"If a man will begin with certainties, he shall end in doubts,
but if he will be content to begin with doubts, he shall end in certainties."
by:
Francis Bacon
(1561-1626) Philosopher, British Lord Chancellor
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In context, I like it a lot. Religion, science and politics would all progress for the better with the quote's sentiment as a foundation.
 -- Mike, Norwalk     
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    Religious fundamentalists start with certainties and stay with certainties. Reason never enters their minds.
     -- jim k, Austin     
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