"Curiosity is the direct incontinence of the spirit."
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"Disinterested intellectual curiosity is the life blood of real civilization."
"The thirst to know and understand, a large and liberal discontent."
"Curiosity is as much the parent of attention, as attention is of memory."
"I wish my deadly foe, no worse than want of friends, and empty purse."
"Every man's ability may be strengthened or increased by culture."
"That is true culture which helps us to work for the social betterment of all."
"The acquiring of culture is the development of an avid hunger for knowledge and beauty."
"Culture: the cry of men in face of their destiny."
"Culture is the habit of being pleased with the best and knowing why."
"In the room the women come and go talking of Michelangelo."
"Culture is one thing and varnish is another."
"Culture of the mind must be subservient to the heart."
"No culture can live if it attempts to be exclusive."
"Whenever I hear the word culture, I reach for my revolver."
"Culture is the widening of the mind and of the spirit."
"Culture is the arts elevated to a set of beliefs."
"The weak in courage is strong in cunning."
"With foxes we must play the fox."
"The fly that does not want to be swatted is safest if it sits on the fly-swat."
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