9 Quotes About Discovery

Yesterday’s post with the quote from da Vinci inspired today’s post about discover.

Sometimes the best moments, and the best learning, happen as discoveries.

So here are 9 quotes about discovery.

“The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.”

― Mahatma Gandhi

“The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.”
― Marcel Proust

“It’s life that matters, nothing but life—the process of discovering, the everlasting and perpetual process, not the discovery itself, at all.”

― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, The Idiot

“No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.”
― Isaac Newton

“What is wanted is not the will to believe, but the will to find out, which is the exact opposite.”

― Bertrand Russell

“I am one of those who think that humanity will draw more good than evil from new discoveries.”
― Marie Curie

It’s not only the discoveries and the beautiful photos that come down from the heavens; it’s the vicarious participation in discovery itself.”

― Neil deGrasse Tyson, Space Chronicles: Facing the Ultimate Frontier

“Imagine waking up one morning and finding a piece of yourself you didn’t even know existed.”
― Jodi Picoult, Nineteen Minutes

“Diversity is the engine of discovery.”

― Lailah Gifty Akita