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Definition of Credulity

Credulity

  1. Readiness of belief; a disposition to believe on slight evidence.

Credulity Quotations

There are new words now that excuse everybody. Give me the good old days of heroes and villains, the people you can bravo or hiss. There was a truth to them that all the slick credulity of today cannot touch.
Bette Davis

One of the peculiar sins of the twentieth century which we've developed to a very high level is the sin of credulity. It has been said that when human beings stop believing in God they believe in nothing. The truth is much worse: they believe in anything.
Malcolm Muggeridge

The only disadvantage of an honest heart is credulity.
Philip Sidney

The math is dead simple: it seems that the frequency of planets able to support life is roughly one percent. In other words, a billion or more such worlds exist in our galaxy alone. That's a lot of acreage, and it takes industrial-strength credulity to believe it's all bleakly barren.
Seth Shostak

The natural cause of the human mind is certainly from credulity to skepticism.
Thomas Jefferson
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