Fifty Quotes About Faith


Fifty Quotes About Faith

“Faith is the bird that feels the light when the dawn is still dark.” - Rabindranath Tagore


“Faith is a living, daring confidence in God's grace, so sure and certain that a man could stake his life on it a thousand times.” - Martin Luther


“Faith is an oasis in the heart which will never be reached by the caravan of thinking.” - Kahlil Gibran


“Physical strength can never permanently withstand the impact of spiritual force.” - Franklin D. Roosevelt


“Faith is a passionate intuition.” - William Wordsworth


“God enters by a private door into every individual.” - Ralph Waldo Emerson


“A casual stroll through the lunatic asylum shows that faith does not prove anything.” - Friedrich Nietzsche


“Pray as though everything depended on God. Work as though everything depended on you.” - Saint Augustine


“Of all duties, prayer certainly is the sweetest and most easy.” - Laurence Sterne


“A man of courage is also full of faith.” - Marcus Tullius Cicero


“I am still far from being what I want to be, but with God's help I shall succeed.” - Vincent Van Gogh


“To one who has faith, no explanation is necessary. To one without faith, no explanation is possible.” - Thomas Aquinas


“The love of heaven makes one heavenly.” - William Shakespeare


“We are twice armed if we fight with faith.” - Plato


“Belief is a wise wager. Granted that faith cannot be proved, what harm will come to you if you gamble on its truth and it proves false? If you gain, you gain all; if you lose, you lose nothing. Wager, then, without hesitation, that He exists.” - Blaise Pascal


“Faithless is he that says farewell when the road darkens.” - J. R. R. Tolkien


“Love, hope, fear, faith - these make humanity; These are its sign and note and character.” - Robert Browning


“Faith is not something to grasp, it is a state to grow into.” - Mahatma Gandhi


“I have not lost faith in God. I have moments of anger and protest. Sometimes I've been closer to him for that reason.” - Elie Wiesel


“We can no more do without spirituality than we can do without food, shelter, or clothing.” - Ernest S. Holmes


“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


“In faith there is enough light for those who want to believe and enough shadows to blind those who don't.” - Blaise Pascal


“A faith is a necessity to a man. Woe to him who believes in nothing.” - Victor Hugo


“Faith is a state of openness or trust.” - Alan Watts


“Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.” - Norman Vincent Peale


“Our faith comes in moments; our vice is habitual.” - Ralph Waldo Emerson


“Always be yourself, express yourself, have faith in yourself, do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it.” - Bruce Lee


“Though I do not believe that a plant will spring up where no seed has been, I have great faith in a seed... Convince me that you have a seed there, and I am prepared to expect wonders.” - Henry David Thoreau


“Hope looks forward. Faith knows it has already received and acts accordingly.” - Florence Scovel Shinn


“Faith is love taking the form of aspiration.” - William Ellery Channing


“Confound not faith and feeling together. They are distinct. Faith is ours to exercise. Believe, believe. Let your faith take hold of the blessing, and it is yours by faith. Your feelings have nothing to do with this faith.” - Ellen G. White


“If faith in ourselves had been more extensively taught and practiced, I am sure a very large portion of the evils and miseries that we have would have vanished.” - Swami Vivekananda


“I believe though I do not comprehend, and I hold by faith what I cannot grasp with the mind.” - Saint Bernard


“Faith is the sense of life, that sense by virtue of which man does not destroy himself, but continues to live on. It is the force whereby we live.” - Leo Tolstoy


“If you have a particular faith or religion, that is good. But you can survive without it.” - Dalai Lama


“There is but one cause of human failure. And that is man's lack of faith in his true Self.” - William James


“If you think you can win, you can win. Faith is necessary to victory.” - William Hazlitt


“Talk unbelief, and you will have unbelief; but talk faith, and you will have faith. According to the seed sown will be the harvest.” - Ellen G. White


“But the attitude of faith is to let go, and become open to truth, whatever it might turn out to be.” - Alan Watts


“Intelligence must follow faith, never precede it, and never destroy it.” - Thomas à Kempis


“If faith is lost, there is no security and there is no life for him who does not adhere to religion.” - Muhammad Iqbal


“The smallest seed of faith is better than the largest fruit of happiness.” - Henry David Thoreau


“Let us take refuge from this world. You can do this in spirit, even if you are kept here in the body. You can at the same time be here and present to the Lord. Your soul must hold fast to him, you must follow after him in your thoughts, you must tread his ways by faith, not in outward show.” - Saint Ambrose


“Some people feel guilty about their anxieties and regard them as a defect of faith but they are afflictions, not sins. Like all afflictions, they are, if we can so take them, our share in the passion of Christ.” - C. S. Lewis


“We must not sit still and look for miracles; up and doing, and the Lord will be with thee. Prayer and pains, through faith in Christ Jesus, will do anything.” - George Eliot


“My faith helps me overcome such negative emotions and find my equilibrium.” - Dalai Lama


“If you believe in prayer at all, expect God to hear you. If you do not expect, you will not have. God will not hear you unless you believe He will hear you; but if you believe He will, He will be as good as your faith.” - Charles Spurgeon


“Bad religion is arrogant, self-righteous, dogmatic and intolerant. And so is bad science. But unlike religious fundamentalists, scientific fundamentalists do not realize that their opinions are based on faith. They think they know the truth.” - Rupert Sheldrake


“Fear clogs; faith liberates.” - Elbert Hubbard


“I would suggest that faith is everyone's business. The advance or decline of faith is so intimately connected to the welfare of a society that it should be of particular interest to a politician.” - William Wilberforce


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