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"Half of science is asking the right questions." - Roger Bacon

"Asking the right questions is as important as answering them" - Benoit Mandelbrot

"Asking the right questions takes as much skill as giving the right answers." - Robert Half

"You can't get right answers if you're asking the wrong questions." - Mark Victor Hansen

"Data is the new science. Big Data holds the answers. Are you asking the right questions?" - Patrick P. Gelsinger

"I wish that we worried more about asking the right questions instead of being so hung up on finding answers." - Madeleine L'Engle

"Quora found success by connecting the right reward to the intended behavior of asking and answering questions.
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"When I stop asking questions, something's wrong." - Rene Marie

"Asking good questions is half of learning." - Elijah Muhammad

"When will you start asking different questions? Better questions?" - Shahrukh Khan

"If you don't ask the right questions, you don't get the right answers. A question asked in the right way often points to its own answer. Asking questions is the ABC of diagnosis. Only the inquiring mind solves problems." - Edward Hodnett

"I cannot expect even my own art to provide all of the answers, only to hope it keeps asking the right questions." - Grace Hartigan

"In a way, I think religion is to be admired for asking the right questions. I just think it's got the wrong answers." - Richard Dawkins

"You do not need to justify asking questions. But if you think you have found answers, you do not have the right to remain silent." - Jacob Neusner

"a good part of the trick to being a first-rate scientist is in asking the right questions or asking them in ways that make it possible to find answers." - Anne Roe

"Ask the right questions. The fastest way to change the answers you receive - from yourself and others - is to change the questions you ask. Asking the right questions will get you better answers - because the questions you ask will either limit or expand the possible responses." - Lee J. Colan

"Solutions come through evolution. They come through asking the right questions, because the answers pre-exist. It is the questions that we must define and discover. You don't invent the answer-you reveal the answer." - Jonas Salk

"Philosophy may be defined as the art of asking the right question...awareness of the problem outlives all solutions. The answers are questions in disguise, every new answer giving rise to new questions." - Abraham Joshua Heschel

"In a way, math isn't the art of answering mathematical questions, it is the art of asking the right questions, the questions that give you insight, the ones that lead you in interesting directions, the ones that connect with lots of other interesting questions -the ones with beautiful answers." - Gregory Chaitin

"Once the law starts asking questions, there's no stopping them." - William S Burroughs

"Telling is not selling. Only asking questions is selling." - Brian Tracy

"Those who do not stop asking silly questions become scientists." - Leon M. Lederman

"Even when I was older, I couldn't stop asking questions." - Anne Frank

"Who is in your life asking you the tough questions?" - Jeff Henderson

"Once you start asking questions, innocence is gone." - Mary Astor

"Philosophers are adults who persist in asking childish questions." - Isaiah Berlin

"I'm always looking, and I'm always asking questions." - Anne Rice

"I'm really much better at asking questions than answering them, since asking questions is like a constant deflection of oneself." - Christopher Bollen

"Don't bother asking God for answers about life. Most likely you're asking the wrong questions." - Josh Kilmer-Purcell

"Every time I ask questions about sex, I always end up asking questions about death." - Christian Boltanski

"Leadership isn't answering the questions others ask. Leadership is asking others to answer their own questions." - Simon Sinek

"It's great to be in the position of asking questions and not having to answer questions." - Ruth Bader Ginsburg

"I'm good at asking other people questions, but I'm not really good at answering questions." - Samantha Bee

"If you do not ask the right questions, you do not get the right answers. A question asked in the right way often points to its own answer. Asking questions is the A-B-C of diagnosis. Only the inquiring mind solves problems." - Edward Hodnett

"Most people believe that great leaders are distinguished by their ability to give compelling answers. This profound book shatters that assumption, showing that the more vital skill is asking the right questions.... Berger poses many fascinating questions, including this one: What if companies had mission questions rather than mission statements? This is a book everyone ought to read-without question." - Adam Grant

"Most people believe that great leaders are distinguished by their ability to give compelling answers. This profound book shatters that assumption, showing that the more vital skill is asking the right questions.... Berger poses many fascinating questions, including this one: What if companies had mission questions rather than mission statements? This is a book everyone ought to read-without question." - Adam Grant

"Ultimately, we are seeking a better understanding of what is means to be human. In this quest, progress is not made by finding the "right" answers, but by asking meaningful questions." - Terry Winograd

