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Questions Quotes

15 of the best book quotes about questions
  1. #1
    “If he is old enough to ask the question he is old enough to receive true answers. I am not putting the thoughts into his head, but helping him unfold those already there. These children are wiser than we are...”
  2. #2
    “Would you, could you, on a boat?”
  3. #3
    “Do you like green eggs and ham?”
  4. #4
    “Would you eat them in a box? Would you eat them with a fox?”
  5. #5
    “You start a question, and it’s like starting a stone. You sit quietly on the top of a hill; and away the stone goes, starting others...”
  6. #6
    “I’ve asked myself again and again whether it wouldn’t have been better if we hadn’t gone into hiding; if we were dead now and didn’t have to go through this misery, especially so that the others could be spared the burden. But we all shrink from this thought. We still love life, we haven’t yet forgotten the voice of nature, and we keep hoping, hoping for...everything.”
  7. #7
    “Would you like them here or there?”
  8. #8
    “Would you? Could you? In a car? Eat them! Eat them! Here they are.”
  1. #9
    “Aunt Lydia said it was best not to speak unless they asked you a direct question. Try to think of it from their point of view she said, her hands clasped and wrung together, her nervous pleading smile. It isn’t easy for them.”
  2. #10
    “Say! In the dark? Here in the dark! Would you, could you, in the dark?”
    “I would not, could not, in the dark.”
  3. #11
    “Would you like them in a house? Would you like them with a mouse?”
  4. #12
    “His mind reeled. Now, empowered to ask questions of utmost rudeness-and promised answers-he could, conceivably (though it was almost unimaginable), ask someone, some adult, his father perhaps: “Do you lie?”
    But he would have no way of knowing if the answer he received was true.”
  5. #13
    “A guy on a ranch don’t never listen nor he don’t ast no questions.”
  6. #14
    “When someone refuses to tell me a certain piece of information, it only makes me that much more determined to find out the truth. I hate being ignorant. For me, a question unanswered is like a thorn in my side that pains me every time I move until I can pluck it out.”
  7. #15
    “The past and the present are within my field of inquiry, but what a man may do in the future is a hard question to answer.”
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