Naïveté Quotes

Quotes tagged as "naïveté" (showing 1-7 of 7)
Jonah Lehrer
“We need to be willing to risk embarrassment, ask silly questions, surround ourselves with people who don't know what we're talking about. We need to leave behind the safety of our expertise.”
Jonah Lehrer, Imagine: How Creativity Works

Karl Marlantes
“Cynicism is no more mature than naïveté. You're no more mature, just more burned.”
Karl Marlantes, What It is Like to Go to War

Carmen Laforet
“Porque entonces era lo suficientemente atontada para no darme cuenta que aquél era uno de los infinitos hombres que nacen sólo para sementales y junto a una mujer no entienden otra actitud que ésta. Su cerebro y su corazón no llegan a más.”
Carmen Laforet, Nada

Jimmy Breslin
“I'm on my high school football team and MUST show how much I know.”
Jimmy Breslin

“It was foolish to cast someone as a saint just because they had suffered.”
Eric Greitens, The Heart and the Fist: The Education of a Humanitarian, the Making of a Navy SEAL

Knut Hamsun
“..en av os bondestudenter som er blit skadet indvortes ved å bli overflyttet til fremmed jord og atmosfære, han er en liten rumler fra landsbygden som gjærne vil agere frighetsmand og staskar hvortil han ikke er født. Manden mangler hjærtets dannelse, hans blod er falsk i ham. Nærmere uttrykt er han en begavet skøiergut som aldri blir voksen. Det er min lille mening.”
Knut Hamsun, Redaktør Lynge

Dan Jones
“The king's "only interest in government was a pious but simpleminded desire for reproachment”
Dan Jones, The Wars of the Roses: The Fall of the Plantagenets and the Rise of the Tudors