Uncertainty and mystery are energies of life. Don't let them scare you unduly, for they keep boredom at bay and spark creativity.
Without the element of uncertainty, the bringing off of even, the greatest business triumph would be dull, routine, and eminently unsatisfying. J.
Knowledge is an unending adventure at the edge of uncertainty.
Uncertainty is the only certainty there is, and knowing how to live with insecurity is the only security.
Uncertainty is the refuge of hope.
He is no wise man who will quit a certainty for an uncertainty.
The power of the lawyer is in the uncertainty of the law.
To teach how to live with uncertainty, yet without being paralyzed by hesitation, is perhaps the chief thing that philosophy can do
We need to practice acting in spite of fear, in spite of doubt, in spite of worry, in spite of uncertainty, in spite of inconvenience, in spite of discomfort, and even to practice acting when weíre not in the mood to act
Education is...Man's going forward from cocksure ignorance to thoughtful uncertainty.
Faith means living with uncertainty - feeling your way through life, letting your heart guide you like a lantern in the dark
To become educated is to move from cocksure ignorance to thoughtful uncertainty.
We demand guaranteed rigidly defined areas of doubt and uncertainty.
Maturity of mind is the capacity to endure uncertainty.
Uncertainty and expectation are the joys of life. Security is an insipid thing, through the overtaking and possessing of a wish discovers the folly of the chase.
The quest for certainty blocks the search for meaning. Uncertainty is the very condition to impel man to unfold his powers.
Education is the path from cocky ignorance to miserable uncertainty.
The greatest loss of time is delay and expectation, which depend upon the future. We let go the present, which we have in our power, and look forward to that which depends upon chance, and so relinquish a certainty for an uncertainty.
Maturity is the capacity to endure uncertainty.
How very paltry and limited the normal human intellect is, and how little lucidity there is in the human consciousness, may be judged from the fact that, despite the ephemeral brevity of human life, the uncertainty of our existence and the countless enigmas which press upon us from all sides, everyone does not continually and ceaselessly philosophize, but that only the rarest of exceptions do
Without a measureless and perpetual uncertainty, the drama of human life would be destroyed.
The only thing we know for sure about the future is that it will be radically different from the past. In face of this enormous uncertainty, the least we can do for future generations is to pass on as many of the planetís resources as possible.
I know never to take a wine for granted. Drawing a cork is like attendance at a concert or at a play that one knows well, when there is all the uncertainty of no two performances ever being quite the same. That is why the French say, There are no good wines, only good bottles
We sail within a vast sphere, ever drifting in uncertainty, driven from end to end.
What a chimera then is man! What a novelty! What a monster, what a chaos, what a contradiction, what a prodigy! Judge of all things, feeble earthworm, depository of truth, a sink of uncertainty and error, the glory and the shame of the universe.