Honest Faith

There lives more faith in honest doubt than in half the creeds. 

Tennyson

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Wit’s Shorts

A witty saying proves nothing.

Voltaire

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Certain Illusion

Certainty generally is illusion, and repose is not the destiny of man.
O.W. Holmes, Jr.

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History’s Limits

The driver of a car accelerating into a brick wall might well say ‘so far so good’ – but it does not mean the wall is not there!
John Dryzek

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Human & Being

Man is not the lord of beings. He is the shepherd of Being.
Heidegger

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Humble Freedom

The spirit of liberty is the spirit that is not too sure that it is right.
Learned Hand

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Humble Wonder

Only when we become truly humble is the scent awakened for what is great.
Heidegger

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Humble Root

Humility, that low, sweet root, from which all heavenly virtues shoot.
Thomas Moore

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Real Humility

Pride makes us artificial and humility makes us real.
Thomas Merton

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Humble Beginning

Humility is the beginning of all reason.
Ludwig Anzengruber

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