Wonder Quotes

Most popular wonder quotes

To me it is enough to wonder at the secrets.
Wisdom begins in wonder.


For wonder is involuntary praise.
To wonder is to begin to understand.
Philosophy is the product of wonder.
I am perpetually awaiting
a rebirth of wonder.
We carry within us the wonder we seek without us.
Men love to wonder, and that is the seed of our science.

curiosity science

There may be wonder in money, but, dear God, there is money in wonder.
Wonder is the feeling of a philosopher, and philosophy begins in wonder.
The world will never starve for want of wonders; but only for want of wonder.
Wonder is the basis of Worship: the reign of wonder is perennial, indestructible in Man.
Wonder is the heaviest element on the periodic table. Even a tiny fleck of it stops time.
He who...can no longer wonder, no longer feel amazement, is as good as dead, a snuffed-out candle.
For all knowledge and wonder (which is the seed of knowledge) is an impression of pleasure in itself.
The artist's work, it is sometimes said, is to celebrate. But really that is not so; it is to express wonder.


Wonder is a bulky emotion. When you let it fill your heart and mind, there isn't room for anxiety, distress or anything else.
Live on, survive, for the earth gives forth wonders. It may swallow your heart, but the wonders keep on coming. You stand before them bareheaded, shriven. What is expected of you is attention.
If a child is to keep alive his inborn sense of wonder...he needs the companionship of at least one adult who can share it, rediscovering with him the joy, excitement, and mystery of the world we live in.

for teachers parenting

I think us here to wonder, myself. To wonder. To ask. And that in wondering bout the big things and asking bout the big things, you learn about the little ones, almost by accident. But you never know nothing more about the big things than you start out with. The more I wonder, he say, the more I love.