Faith Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Faith

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And the attitude of faith is the very opposite of clinging to belief, of holding on.
~By Alan Watts ~


It takes vision and courage to create - it takes faith and courage to prove.
~By Owen D. Young ~


In a mood of faith and hope my work goes on. A ream of fresh paper lies on my desk waiting for the next book. I am a writer and I take up my pen to write.
~By Pearl S. Buck ~


The marriage of a man and woman is the most enduring human institution, honored in all cultures and by every religious faith. It's in this institution that children are meant to be nurtured. We know this after thousands of years of human experience.
~By Jeff Miller ~


For we walk in faith, not by sight.
~By Jesus Christ ~


Trust is to human relationships what faith is to gospel living. It is the beginning place, the foundation upon which more can be built. Where trust is, love can flourish.
~By Barbara Smith ~


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


The only thing an artist has to remember is to never lose faith in his vision.
~By James Lee Burke ~


One says also, it is one of the most faithful men in Hollywood, and makes again more interesting it equal.
~By Michelle Hunziker ~


When the Negro cries with pain from his deep hurt and lays his petition for elemental justice before the nation, he is calling upon the American people to kindle about that crucible of race relationships the fires of American faith.
~By Mordecai Wyatt Johnson ~


An atheist may be simply one whose faith and love are concentrated on the impersonal aspects of God.
~By Simone Weil ~


As an actor, you usually live your life with faith.
~By Molly Parker ~


People who believe they have the power to exercise some measure of control over their lives are healthier, more effective and more successful than those who lack faith in their ability to effect changes in their lives.
~By Albert Bandura ~


Command those that govern your house before all you household that they keep careful watch that all your household, within and without, be faithful, painstaking, chaste, clean, honest and profitable.
~By Robert Grosseteste ~


Comedy is an escape, not from truth but from despair; a narrow escape into faith.
~By Christopher Fry ~


It is the faithfulness of God that allows epistemology to model ontology.
~By John Polkinghorne ~


Faith makes all evil good to us, and all good better; unbelief makes all good evil, and all evil worse. Faith laughs at the shaking of the spear; unbelief trembles at the shaking of a leaf.
~By Robert Cecil ~


I am one of those who would rather sink with faith than swim without it.
~By Stanley Baldwin ~


Each party steals so many articles of faith from the other, and the candidates spend so much time making each other's speeches, that by the time election day is past there is nothing much to do save turn the sitting rascals out and let a new gang in.
~By H. L. Mencken ~


The realm of immediate or personal knowledge is a narrow circle in which these bodies move; the realm of knowledge derived through faith is as wide as the universe, and old as eternity.
~By Matthew Simpson ~


I mean, in general, the danger is from Oriental faiths and Islam.
~By Vladimir Zhirinovsky ~


You see, some non-Catholic friends of mine have questioned the depth of my faith because of the fact that I have a good education.
~By Robert Vaughn ~


All the faith and good will in the world is wasted without direction.
~By Bill Owens ~


Faithful women are all alike, they think only of their fidelity, never of their husbands.
~By Jean Giraudoux ~


It is part of my faith as a Muslim to try to help those who are suffering from poverty or economic or political injustice.
~By Cat Stevens ~


The man of science has learned to believe in justification, not by faith, but by verification.
~By Thomas Huxley ~


If, then, faith widens the connections, it elevates the man.
~By Matthew Simpson ~


I had great faith in Irish actors, that they'd be hip to the whole theatre thing, and they are. I had no illusions of coming over here as some kind of big shot. It's been a learning experience for me too.
~By Christopher Meloni ~


Keep the faith, don't lose your perseverance and always trust your gut extinct.
~By Paula Abdul ~


The Leader will be a person with the management skills to coordinate the activities of the Team, and to assure that the Team remains faithful to the objectives of the incoming President.
~By Richard V. Allen ~


I think it is impossible to explain faith. It is like trying to explain air, which one cannot do by dividing it into its component parts and labeling them scientifically. It must be breathed to be understood.
~By Patrick White ~


To disbelieve is easy; to scoff is simple; to have faith is harder.
~By Louis L'Amour ~


I think the American people, understandably, have sort of lost faith in the United Nations.
~By Cliff Stearns ~


Crisis alone is not enough. There must also be a basis, though it need be neither rational nor ultimately correct, for faith in the particular candidate chosen.
~By Thomas Kuhn ~


Question: Why are we Masters of our Fate, the captains of our souls? Because we have the power to control our thoughts, our attitudes. That is why many people live in the withering negative world. That is why many people live in the Positive Faith world.
~By Alfred A. Montapert ~


