A doubt or an uncertainty can be the cause to a lot of problems in life. This article gives you some famous uncertainty and doubt quotes, quotations and sayings.

Uncertainty Quotes

There are always two sides to any coin. So whether or not you should go ahead with one decision always has a 50% chance of turning out correct. This forms a crucial element in doubt and uncertainty. You are always unsure of what is right and wrong, but taking the risk is the only way. It was once said- You cannot be certain about uncertainty. To define it any other way, would be quite difficult. So make use of some of these famous doubt quotes and sayings to be surer!

Have you heard that it was good to gain the day? I also say it is good to fall, battles are lost in the same spirit in which they are won.

- Leaves of Grass , Walt Whitman

Strong women only marry weak men.

- Bette Davis

If life were predictable it would cease to be life, and be without flavor.

- Eleanor Roosevelt

Everything in life is luck.

- Donald Trump

A mistress never is nor can be a friend. While you agree, you are lovers; and when it is over, anything but friends.

- Lord Byron

Women have very little idea of how much men hate them.

- Germaine Greer

There's a world of difference between truth and facts. Facts can obscure the truth.

- Maya Angelou

I guess the real reason that my wife and I had children is the same reason that Napoleon had for invading Russia: it seemed like a good idea at the time.

- Bill Cosby

Money takes wings. The only thing that endures is character.

- O. J. Simpson

Doubt, of whatever kind, can be ended by action alone.

- Thomas Carlyle

Great talents are the most lovely and often the most dangerous fruits on the tree of humanity. They hang upon the most slender twigs that are easily snapped off.

- Carl Jung

As soon as questions of will or decision or reason or choice of action arise, human science is at a loss.

- Noam Chomsky

A hero is born among a hundred, a wise man is found among a thousand, but an accomplished one might not be found even among a hundred thousand men.

- Plato

When I'm inspired, I get excited because I can't wait to see what I'll come up with next.

- Dolly Parton

Many a man thinks he is patient when, in reality, he is indifferent.

- B. C. Forbes

Reality is wrong. Dreams are for real.

- Tupac Shakur

The future is unwritten.

- Joe Strummer

I believe we are on an irreversible trend toward more freedom and democracy - but that could change.

- Dan Quayle

It is convenient that there be gods, and, as it is convenient, let us believe there are.

- Ovid

Chance is always powerful. Let your hook always be cast; in the pool where you least expect it, there will be fish.

- Ovid

Certitude is not the test of certainty. We have been cocksure of many things that were not so.

- Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

It seems to me that at this time we need education in the obvious more than the investigation of the obscure.

- Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

All human beings are commingled out of good and evil.

- Robert Louis Stevenson

All my possessions for a moment of time.

- Elizabeth I

Experience, as a desire for experience, does not come off. We must not study ourselves while having an experience.

- Friedrich Nietzsche

I have a great love and respect for religion, great love and respect for atheism. What I hate is agnosticism, people who do not choose.

- Orson Welles

Life is a long preparation for something that never happens.

- William Butler Yeats

Love built on beauty, soon as beauty, dies.

- The Complete English Poems , John Donne

All love shifts and changes. I don't know if you can be wholeheartedly in love all the time.

- Julie Andrews

Be sure that you go to the author to get at his meaning, not to find yours.

- Salman Rushdie

There is no quality in this world that is not what it is merely by contrast. Nothing exists in itself.

- Moby Dick: or , Herman Melville

Faith, like a jackal, feeds among the tombs, and even from these dead doubts she gathers her most vital hope.

- Herman Melville

Yes, you can lose somebody overnight, yes, your whole life can be turned upside down. Life is short. It can come and go like a feather in the wind.

- Shania Twain

A mathematician, like a painter or poet, is a maker of patterns. If his patterns are more permanent than theirs, it is because they are made with ideas.

- G. H. Hardy

A sudden bold and unexpected question doth many times surprise a man and lay him open.

- Francis Bacon

But human experience is usually paradoxical, that means incongruous with the phrases of current talk or even current philosophy.

- George Eliot

If you have an ounce of common sense and one good friend you don't need an analyst.

- Joan Crawford

I was up above it. Now, I'm down in it.

- Trent Reznor

You can't just ask customers what they want and then try to give that to them. By the time you get it built, they'll want something new.

- Steve Jobs

Learning how to operate a soul figures to take time.

- Timothy Leary

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