something you don't
understand or know. To pretend or to act as if you know is not a wise
thing to do."
"Asking, 'Why?' is the key to everything. Question always. Answer the why.
Vickie Gould, Why
Inspirational Quotes |
Isaac Newton, a true visionary of his time (the late 1600s), was a man
looking in many directions for answers to questions most people didn't
even know to ask.
Will Craig, Living the Hero's Journey
"I believe people who love us help give us answers and not more questions.
They show us how to do something; they don't ask us how we are going to
Words of Encouragement |
"Questions are the root of everything great I have done in life.
The most creative ideas ever experienced are often conceptualized
by asking simple questions."
Jeff Shinabarger, More or Less
"Here is the true meaning and value of compassion and nonviolence,
when it helps us to see the enemy's point of view, to hear his questions,
to know his assessment of ourselves."
Martin Luther King, Jr.
"The wise man doesn't give the right answers, he poses the right questions."
An Important Question |
"Some people question whether there's a perfect love I declare I don't
have to question when I have the answer
and that is you."
Nigel Daring, Love Poems: Perspectives
Valentines Day Quotes |
"I have thought about the question for many years. I am aware that
it is a big taboo, but I think it is time to confront it. Is death the end,
or is there something more?"
Dinesh D'Souza, Life After Death
"The important thing is never to stop questioning."
Never Quit |
"As you prepare to celebrate Christmas this year, ask yourself this
question: Have you left room in your inn for Jesus?"
Christmas Quotes |
Plain question and plain answer make the shortest road out of most perplexities.
Asking the right question and listening to the answer is a great
relationship builder, which is important to the persuasion process.
Zig Ziglar, Selling 101
The man who asks a question is a fool for a minute,
the man who does not ask is a fool for life.
Poems about Life |
"A prudent question is one-half of wisdom."
"You can tell whether a man is clever by his answers. You can tell whether
a man is wise by his questions."
Personal Development Goals |
"Animals are such agreeable friends, they ask no questions,
they pass no criticisms."
"If you don't know, ask. You will be a fool for the moment, but a
wise man for the rest of your life."
"Questions focus our thinking. Ask empowering questions like:
What's good about this? What's not perfect about it yet?
What am I going to do next time? How can I do this and have fun doing it?"
"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."
Inspirational Thoughts |
"I have always been fascinated, bordering on obsessed, with questions.
Like most kids, I asked a lot of questions when I was younger.
The problem, especially for my friends and family, is
that I never outgrew that habit."
James E. Ryan
"Always question the "why"; don't be satisfied with only knowing the "how".
Catherine Pulsifer, Job Improvement How but Why
Quotes to Live By |
Preparation is what allows the teacher to truly inspire....
It's in knowing what questions to ask and what answers to give."
Shawn L. Anderson, A Better Life
Preparation Quotes |
"Millions saw the apple fall, but Newton was the one who asked why."
Bernard M. Baruch
"No man really becomes a fool until he stops asking questions."
Daily Motivation Quotes |
"People asking questions, lost in confusion,
well I tell them there's no problem, only solutions."
"You know children are growing up when they start asking questions
that have answers."
John J. Plomp
"If we would have new knowledge, we must get a whole world
of new questions."
Susanne K. Langer
"Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers."
Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire
"When a child asks a question, no matter how obscure it may be,
it is their way of trying to understand something."
Sara Deedley, Positive Parenting
When we want answers to the "mysteries" of the universe, or of ourselves,
we don't go to philosophers, poets, mystics, or priests.
We go to scientists, many of whom, it seems to me, are only
too happy to provide confident, convincing answers even if they
have as much idea about the mystery as anyone else.
Gary Lachman, Lost Knowledge of the Imagination
Poems about Life |
"I believe that the degree of determination to accomplish any significant
task requires a clear answer to the why question:
Why am I doing this?"
Ken Baugh, Be Determined
"Asking questions is one of the fundamental keys of learning.
It is always better to ask a question than pretend you understand."
"When I believe I can give a biblical response to the question with integrity,
I do so. However, no matter how
strongly some people feel about other issues, many of the common
questions have no definitive answers from
God's sacred answer book - the Bible."
Cecil Murphey; Twila Belk, I Believe in Heaven
"Some may argue that it is important to be someone you are not so that
one can meld into whatever environment you need to, but the question
is this, is it really worth it to be someone you are not? Does being someone
false make you any better a person?"
