Faith Quotes

Ellen g. white - talk unbelief, and you will have unbelief; but...
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.
Clive Staples Lewis

Oliver wendell holmes jr. - the great act of faith is when a man decides he...
Doubt is a pain too lonely to know that faith is his twin brother.
Kahlil Gibran
Fear can keep us up all night long, but faith makes one fine pillow.
Philip Gulley
I watched a small man with thick calluses on both hands work 15 and 16 hours a day. I saw him once literally bleed from the bottoms of his feet, a man who came here uneducated, alone, unable to speak the language, who taught me all I needed to know about faith and hard work by the simple eloquence of his example.
Mario M Cuomo

The belief that there are other life forms in the universe is a matter of faith. There is not a single shred of evidence for any other life forms, and in forty years of searching, none has been discovered. There is absolutely no evidentiary reason to maintain this belief.
Michael Crichton, Caltech Michelin Lecture, January 17, 2003
Leaders are the ones who keep faith with the past, keep step with the present and keep the promise to posterity.
Harold J. Seymore
By working faithfully eight hours a day, you may get to be a boss and work twelve hours a day.
Robert Frost
The faith that stand on authority is not faith.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
A true friend knows your weaknesses but shows you your strengths feels your fears but fortifies your faith sees your anxieties but frees your spirit recognizes your disabilities but emphasizes your possibilities.
William Arthur Ward
Eric hoffe - faith in a holy cause is to a considerable extent...
Most institutions demand unqualified faith; but the institution of science makes skepticism a virtue.
Robert K. Merton
If we were logical, the future would be bleak indeed. But we are more than logical. We are human beings, and we have faith, and we have hope.
Jacques Cousteau
The world will never have lasting peace so long as men reserve for war the finest human qualities. Peace, no less than war, requires idealism and self - Sacrifice and a righteous and dynamic faith.
John Foster Dulles
Public confidence in the integrity of the Government is indispensable to faith in democracy and when we lose faith in the system, we have lost faith in everything we fight and spend for.
Adlai E. Jr. Stevenson
There lives more faith in honest doubt, believe me, than in half the creeds.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
Through faith man experiences the meaning of the world; through action he is to give to it meaning.
Leo Braeck
In a democracy dissent is an act of faith. Like medicine, the test of its value is not in its taste, but in its effects.
J. William Fulbright
Through faith man experiences the meaning of the world through action he is to give to it meaning.
Leo Braeck
We have not lost faith, but we have transferred it from God to the medical profession.
George Bernard Shaw
Strike from mankind the principle of faith and men would have no more history than a flock of sheep.
Mark Beltaire
If ye break faith with us who die We shall not sleep, though poppies grow In Flanders fields.
John McCrae, "In Flanders Fields".
Whoever is open, loyal, true of humane and affable demeanour honourable himself, and in his judgement of others faithful to his word as to law, and faithful alike to God and man.... such a man is a true gentleman.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Give us this day our daily Faith, but deliver, dear God, from Belief.
A. Huxley, Island
Faith may be defined briefly as an illogical belief in the occurrence of the improbable.
H. L. Mencken
The law of liberty tends to abolish the reign of race over race, of faith over faith, of class over class. It is not the realization of a political ideal; it is the discharge of a moral obligation.
John Dalberg
To follow by faith alone is to follow blindly.
Benjamin Franklin
Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light.
Helen Keller, "The World at Her Fingertips" by Joan Dash
Say what you will about the sweet miracle of unquestioning faith, I consider a capacity for it terrifying and absolutely vile!
Kurt Vonnegut Jr.
And so faith is closing your eyes and following the breath of your soul down to the bottom of life, where existence and nonexistence have merged into irrelevance. All that matters is the little part you play in the vast drama.
Real Live Preacher, reallivepreacher. com weblog, September 4, 2003
There lives more faith in honest doubt, Believe me, than in half the creeds.
Alfred, Lord Tennyson, In Memoriam A. H. H. 96, ll. 11 - 12.
Think not those faithful who praise all thy words and actions; but those who kindly reprove thy faults.
Socrates
The sea rises, the light fails, lovers cling to each other, and children cling to us. The moment we cease to hold each other, the moment we break faith with one another, the sea engulfs us and the light goes out.
James Arthur Baldwin
A faith is a necessity to a man. Woe to him who believes in nothing.
Victor Hugo
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 Tabe
May it not be that, just as we have faith in Him, God has to have faith in us and, considering the history of the human race so far, may it not be that faith is even more difficult for Him than it is for us.
Wystan Hugh Auden
Hope, like faith, is nothing if it is not courageous it is nothing if it is not ridiculous.
Thornton
Faith is a cop - Out. If the only way you can accept an assertion is by faith, then you are conceding that it cant be taken on its own merits.
Dan Barke
At times one remains faithful to a cause only because its opponents do not cease to be insipid.
Friedrich Nietzsche