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50 Uncertainty Quotes Famous People

Uncertainty quotes are inspirational, in life inspire yourself when you are uncertain in life, with motivation and inspiration you can get through the uncertain times. Always push yourself for greatness and try your best to get through the dark times in life. Those who got through the uncertain times, these people are now thriving with success, look at the successful people like Jeff Bezos, when he first started his company Amazon, in the uncertain times he kept pushing and continued to work hard in making his company successful, without going through the uncertain times, he would have not been where he is today. These uncertainty quotes will help you push through the hard times, life is tough, but one thing you should never do is give up. 

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50 Uncertainty Quotes

  1. “Have patience with everything that remains unsolved in your heart…live in the question.” Rainer Maria Rilke
  2. “If you aren’t in the moment, you are either looking forward to uncertainty, or back to pain and regret.” Jim Carrey
  3. True security lies in the unrestrained embrace of insecurity — in the recognition that we never really stand on solid ground, and never can.” Oliver Burkeman
  4. “Human spirit is the ability to face the uncertainty of the future with curiosity and optimism. It is the belief that problems can be solved, differences resolved. It is a type of confidence. And it is fragile. It can be blackened by fear and superstition.” Bernard Beckett

  5. “Let go of certainty. The opposite isn’t uncertainty. It’s openness, curiosity, and a willingness to embrace paradox, rather than choose upsides. The ultimate challenge is to accept ourselves exactly as we are, but never stop trying to learn and grow.” Tony Schwartz

  6. “When the mind is in a state of uncertainty the smallest impulse directs it to either side.” Terence
  7. “Faith means living with uncertainty – feeling your way through life, letting your heart guide you like a lantern in the dark.” Dan Millman
  8. “Everything’s a risk, by the way, these days. Every film you make is a risk. There’s no guarantee.” Cameron Diaz
  9. “A statistical analysis, properly conducted, is a delicate dissection of uncertainties, a surgery of suppositions.” Michael J. Moroney
  10. “But I have my life, I’m living it. It’s twisted, exhausting, uncertain and full of guilt, but nonetheless, there’s something there.” Banana Yoshimoto

  11. “I took a test in Existentialism. I left all the answers blank and got 100.” Woody Allen
  12. “Information is the resolution of uncertainty.” Claude Shannon
  13. “Looking deeper, we could say that the real cause of suffering is not being able to tolerate uncertainty—and thinking that it’s perfectly sane, perfectly normal, to deny the fundamental groundlessness of being human.” Pema Chödrön
  14. “Uncertainty always creates doubt, and doubt creates fear.” Oscar Munoz
  15. “I wanted a perfect ending. Now I’ve learned, the hard way, that some poems don’t rhyme, and some stories don’t have a clear beginning, middle, and end. Life is about not knowing, having to change, taking the moment, and making the best of it, without knowing what’s going to happen next. Delicious Ambiguity.” Gilda Radner

  16. “This I ever held worse that all certitude, To know not what the worst ahead might be.” Algernon Charles Swinburne
  17. “Uncertainty is the only certainty there is, and knowing how to live with insecurity is the only security.” John Allen Paulos
  18. “We sail within a vast sphere, ever drifting in uncertainty, driven from end to end.” Blaise Pascal
  19. “Apprehension, uncertainty, waiting, expectation, fear of surprise, do a patient more harm than any exertion. Remember he is face to face with his enemy all the time.” Florence Nightingale
  20. “Certainty makes you beautiful and uncertainty makes you dutiful.” Rajesh Walecha

  21. “We demand rigidly defined areas of doubt and uncertainty!” Douglas Adams
  22. “The power of the lawyer is in the uncertainty of the law.” Jeremy Bentham
  23. “Leave everything undefined, including yourself. Befriend uncertainty. Fall in love with mystery. Kneel at the altar of Not Knowing. Give your questions time to breathe. And the answers will find you.” Jeff Foster
  24. “Uncertainty is a sign of humility, and humility is just the ability or the willingness to learn.” Charlie Sheen
  25. “The quest for certainty blocks the search for meaning. Uncertainty is the very condition to impel man to unfold his powers.” Erich Fromm

