After the manner of philosophers David Hume and John Dewey, Humanists don't claim to know anything with absolute certainty
but only with "warranted assertability," a concept of relative confidence in empirical findings.
Besides, as the Catholic priests like to remind us, "He's a 'mystery' "--though that's never stopped them from pronouncing His views on abortion with absolute certainty
At this time, however, CBS News states with absolute certainty
that the ability to produce the "th" superscript mentioned in reports about the documents did exist on typewriters as early as 1968, and in fact is in President Bush's official military records released by the White House.
But sheer unlikelihood is a long way from absolute certainty
Rescued from drowning in his car, Paul Anderson wakes up with amnesia, but also with an absolute certainty
that, whoever he is, it isn't Anderson.
When you are faced with a decision, make that decision as wisely as possible, then forget about it, for the moment of absolute certainty
Even if we didn't report with absolute certainty
, we sincerely apologize to those cited in the report and domestic and foreign news organizations that carried the report for having caused enormous impact and sensation at home and abroad,'' the statement said.
Bailey seems shocked that we cannot model the biosphere-ecosphere of an entire planet with absolute certainty
Told me with absolute certainty
that God had NOT spoken to me, because if He had, I would know, as he did, that only members of his Church of God or Christ or Whatever-it-was were the only ones on the true road to salvation and paradise.
Who can say with absolute certainty
what constitutes a vote when there are dimples, pregnancies, and hangings?
The trial judge told the jury that they could convict on the basis of something less than absolute certainty
of guilt, but did not explain, in essence, how much less.
The Trust and its bondholders still have the same stream of cash they had before, plus an extra benefit: absolute certainty
of payment, in place of whatever uncertainty comes with any payment stream backed by real estate.