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Uncertainty is the refuge of hope.

Author: Henri Frederic Amiel (1821-1881)

Profession: Swiss Philosopher, Poet, Critic

The grand perhaps! We look on helplessly, there the old misgivings, crooked questions are.

Author: Robert Browning (1812-1889)

Profession: British Poet

Uncertainty and mystery are energies of life. Don't let them scare you unduly, for they keep boredom at bay and spark creativity.

Author: R. I. Fitzhenry


The quest for certainty blocks the search for meaning. Uncertainty is the very condition to impel man to unfold his powers.

Author: Erich Fromm (1900-1980)

Profession: American Psychologist

Hesitation increases in relation to risk in equal proportion to age.

Author: Ernest Hemingway (1898-1961)

Profession: American Writer