Community//

Question

To question or not to question — that is the question.

The Thrive Global Community welcomes voices from many spheres. We publish pieces written by outside contributors with a wide range of opinions, which don’t necessarily reflect our own. Community stories are not commissioned by our editorial team, and though they are reviewed for adherence to our guidelines, they are submitted in their final form to our open platform. Learn more or join us as a community member!
Hafiez Razali / Shutterstock
Hafiez Razali / Shutterstock

Where would we be without questions?

We’d have no answers.

Do you focus more on an answer than you do on the question?

Are you timid about asking too many questions?

Is it possible that the answer could change as the question changes?

Is it likely that one answer could lead to many other questions?

How many times have you thought “Darnit, I should have asked that question?”

Is it possible that many divorces could have been avoided if certain questions would have been asked?

Aren’t relationships built on asking the right questions?

How could any new product or invention have been created without
questions?

How important were questions in curing any illness or disease?

What role does inertia play in questioning something?

How often have you wanted to take a question back, as soon as you’ve asked it?

How would you describe the importance of questions to a child?

How have questions helped you in your learning process?

Do you believe that “Curiosity killed the cat”?

Questions have played a major role in my life. In fact I’ve written a book entitled “What is the Meaning of life And 92 Other Things I Don’t Have Answers To.”

Just below you’ll find an opportunity to comment, and state your feelings.

Let’s hear from you. Hopefully we’ll start a dialog, between you and others.

What a nice way to think about Thriving.

Share your comments below. Please read our commenting guidelines before posting. If you have a concern about a comment, report it here.

You might also like...

GaudiLab / Shutterstock
Wisdom//

This Simple Question Changed the Way I Interact With Others

by Alexandra Carter
Community//

Fielding Job Interview Questions from Another Galaxy

by Vicky Oliver
Community//

#5 Ways To Ask Better Questions That’ll Have You Solving Problems Smarter And Faster

by Barbara Grace

Sign up for the Thrive Global newsletter

Will be used in accordance with our privacy policy.

Thrive Global
People look for retreats for themselves, in the country, by the coast, or in the hills . . . There is nowhere that a person can find a more peaceful and trouble-free retreat than in his own mind. . . . So constantly give yourself this retreat, and renew yourself.

- MARCUS AURELIUS

We use cookies on our site to give you the best experience possible. By continuing to browse the site, you agree to this use. For more information on how we use cookies, see our Privacy Policy.