Quotes about Ambiguity

If I take refuge in ambiguity, I assure you that it’s quite conscious. Kingman Brewster

I’m a participant in the doctrine of constructive ambiguity. Vernon A Walters

There is no greater impediment to the advancement of knowledge than the ambiguity of words. Thomas Reid

All knowledge is ambiguous. J S Habgood

Journalists do not like to report on uncertainties. They would almost rather be wrong than ambiguous. Melvin Maddocks

The creative person is willing to live with ambiguity. He doesn’t need problems solved immediately and can afford to wait for the right ideas. Abe Tannenbaum

Neurosis is the inability to tolerate ambiguity. Sigmund Freud

Intolerance of ambiguity is the mark of an authoritarian personality. Theodor Adorno