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Despair is the conclusion of fools.
~ Benjamin Disraeli | ( British politician and author. ) | 1804-1881 | Doubt
quotes Division : British Authors and Writers   
     
Despair is the damp of hell, as joy is the serenity of heaven.
~ John Donne | (English poet. ) | 1572-1632 | Doubt
quotes Division : British Poets   
     
Doubt can only be removed by action.
~ Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe | ( German poet ) | 1749-1832 | Doubt
quotes Division : German Poets   
     
Doubt is the father of invention.
~ Galileo Galilei | (Italian Astronomer and Mathematician. ) | 1564-1642 | Doubt
quotes Division : Scientists and Inventors   
     
Doubt is the vestibule through which all must pass before they can enter into the temple of wisdom.
~ Charles Caleb Colton | ( British clergyman ) | 1780-1832 | Doubt
quotes Division : Religious People   
     
Doubt whom you will, but never yourself.
~ Christian Nevell Bovee | ( American author y lawyer. ) | 1820-1904 | Doubt
quotes Division : Civil Libertarians   
     
Doubt, of whatever kind, can be ended by action alone.
~ Thomas Carlyle | ( British historian and essayist. ) | 1795-1881 | Doubt
quotes Division : Historians   
     
Faith keeps many doubts in her pay. If I could not doubt, I should not believe.
~ Henry David Thoreau | ( American naturalist ) | 1817-1862 | Doubt
quotes Division : Naturalists   
     
He that knows nothing doubts nothing.
~ George Herbert | ( British poet. ) | 1593-1632 | Doubt
quotes Division : British Poets   
     
I will listen to anyone's convictions, but pray keep your doubts to yourself.
~ Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe | ( German poet ) | 1749-1832 | Doubt
quotes Division : German Poets   
     
If the Sun and Moon should ever doubt, they'd immediately go out.
~ William Blake | ( British poet and painter. ) | 1757-1827 | Doubt
quotes Division : Artists   
     
In all affairs it's a healthy thing now and then to hang a question mark on the things you have long taken for granted.
~ Bertrand Russell | ( British logician and philosopher. ) | 1872-1970 | Doubt
quotes Division : British Philosophers   
     
In contemplation, if a man begins with certainties he shall end in doubts; but if he be content to begin with doubts, he shall end in certainties.
~ Francis Bacon | (English philosopher and statesman ) | 1561-1626 | Doubt
quotes Division : British Philosophers   
     
Just think of the tragedy of teaching children not to doubt.
~ Clarence S. Darrow | ( American lawyer ) | 1857-1938 | Doubt
quotes Division : Civil Libertarians   
     
Men become civilized, not in proportion to their willingness to believe, but in proportion to their readiness to doubt.
~ Henry Louis Mencken | ( American journalist ) | 1880-1956 | Doubt
quotes Division : Journalists   
     
Modest doubt is called the beacon of the wise.
~ William Shakespeare | ( British poet and playwright. ) | 1564-1616 | Doubt
quotes Division : Playwrights   
     
Never despair, but if you do, work on in despair.
~ Edmund Burke | ( British political writer. ) | 1729-1797 | Doubt
quotes Division : British Authors and Writers   
     
Our doubts are traitors and make us lose the good we might win, by fearing to attempt.[Measure For Measure]
~ William Shakespeare | ( British poet and playwright. ) | 1564-1616 | Doubt
quotes Division : Playwrights   
     
Suspicion amongst thoughts are like bats amongst birds, they never fly by twilight.
~ Francis Bacon | (English philosopher and statesman ) | 1561-1626 | Doubt
quotes Division : British Philosophers   
     
Suspicions that the mind, of itself, gathers, are but buzzes; but suspicions that are artificially nourished and put into men's heads by the tales and whisperings of others, have stings.
~ Francis Bacon | (English philosopher and statesman ) | 1561-1626 | Doubt
quotes Division : British Philosophers   
     
The fearful unbelief is unbelief in yourself.
~ Thomas Carlyle | ( British historian and essayist. ) | 1795-1881 | Doubt
quotes Division : Historians   
     
The whole problem with the world is that fools and fanatics are always so certain of themselves, but wiser people so full of doubts.
~ Bertrand Russell | ( British logician and philosopher. ) | 1872-1970 | Doubt
quotes Division : British Philosophers   
     
There is no despair so absolute as that which comes with the first moments of our first great sorrow, when we have not yet known what it is to have suffered and be healed, to have despaired and have recovered hope.
~ George Eliot | ( British writer. ) | 1819-1880 | Doubt
quotes Division : British Authors and Writers   
     
There is no greater folly in the world than for a man to despair.
~ Miguel de Cervantes | ( Spanish novelist ) | 1547-1616 | Doubt
quotes Division : Novelists   
     
There is no rule more invariable than that we are paid for our suspicions by finding what we suspect.
~ Henry David Thoreau | ( American naturalist ) | 1817-1862 | Doubt
quotes Division : Naturalists   
     
There is nothing more dreadful than the habit of doubt. Doubt separates people. It is a poison that disintegrates friendships and breaks up pleasant relations. It is a thorn that irritates and hurts; it is a sword that kills.
~ Buddha | ( Founder of Buddhism. ) | 563 - 483 BC | Doubt
quotes Division : Religious People   
     
There lives more faith in honest doubt, Believe me, than in half the creeds.
~ Lord Alfred Tennyson | ( British poet. ) | 1809-1892 | Doubt
quotes Division : British Poets   
     
To have doubted one's own first principles is the mark of a civilized man.
~ Oliver Wendell Holmes | ( American author and poet. ) | 1809-1894 | Doubt
quotes Division : American poets   
     
We know accurately only when we know little, with knowledge doubt increases.
~ Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe | ( German poet ) | 1749-1832 | Doubt
quotes Division : German Poets   
     

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