"The scientist is not a person who gives the right answers, he is one who asks the right questions." -- Claude Levi-Strauss

'How do you know so much about everything?' was asked of a very wise and intelligent man; and the answer was 'By never being afraid or ashamed to ask questions as to anything of which I was ignorant.' -- John Abbott

"Asking the right questions takes as much skill as giving the right answers." -- Robert Half

"And what I wanted to do was, I wanted to explore problems and areas where we didn't have answers. In fact, where we didn't even know the right questions to ask." -- Donald Johanson

"As soon as questions of will or decision or reason or choice of action arise, human science is at a loss." -- Noam Chomsky

"To raise new questions, new possibilities, to regard old problems from a new angle, requires creative imagination and marks real advance in science." -- Albert Einstein

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