"Today Google celebrated its 13th anniversary.... That's right, Google turned 13 years old. Which explains why today when I searched for something, Google was just like, "I don't know. Stop asking me questions! I'm going upstairs." - Jimmy Fallon

"In the old economy, it was all about having the answers. But in today's dynamic, lean economy, it's more about asking the right questions. A More Beautiful Question is about figuring out how to ask, and answer, the questions that can lead to new opportunities and growth." - Eric Ries

"In the old economy, it was all about having the answers. But in today's dynamic, lean economy, it's more about asking the right questions. A More Beautiful Question is about figuring out how to ask, and answer, the questions that can lead to new opportunities and growth." - Eric Ries

"Be careful of someone who starts asking a lot of questions about you. Start asking a lot of questions about them. Turn it around." - Frederick Lenz

"A well-trained man knows how to answer questions; an educated man knows what questions are worth asking." - E. Digby Baltzell

"There are no foolish questions and no one becomes a fool until they have stopped asking questions." - Anonymous

"There are no foolish questions, and no man becomes a fool until he has stopped asking questions." - Charles Proteus Steinmetz

"In terms of asking questions, I plead guilty. I ask a hell of a lot of questions. That's my job." - Dick Cheney

"I ask questions, and a large part of my life has been spent asking questions of Ken Livingstone." - Trevor Phillips

"I love the early process of asking questions about a story and deciding which questions matter most." - Diane Sawyer

"When you stop learning, stop listening, stop looking and asking questions, always new questions, then it is time to die." - Lillian Smith

"The constitutional questions are in the first instance not questions of right but questions of might." - Ferdinand Lassalle

"If they can get you asking the wrong questions, they don't have to worry about answers." - Thomas Pynchon

"No man really becomes a fool until he stops asking questions." - Charles Proteus Steinmetz

"But questions that don't answer themselves at the very moment of their asking are never answered." - Franz Kafka

"Never lie in bed at night asking yourself questions you can't answer." - Charles M Schulz

"A journalist finds out things by asking questions of people who know." - Steig Larsson

"I define coaching as launching the salesperson on a voyage of discovery by asking questions." - Chris Lytle

"In mathematics, the art of asking questions is more valuable than solving problems." - Georg Cantor

"Self-awareness involves deep personal honesty. It comes from asking and answering hard questions." - Stephen Covey

"If you dislike the answers you're getting from life, try asking better questions." - Steve Pavlina

"Having all the answers just means you've been asking boring questions." - Joey Comeau

"If we shall take the good we find, asking no questions, we shall have heaping measures." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Schooling, instead of encouraging the asking of questions, too often discourages it." - Madeleine L'Engle

"The one real goal of education is to leave a person asking questions." - Max Beerbohm

"I'm sick of asking questions everyone else already knows the answers to." - Ann Aguirre

"But questions that do' answer themselves at the very moment of their asking are never answered." - Franz Kafka

"If you keep asking me questions, I will continue to find excuses." - Gordon Strachan

"People asking questions, lost in confusion, well I tell them there's no problem, only solutions." - John Lennon

"The great questions are those an intelligent child asks and, getting no answers, stops asking." - George Wald

"I found I wasn't asking good enough questions because I assumed I knew something." - Alan Alda

"It takes asking many questions from many perspectives to truly understand something." - John Paul Caponigro

"I'm sick of asking questions everyone else already knows the answers to." - Ann Aguirre

"If my answers frighten you then you should cease asking scary questions." - Quentin Tarantino

"The way that you become world-class is... by asking good questions." - Tim Ferriss

"Don't you ever get tired of asking questions?' 'Never. They're mother's milk to me." - Tamora Pierce

"Ignorance is bliss-Oedipus ruined a great sex life by asking too many questions." - Stephen Colbert

"If you dislike the answers you're getting from life, try asking better questions." - Steve Pavlina

"The trouble with asking questions is you sometimes get answers you don't wanna hear." - Nikki Sixx

"Perhaps depression is caused by asking oneself too many unanswerable questions." - Miriam Toews

"Do things that will get people asking questions, the answer to which is the Gospel." - Lesslie Newbigin

"Scott Buchanan . . . taught me that the questions that can be answered are not worth asking." - Milton Mayer

"If you get people asking the wrong questions, you don't have to worry about the answers." - Hunter S Thompson

