Now faith is the assurance (the confirmation, the title deed) of the things [we] hope for, being the proof of things [we] do not see and the conviction of their reality [faith perceiving as real fact what is not revealed to the senses].
This is what faith does:
This is what doubt does:
You do not want to be that! It delays progress in life! Even if you doubt for a little bit, it can affect you greatly.
When in doubt, don’t– Benjamin Franklin
Doubt is not a pleasant condition, but certainty is absurd– Voltaire
Love and doubt have never been on speaking terms– Khali Gibran
If any of you is deficient in wisdom, let him ask of the giving God [Who gives] to everyone liberally and ungrudgingly, without reproaching or faultfinding, and it will be given him.
Only it must be in faith that he asks with no wavering (no hesitating, no doubting). For the one who wavers (hesitates, doubts) is like the billowing surge out at sea that is blown hitherand thither and tossed by the wind.
For truly, let not such a person imagine that he will receive anything [he asks for] from the Lord,