Dear Son, behave admirably – for yourself mostly Curiosity killed the cat. It also led to the iPhone. Dear Son, behave admirably. Guard your curiosity. Meaning don’t let anyone steal it from you. Do this for yourself. Trust me. There are thieves everywhere. They treasure conformity. Next Blog By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.