Ask Sayings and Quotes

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


I never learn anything talking. I only learn things when I ask question.     

Lou Holtz

You really want the truth? Ask a child.     

Charmaine J Forde

You need to trust To surrender / To ask for guidance / Go within for the answers / They're within you / You have the answers / All you need do is ask.     

Karen Hackel

It is not fair to ask of others what you are not willing to do yourself.     

Eleanor Roosevelt

You can't just ask customers what they want and then try to give that to them. By the time you get it built, they'll want something new.     

Steve Jobs

Asking for help with shame says: You have the power over me. Asking with condescension says: I have the power over you. But asking for help with gratitude says: We have the power to help each other.      

Amanda Palmer

You should never ask anyone for anything. Never- and especially from those who are more powerful than yourself.     

Mikhail Bulgakov

Questions are never foolish. Stupider are those who never ask anything.     

Tamuna Tservadze

Marty, my mother used to say 'Never get greedy with God.' I think what she meant was 'Don't dare ask for more if you already have what you need.     

James Patterson

To ask why we fall in love is to ask why the leaves fall. And to ask how we stay in love is to ask how the trees stay.     

Jim Virle

One of the biggest defects in life is the inability to ask for help.     

Robert Kiyosaki

I don't think it's the job of filmmakers to give anybody answers. I do think, though, that a good film makes you ask questions of yourself as you leave the theatre.     

Paul Haggis

My job is to help my clients ask better questions. My mentor taught me, 'Ask a better question, get a better answer.     

Richie Norton

And so, my fellow Americans, ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.     

John F. Kennedy

Older people sit down and ask, 'what is it', but the boy asks, What can I do with it?     

Steve Jobs

When your mother asks, 'Do you want a piece of advice?' it is a mere formality. It doesn't matter if you answer yes or no. You're going to get it anyway.     

Erma Bombeck

The questions which one asks oneself begin, at least, to illuminate the world, and become one's key to the experience of others.     

James Baldwin

I you want something said, ask a man; If you want something done, ask a woman.     

Margaret Thatcher

Don't be afraid to ask questions. Don't be afraid to ask for help when you need it. I do that every day. Asking for help isn't a sign of weakness, it's a sign of strength. It shows you have the courage to admit when you don't know something, and to learn something new.     

Barack Obama

The strong individual is the one who asks for help when he needs it.     

Rona Barrett

Do you want to know who you are? Don't ask. Act! Action will delineate and define you.     

Thomas Jefferson

I've had lots of kids come up and ask for my autograph, I've had a grandmother stop me and ask me if I know a good place to buy underwear.     

Prince William