Quotes about Questioning

"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?"

Jim Rohn (September 17, 1930 - December 5, 2009) was an American entrepreneur, author and motivational speaker.

"We hear only those questions for which we are in a position to find answers."

Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche (October 15, 1844 – August 25, 1900) was a 19th-century German philosopher and classical philologist. He wrote critical texts on religion, morality, contemporary culture, philosophy and science, displaying a fondness for metaphor, irony and aphorism.

"So long as you have food in your mouth, you have solved all questions for the time being."

Franz Kafka (3 July 1883 – 3 June 1924) was an influential German-language writer of novels and short stories, regarded by critics as one of the most influential authors of the 20th century.

"My whole life is waiting for the questions to which I have prepared answers."

Sir Tom Stoppard (born 3 July 1937) is an influential British playwright, knighted in 1997.

"Any knowledge that doesn't lead to new questions quickly dies out: it fails to maintain the temperature required for sustaining life."

Wislawa Szymborska-Wlodek (-) was a Polish poet, essayist, translator and recipient of the 1996 Nobel Prize in Literature.

"If you are going to ask yourself life-changing questions, be sure to do something with the answers."

Bo Bennet (born February 16, 1972) American businessman

"The only questions that really matter are the ones you ask yourself."

Ursula Kroeber Le Guin (born October 21, 1929) is an American author of novels, children's books, and short stories, mainly in the genres of fantasy and science fiction. She has also written poetry and essays.

"We thought that we had the answers, it was the questions we had wrong."

Paul David Hewson (born 10 May 1960) most commonly known by his stage name Bono, is an Irish singer, musician, and humanitarian best known for being the main vocalist of the Dublin-based rock band U2.

"The only interesting answers are those that destroy the questions."

Susan Sontag (January 16, 1933 – December 28, 2004) was an American author, literary theorist, and political activist.

"There are years that ask questions and years that answer."

Zora Neale Hurston (January 7, 1891 – January 28, 1960) was an American folklorist, anthropologist, and author during the time of the Harlem Renaissance.