Faith Quotes - Famous Top 100

Faith Quotes

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Quote of the day July 24th, 2014

All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsion, habit, reason, passion, and desire.

Aristotle

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Faith Quotes
A garden is evidence of faith. It links us with all the misty figures of the past who also planted and were nourished by the fruits of their planting.

GLADYS TABER

A man of courage is also full of faith.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

A person will worship something, have no doubt about that. We may think our tribute is paid in secret in the dark recesses of our hearts, but it will out. That which dominates our imaginations and our thoughts will determine our lives, and our character. Therefore, it behooves us to be careful what we worship, for what we are worshipping we are becoming.

RALPH WALDO EMERSON

All who call on God in true faith, earnestly from the heart, will certainly be heard, and will receive what they have asked and desired.

Martin Luther

As your faith is strengthened you will find that there is no longer the need to have a sense of control, that things will flow as they will, and that you will flow with them, to your great delight and benefit.

Emmanuel Teney

Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies.

Mother Teresa

Beth could not reason upon or explain the faith that gave her courage and patience to give up life, and cheerfully wait for death. Like a confiding child, she asked no questions, but left everything to God and nature, Father and Mother of us all, feeling sure that they, and they only, could teach and strengthen heart and spirit for this life and the life to come. in Little Women, chapter 36

LOUISA MAY ALCOTT

Democracy is itself, a religious faith. For some it comes close to being the only formal religion they have.

E. B. WHITE

Disillusion comes only to the illusioned. One cannot be disillusioned of what one never put faith in.

DOROTHY THOMPSON

Doubt is a pain too lonely to know that faith is his twin brother.

Kahlil Gibran

Every tomorrow has two handles. We can take hold of it with the handle of anxiety or the handle of faith.

Henry Ward Beecher

Faith and doubt both are needed - not as antagonists, but working side by side to take us around the unknown curve.

Lillian Smith

Faith as ultimate concern is an act of the total personality. It happens in the center of the personal life and includes all its elements. Faith is the most centered act of the human mind. It is not a movement of a special section or a special function of (our) total being. They all are united in the act of faith.

PAUL TILLICH

Faith certainly tells us what the senses do not, but not the contrary of what they see; it is above, not against them.

BLAISE PASCAL

Faith consists in believing when it is beyond the power of reason to believe.

Voltaire

Faith has to do with things that are not seen and hope with things that are not at hand.

Saint Thomas Aquinas

Faith indeed tells what the senses do not tell, but not the contrary of what they see. It is above them and not contrary to them.

Blaise Pascal

Faith is a passionate intuition.

WILLIAM WORDSWORTH

Faith is a passionate intuition.

William Wordsworth

Faith is not belief. Belief is passive. Faith is active.

EDITH HAMILTON

Faith is not contrary to reason.

Sherwood Eddy

Faith is not contrary to the usual ideas, something that turns out to be right or wrong, like a gambler's bet: it's an act, an intention, a project, something that makes you, in leaping into the future, go so far, far, far ahead that you shoot clean out of time and right into Eternity, which is not theend of time or a whole lot of time or unending time, but timelessness, the old Eternal Now.

JOANNA RUSS

Faith is reason grown courageous.

Sherwood Eddy

Faith is spiritualized imagination.

Henry Ward Beecher

Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the whole staircase.

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Faith is to believe what you do not see; the reward of this faith is to see what you believe.

Saint Augustine

Faith, to my mind, is a stiffening process, a sort of mental starch.

E. M. Forster

Faith: not wanting to know what is true.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Have faith in God; God has faith in you.

Edwin Louis Cole

He who has faith has... an inward reservoir of courage, hope, confidence, calmness, and assuring trust that all will come out well - even though to the world it may appear to come out most badly.

B. C. Forbes

I do not pray for success, I ask for faithfulness.

Mother Teresa

I feel no need for any other faith than my faith in the kindness of human beings. I am so absorbed in the wonder of earth and the life upon it that I cannot think of heaven and angels.

PEARL S. BUCK

If patience is worth anything, it must endure to the end of time. And a living faith will last in the midst of the blackest storm.

Mohandas Gandhi

In faith there is enough light for those who want to believe and enough shadows to blind those who don't.

Blaise Pascal

In the affairs of this world, men are saved not by faith, but by the want of it.

Benjamin Franklin

It's faith in something and enthusiasm for something that makes a life worth living.

OLIVER WENDELL HOLMES

Loyalty to a petrified opinion never yet broke a chain or freed a human soul.

MARK TWAIN

My faith has been the driving thing of my life. I think it is important that people who are perceived as liberals not be afraid of talking about moral and community values.

MARIAN WRIGHT EDELMAN

Nor shall derision prove powerful against those who listen to humanity or those who follow in the footsteps of divinity, for they shall live forever. Forever.

Kahlil Gibran

Reason is our soul's left hand, faith her right.

John Donne

Scientists were rated as great heretics by the church, but they were truly religious men because of their faith in the orderliness of the universe.

ALBERT EINSTEIN

Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.

Martin Luther King, Jr.

The brute necessity of believing something so long as life lasts does not justify any belief in particular.Scepticism and Animal Faith, 1923

GEORGE SANTAYANA

The faith of a church or of a nation is an adequate faith only when it inspires and enables people to give of their time and energy to shape the various institutions -- social, economic, and political -- of the common life.

JAMES LUTHER ADAMS

The faith that stands on authority is not faith.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The old faiths light their candles all about, but burly truth comes by and blows them out.

LIZETTE W. REESE

The only force that can overcome an idea and a faith is another and better idea and faith, positively and fearlessly upheld.

DOROTHY THOMPSON

There are no creeds in mathematics.

PETER F. DRUCKER

To choose what is difficult all one's days, as if it were easy, that is faith.

W. H. AUDEN

To me faith means not worrying.

John Dewey

To sit patiently with a yearning that has not yet been fulfilled, and to trust that, that fulfillment will come, is quite possibly one of the most powerful "magic skills" that human beings are capable of. It has been noted by almost every ancient wisdom tradition.

ELIZABETH GILBERT

Ultimately, blind faith is the only kind.

Mason Cooley

Unthinking faith is a curious offering to be made to the creator of the human mind.

JOHN A. HUTCHINSON

We do not believe in immortality because we can prove it, but we try to prove it because we cannot help believing it.

HARRIET MARTINEAU

We have not lost faith, but we have transferred it from God to the medical profession.

GEORGE BERNARD SHAW

We must not, in trying to think about how we can make a big difference, ignore the small daily differences we can make which, over time, add up to big differences that we often cannot foresee.

MARIAN WRIGHT EDELMAN

When men destroy their old gods they will find new ones to take their place.

PEARL S. BUCK

When we blindly adopt a religion, a political system, a literary dogma, we become automatons. We cease to grow.

ANAIS NIN

Whoso loves, believes the impossible.

ELIZABETH BARRET BROWNING

Without faith, nothing is possible. With it, nothing is impossible.

MARY MCLEOD BETHUNE

Your faithfulness makes you trustworthy to God.

Edwin Louis Cole


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