Catherine Pulsifer, Are You Really Who You Are
Being Yourself Quotes |
"Good teaching is more a giving of right questions than a giving of right answers."
Over time, our work and research in the field have convinced
us that student behaviors, including the willingness and ability of
students to ask questions, are perhaps a more important part of the
thinking and learning equation than teacher questioning behaviors themselves.
Jackie A. Walsh, Thinking Through Quality Questioning
"What is love? Surprisingly that is one of the most googled questions of all."
M. Prefontaine, 501 Quotes About Love
Love Quotes |
"To raise new questions, new possibilities, to regard old problems from
a new angle, requires creative imagination and marks real advance in science."
"We can see a world filled with challenges with the realization we have
the capacity to overcome them. To make this point read the wisdom
of Jim Rohn, "To solve any problem, here are three questions to ask
yourself: First, what could I do? Second, what could I read? And third,
who could I ask?"
Catherine Pulsifer, Happiness and Perceptions
"The beginning of wisdom is found in doubting; by doubting we
come to the question, and by seeking we may come upon the truth."
"Being able to ask good questions to discover more about the other person
or understand something is probably one of the most important interpersonal
D. Chandler, Communication: Influence and Persuasion Secrets
"Ask no questions, and you'll be told no lies."
Charles Dickens, Great Expectations
"When you find yourself stressed, ask yourself one question: Will this matter in 5 years from now? If yes, then do something about the situation. If no, then let it go."
"It's important to question what you believe so that you can know whether or
not you really believe it. In fact, faith is often born out of questions."
Daniel Colston, Jesus Without Lines
"I believe the qualities of our lives are determined by the people we meet,
the books we read, and the questions we ask."
David DeNotaris, Feeling Your Way Through Life
"One of the biggest obstacles to making a change is that we often do not give
ourselves enough credit. One question to get you moving towards the real
work you would rather do is to ask yourself what great thing would you
attempt if you knew that you would be successful?
Byron Pulsifer, Do You Dare
"Throughout your life, you will encounter situations where you will
question why you are here and what your purpose is."
Melissa Perry Moraja, Empower Your Soul
"God isn't intimidated by your questions, and He isn't surprised by your doubts."
Cary Schmidt, done: What most religions don't tell you about the Bible
I have called questioning an art. It is so, inasmuch as it is a practical matter,
and to be learned mainly, not by talking about it, but by doing it.
Joshua Girling Fitch, The art of questioning
"The easiest way to set goals is to answer the following questions: What is it I want to achieve? When do I want to achieve it? Where am I today and what action do I need to take to achieve my goal?"
Children ask questions. They are endlessly inquisitive.
They lack adult inhibition, and so they learn and grow at an extraordinary rate.
Inspirational Sayings |
The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason
Top Ten Quotes |
Into hiding - where would we go, in a town or the country, in a house
or a cottage, when, how, where? These were questions I was not allowed
to ask, but I couldn't get them out of my mind.
Anne Frank, The Diary of a young girl Anne Frank
Anne Frank Quotes |
Asking the right question is 50 percent of the answer. "A prudent question,"
Sir Francis Bacon said, "is one-half of wisdom…. He that questions
much learns much." Not many of us realize how important questions
are or how to form them.
Peter Megargee Brown, The Art of Questioning
Francis Bacon Quotes |
I believe if asked the right questions, most people will use their answers
to lead themselves to an appropriate outcome.
Mary White, ReSTYLEing your LIFE
Motivational Quotes About Life |
The aim is to raise questions rather than purport to answer them, and to
offer the footing needed to allow for more informed consideration and
analysis of the key premises and points of disputation along the way.
James R. Acker, Questioning Capital Punishment
A fool can ask more questions in a day than a wise man can answer in a month.
Hence the question of dignity hinges on the question of defining humanness and humanity in all its variations.
Magdalena Smieszek, The Evolving Psyche of Law in Europe
I've had people walk out of my life, due to my circumstance. Can I really count on God to remain and not walk away?
Diane K Hiltz Chamberlain, Answers to Our Everyday Questions
Walk Away |
Questioning for thought provoking insight and understanding,
and for inducing more in-depth thinking in another individual requires
a tactical approach.
Timothy F. Bednarz, Effective Questioning Techniques