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" A casual stroll through the lunatic asylum shows that faith does not prove anything. "
" To believe in God is impossible not to believe in Him is absurd. "
" It is the heart which perceives God and not the reason. That is what faith is: God perceived by the heart, not by the reason. "
" I've spent the last 50 years or so steeping myself in the world's religions, and I've done my homework. I've gone to each of the world's eight great religions and sought out the most profound scholars I could find, and I've apprenticed myself to them and actually practiced each faith. "
" If you're a person of faith that is conservative, that's pro-life, as I am, that believes strongly in traditional family values, as I do... then how we talk about them matters. "
" 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. "
" He who cannot give anything away cannot feel anything either. "
" You all know that I have been sustained throughout my life by three saving graces - my family, my friends, and a faith in the power of resilience and hope. These graces have carried me through difficult times and they have brought more joy to the good times than I ever could have imagined. "
" We love life, not because we are used to living but because we are used to loving. "
" I am still far from being what I want to be, but with God's help I shall succeed. "
Vincent Van Gogh
" My faith helps me understand that circumstances don't dictate my happiness, my inner peace. "
" When you're thirsty and it seems that you could drink the entire ocean, that's faith; when you start to drink and finish only a glass or two, that's science. "
" My mother was truly my saving grace, because she would take me to church with her. I would see my mother smiling in the choir, and I wanted to know this God that made her so happy. If I had not had that faith in my life, I don't know where I would be right now. "
" In heaven, all the interesting people are missing. "
" Duty cannot exist without faith. "
" To study history means submitting to chaos and nevertheless retaining faith in order and meaning. "
" Faith in God's revelation has nothing to do with an ideology which glorifies the status quo. "
" There lives more faith in honest doubt, believe me, than in half the creeds. "
Alfred Lord Tennyson
" The world itself is the will to power - and nothing else! And you yourself are the will to power - and nothing else! "
" Plato was a bore. "
" A man filled with the love of God is not content with blessing his family alone, but ranges through the whole world, anxious to bless the whole human race. "
Joseph Smith, Jr.
" I'm a Christian, and I believe that God has a plan and a purpose for each one of our lives and that He can intercede in all kinds of situations, and we need to have a little faith in many things. "
" In a world of prayer, we are all equal in the sense that each of us is a unique person, with a unique perspective on the world, a member of a class of one. "
W. H. Auden
" We are a long time in learning that all our strength and salvation is in God. "
" While we may be of different faiths, we have a strong sense of faith, family, community. We hold the values of freedom and human rights very high and I think that those are all a part of a very strong quilt that binds us together. "
" Words are but symbols for the relations of things to one another and to us; nowhere do they touch upon absolute truth. "
" If you desire to be pure, have firm faith, and slowly go on with your devotional practices without wasting your energy in useless scriptural discussions and arguments. Your little brain will otherwise be muddled. "
" The great redemptive religion which has always been known as Christianity is battling against a totally diverse type of religious belief, which is only the more destructive of the Christian faith because it makes use of traditional Christian terminology. "
John Gresham Machen
" Dullness is more than a religious issue, it is a cultural issue. Our entire culture has become dull. Dullness is the absence of the light of our souls. Look around. We have lost the sparkle in our eyes, the passion in our marriages, the meaning in our work, the joy of our faith. "
" A quick example of that is a woman who said she'd been healed of throat cancer where the faith healer admitted he touched her on the forehead. "
" Fanatics do not have faith - they have belief. With faith you let go. You trust. Whereas with belief you cling. "