"You know that children are growing up when they start asking questions that have answers." - John J. Plomp

"Canadians are always asking the questions the rest of us are afraid to ask." - Tucker Carlson

"Examinations consist of the foolish asking questions the wise cannot answer" - Oscar Wilde

"Asking questions is one of the best ways to grow as a human being." - Michael Hyatt

"Going online and asking questions is the best way to learn." - Tom Felton

"I have always been much better at asking questions than knowing what the answers were." - Bill James

"The act of trying keeps me excited, looking, asking questions and learning." - Doug Dawson

"I was asking Charlie the most important questions, and you heard the answers." - Edgar Bergen

"The art and science of asking questions is the source of all knowledge." - Thomas Berger

"I love doing what I do. I love asking questions. I love being in the mix." - Larry King

"Too many people asking too many questions in tennis. Golf is better." - Ivan Lendl

"Adolescence begins when children stop asking questions-because they know all the answers." - Evan Esar

"Selling is nothing more than asking questions and waiting for an answer." - Jack White

"There is no point in asking me general questions because I am always changing my mind." - Michel Houellebecq

"Learning is the new skill. Imagination, creation and asking new questions are at its core." - Sugata Mitra

"Feynman's cryptic remark, "no one is that much smarter ...," to me, implies something Feynman kept emphasizing: that the key to his achievements was not anything "magical" but the right attitude, the focus on nature's reality, the focus on asking the right questions, the willingness to try (and to discard) unconventional answers, the sensitive ear for phoniness, self-deception, bombast, and conventional but unproven assumptions." - Philip Warren Anderson

"Effective management always means asking the right question." - Robert Heller

"Why do leaders fail? Isolation and inability to learn. They are afraid to express doubt, admit vulnerability or seek advice from subordinates. Leaders must actively work to seek feedback and a reality check. They must be open to asking questions and framing issues. As the world becomes more complex and global, the risk of isolation becomes greater. The need for leaders to be open to learning becomes greater. Great leaders will need to ask the right questions and balance inquiry with advocacy." - Robert S. Kaplan

"When I was in my early twenties, my mom started repeating things, asking the same questions, telling the same stories. It was like, Oh, God, this is not right. When I was 25, my brother and I finally told our dad we had to take her to the doctor." - Lauren Miller

"A key to improved prayer is to learn to ask the right questions. Consider changing from asking for the things you want to honestly seeking what He wants for you. Then as you learn His will, pray that you will be led to have the strength to fulfill it." - Richard G Scott

"The challenge is right now, I call it the death of critical thinking in America. It's a very worrisome development. More and more people seem to be resisting the idea of standing back and asking questions about something, challenging their beliefs." - Lester Holt

"As a director you have to be at 30,000 ft objectively looking at everything, wondering if you're making the right objective, emotional, story, character choices. As the writer, while you're asking all of those same questions, you're also forced by the nature of what writing is to be looking at everything under a microscope. That's the difference between the two jobs." - Alex Kurtzman

"When I was in my early twenties, my mom started repeating things, asking the same questions, telling the same stories. It was like, 'Oh, God, this is not right.' When I was 25, my brother and I finally told our dad we had to take her to the doctor." - Lauren Miller

"I don't think you'll ever replace human judgment and human inspiration and creativity because, at the end of the day, you need to be asking questions like, O.K., the system says this. Is this really what we want to do? Is that the right thing?" - Laszlo Bock

"I don't mind anyone asking me any questions, I've got nothing to hide. I like it to be as real as it is; that's what I call an interview. I'm not someone who's like 'Right, you can't ask this, that, this, that, this, that.' It's got to be a real interview. I've literally got nothing to hide." - Katie Price

"I would like to be writing more because people are constantly asking me questions, and I write down what they are asking me." - Eartha Kitt

"All the time, as an actor, you want to be asking what's next and where things are going. If you're not asking those questions, you're not growing." - Willem Dafoe

"Asking the proper questions is the central action of transformation. Questions are the key that causes the secret doors of the psyche to swing open." - Clarissa Pinkola Estes

"Stop asking yourself questions that have no meaning. Or if they have, you'll find out when you need to - find out both the questions and the answers." - Thomas Merton

"Again the important point to remember is that you should keep asking yourself questions. Do not make statements. Ask questions to yourself. The mind hates that." - Robert Adams