Faith is an act of rational choice, which determines us to act as if certain things were true, and in the confident expectation that they will prove to be true.
~By Dean Inge ~


Faith is the highest passion in a human being. Many in every generation may not come that far, but none comes further.
~By Soren Kierkegaard ~


In my career as an actor, there is a catchphrase that Scofield always says often in regards to his brother, 'Have a little faith.' In my own career as an actor, there were times when I was the only one who believed in myself in the face of the odds.
~By Wentworth Miller ~


The media seems to think only abortion and gay marriage are religious issues. Poverty is a moral issue, it's a faith issue, it's a religious issue.
~By Jim Wallis ~


But back to your question, it was a wonderful experience with the Art Ensemble, and I keep in contact and sort of follow what's going on, but it was also very important to make this step, you may say this leap of faith.
~By Joseph Jarman ~


If solace is any sort of succor to someone, that is sufficient. I believe in the faith of people, whatever faith they may have.
~By Studs Terkel ~


But it is only through constant, faithful endeavor by the girl herself that the goal eventually is reached.
~By Florenz Ziegfeld ~


There are more people living in Lower Manhattan now than before the terrorist attacks. That's faith for you. There's such a strong spirit here.
~By Daniel Libeskind ~


Faith has to do with things that are not seen and hope with things that are not at hand.
~By Thomas Aquinas ~


Each blade of grass has its spot on earth whence it draws its life, its strength; and so is man rooted to the land from which he draws his faith together with his life.
~By Joseph Conrad ~


You often feel that your prayers scarcely reach the ceiling; but, oh, get into this humble spirit by considering how good the Lord is, and how evil you all are, and then prayer will mount on wings of faith to heaven.
~By Charles Simeon ~


As reason is a rebel to faith, so passion is a rebel to reason.
~By Thomas Browne ~


If fear is cultivated it will become stronger, if faith is cultivated it will achieve mastery.
~By John Paul Jones ~


The children have been a wonderful gift to me, and I'm thankful to have once again seen our world through their eyes. They restore my faith in the family's future.
~By Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis ~


To believe only possibilities is not faith, but mere philosophy.
~By Thomas Browne ~


Machiavelli's teaching would hardly have stood the test of Parliamentary government, for public discussion demands at least the profession of good faith.
~By Lord Acton ~


Religious faith depends on a host of social, psychological and emotional factors that have little or nothing to do with probabilities, evidence and logic.
~By Michael Shermer ~


We have come to a turning point in the road. If we turn to the right mayhap our children and our children's children will go that way; but if we turn to the left, generations yet unborn will curse our names for having been unfaithful to God and to His Word.
~By Charles Spurgeon ~


You need to develop, somehow, a huge amount of faith and confidence in yourself, because there's a lot of rejection throughout an actor's life and you have to believe in yourself more than anyone else.
~By Stephen Collins ~


If they take their children to doctors, they believe they are putting their faith in man instead of in God.
~By Bob Bartlett ~


I've been speaking at churches for years, as well as juvenile jails, rehabs and hospitals, and I always talk about my faith. That is a declaration of my relationship with God.
~By Smokey Robinson ~


The only faith that wears well and holds its color in all weathers is that which is woven of conviction and set with the sharp mordant of experience.
~By James Russell Lowell ~


I am struck by the fact that personal faith and political agendas are intertwined more closely now than at any other time in recent history.
~By David E. Price ~


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


A lot has happened since Dr. King left us. He probably wouldn't recognize the landscape if he saw it, but I still believe he would still have the same spiritual faith and also faith in us as people - not only people in our nation, but people in the world.
~By Morris Dees ~


A faith is a necessity to a man. Woe to him who believes in nothing.
~By Victor Hugo ~


Faith means belief in something concerning which doubt is theoretically possible.
~By William James ~


All that I say is, examine, inquire. Look into the nature of things. Search out the grounds of your opinions, the for and against. Know why you believe, understand what you believe, and possess a reason for the faith that is in you.
~By Frances Wright ~


The novelist must ground his work in faithful study of human nature.
~By Goldwin Smith ~


All great enterprises have a pearl of faith at their core, and this must be ours: that Americans are still a people born to liberty. That they retain the capacity for self-government. That, addressed as free-born, autonomous men and women of God-given dignity, they will rise yet again to drive back a mortal enemy.
~By Mitch Daniels ~


