Doubts Quotes

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Marilyn Monroe
“Some people have been unkind. If I say I want to grow as an actress, they look at my figure. If I say I want to develop, to learn my craft, they laugh. Somehow they don't expect me to be serious about my work.”
Marilyn Monroe

William Goldman
“Writing is finally about one thing: going into a room alone and doing it. Putting words on paper that have never been there in quite that way before. And although you are physically by yourself, the haunting Demon never leaves you, that Demon being the knowledge of your own terrible limitations, your hopeless inadequacy, the impossibility of ever getting it right. No matter how diamond-bright your ideas are dancing in your brain, on paper they are earthbound.”
William Goldman, Adventures in the Screen Trade

Jiddu Krishnamurti
“To ask the 'right' question is far more important than to receive the answer. The solution of a problem lies in the understanding of the problem; the answer is not outside the problem, it is in the problem.”
Jiddu Krishnamurti, The Flight of the Eagle

Cassandra Clare
“She hated that little voice inside her head. Like the Seelie Queen, it planted doubts where there shouldn't be doubts, asked questions that had no answer.”
Cassandra Clare, City of Lost Souls

J.K. Rowling
“He felt that he was still groping in the dark; he had chosen his path but kept looking back, wondering whether he had misread the signs, whether he should not have taken the other way.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

Clementine von Radics
“There will always be those
who say you are too young and delicate
to make anything happen for yourself.
They don't see the part of you that smolders.
Don't let their doubting drown out
the sound of your own heartbeat.

You are the first drop of rain in a hurricane.

Your bravery builds beyond you.
You are needed by all the little girls
still living in secret, writing oceans
made of monsters, and
throwing like lightning.
You don't need to grow up
to find greatness.

You are so much stronger than the world
has ever believed you could be.
The world is waiting for you
to set it on fire. Trust in yourself

and burn.”
Clementine von Radics, Mouthful of Forevers

Salvador Dalí
“I dedicate this novel to Gala, who was constantly by my side while I was writing it, who was the good fairy of my equilibrium, who banished the salamanders of my doubts and strengthened the lions of certainties...”
Salvador Dalí, Hidden Faces

“I had as many doubts as anyone else. Standing on the starting line, we're all cowards.”
Alberto Salazar

“If life throws you a few bad notes or vibrations, don't let them interrupt or alter your song.”
Suzy Kassem, Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem

Bram Stoker
“Our toil must be in silence, and our efforts all in secret; for this enlightened age, when men believe not even what they see, the doubting of wise men would be his greatest strength.”
Bram Stoker, Dracula

J.K. Rowling
“Every time he tried to reconstruct the internal arguments that had led to his decision, they sounded feebler to him.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

Gregory Maguire
“I may not be sure if monsters exist, but I’d rather live my life in doubt than be persuaded by a real experience of one.”
Gregory Maguire, Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West

يوسف زيدان
“الديانة دين فادح، لا يمكن لأحد أن يوفي به، ديانتنا تديننا، تدين من دان بها بأكثر من غير المؤمنين و تدين أيضا غير المؤمنين الكل و الأب السماوي أقنوم مفارق محتجب خلف هذه الاعتقادات كلها. وهو لا يظهر لنا بتمامه لأننا لا نقدر على الإحاطة بظهوره التام هو فوق إدراكنا و هو بعيد عنا و نحن بعيدون عن بعضنا لأننا جميعا مرهونون بأوهامنا... الأقنوم ذاته وهم غامض اخترعناه و ضدقناه و اختلفنا فيه و لسوف نحارب بعضنا دوما من أجله و قد يأتي يوم يكون فيه لكل إنسان اعتقاده الخاص المختلف عن اعتقاد غيره فتنمحي الديانة من أساسها و تزول الشريعة...

الأقنوم: الذات الإلهية

من رواية عزازيل و حديث الراهب الفريسي لبطل الرواية حول الاختلاف في وحدانية الرب بين الطوائف المسيحيةمدان الكل ضال”
يوسف زيدان

Paulo Coelho
“it’s that sense of powerlessness that destroyed my soul. i cannot be as good as i would like to be.nor as bad as i think i need to be.i think you have the same doubts that your goodness was not rewarded”
paulo coelho-the devil and miss prym

Markus Zusak
“The word maybe was beginning to annoy me, because the only thing that was fixed was that maybe would be with me forever.”
Markus Zusak, Underdog

Markus Zusak
“Would I always feel so small that it hurt and that even the greatest outcry roaring from my throat was, in reality, just a whimper? Would my footsteps always stop so suddenly and sink into the footpath?”
Markus Zusak, Underdog

Peter Rollins
“What we see taking place in the church today is the reduction of God to an idol.”
Peter Rollins, The Idolatry of God: Breaking Our Addiction to Certainty and Satisfaction

Carlos Wallace
“Occupy your thoughts with purpose and you will be so busy pursuing a meaningful future there will be no time for doubt, chaos and disappointment.”
Carlos Wallace, The Other 99 T.Y.M.E.S: Train Your Mind to Enjoy Serenity

“But, oh, when gloomy doubts prevail,
I fear to call thee mine;
The springs of comfort seem to fail,
And all my hopes decline.
Yet, gracious God, where shall I flee?
Thou art my only trust;
And still my soul would cleave to thee,
Though prostrate in the dust.”
Anne Steele

Israelmore Ayivor
“People who found something to live and die for always live in the hope of success. They never allow doubts to create distances between them and their harvest time. That is also their decision.”
Israelmore Ayivor, Dream Big!: See Your Bigger Picture!

“Any decision you take can have good and bad consequences. (No decision is also a decision.) If you’re ready to accept the consequences, it will turn out to be good decision. Because action and its consequences make the whole circle. Acceptance of the whole brings blessings of the whole (The Supreme Power).”

Ehsan Sehgal
“Doubts are the severe obstacles to your success and prosperity. You should reach and meet the truth for the trust; otherwise, you make your life bitter, not only for yourself, for others too.”
Ehsan Sehgal
tags: doubts

Portia Moore
“«... me pregunto si lo amo más a él que a mí misma, o si él me ama al menos un poco».”
Portia Moore, If I Break

Stewart Stafford
“Where there is humanity, there is doubt.”
Stewart Stafford

Chris Ernest Nelson
“It is wise to master your self, but it is wiser to leave a few rogue thoughts, some few doubts, and some loose ends. It is into the wild and unfinished places that we can grow.”
Chris Ernest Nelson

“There are oodles of doubts in the name God. Is He?”
Mecha Constantine
tags: doubts, god

Kamini Arichandran
“Fears and doubts lead to scarcity. Positivity and bliss lead to abundance.”
Kamini Arichandran

Michael Bassey Johnson
“Before you doubt yourself, do something. Before you quit, try again. Before you leave, get back in.”
Michael Bassey Johnson, Before You Doubt Yourself: Pep Talks and other Crucial Discussions

Wisława Szymborska
“Here I am, Cassandra.
And this is my city under ashes.
And these are my prophet's staff and ribbons.
And this is my head full of doubts.”
Wisława Szymborska, View with a Grain of Sand: Selected Poems

“...the world has a fair percentage of people who go through life trying to find comfort and relief for their souls by seeking a receptive ear. This could be someone they can communicate with on the subject of sharing their hopes, dreams, doubts, fears, concepts, perceptions, love, joys, grief, regrets, impulses and compulsions.”
Janvier Chouteu-Chando, The Girl on the Trail

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