Search Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old search quotes, search sayings, and search proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Never mind searching for who you are. Search for the person you aspire to be. Robert Brault
You'll never find peace of mind until you listen to your heart. George Michael
I have been and still am a seeker, but I have ceased to question stars and books; I have begun to listen to the teaching my blood whispers to me. Hermann Hesse
The voyage of discovery is not in looking for new landscapes, but in looking with new eyes Anonymous
For most men life is a search for the proper manila envelope in which to get themselves filed. Clifton Fadiman
Your vision will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes. Carl Jung
All the wonders you seek are within yourself. Thomas Browne
One of the greatest joys known to man is to take a flight into ignorance in search of knowledge. Robert Staughton Lynd
Look within. Within is the fountain of good, and it will ever bubble up, if thou wilt ever dig. Marcus Aurelius
I think you travel to search and you come back home to find yourself there. Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
When you go in search of honey you must expect to be stung by bees. Joseph Joubert
And if you find everything as soon as you look for it, you find it in vain, you look for it in vain. Antonio Porchia
The only journey is the journey within. Rainer Maria Rilke
If we're missing life it's probably because we're expecting it to reveal itself to us, rather than realizing that life is revealed by us looking for it. Craig D. Lounsbrough
You will never be happy if you continue to search for what happiness consists of. You will never live if you are looking for the meaning of life. Albert Camus
The way to find a needle in a haystack is to sit down. Beryl Markham
The centre of me is always and eternally in terrible pain ... A searching for something beyond what the world contains, something transfiguring and infinite. Bertrand Russell
The greatest explorer on this earth never takes voyages as long as those of the man who descends to the depth of his heart. Julien Green
What you discover on your own is always more exciting than what someone else discovers for you – it's like the marriage between romantic love and an arranged marriage. Terrence Rafferty
We are often taught to look for the beauty in all things, so in finding it, the layman asks the philosopher while the philosopher asks the photographer. Criss Jami
Truth waits to be found. It searches for no one. Suzy Kassem
Where you come from is gone, where you thought you were going to was never there, and where you are is no good unless you can get away from it. Where is there a place for you to be? No place... Nothing outside you can give you any place... In yourself right now is all the place you've got. Flannery O'Connor
He did not waste time in a vain search for a place in history. Dejan Stojanovic
A man travels the world over in search of what he needs and returns home to find it. George Moore
Go where you will, if a shilling can there be procured, you may expect to meet with individuals in search of it. John James Audubon
Better you don't search for who you are until you know who it is you want to find. Robert Brault
Between truth and the search for it, I choose the second. Bernard Berenson
Man is eminently a storyteller. His search for a purpose, a cause, an ideal, a mission and the like is largely a search for a plot and a pattern in the development of his life story -- a story that is basically without meaning or pattern. Eric Hoffer
The greater the step forward in knowledge, the greater is the one taken backward in search of wisdom. Stephen Gardiner
The reason why we have never found measure of wealth. We never sought it. George S. Clason