Skeptical Quotes

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Narrow minds devoid of imagination. Intolerance, theories cut off from reality, empty terminology, usurped ideals, inflexible systems. Those are the things that really frighten me. What I absolutely fear and loathe.

Haruki Murakami

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People are supposed to fear the unknown, but ignorance is bliss when knowledge is so damn frightening.

Laurell K. Hamilton

Credulity is belief in slight evidence, with no evidence, or against evidence.

Tryon Edwards

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People have a habit of inventing fictions they will believe wholeheartedly in order to ignore the truth they cannot accept.

Libba Bray

The first principle is that you must not fool yourself, and you are the easiest person to fool.

Richard Feynman

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Reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn`t go away.

Philip K. Dick

It is always better to have no ideas than false ones; to believe nothing, than to believe what is wrong.

Thomas Jefferson

The only meaning of life worth caring about is one that can withstand our best efforts to examine it.

Daniel Dennett

I believe in evidence. I believe in observation, measurement, and reasoning, confirmed by independent observers. I`ll believe anything, no matter how wild and ridiculous, if there is evidence for it. The wilder and more ridiculous something is, however, the firmer and more solid the evidence will have to be.

Isaac Asimov

Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.

Aldous Huxley

The mind of a bigot is like the pupil of the eye. The more light you shine on it, the more it will contract.

Oliver Wendell Holmes

It is almost as if the human brain were specifically designed to misunderstand Darwinism, and to find it hard to believe.

Richard Dawkins

Ignorance more frequently begets confidence than does knowledge: it is those who know little, and not those who know much, who so positively assert that this or that problem will never be solved by science.

Charles Darwin

Great intellects are skeptical.

Friedrich Nietzsche

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One must be sane to think clearly, but one can think deeply and be quite insane.

Nikola Tesla

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