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Discovery Quotes

Since the early times of evolution, man has been busy discovering new technologies to make his life better. New innovations have made our lives easy and comfortable. Starting from the discovery of fire and wheels to the use of metals we are now living at the space age when the scientists are engaged in exploring the universe. Here is a list of famous discovery quotes of all time said by some of the eminent scientists. Read these discovery quotes and share them with your friends.

I think that somehow, we learn who we really are and then live with that decision.

- Eleanor Roosevelt

We learn our virtues from our friends who love us; our faults from the enemy who hates us. We cannot easily discover our real character from a friend. He is a mirror, on which the warmth of our breath impedes the clearness of the reflection.

- Jean Paul

One we discover how to appreciate the timeless values in our daily experiences, we can enjoy the best things in life.

- Jerome K. Jerome

New discoveries in science will continue to create a thousand new frontiers for those who still would adventure.

- Herbert Hoover

I am one of those who think like Nobel, that humanity will draw more good than evil from new discoveries.

- Marie Curie

In films murders are always very clean. I show how difficult it is and what a messy thing it is to kill a man.

- Alfred Hitchcock

One must know oneself. If this does not serve to discover truth, it at least serves as a rule of life and there is nothing better.

- Pensées , Blaise Pascal

Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves.

- Carl Jung

Difficulties are things that show a person what they are.

- Epictetus

Education is not the piling on of learning, information, data, facts, skills, or abilities - that's training or instruction - but is rather making visible what is hidden as a seed.

- Thomas More

You must submit to supreme suffering in order to discover the completion of joy.

- John Calvin

I was very sorry when I found out that your intentions were good and not what I supposed they were.

- Sitting Bull

A man sooner or later discovers that he is the master-gardener of his soul, the director of his life.

- James Allen

Friendships are discovered rather than made.

- Harriet Beecher Stowe

I'm older than I was, and I'm still washed-up, and I haven't changed my music one iota. It's just much easier to do this when people are being nice to you.

- Ben Folds

I lost some time once. It's always in the last place you look for it.

- Neil Gaiman

But human experience is usually paradoxical, that means incongruous with the phrases of current talk or even current philosophy.

- George Eliot

A desire to be observed, considered, esteemed, praised, beloved, and admired by his fellows is one of the earliest as well as the keenest dispositions discovered in the heart of man.

- John Adams

When I discover who I am, I'll be free.

- Invisible Man , Ralph Ellison

Science is always discovering odd scraps of magical wisdom and making a tremendous fuss about its cleverness.

- The Confessions of Aleister Crowley: An Autohagiography , Aleister Crowley

The first question I ask myself when something doesn't seem to be beautiful is why do I think it's not beautiful. And very shortly you discover that there is no reason.

- John Cage

It was my Uncle George who discovered that alcohol was a food well in advance of modern medical thought.

- P. G. Wodehouse

The experience and behavior that gets labeled schizophrenic is a special strategy that a person invents in order to live in an unlivable situation.

- R. D. Laing

We're living in a time when the world has suddenly discovered India because it's run out of raw material for its imagination. The raw materials for imagination are inexhaustible here

- Deepak Chopra

Skeptical scrutiny is the means, in both science and religion, by which deep thoughts can be winnowed from deep nonsense.

- Carl Sagan

Americans are apt to be unduly interested in discovering what average opinion believes average opinion to be.

- John Maynard Keynes

I woke in bits, like all children, piecemeal over the years. I discovered myself and the world, and forgot them, and discovered them again.

- Annie Dillard

The highest possible stage in moral culture is when we recognize that we ought to control our thoughts.

- Charles Darwin

I have found that being honest is the best technique I can use. Right up front, tell people what you're trying to accomplish and what you're willing to sacrifice to accomplish it

- Lee Iacocca

Books were my pass to personal freedom. I learned to read at age three, and soon discovered there was a whole world to conquer that went beyond our farm in Mississippi

- Oprah Winfrey

The greatest discovery of all time is that a person can change his future by merely changing his attitude.

- Oprah Winfrey

The strangeness will wear off and I think we will discover the deeper meanings in modern art.

- Jackson Pollock

The Blind Boys are truly the deepest well of American musical heritage you can discover.

- Ben Harper

I wouldn't say I invented tacky, but I definitely brought it to its present high popularity.

- Bette Midler

My favorite thing is to go where I've never been.

- Diane Arbus

It is better to create than to learn! Creating is the essence of life.

- Julius Caesar

Sundance was started as a mechanism for the discovery of new voices and new talent.

- Robert Redford

You don't realize how useful a therapist is until you see yourself one and discover you have more problems than you ever dreamed of

- Claire Danes

It is a fine thing to have ability, but the ability to discover ability in others is the true test.

- Lou Holtz

And now after all this time I finally figured out how to trap him... I will become him.

- John Travolta

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