concept

doubts Quotes

38 of the best book quotes about doubts
  1. #1
    “There is this doubt regarding what becomes of a man after death. Some say he exists, others that he does not exist. This knowledge I desire, being instructed by thee.”
  2. #2
    “You should never, never doubt something that no one is sure of.”
  3. #3
    “This miry slough is a place that can’t be repaired. It is a low-lying place where the scum and filth that come with the conviction of sin drain and collect as the traveling sinner becomes aware of his lost condition. It is the fears, doubts, and discouraging apprehensions about oneself that arise in his soul.”
  4. #4
    “There will be times when standing alone feels too hard, too scary, and we’ll doubt our ability to make our way through the uncertainty. Someone, somewhere, will say, ‘Don’t do it. You don’t have what it takes to survive the wilderness.’ This is when you reach deep into your heart and remind yourself, ‘I am the wilderness.‘”
  5. #5
    “The moment you doubt whether you can fly, you cease for ever to be able to do it.”
  6. #6
    “In a serener Bright,
    In a more golden light
    I see
    Each little doubt and fear,
    Each little discord here
    Removed.”
  7. #7
    “Sometimes I lose faith in human nature for a time; I am assailed by doubt.”
  8. #8
    “Doubt thou the stars are fire;
    Doubt that the sun doth move;
    Doubt truth to be a liar;
    But never doubt I love.”
  9. #9
    “If it is a good morning, which I doubt.”
  1. #10
    “Indecision is the seedling of fear! Remember this, as you read. Indecision crystalizes into doubt, the two blend and become fear!”
  2. #11
    I believe and I doubt, I hope and get discouraged, I love and I hate, I feel bad about feeling good, I feel guilty about not feeling guilty. I am trusting and suspicious. I am honest and I still play games.
  3. #12
    “People reflexively assume that competition is always a good thing, that it always brings out the best in people, but that’s only true of people who can forget the competition. The art of competing, I’d learned from track, was the art of forgetting, and I now reminded myself of that fact. You must forget your limits. You must forget your doubts, your pain, your past.”
  4. #13
    “I am very doubtful whether history shows us one example of a man who, having stepped outside traditional morality and attained power, has used that power benevolently.”
  5. #14
    “They both distrust the advice of heaven; but what harm will it do to try?”
  6. #15
    “And I am sure it is never sadness—a proper, straight natural response to loss—that does people harm, but all the other things, all the resentment, dismay, doubt and self-pity with it.”
  7. #16
    “What if you did not feel uncertainty, the white writing says. Are you exempt from doubt? Why not rename it excitement?”
  8. #17
    “I am all in a sea of wonders. I doubt; I fear; I think strange things, which I dare not confess to my own soul.”
  9. #18
    “Stanley’s mother insists that there never was a curse. She even doubts whether Stanley’s great-great-grandfather really stole a pig. The reader might find it interesting, however, that Stanley’s father invented his cure for foot odor the day after the great-great-grandson of Elya Yelnats carried the great-great-great-grandson of Madame Zeroni up the mountain.”

Books by George MacDonald

View All
The Light Princess book
George MacDonald, Maurice Sendak
Chapter book
The Golden Key book
George MacDonald, Maurice Sendak
Chapter book
  1. #19
    “‘It ain’t dying I’m talking about, it’s living,’ Augustus said. ‘I doubt it matters where you die, but it matters where you live.‘”
  2. #20
    “BELIEF IS NOT AN INTELLECTUAL MATTER,” he complained. “IF HE’S GOT SO MUCH DOUBT, HE’S IN THE WRONG BUSINESS.”
  3. #21
    “When it’s hard and you are doubtful, give more.”
  4. #22
    “I will experience God’s faithfulness. I will not worry. I will not doubt. I will keep my trust in Him, knowing that He will not fail me.”
  5. #23
    “People must believe what they can, and those who believe more must not be hard upon those who believe less. I doubt if you would have believed it all yourself if you hadn’t seen some of it.”
  6. #24
    “In a world where death is the hunter, my friend, there is no time for regrets or doubts. There is only time for decisions.”
  7. #25
    “On the day of my judgment, when I stand before God, and He asks me why did I kill one of his true miracles, what am I gonna say? That it was my job? My job?”
  8. #26
    “He will not withhold all answers that you need for anything that seems to trouble you. He knows the way to solve all problems, and resolve all doubts. His certainty is yours. You need but ask it of Him, and it will be given you.”
  9. #27
    “But her tale, as he did not believe more than half of it, left everything as unaccountable to him as before, and he was nearly as much perplexed as to what he must think of the princess.”
  1. #28
    “But, remember, it may seem to you a very roundabout way indeed, and you must not doubt the thread. Of one thing you may be sure, that while you hold it, I hold it too.‘”
  2. #29
    “Oh, yes. I’ve no doubt in my own mind that we have been invited here by a madman – probably a dangerous homicidal lunatic.”
  3. #30
    “We know who is who! Now there isn’t a doubt. The very best Sneetches are Sneetches without.”
  4. #31
    Only human beings can look directly at something, have all the information they need to make an accurate prediction, perhaps even momentarily make the accurate prediction, and then say that it isn’t so.
  5. #32
    “This process in turn helps us identify our values and reduces doubt and confusion in making life decisions. If we can have confidence in our decisions and launch enthusiastically into action without any doubts holding us back, we will be able to achieve much more. In other words, the sooner we confront our possessions the better. If you are going to put your house in order, do it now.”
  6. #33
    “I told Morrie I was already feeing over the hill, much as I tried desperately to stay on top of it. . . . I had gone from being proud to say my age—because of all I had done so young—to not bringing it up, for fear I was getting too close to forty and, therefore, professional oblivion.”
  7. #34
    “No one should flicker out or have any doubt that it matters that they are here.”
  8. #35
    If you are unsure of a course of action, do not attempt it. Your doubts and hesitations will infect your execution.
  9. #36
    “You Are On The Right Path. Listen more to Me, and less to your doubts. I am leading you along the way I designed just for you.”
  10. #37
    “Do
    You know nothing? Do you see nothing? Do you remember
    Nothing?”″
  11. #38
    “When we are in love we often doubt that which we love most.”

Suggested Links