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There is no harm in asking.
— American proverb

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Not to ask is not to be denied.
Better ask twice than lose your way once.
— Danish proverb

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He who asks questions cannot avoid the answers.
— African proverb

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Even the gods are moved by the voice of entreaty.
We never reflect how pleasant it is to ask for nothing.
Never ask of him who has, but of him who wishes you well.

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To be happy with human beings, we should not ask them for what they cannot give.
Ask, and it shall be given you; seek, and ye shall find; knock, and it shall be opened unto you.
— The Bible: Matthew 7:7

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That is the essence of science: ask an impertinent question, and you are on the way to a pertinent answer.

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To really ask is to open the door to the whirlwind. The answer may annihilate the question and the questioner.

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The great pleasure of ignorance is, after all, the pleasure of asking questions.  The man who has lost this pleasure or exchanged it for the pleasure of dogma, which is the pleasure of answering, is already beginning to stiffen.

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