quotes tagged with 'skepticism'

"Those who 'live without God in the world' anxiously glean their few and fleeting satisfactions, but they are unable to find real happiness...."Ignorant of the plan of salvation, many simply do not know what the journey of life is all about. Therefore, modern selfishness and skepticism brush aside the significance of the Savior..."

Author: Elder Neal A. Maxwell, Source: Ensign, March 1998, page 9Saved by dyejo in happiness selfish savior skepticism 11 years ago[save this] [permalink]

Commitment is the stuff character is made of; the power to change the face of things. It is the daily triumph of integrity over skepticism.

Author: Unknown, Source: Whatever it takes quote bookSaved by Doc in achievement hope determination skepticism committment 11 years ago[save this] [permalink]
Man has, through the richness of the intellectual quest, become more knowing, more clever and more skeptical. But we have not become more profound or more reverent. Nor have we found a way to put our learning in the context of the eternal.
Author: Josiah Royce, Source: http://www.ldscio.org/2008/02/15/royce/Saved by Doc in truth education meaning thought wisdom pride learning intellect skepticism profound academia intellectualism 12 years ago[save this] [permalink]
Cynics do not contribute, skeptics do not create, doubters do not achieve.
Author: Bryant S. Hinckley, Source: http://speeches.byu.edu/reader/reader.php?id=7709Saved by richardkmiller in achievement creation doubt criticism contribution skepticism 13 years ago[save this] [permalink]
Every man who parrots the cry of 'stand by the President' without adding the proviso 'so far as he serves the Republic' takes an attitude as essentially unmanly as that of any Stuart royalist who championed the doctrine that the King could do no wrong. No self-respecting and intelligent free man could take such an attitude.
Author: Theodore Roosevelt, Source: Works, vol. 21, pp. 316, 321Saved by jordy in government president executive skepticism checks 13 years ago[save this] [permalink]

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