Quotes by doubt
Quotes 1 till 15 of 222.
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
German writer and poet 1749-1832
Doubt can only be removed by action.
Charles Caleb Colton
English writer 1780-1832
Doubt is the vestibule through which all must pass before they can enter into the temple of wisdom.
American attorney, soldier, writer, and Freemason 1809-1891
Doubt, the essential preliminary of all improvement and discovery, must accompany the stages of man's onward progress. The faculty of doubting and questioning, without which those of comparison and judgment would be useless, is itself a divine prerogative of the reason.
American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
I never could tell a lie that anybody would doubt, nor a truth that anybody would believe.
American self-help author 1883-1970
Understand this law and you will then know, beyond room for the slightest doubt, that you are constantly punishing yourself for every wrong you commit and rewarding yourself for every act of constructive conduct in which you indulge.
British science-fiction writer 1952-
We demand rigidly defined areas of doubt and uncertainty!
11th President of India 1931-2015
... the best way to win was to not need to win. The best performances are accomplished when you are relaxed and free of doubt.Source: Wings of Fire
English writer 1894-1963
A fanatic is a man who consciously over compensates a secret doubt.
Irish writer 1854-1900
A man's very highest moment is, I have no doubt at all, when he kneels in the dust, and beats his breast, and tells all the sins of his life.
Swiss psychiatrist and psychoanalyst 1875-1961
All ages before ours believed in gods in some form or other. Only an unparalleled impoverishment in symbolism could enable us to rediscover the gods as psychic factors, which is to say, as archetypes of the unconscious. No doubt this discovery is hardly credible as yet.Source: The Integration of the Personality (1939)
Marcus Tullius Cicero
Roman statesman and writer 106 BC - 43 BC
All pain is either severe or slight, if slight, it is easily endured; if severe, it will without doubt be brief.
Marquis de Sade
French nobleman, revolutionary and writer 1740-1814
All, all is theft, all is unceasing and rigorous competition in nature; the desire to make off with the substance of others is the foremost - the most legitimate - passion nature has bred into us and, without doubt, the most agreeable one.
American spiritual teacher 1955-
Almost all the ideas we have about being a man or being a woman are so burdened with pain, anxiety, fear and self-doubt. For many of us, the confusion around this question is excruciating.
American activist 1925-1965
America's greatest crime against the black man was not slavery or lynching, but that he was taught to wear a mask of self-hate and self-doubt.
Henry Thomas Buckle
English historian 1821-1862
An accurate observer is, no doubt, rare; but an accurate thinker is far rarer.
Subjects in these quotes:
All doubt famous quotes and sayings you will always find on greatest-quotations.com 222 found