  26. “Have you heard that it was good to gain the day? I also say it is good to fall, battles are lost in the same spirit in which they are won.” Walt Whitman
  27. “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 we’re not in the mood to act.” Harv Eker
  28. “Markets are constantly in a state of uncertainty and flux and money is made by discounting the obvious and betting on the unexpected.” George Soros
  29. “I think people get it upside down when they say the unambiguous is the reality and the ambiguous is merely uncertainty about what is really unambiguous. Let’s turn it around the other way: the ambiguous is the reality and the unambiguous is merely a special case of it, where we finally manage to pin down some very special aspect.” David Bohm
  30. “Don’t call it uncertainty call it to wonder.  Don’t call it insecurity call it freedom.” Osho

  31. “Maturity, one discovers, has everything to do with the acceptance of ‘not knowing.” Mark Z
  32. “Medicine is a science of uncertainty and an art of probability.” William Osler
  33. “Choosing to be curious is choosing to be vulnerable because it requires us to surrender to uncertainty. It wasn’t always a choice; we were born curious. But over time, we learn that curiosity, like vulnerability, can lead to hurt. As a result, we turn to self-protecting—choosing certainty over curiosity, armor over vulnerability, and knowing over learning.” Brené Brown
  34. “The only thing that makes life possible is permanent, intolerable uncertainty; not knowing what comes next.” Ursula K. Le Guin
  35. “For my part, I know nothing with any certainty, but the sight of the stars, makes me dream.” Vincent Van Gogh

  36. “All human things hang on a slender thread, the strongest fall with a sudden crash.” Ovid
  37. “Doubt is not a pleasant condition, but certainty is absurd.” Voltaire
  38. “I have known uncertainty: a state unknown to the Greeks.” Jorge Luis Borges
  39. “Entrepreneurs must devote a portion of their minds to constantly processing uncertainty. So you sacrifice a degree of being present.” Scott Belsky
  40. “Decisions are the endless uncertainties of life that we’ll not know if they’re right until the very end, so do the best you can and hope it’s right.” Lily Collins

  41. “The mistake is thinking that there can be an antidote to the uncertainty.” David Levithan
  42. “Fear is often our immediate response to uncertainty. There’s nothing wrong with experiencing fear. The key is not to get stuck in it.” Gabrielle Bernstein
  43. “If uncertainty is unacceptable to you, it turns into fear. If it is perfectly acceptable, it turns into increased aliveness, alertness, and creativity.” Eckhart Tolle
  44. “I used to be scared of uncertainty; now I get a high out of it.” Jensen Ackles
  45. “Uncertainty and mystery are energies of life. Don’t let them scare you unduly, for they keep boredom at bay and spark creativity.” I. Fitzhenry

  46. “Maturity of mind is the capacity to endure uncertainty.” John Finley
  47. “The quality of your life is directly related to how much uncertainty you can comfortably handle.” Tony Robbins
  48. “If you just watch a teenager, you see a lot of uncertainty.” Jamie Lee Curtis
  49. “I can live with doubt and uncertainty. I think it’s much more interesting to live not knowing than to have answers which might be wrong.” Richard P. Feynman
  50. “Don’t hesitate to live every moment out of your life in the best way you can because living is once, chances are rare and nothing is certain.” Blaze Olamiday

Rashed Miah
My name is Rashed Miah, I am the CEO and founder of THE RICH GETS RICHER. This website was founded in October 2018. I am very passionate to talk about success, I followed my passion and decided to express my knowledge of success to the world through this website. For all individuals who visits this site, my overall aim is to motivate them about their life, also to help them financially, spiritually, mentally and physically when it comes to success and achieving big goals and dreams.
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