“ I do not have much patience with a thing of beauty that must be explained to be understood. If it does need additional interpretation by someone other than the creator, then I question whether it has fulfilled its purpose. ”

- Charlie Chaplin

“ When marrying, ask yourself this question: Do you believe that you will be able to converse well with this person into your old age? Everything else in marriage is transitory. ”

- Friedrich Nietzsche

“ It's clear on the one hand that an education enriches and informs a response to beauty, even makes it possible in esoteric cases. On the other hand, there's no question that someone with no musical education whatsoever might wander into a concert hall and be overwhelmed by the 'Beethoven Pastoral Symphony'. ”

- Denis Dutton

“ If I took the 40 years of my dad talking to me about war and battles and taking me to battlefields and distilled it down into one question, it would probably be the idea of the necessary or unnecessary war. ”

- Suzanne Collins

“ So my father was a person who never lied to me. If I had a question, he answered it. I knew a lot of things at a young age because I was intrigued. ”

- Nick Cannon

“ As a result of the digital age and the decline of first-class mail, there is no question that the Postal Service must change and develop a new business model. ”

- Bernie Sanders

“ You never choose the way that you're raised, it's just the way that you were raised, but you do get to a certain age where you're in a position to question the expectations of you and the way that you've been formed by your surroundings. ”

- Mia Wasikowska

“ The most basic question is not what is best, but who shall decide what is best. ”

- Thomas Sowell

“ Talent alone won't make you a success. Neither will being in the right place at the right time, unless you are ready. The most important question is: 'Are your ready?' ”

- Johnny Carson

“ The very fact that we are having a national conversation about what we should eat, that we are struggling with the question about what the best diet is, is symptomatic of how far we have strayed from the natural conditions that gave rise to our species, from the simple act of eating real, whole, fresh food. ”

- Mark Hyman

“ I knew that I wanted to be an actor how to go about it was the question. I went to Australia for my studies from there I told my dad that I also want to do a course in performing arts, but my father refused. So I completed my studies and came back. But I kept poking him, saying that acting is something that I want to do. ”

- Randeep Hooda

“ No employer today is independent of those about him. He cannot succeed alone, no matter how great his ability or capital. Business today is more than ever a question of cooperation. ”

- Orison Swett Marden

“ I've never tried to find my real parents. I'm very grateful to my mum and dad for adopting me - they're completely incredible people. It was my dad who encouraged me to question everything, to forge my own path, to think, to read. I always felt it was my right to question everything. ”

- Dan Stevens

“ I have no time for those who say there is no way Scotland could go it alone. I know first-hand the contribution Scotland and Scots make to Britain's success - so for me there's no question about whether Scotland could be an independent nation. ”

- David Cameron

“ The question of whether or to what extent human activities are causing global warming is not a matter of ideology, let alone of belief. The issue is simply one of risk management. ”

- Malcolm Turnbull

“ The most erroneous stories are those we think we know best - and therefore never scrutinize or question. ”

- Stephen Jay Gould

“ There's no such thing, you know, as picking out the best woman: it's only a question of comparative badness, brother. ”

- Plautus

“ When you start dating another country star, the first question is, 'When are y'all gonna do a duet?' And what sucks about that is people expect you to do it whether you want to or not. ”

- Blake Shelton

“ In dating, the question is how many Tinder knockoffs are we going to have, and are any of them going to take off? ”

- Sam Yagan

“ Humanity should question itself, once more, about the absurd and always unfair phenomenon of war, on whose stage of death and pain only remain standing the negotiating table that could and should have prevented it. ”

- Pope John Paul II