Faith Quotes

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.

Muhammad Ali

The way to see by Faith is to shut the Eye of Reason.

Benjamin Franklin

To Follow by faith alone is to follow blindly.

Benjamin Franklin

In the affairs of this world, men are saved not by faith, but by the want of it.

Benjamin Franklin

Be good to all people regardless of their faith.

Author Unknown

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.

John Donne

Faith is reason grown courageous.

Sherwood Eddy

Only he can take great resolves who has indomitable faith in God and has fear of God.

Mohandas Gandhi

Non-violence requires a double faith, faith in God and also faith in man.

Mohandas Gandhi

Intolerance betrays want of faith in one’s cause.

Mohandas Gandhi

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.

Vince Lombardi

A casual stroll through the lunatic asylum shows that faith does not prove anything.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Faith, there hath been many great men that have flattered the people who ne’er loved them.

William Shakespeare

Doubt is a pain too lonely to know that faith is his twin brother.

Kahlil Gibran