Quotes about certainty

The Holy Ghost is not a Sceptic, and He has not inscribed in our hearts uncertain opinions, but, rather, affirmations of the stron gest sort ...

Martin Luther skepticism certainty

What is the boy now, who has lost his ball,What, what is he to do? ...

John Berryman loss uncertainty

Future contingents cannot be certain to us, because we know them as such. They can be certain only to God whose understanding is i n eternit ...

Thomas Aquinas certainty future the contingency

man also knoweth not his time: as the fishes that are taken in anevil net, and as the birds that are caught in the snare; so are thesons of ...

unknown author uncertainty mankind

'Lead us not into temptation and evil for our sake.'They will come all right, don't worry; probably in a form That we do not expect, and cer ...

W.H. Auden evil temptation certainty

Uncertainty is the refuge of hope. ...

Henri-Frédéric Amiel uncertainty

If a man will begin with certainties, he shall end in doubts, but if he will be content to begin with doubts, he shall end in cert ainties. ...

Francis Bacon certainty doubts

That which is given to seeAt any moment is the residue, shadowed In gold or emerging into the clear bluish hazeOf uncertainty. We come back ...

John Ashbery perception uncertainty

The doctrine of those who have denied that certainty could be attained at all, has some agreement with my way of proceeding at the first set ...

Francis Bacon knowledge certainty

How many times these low feet staggered--Only the soldered mouth can tell-- ...

Emily Dickinson uncertainty hesitation