"By the time the people asking the questions are ready for the answers, the people doing the work have lost track of the questions." - Norman Ralph Augustine

"Right answers to difficult questions are better than wrong answers to difficult questions." - N T Wright

"It has been said that the primary function of schools is to impart enough facts to make children stop asking questions. Some, with whom the schools do not succeed, become scientists... and I never stopped asking questions." - Knut Schmidt-Nielsen

"Education ent only books and music - it's asking questions, all the time. There are millions of us, all over the country, and no one, not one of us, is asking questions, we're all taking the easiest way out." - Arnold Wesker

"G.E. doesn't pay any taxes, and we are asking college kids to take on even more debt to get an education and asking seniors to get by on less. These aren't just economic questions. These are moral questions." - Elizabeth Warren

"I began to realize that thinking itself is nothing but the process of asking and answering questions." - Tony Robbins

"An English writer telephoned me from London, asking questions. One was, 'What's your alma mater?' I told him, 'Books." - Malcolm X

"Asking questions in therapy would be so helpful if anyone ever answered them accurately. But no one ever does." - Virginia Axline

"All that's different about me is that I still ask the questions most people stopped asking at age five." - Albert Einstein

"The real object of education is to have a man in the condition of continually asking questions." - Mandell Creighton

"An English writer telephoned me from London, asking questions. One was, "What's your alma mater?" I told him, "Books." - Malcolm X

"I heard you asking questions of each: Who killed the pork chops? What price bananas? Are you my Angel?" - Allen Ginsberg

"Some people are asking me questions like this is a more shocking subject, which is so strange." - Daniel Radcliffe

"By looking at the questions the kids are asking, we learn the scope of what needs to be done." - Buffy Sainte-Marie

"Being a philanthropist doesn't mean necessarily writing a huge check. It can mean mobilizing your community to start asking questions." - Kavita Ramdas

"We are closer to God when we are asking questions than when we think we have the answers." - Abraham Joshua Heschel

"When you love something, you'll always come back to it. You'll always keep asking questions, and finding answers." - Kobe Bryant

"I'm not looking for answers when I show up to the set. I'm just asking the questions, over and over." - Timothy Olyphant

"I think my mom gets weirded out, sometimes, by people knowing so much about me or people always asking questions." - Ashley Greene

"We need to pay attention to the questions non-Christians are asking, and the conversations that Christians are having." - Mark Driscoll

"Very often kids don't ask questions in class because they don't want to be seen asking a question." - Nicholas Negroponte

"The one real object of education is to have a man in the condition of continually asking questions." - Bishop Mandell Creighton

"By looking at the questions the kids are asking, we learn the scope of what needs to be done." - Buffy Saintemarie

"I didn't respond to people thrusting microphones at me and asking me questions that were unanswerable in a sound bite." - Bill Ayers

"The boldness of asking deep questions may require unforeseen flexibility if we are to accept the answers." - Brian Greene

"Management teams aren't good at asking questions. In business school, we train them to be good at giving answers." - Clayton Christensen

"Asking questions about why I don't want kids is really none of your business, but at least it's a dialogue." - Jen Kirkman

"And I like asking questions, to keep learning; people with big egos might not want to look unsure." - Heston Blumenthal

"The first time I had a secretary, I was sheepish about being demanding or even asking questions." - Bing Gordon

"If they can get you asking the wrong questions, they don't have to worry about the answers." - Thomas Pynchon

"When I heard his first songs, Dylan was answering certain questions that I had all my life been asking myself." - Nana Mouskouri

"I'm interested in asking: 'What does feminine energy mean?' I don't have answers - I just have questions and interesting examples." - Marina Abramovic

"It's about putting the pedal to the metal and not asking any questions at all and just going for it." - Brandon Thomas

"The answers I remember longest are the ones that answer questions that I didn't think of asking." - Jonathan Kozol

"I was looking for myself and asking everyone except myself questions which I, and only I, could answer." - Ralph Ellison

"And when I started college, I think I was good at two things: arguing and asking questions." - Karen Hughes

"Half of science is putting forth the right questions." - Francis Bacon

"The key to wisdom is knowing all the right questions." - John A. Simone, Sr.

"There are no right answers to wrong questions." - Ursula K Le Guin

"Our job is not to answer questions, its to ask the right questions...that get us to the right answer." - Bill Buxton



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