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Certainty Quotes

James Dobson
There are very few certainties that touch us all in this mortal experience, but one of the absolutes is that we will experience hardship and stress at some point.
James Dobson
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Vincent van Gogh
For my part I know nothing with any certainty, but the sight of the stars makes me dream.
Vincent van Gogh
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Mark Twain
Education is the path from cocky ignorance to miserable uncertainty.
Mark Twain
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I believe any decline would lock in a Fed increase with some certainty.
Bruce Bartlett
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 Voltaire
Doubt is uncomfortable, certainty is ridiculous.
Voltaire
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 Voltaire
Doubt is not a pleasant condition but certainty is an absurd one.
Voltaire
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George Patton
It seems to me a certainty that the fatalistic teachings of Mohammed and the utter degradation of the Arab women are the outstanding causes for the arrested development of the Arab. He is exactly as he was around the year 700, while we have been developing.
George Patton
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Bertrand Russell
The demand for certainty is one which is natural to man, but is nevertheless an intellectual vice
Bertrand Russell
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Doubt is to certainty as neurosis is to psychosis. The neurotic is in doubt and has fears about persons and things; the psychotic has convictions and makes claims about them. In short, the neurotic has problems, the psychotic has solutions.
Thomas Szasz
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This is about giving rural and regional Australia certainty and confidence that regardless of who owns Telstra, there will be a visible and effective Telstra presence in rural and regional Australia,
Helen Coonan
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Francis Bacon
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 certainties.
Francis Bacon
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Hope is not the conviction that something will turn out well but the certainty that something makes sense, regardless of how it turns out
Vaclav Havel
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If the issue is, is it a near certainty that at some time in the future there will some group, probably a terrorist group, that attempts to bring to bear either the use or the threat of a chemical or biological operation, I would say that is highly likely to happen sometime in the next few years.
Bill Clinton
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Peter Drucker
We can say with certainty - or 90% probability - that the new industries that are about to be born will have nothing to do with information.
Peter Drucker
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Samuel Johnson
He is no wise man that will quit a certainty for an uncertainty
Samuel Johnson
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Our preference is the sooner the better. People in the markets prefer certainty versus uncertainty.
Craig Donohue
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We often call a certainty a hope, to bring it luck
Elizabeth Bibesco
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Yulia Tymoshenko
There is not merely a chance, but a full certainty that we will win the parliamentary elections.
Yulia Tymoshenko
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I believe there is greater certainty that the water and land will be saved under private ownership and I hope the county will come to see that.
Tovey Giezentanner
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Spending a weekend with Hitler would have been boring in the extreme, although you would have had a greater certainty in coming back alive.
Alan Bullock
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Bertrand Russell
What men want is not knowledge, but certainty.
Bertrand Russell
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Bertrand Russell
When one admits that nothing is certain one must, I think, also add that some things are more nearly certain than others
Bertrand Russell
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I think it's a virtual certainty that the low turnout this time around will be used by opponents to say this was a misbegotten project that never should have happened in the first place.
Wayne Cornelius
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I don't think it adds any certainty to investors' uncertainty about the future.
Brett Gallagher
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Instead of the present ad hoc adjustments to the tax rate we ... call for government to provide greater certainty to the market regarding its fiscal regime by committing itself to a target corporate tax rate in the region of 25% to be implemented within a fixed time frame. This would provide an immediate boost to investment and therefore jobs.
Ian Davidson
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We know with all the certainty that Poles were among the oppressors and assassins.
Aleksander Kaasniewski
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Albert Camus
We are not certain, we are never certain. If we were we could reach some conclusions, and we could, at last, make others take us seriously.
Albert Camus
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Erich Fromm
The quest for certainty blocks the search for meaning. Uncertainty is the very condition to impel man to unfold his powers.
Erich Fromm
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This is slightly positive for investors' perceptions, especially foreigners, in the sense that it has provided certainty over the case. However, I think the criminal process should really go on to uncover what really happened.
Anton Gunawan
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To move from uncertainty to certainty we need good strategic research - and fast.
Andrew Maynard
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