Quotes of Dubious

“ Oh, what a blamed uncertain thing This pesky weather is; It blew and snew and then it thew, And now, by jing, it's friz. ”

- Philander Johnson

“ It is doubtful that the government knows much more than the public does about how government policies will work. ”

- Allen W. Wallis

“ Don't be an agnostic — be something. ”

- Robert Frost

“ In these days, it is doubtful that any child may reasonably be expected to succeed in life if he is denied the opportunity of an education. ”

- Earl Warren

“ In a way Australia is like Catholicism. The company is sometimes questionable and the landscape is grotesque. But you always come back. ”

- Thomas Keneally

“ I've always been reasonably fatalistic. ”

- Nigel Mansell

“ It is doubtful if shame can exist in the absence of sexual libido. ”

- William Burroughs

“ You can hype a questionable product for a little while, but you'll never build an enduring business. ”

- Victor Kiam

“ There is nothing so uncertain as a sure thing. ”

- Scotty Bowman

“ For a strolling damsel a doubtful reputation bears. ”

- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“ I don't believe in astrology. The only stars I can blame for my failures are those that walk about the stage. ”

- Noel Coward

“ I don't believe in astrology; I'm a Sagittarius, and we're skeptical. ”

- Arthur C. Clarke

“ Are we a Christian nation now? It's doubtful. But did we start out as one? Without question. ”

- Pat Robertson

“ Everything becomes so problematic because of basic faults: from a discontent with myself. ”

- Anna Freud

“ Is there an unselfish ambition? A tamed ambition? A sanctified ambition? I would like to think so, though it seems doubtful. Nonetheless — thank you, ambition, for being in my life. ”

- Diane Glancy

“ The fact that he asked for authority that he probably already had, but wanted spelled out, makes it arguable that he had run into something rather quickly. ”

- Plato

“ Confucius was a humanist and an agnostic. ”

- Hu Shih

“ The future of our industry is highly uncertain. ”

- Robert Ferguson

“ In a Republican district I was a Republican. In a Democratic district I was a Democrat. And in a doubtful district, I was Doubtful. But I was always for Erie. ”

- Jay Gould

“ In a Republican district I was a Republican. In a Democratic district I was a Democrat. And in a doubtful district, I was Doubtful. But I was always for Erie. ”

- Jack Gould

“ It was a fair decision, the penalty, even though it was debatable whether it was inside or outside the box. ”

- Bobby Charlton

“ It is doubtful whether the people of southern England have even yet realized how much introspection there is going on all the time in the Five Towns. ”

- Max Beerbohm

“ Parents have a right to insist that godless evolution not be taught to their children. ”

- Patrick Buchanan

“ Using MO to link crimes can be problematic. ”

- Pat Brown

“ Good advice" is often a doubtful remedy, but generally not dangerous because it has so littleeffect. ”

- Carl Gustav Jung

“ The connections between and among women are the most feared, the most problematic, and the most potentially transforming force on the planet. ”

- Adrienne Rich

“ An excellent job with a dubious undertaking, which is like saying it would be great if it wasn't awful. ”

- Ada Louise Huxtable

“ Never again should Ghanaians have to resort to dubious means to get to, or live in, foreign lands, simply to make a living. ”

- John Agyekum Kufuor

“ Even doubtful accusations leave a stain behind them. ”

- Thomas Fuller

“ I don't believe in astrology; I'm a Sagittarius and we're skeptical. ”

- Arthur C. Clarke
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