Definitions: (1) self-satisfied; self-possessed; bold; (2) convinced of the certainty or truth of a matter; confident; authoritative

Derivation: Latin, “toward security”
     Note: The original Latin indicates there is always a bit of uncertainty in most certainties.

Quote: Be assured that if you knew all, you would pardon all. — Thomas à Kempis (1380–1471) Author of The Imitation of Christ

Comment: It is valuable to put a little (but only a little) bit of doubt in your spiritual practice. There is always a lot more to learn, grow into, to become.