Assumptions Quotes

We simply assume that the way we see things is the way they really are or the way they should be. And our attitudes and behaviors grow out of these assumptions.

Stephen R. Covey

The harder you fight to hold on to specific assumptions, the more likely there's gold in letting go of them.

John Seely Brown

Most of our assumptions have outlived their uselessness.

Marshall McLuhan

The assumption that seeing is believing makes us susceptible to visual deceptions

Kathleen Hall Jamieson

Check your assumptions. In fact, check your assumptions at the door.

Lois McMaster Bujold

Begin challenging your own assumptions. Your assumptions are your windows on the world. Scrub them off every once in awhile, or the light won't come in.

Alan Alda

Assumptions are the termites of relationships.

Henry Winkler

You must stick to your conviction, but be ready to abandon your assumptions.

Denis Waitley

If we worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true really is true, then there would be little hope for advance

Orville Wright

The way to keep yourself from making assumptions is to ask questions.

Don Miguel Ruiz

Until we can understand the assumptions in which we are drenched we cannot know ourselves.

Adrienne Rich

Begin challenging your own assumptions. Your assumptions are your windows on the world. Scrub them off every once in awhile, or the light won't come in.

Alan Alda

A theory is only as good as its assumptions. If the premises are false, the theory has no real scientific value. The only scientific criterion for judging the validity of a scientific theory is a confrontation with the data of experience.

Maurice Flix Charles Allais

The worst mistake of first contact, made throughout history by individuals on both sides of every new encounter, has been the unfortunate habit of making assumptions. It often proved fatal.

William M. Kucmierowski

The least questioned assumptions are often the most questionable

Paul Broca

Assumptions allow the best in life to pass you by

John Sales

It is always better to ask then to make an assumption.

Don Miguel Ruiz

Society is based on the assumption that everyone is alike and no one is alive.

Hugh Kingsmill

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Updated On : May 25, 2013
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