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Wonder Quotes

There are people who are just meant to be admired and then there are people who are just meant to be in awe of the ones meant to be admired. The ones who are meant to be admired are branded as stars, icons and role models, while the ones who admire are branded as admirers or fans in general! Out of these two groups of people, where do you belong or where do you want to belong is the question you should be asking yourself. Read on for famous admiration/amazement quotations and sayings.

Soren Kierkegaard

God creates out of nothing. Wonderful you say. Yes, to be sure, but he does what is still more wonderful: he makes saints out of sinners.

Kayleigh McEnany

The Democrats have shown little interest in legislating, but unlimited interested in investigating every aspect of President Trump's life. It's a wonder they haven't subpoenaed his elementary school report cards.

I'd grown up fearing the lynch mobs of the Ku Klux Klan; as an adult I was starting to wonder if I'd been afraid of the wrong white people all along - where I was being pursued not by bigots in white robes, but by left-wing zealots draped in flowing sanctimony.

Sir Thomas Browne

It is the common wonder of all men, how among so many million faces, there should be none alike.

Rita Rudner

I wonder if other dogs think poodles are members of a weird religious cult.


Wisdom begins in wonder.

Saint Thomas Aquinas

Because philosophy arises from awe, a philosopher is bound in his way to be a lover of myths and poetic fables. Poets and philosophers are alike in being big with wonder

Prince Charles

I sometimes wonder if two thirds of the globe is covered in red carpet.

Joseph Conrad

How does one kill fear, I wonder? How do you shoot a specter through the heart, slash off its spectral head, take it by its spectral throat?

Margaret Mead

Anthropology demands the open-mindedness with which one must look and listen, record in astonishment and wonder that which one would not have been able to guess.

John Milton

Beauty is nature's brag, and must be shown in courts, at feasts, and high solemnities, where most may wonder at the workmanship.

Gilbert K. Chesterton

I would maintain that thanks are the highest form of thought, and that gratitude is happiness doubled by wonder.

Steven Wright

Sponges grow in the ocean. That just kills me. I wonder how much deeper the ocean would be if that didn't happen.

Stephen Hawking

Most sets of values would give rise to universes that, although they might be very beautiful, would contain no one able to wonder at that beauty.

Walter Winchell

Too many people expect wonders from democracy, when the most wonderful thing of all is just having it”

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Men love to wonder, and that is the seed of science.

Bill Maher

Curious people are interesting people; I wonder why that is.

Keanu Reeves

How do I confront aging? With a wonder and a terror. Yeah, I'll say that. Wonder and terror.

Robert Browning

What of soul was left, I wonder, when the kissing had to stop?

Elisabeth Shue

It took a lot to get attention in my family. No wonder I'm an actress.

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Khalil Gibran

Poetry is a deal of joy and pain and wonder, with a dash of the dictionary.

Ronald Reagan

Some people wonder all their lives if they've made a difference. The Marines don't have that problem.

James Russell Lowell

There is nothing so desperately monotonous as the sea, and I no longer wonder at the cruelty of pirates.

C. S. Lewis

I sometimes wonder whether all pleasures are not substitutes for joy.


Wonder is the feeling of the philosopher, and philosophy begins in wonder.

Mark Twain

It's no wonder that truth is stranger than fiction. Fiction has to make sense.

Joseph Addison

Friendships, in general, are suddenly contracted; and therefore it is no wonder they are easily dissolved.

Lao Tzu

From wonder into wonder existence opens.


Philosophy begins in wonder.

Albert Camus

We used to wonder where war lived, what it was that made it so vile. And now we realize that we know where it lives... inside ourselves.

Stephen Hawking

Sometimes I wonder if I'm as famous for my wheelchair and disabilities as I am for my discoveries.

Joe Biden

I always wonder when it was that I was embraced.