Credulity Quotes

The amplest knowledge has the largest faith. Ignorance is always incredulous.

You believe easily that which you hope for earnestly.

More persons, on the whole, are humbugged by believing in nothing than by believing in too much.

Among the calamities of war, may be justly numbered the diminution of the love of truth, by the falsehoods which interest dictates, and credulity encourages.

Incredulity is the wisdom of the fool.

Of all kinds of credulity, the most obstinate and wonderful is that of political zealots; of men, who being numbered, they know not how or why, in any of the parties that divide a state, resign the use of their own eyes and ears, and resolve to believe nothing that does not favor those whom […]

The more gross the fraud, the more glibly will it go down and the more greedily will it be swallowed, since folly will always find faith wherever impostors will find impudence.

Credulity is the man’s weakness, but the child’s strength.

The most imaginative people are the most credulous, for them everything is possible.

Incredulity robs us of many pleasures, and gives us nothing in return.