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47 Greatest Quotes About Mystery


The mystery of the beginning of all things is insoluble by us; and I for one must be content to remain an agnostic. Charles Darwin
If you can't be free, be a mystery. Rita Dove
We bring the fucking rain Q, not the scattered showers. John Green
I and this mystery, here we stand. Walt Whitman
She loves mysteries that she became one. John Green
Not how the world is, but that it is, is the mystery. Ludwig Wittgenstein
The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and science. Albert Einstein
Let my heart be still a moment and this mystery explore. Edgar Allan Poe
Love is an endless mystery, for it has nothing else to explain it. Rabindranath Tagore
We spend our lives talking about this mystery. Our life. Jules Renard
Masonry is identical with the Ancient Mysteries. Albert Pike
In feature films the director is God; in documentary films God is the director. Alfred Hitchcock
C'est tellement mystérieux, le pays des larmes. Antoine de Saint-Exupery
The true mystery of the world is the visible, not the invisible. Oscar Wilde
Mystery creates wonder and wonder is the basis of man's desire to understand. Neil Armstrong
The possession of knowledge does not kill the sense of wonder and mystery. There is always more mystery. Anais Nin
Your heart's desire is to be told some mystery. The mystery is that there is no mystery. Cormac McCarthy
Nothing exists except atoms and empty space; everything else is opinion. Democritus
Science cannot solve the ultimate mystery of nature. And that is because, in the last analysis, we ourselves are a part of the mystery that we are trying to solve. Max Planck
Life is not a problem to be solved but a mystery to be lived. Follow the path that is no path, follow your bliss. Joseph Campbell
The world, even the smallest parts of it, is filled with things you don't know. Sherman Alexie
I don't read thrillers, romance or mystery, and I don't read self-help books because I don't believe in shortcuts and loopholes. Isabel Allende
Don't become a mere recorder of facts, but try to penetrate the mystery of their origin. Ivan Pavlov
And now you are and I am and we're a mystery which will never happen again. e. e. cummings
I don't know of any good work of art that doesn't have a mystery. Henry Moore
Only mystery allows us to live, only mystery. Federico Garcia Lorca
No one but Gene Tierney could have played 'Laura.' There was no other actress around with her particular combination of beauty, breeding, and mystery. Vincent Price
Emancipation of women has made them lose their mystery. Grace Kelly
A wonderful fact to reflect upon, that every human creature is constituted to be that profound secret and mystery to every other. Charles Dickens
We are caught inside a mystery, veiled in an enigma, locked inside a riddle. Terence McKenna
In a world of diminishing mystery, the unknown persists. Jhumpa Lahiri
There can be no prestige without mystery, for familiarity breeds contempt. Charles de Gaulle
I am a mystery wrapped in an enigma wrapped in a pita. Why the pita? That counts as another mystery. Demetri Martin
At least half the mystery novels published violate the law that the solution, once revealed, must seem to be inevitable. Raymond Chandler
Human was the music, natural was the static. John Updike
The gospel comprises indeed, and unfolds, the whole mystery of man's redemption, as far forth as it is necessary to be known for our salvation. Robert Boyle
The legal system is often a mystery, and we, its priests, preside over rituals baffling to everyday citizens. Henry Miller
The walk of Faith is to live according to the revelation we have received, in the midst of the mysteries we can't explain. Bill Johnson
Little girls think it's necessary to put all their business on MySpace and Facebook, and I think it's a shame...I'm all about mystery. Stevie Nicks
Do not become archivists of facts. Try to penetrate to the secret of their occurrence, persistently search for the laws which govern them. Ivan Pavlov
I have no pity for myself either. So let it be Veronal. But I wish Hercule Poirot had never retired from work and come here to grow vegetable marrows. Agatha Christie
One little Indian left all alone, he went out and hanged himself and then there were none. Agatha Christie
If she spoke, she would tell him the truth: she was not okay at all, but horribly empty, now that she knew what it was like to be filled. Jodi Picoult
Every movie is a road movie. Every novel is a mystery. Every tortilla chip is sacred. Sherman Alexie
I'm not afraid of death. That is the greatest mystery of all. That'll be it, that one. But it is all a race against time. Jimmy Page
Our job is not to expose the mystery but to participate in it. Mark Nepo