Conclusions Quotes

The study of theology, as it stands in the Christian churches, is the study of nothing; it is founded on nothing; it rests on no principles; it proceeds by no authority; it has no data; it can demonstrate nothing; and it admits of no conclusion.

The only possible conclusion the social sciences can draw is: some do, some don’t.

Nothing between human beings is one to three. In fact, I long ago came to the conclusion that all life is six to five against.

I have come to the conclusion, after many years of sometimes sad experience, that you cannot come to any conclusion at all.

Friends are generally of the same sex, for when men and women agree, it is only in their conclusions; their reasons are always different.

Experience seems to most of us to lead to conclusions, but empiricism has sworn never to draw them.

I have come to the conclusion that none of us in our generation feels as guilty about sin as we should or as our forefathers did.

The open mind never acts: when we have done our utmost to arrive at a reasonable conclusion, we still – must close our minds for the moment with a snap, and act dogmatically on our conclusions.

I have almost reached the regrettable conclusion that the Negro’s great stumbling block in his stride toward freedom is not the White Citizen’s Councilor or the Ku Klux Klanner, but the white moderate.

I have come to the conclusion that one useless man is called a disgrace, that two are called a law firm, and that three or more become a congress.