Faith

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Faith is a knowledge within the heart, beyond the reach of proof.
Kahlil Gibran

Faith is believing in things when common sense tells you not to.
George Seaton

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

Faith… Must be enforced by reason…When faith becomes blind it dies.
Mahatma Gandhi

Faith is putting all your eggs in God’s basket, then counting your blessings before they hatch.
Ramona C. Carroll

Keep your dreams alive. Understand to achieve anything requires faith and belief in yourself, vision, hard work, determination, and dedication. Remember all things are possible for those who believe.
Gail Devers

Faith is the art of holding on to things your reason has once accepted in spite of your changing moods.
C.S. Lewis

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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 faith that stands on authority is not faith.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

To me faith means not worrying.
John Dewey

Ultimately, blind faith is the only kind.
Mason Cooley

Your faithfulness makes you trustworthy to God.
Edwin Louis Cole

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 worshiping we are becoming.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Without faith, nothing is possible. With it, nothing is impossible.
Mary McLeod Bethune

It’s faith in something and enthusiasm for something that makes a life worth living.
Oliver Wendell Holmes

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

Whoso loves, believes the impossible.
Elizabeth Barret Browning

Faith is a passionate intuition.
William Wordsworth

Faith is not contrary to reason.
Sherwood Eddy

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

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