Doubt Quotes

I doubt whether the world holds for anyone a more soul - Stirring surprise than the first adventure with ice cream.
Heywood
When in doubt, observe and ask questions. When certain, observe at length and ask many more questions.
George S. Patton

Clarence darrow - just think of the tragedy of teaching children...
All doubt, despair, and fear become insignificant once the intention of life becomes love, rather than dependence on love.
Sri da Avabhas
To choose doubt as a philosophy of life is akin to choosing immobility as a means of transportation.
Yann Martel, Life of Pi
When in doubt, tell the truth.
Mark Twain

Materialists and madmen never have doubts.
Gilbert Keith Chesterton
Italian prove - he who knows nothing doubts nothing....
Every step toward Christ kills a doubt. Every thought, word, and deed for Him carries you away from discouragement.
Theodore Ledyard Cuyle
There are occasions when it is undoubtedly better to incur loss than to make gain.
Titus Maccius Plautus, Captivi
This is the true nature of home - It is the place of Peace the shelter, not only from injury, but from all terror, doubt and division.
John Ruskin
Dale carnegie - inaction breeds doubt and fear. action breeds...
When you start to doubt yourself, the real world will eat you alive.
Henry Rollins, From his song "Shine".
The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.
Franklin D. Roosevelt, message for Jefferson Day, April 13, 1945
Believe those who are seeking the truth doubt those who find it.
Andr Gide
If we begin with certainties, we shall end in doubts but if we begin with doubts, and we are patient in them, we shall end in certainties.
Francis Bacon
This is the true nature of home - - It is the place of Peace; the shelter, not only from injury, but from all terror, doubt and division.
John Ruskin
True wisdom is less presuming than folly. The wise man doubteth often, and changeth his mind the fool is obstinate, and doubteth not he knoweth all things but his own ignorance.
Akhenaton
Doubt is the vestibule through which all must pass before they can enter into the temple of wisdom.
Charles Caleb Colton
Doubt is a feeling too lonely to know that faith is its twin.
Khalil Gibran, The Prophet
Worry affects the circulation, the heart, the glands, the whole nervous system. I have never known a man who died from overwork, but many who died from doubt.
Charles H. Mayo
Lord, make me an instrument of Your peace! Where there is hatred let me sow love; Where there is injury, pardon; Where there is doubt, faith; Where there is despair, hope; Where there is darkness, light; Where there is sadness, joy.
Saint Francis of Assisi, "Prayer of St Francis" (attributed)
We were all born with wings. In times of doubt spread them.
Unknown
Our belief at the beginning of a doubtful undertaking is the one thing that assures the successful outcome of any venture.
William James
When we are in love we often doubt that which we most believe.
La Rochefoucauld
Lord, make me an instrument of Your peace Where there is hatred let me sow love Where there is injury, pardon Where there is doubt, faith Where there is despair, hope Where there is darkness, light Where there is sadness, joy.
Saint Francis of Assisi
It is better to keep your mouth closed and let people think you are a fool than to open it and remove all doubt.
Mark Twain
It is only about things that do not interest one that one can give really unbiased opinions, which is no doubt the reason why an unbiased opinion is always valueless.
Oscar Wilde
I doubt that imagination can be suppressed. If you truly eradicated it in a child, he would grow up to be an eggplant.
Ursula K. LeGuin
If you must tell me your opinions, tell me what you believe in. I have plenty of doubts of my own.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
A man desires praise that he may be reassured, that he may be quit of his doubting of himself he is indifferent to applause when he is confident of success.
Alec Waugh
The trouble with the world is that the stupid are cocksure and the intelligent are full of doubt.
Bertrand Russell
Our doubts are traitors, And make us lose the good we oft might win By fearing to attempt.
William Shakespeare, "Measure for Measure", Act 1 scene 4
Wise men, when in doubt whether to speak or to keep quiet, give themselves the benefit of the doubt, and remain silent.
Napolean Hill
When in doubt, punt.
John Heisman
Believe those who are seeking the truth. Doubt those who find it.
Andre Gide
Through the doors of perception Down the corridors of uncertainty Into the room of self doubt Opens the window of opportunity.
Unknown
It may well be doubted whether human ingenuity can construct an enigma... which human ingenuity may not, by proper application, resolve.
Edgar Allen Poe, The Gold Bug
A mind troubled by doubt cannot focus on the course to victory.
Arthur Golden, Memoirs of a Geisha
And whether I come to my own today or in ten thousand or ten million years, I can cheefully take it now, or with equal cheerfulness I can wait... And as to you, Life, I reckon you are the leavings of many deaths, No doubt I have died myself ten thousand times before.
Walt Whitman