Well, I've never left my faith - but have I made a lot of mistakes? But was I fortunate that I was brought up in that Pentecostal church, where I heard about God's love and God's forgiveness.
~By Billy Ray Cyrus ~


I believe there is a moral sense and a global ethic that commands attention from people of every religion and every faith, and people of no faith. But I think what's new is that we now have the capacity to communicate instantaneously across frontiers right across the world.
~By Gordon Brown ~


Bobby had faith in my ability as a singer.
~By Julie London ~


Historians and archaeologists will one day discover that the ads of our time are the richest and most faithful reflections that any society ever made of its entire range of activities.
~By Marshall McLuhan ~


The naturalists of our own time hold equal faith in the wonders of the sea, but seek therein rather for the links of nature's chain than for apparent exceptions.
~By Edward Forbes ~


We are the meeting place, an entity that's trying to connect faith and culture.
~By William P. Leahy ~


Yes, obviously, there's this degree of wanting people to accept other people faiths and philosophies.
~By Ridley Scott ~


We'll limit in all ways the work of religious faiths which are foreign to us.
~By Vladimir Zhirinovsky ~


Reason is an action of the mind; knowledge is a possession of the mind; but faith is an attitude of the person. It means you are prepared to stake yourself on something being so.
~By Michael Ramsey ~


I've always had great faith in people.
~By Wayne Newton ~


I have great faith in the jury system.
~By Judge Mills Lane ~


To be sure, the response of faith to revelation, which God grants to the creature he chooses and moves with his love, occurs in such a way that it is truly the creature that provides the response, with its own nature and its natural powers of love.
~By Hans Urs von Balthasar ~


To be an atheist requires an indefinitely greater measure of faith than to recieve all the great truths which atheism would deny.
~By Joseph Addison ~


Irreligion - the principal one of the great faiths of the world.
~By Ambrose Bierce ~


If you be faithful, you will have that honor that comes from God: his Spirit will say in your hearts, Well done, good and faithful servants.
~By Adam Clarke ~


First, I prepare. Then I have faith.
~By Joe Namath ~


Never be discouraged. If I were sunk in the lowest pits of Nova Scotia, with the Rocky Mountains piled on me, I would hang on, exercise faith, and keep up good courage, and I would come out on top.
~By Joseph Smith, Jr. ~


Because of my faith and my imagination, I was able to enjoy my childhood, even though it was tough.
~By Donna Brazile ~


No man likes to have his intelligence or good faith questioned, especially if he has doubts about it himself.
~By Henry B. Adams ~


If you would have a faithful servant, and one that you like, serve yourself.
~By Benjamin Franklin ~


Some authors have a very hard time understanding that in order to be faithful to the spirit of the book, it's almost always impossible to remain faithful to the text. You have to make changes.
~By Richard Russo ~


Intolerance betrays want of faith in one's cause.
~By Mohandas Gandhi ~


Faith, to my mind, is a stiffening process, a sort of mental starch.
~By E. M. Forster ~


A good and faithful judge ever prefers the honorable to the expedient.
~By Horace ~


Unwearied ceaseless effort is the price that must be paid for turning faith into a rich infallible experience.
~By Mohandas Gandhi ~


My father, who died a few years ago, was a good, simple, very honest man. His faith and affection for his family was just unassailable, without question.
~By David Ogden Stiers ~


Observe good faith and justice toward all nations. Cultivate peace and harmony with all.
~By George Washington ~


Let judges secretly despair of justice: their verdicts will be more acute. Let generals secretly despair of triumph; killing will be defamed. Let priests secretly despair of faith: their compassion will be true.
~By Leonard Cohen ~


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.
~By Marian Wright Edelman ~


Have no fear of moving into the unknown. Simply step out fearlessly knowing that I am with you, therefore no harm can befall you; all is very, very well. Do this in complete faith and confidence.
~By Pope John Paul II ~


In an age when the fashion is to be in love with yourself, confessing to be in love with somebody else is an admission of unfaithfulness to one's beloved.
~By Russell Baker ~


The public has lost faith in the ability of Social Security and Medicare to provide for old age. They've lost faith in the banking system and in conventional medical insurance.
~By Ron Chernow ~


Therefore, the church is not absolutely necessary as an object of faith, not even for us today, for then Abraham and the other prophets would not have given assent to those things which were revealed to them from God without any intervening help of the church.
~By William Ames ~


A man of courage is also full of faith.
~By Marcus Tullius Cicero ~


Between understanding and faith immediate connections must subsist.
~By Marquis de Sade ~

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