Doubt your ambition, not the truth

But what we suffer from to-day is humility in the wrong place. Modesty has moved from the organ of ambition. Modesty has settled upon the organ of conviction; where it was never meant to be. A man was meant to be doubtful about himself, but undoubting about the truth…

~ G.K. Chesterton, Orthodoxy, pg. 23

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