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The one serious conviction that a man should have is that nothing is to be taken too seriously. - Samuel Butler


Indigestion: A disease which the patient and his friends frequently mistake for deep religious conviction and concern for the salvation of mankind. (The Devil's Dictionary) - Ambrose Bierce


Insurance: An ingenious modern game of chance in which the player is permitted to enjoy the comfortable conviction that he is beating the man who keeps the table. (The Devil's Dictionary) - Ambrose Bierce


Hope is not the conviction that something will turn out well but the certainty that something makes sense, regardless of how it turns out. - Vaclav Havel


The conviction of the rich that the poor are happier is no more foolish than the conviction of the poor that the rich are. - Mark Twain


Good friends, good books, and a sleepy conscience: This is the ideal life. The conviction of the rich that the poor are happier is no more foolish than the conviction of the poor that the rich are. - Mark Twain


A 'NO' uttered from deepest conviction is better and greater than a 'YES' merely uttered to please, or what is worse, to avoid trouble. - Mohandas K. 'Mahatma' Gandhi


Justifying faith implies, not only a divine evidence or conviction that 'God was in Christ, reconciling the world unto Himself,' but a sure trust and confidence that Christ died for my sins, that He loved me and gave Himself for me. - John Wesley


A strong conviction that something must be done is the parent of many bad measures. - Daniel Webster