60+ Best Wonder Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Wonder is to ask yourself questions or express a wish to know about something. Inspirational wonder quotes will brighten up your day and make you feel ready to take on anything.

If you’re searching for make yourself happy quotes and popular cool quotes that perfectly capture what you’d like to say or just want to feel inspired yourself, browse through an amazing collection of famous live in the moment quotes, inspiring bohemian quotes and powerful being silly quotes.

Most Famous Wonder Quotes

We are perishing for want of wonder, not for want of wonders. G.K. Chesterton

Look upon the world with wonder. A.D. Posey

There are people who make things happen, there are people who watch things happen, and there are people who wonder what happened. To be successful, you need to be a person who makes things happen. Jim Lovell

I never wonder to see men wicked, but I often wonder to see them not ashamed. Jonathan Swift

God is just a name for our wonder. Nadeem Aslam

Follow your Dreams – They give pathway to the wonder of who you are. Debbie Burns

It doesn’t stop being magic just because you know how it works. Terry Pratchett

You will enrich your life immeasurably if you approach it with a sense of wonder and discovery, and always challenge yourself to try new things. Nate Berkus

We carry within us, the wonders we seek around us. Sir Thomas Browne

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Youth is happy because it has the capacity to see beauty. Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old. Franz Kafka

Wonder is the feeling of the philosopher, and philosophy begins in wonder. Plato

I think on some level, you do your best things when you’re a little off-balance, a little scared. You’ve got to work from mystery, from wonder, from not knowing. Willem Dafoe

Wonder is the beginning of wisdom. Socrates

I have not yet lost a feeling of wonder, and of delight, that the delicate motion should reside in all the things around us, revealing itself only to him who looks for it. Edmund Burke

How do I confront aging? With a wonder and a terror. Yeah, I’ll say that. Wonder and terror. Keanu Reeves

It is not ignorance but knowledge which is the mother of wonder. Joseph Wood Krutch

It is a happiness to wonder; — it is a happiness to dream. Edgar Allan Poe

Amazing Wonder Quotes

The more clearly we can focus our attention on the wonders and realities of the universe about us, the less taste we shall have for destruction. Rachel Carson

Wonder can be found wherever you are open to searching for it. Dylan Thuras

Every moment of light and dark is a miracle. Walt Whitman

There are no great limits to growth because there are no limits of human intelligence, imagination, and wonder. Ronald Reagan

Cherish sunsets, wild creatures and wild places. Have a love affair with the wonder and beauty of the earth. Stewart Udall

Wonder feeds our best intelligence and is perhaps its source. Lyanda Lynn Haupt

Sponges grow in the ocean. That just kills me. I wonder how much deeper the ocean would be if that didn’t happen. Steven Wright

I believe that curiosity, wonder, and passion are defining qualities of imaginative minds and great teachers; that restlessness and discontent are vital things; that intense experience and suffering instruct us in ways that less intense emotions can never do. Kay Redfield Jamison

The invariable mark of wisdom is to see the miraculous in the common. Emerson

Men love to wonder, and that is the seed of science. Ralph Waldo Emerson

I believe that life is chaotic, a jumble of accidents, ambitions, misconceptions, bold intentions, lazy happenstances, and unintended consequences, yet I also believe that there are connections that illuminate our world, revealing its endless mystery and wonder. David Maraniss

I would rather have 30 minutes of wonderful than a lifetime of nothing special. Julia Roberts

Life is but a momentary glimpse of the wonder of this astonishing universe, and it is sad to see so many dreaming it away on spiritual fantasy. Andy Mulcahy

To wonder is to learn – to wonder is to grow – to wonder is to live. Live with wonder – because in the simplicity of wonder lie the answers. Abhijit Naskar

Once we believe in ourselves, we can risk curiosity, wonder, spontaneous delight, or any experience that reveals the human spirit. E .E. Cummings

Let us dare to dream and shoot for the moon. Even if we don’t fetch the moon, a million stars may fill us with wonder. Erik Pevernagie

There is no end to wonder once one starts really looking. Marty Rubin

You cannot look up at the night sky on the Planet Earth and not wonder what it’s like to be up there amongst the stars. And I always look up at the moon and see it as the single most romantic place within the cosmos. Tom Hanks

It is a wholesome and necessary thing for us to turn again to the earth and in the contemplation of her beauties to know the sense of wonder and humility.  Rachel Carson

Top Wonder Quotes

Wonder, as a quality of intellect, has fallen from favor. Lyanda Lynn Haupt

He who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead; his eyes are closed. Albert Einstein

You’ll never find a rainbow if you’re looking down. Charlie Chaplin

The world is full of magic things, patiently waiting for our senses to grow sharper. W.B. Yeats

The purpose of art is not the release of a momentary ejection of adrenaline but is, rather, the gradual, lifelong construction of a state of wonder and serenity. Glenn Gould

The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing. Albert Einstein

Life is a fairy tale. Live it with wonder and amazement. Welwyn Wilton Katz

Mystery creates wonder and wonder is the basis of man’s desire to understand. Neil Armstrong

Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year. Ralph Waldo Emerson

Success is realising the true joy and wonder of life can only be yours if you follow your own intuition, aiming to achieve your bliss. Steven Redhead

All of us have wonders hidden in our breasts, only needing circumstances to evoke them. Charles Dickens

Never lose the childlike wonder. Show gratitude… Don’t complain; just work harder… Never give up. Randy Pausch

I would rather have a mind opened by wonder than one closed by belief. Gerry Spence

The pyramid shape is said to hold many secrets and amazing properties. One of them is a sense of wonder. Vera Nazarian

The moments that I feel the most imbued with a sense of awe are always the moments when I am outdoors. I can’t help but feel a certain sense of wonder – I become almost filled with it. Kathi Appelt

The larger the island of knowledge, the longer the shoreline of wonder. Ralph W. Sockman

The feeling of awed wonder that science can give us is one of the highest experiences of which the human psyche is capable. Richard Dawkins

Yet, even amidst the hatred and carnage, life is still worth living. It is possible for wonderful encounters and beautiful things to exist. Hayao Miyazaki

Look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make sense of what you see, and wonder about what makes the universe exist. Be curious. Stephen Hawking

Look at everything always as though you were seeing it either for the first or last time: Thus is your time on earth filled with glory. Betty Smith

The key to a wonderful life is to never stop wandering into wonder. Suzy Kassem

Courage. Kindness. Friendship. Character. These are the qualities that define us as human beings, and propel us, on occasion, to greatness. R J Palacio

Never say there is nothing beautiful in the world anymore. There is always something to make you wonder in the shape of a tree, the trembling of a leaf. Albert Schweitzer

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