The faith that stands on authority is not faith.
Ralph Waldo Emerson 1803-82 ‘Essays’ (1841) ‘The Over-Soul’
It’s lack of faith that makes people afraid of meeting challenges, and I believed in myself.
The way to see by Faith is to shut the Eye of Reason.
To Follow by faith alone is to follow blindly.
In the affairs of this world, men are saved not by faith, but by the want of it.
Be good to all people regardless of their faith.
It is better to wear out than to rust out.
Richard Cumberland 1631-1718 In George Horne ‘The Duty of Contending for the Faith’ (1786) p. 21n.
Non-violence is the first article of my faith. It is also the last article of my creed.
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi 1869-1948 Speech at Shahi Bag, 18 March 1922, on a charge of sedition, in ‘Young India’ 23 March 1922
Faith is like radar that sees through the fog.
Corrie Ten Boom, Tramp for the Lord
Reason is our soul’s left hand, Faith her right.
Faith is reason grown courageous.
Only he can take great resolves who has indomitable faith in God and has fear of God.
Non-violence requires a double faith, faith in God and also faith in man.
Intolerance betrays want of faith in one’s cause.
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
It’s easy to have faith in yourself and have discipline when you’re a winner, when you’re number one. What you got to have is faith and discipline when you’re not a winner.
A casual stroll through the lunatic asylum shows that faith does not prove anything.
Faith, there hath been many great men that have flattered the people who ne’er loved them.
Doubt is a pain too lonely to know that faith is his twin brother.