I am afraid their chief reason for this search has been the wish to feel more certainty than seems otherwise possible as to what is true and what is false.
Again, self-evidence must not be the same thing as the absence of doubt or the presence of complete certainty.
Our subjective certainty is usually a result of habit, and may lead us astray in circumstances which are unusual in ways of which we are unaware.
Nevertheless, it is perhaps true that judgments having a high degree of subjective certainty are more apt to be true than other judgments.
John said, it was love that made her understand this, for she had never felt this independence, this calm, and this certainty
until she fell in love with him, and perhaps this too was love.
But Jane could think with certainty
on only one point-- that Mr.
The Shifting Meaning of Legal Certainty
in Comparative and Transnational Law
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This leads me to wonder whether there are many or at least some people who do not really share the certainty
that they may die at any instant, so that they would have different certainties about this issue.
The message is that certainty
is an illusion and change is constant.
The issue that is the focus of Quitting Certainties concerns the inability of the traditional Bayesian updating rule to properly model claims that move from certainty
Thus, the stage had been set for a battle of cosmic proportions in which certainty
about who is really God is a matter of life and death.
com)-- Michaels & Associates announced news of the latest Percolate LMS[TM], housing a more robust Quiz Builder tool that easily captures learners' certainty
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The idea of certainty
for industry has become central to modern neo-liberal governments globally.
This means that we can only proceed with this project if we have certainty
around the shared regeneration vision, certainty
around our ability to purchase the land required, certainty
around whether there is demand for additional capacity and what the make up of this is and certainty
around the collaboration of all partners and stakeholders.