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Ralph Waldo Emerson
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I spent a lot of years trying to outrun or outsmart vulnerability by making things certain and definite, black and white, good and bad. My inability to lean into the discomfort of vulnerability limited the fullness of those important experiences that are wrought with uncertainty: Love, belonging, trust, joy, and creativity to name a few.
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Terrorism is a psychological warfare. Terrorists try to manipulate us and change our behavior by creating fear, uncertainty, and division in society.
Patrick J. Kennedy
If you aren't in the moment, you are either looking forward to uncertainty, or back to pain and regret.
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.
Medicine is a science of uncertainty and an art of probability.
Exploring the unknown requires tolerating uncertainty.
The fastest way to break the cycle of perfectionism and become a fearless mother is to give up the idea of doing it perfectly - indeed to embrace uncertainty and imperfection.
The power of the lawyer is in the uncertainty of the law.
I think that when we know that we actually do live in uncertainty, then we ought to admit it; it is of great value to realize that we do not know the answers to different questions. This attitude of mind - this attitude of uncertainty - is vital to the scientist, and it is this attitude of mind which the student must first acquire.
Richard P. Feynman
The uncertainty of parenting can bring up feelings in us that range from frustration to terror.
Knowledge is an unending adventure at the edge of uncertainty.
The quest for certainty blocks the search for meaning. Uncertainty is the very condition to impel man to unfold his powers.
The only thing that makes life possible is permanent, intolerable uncertainty; not knowing what comes next.
Ursula K. Le Guin
I used to be scared of uncertainty; now I get a high out of it.
We sail within a vast sphere, ever drifting in uncertainty, driven from end to end.
Vulnerability is basically uncertainty, risk, and emotional exposure.
Old Newtonian physics claimed that things have an objective reality separate from our perception of them. Quantum physics, and particularly Heisenberg's Uncertainty Principle, reveal that, as our perception of an object changes, the object itself literally changes.
Change is always tough. Even for those who see themselves as agents of change, the process of starting a new thing can cause times of disorientation, uncertainty and insecurity.
People want to start their own business or become financially independent. But you don't end up a successful entrepreneur unless you find a way to love the risk, the uncertainty, the repeated failures, and working insane hours on something you have no idea whether will be successful or not.
Uncertainty is a very good thing: it's the beginning of an investigation, and the investigation should never end.
The interval between the decay of the old and the formation and establishment of the new constitutes a period of transition which must always necessarily be one of uncertainty, confusion, error, and wild and fierce fanaticism.
John C. Calhoun
Faith means living with uncertainty - feeling your way through life, letting your heart guide you like a lantern in the dark.
Ironically, parenting is a shame and judgment minefield precisely because most of us are wading through uncertainty and self-doubt when it comes to raising our children.
Uncertainty is not an indication of poor leadership; it underscores the need for leadership.
A truth which comes to us from outside always bears the stamp of uncertainty. We can believe only what appears to each one of us in our own hearts as truth.
Life to me is defined by uncertainty. Uncertainty is the state in which we live, and there is no way to outfox it.
Thomas H. Cook
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