Quotes on Faith

Conscious faith is freedom. Imposed faith is slavery. Mechanical faith is madness.
~ Paulo Coelho
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Your faith can move mountains and your doubt can create them.
~ Author Unknown
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A season of loneliness and isolation is when the caterpillar gets its wings. Remember that next time you feel alone.
~ Mandy Hale
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Faith is not believing that God can. It is knowing that God will.
~ Ben Stein
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No human race is superior, No religious faith is inferior. All collective judgements are wrong. Only racists make them.
~ Elie Wiesel
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Faith is the bird that feels the light when the dawn is still dark.
~ Rabindranath Tagore
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Accept what is, let go of what was and have faith in what will be.
~ Sonia Ricotti
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All things are possible to him that believe.
~ Mark 9:23
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Sometimes your only available transportation is a leap of faith!
~ Margaret Shepard
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Have faith. A miracle is happening in your life, the miracle of pain is transforming you to your highest self.
~ Bryant McGill
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To understand everything is to forgive everything.
~ Lord Gautama Buddha
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It might take a day, It might take a year. Just hold onto faith and let o of fear.
~ Chris Butler
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If one drop of rain can find its way to the ocean, one prayer can find its way to God.
~ Linda Poindexter
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No one saves us but ourselves. We ourselves must walk the path.
~ Lord Gautama Buddha
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The future starts today, not tomorrow.
~ Pope John Paul II
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Surrender to what is, let go of what was, have faith in what will be.
~ Sonia Ricotti
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Faith can't deliver God. Faith makes God possible.
~ Deepak Chopra
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Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the whole staircase.
~ Martin Luther King Jr.
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Faith is to believe what you do not yet see; the reward for this faith is to see what you believe.
~ St. Augustine
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It's lack of faith that makes people afraid of meeting challenges, and I believed in myself.
~ Muhammad Ali
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Ask for what you want and be prepared to get it.
~ Maya Angelou
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A certain darkness is needed to see stars.
~ Osho
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There is no creation without faith and hope. There is no faith and hope that does not express itself in creation.
~ Thornton Wilder
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Faith and optimism are contagious.
~ Author Unknown
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Faith moves mountains, but you have to keep pushing while you are praying.
~ Mason Cooley
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Never lose an opportunity of seeing anything beautiful, for beauty is God's handwriting.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
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A man with a grain of faith in God never loses hope, because he ever believes in the ultimate triumph of Truth.
~ Mahatma Gandhi
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What a man believes may be ascertained, not from his creed, but from the assumptions on which he habitually acts.
~ George Bernard Shaw
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Where hope would otherwise become hopelessness, it becomes faith.
~ Robert Brault
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You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is like an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.
~ Mahatma Gandhi
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Sometimes beautiful things come into our lives out of nowhere. We can't always understand them, but we have to trust in them. I know you want to question everything, but sometimes it pays to just have a little faith.
~ Lauren Kate
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The reason birds can fly and we can't is simply because they have perfect faith, for to have faith is to have wings.
~ J.M. Barrie
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At the point where hope would otherwise become hopelessness, it becomes faith.
~ Robert Brault
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Doubt is a pain too lonely to know that faith is his twin brother
~ Khalil Gibran
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Faith is the bird that sings when the dawn is still dark.
~ Rabindranath Tagore
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The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life.
~ Plato
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Non violence is the first article of my faith. It is also the last article of my creed.
~ Mahatma Gandhi
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God, our Creator, has stored within our minds and personalities, great potential strength and ability. Prayer helps us tap and develop these powers.
~ A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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A faith is a necessity to a man. Woe to him who believes in nothing.
~ Victor Hugo
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Faith is the bird that feels the light and sings when the dawn is still dark.
~ Rabindranath Tagore
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Faith is a passionate intuition.
~ William Wordsworth
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Faith is belief in what you cannot see or prove or touch. Faith is walking face-first and full-speed into the dark.
~ Elizabeth Gilbert
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Faith is not something to grasp, it is a state to grow into.
~ Mahatma Gandhi
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The beginning of anxiety is the end of faith, and the beginning of true faith is the end of anxiety.
~ George Mueller
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Faith is not the belief that God will do what you want. It is the belief that God will do what is right.
~ Max Lucado
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To me faith means not worrying.
~ John Dewey
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Faith obliterates time, annihilates distance, and brings future things at once into its possession.
~ Charles Spurgeon
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Men become civilized, not in proportion to their willingness to believe, but in proportion to their readiness to doubt.
~ H. L. Mencken
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Faith is believing what you know ain't so.
~ Mark Twain
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Faith may be defined briefly as an illogical belief in the occurrence of the improbable.
~ H. L. Mencken
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Faith and belief without evidence in what is told by one who speaks without knowledge, of things without parallel.
~ Ambrose Bierce
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Faith is the effort to believe what your common sense tells you is not true.
~ Elbert Hubbard
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Care more for a grain of faith than a ton of excitement.
~ Charles H. Spurgeon
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I don't pray for God to take my problems away, I pray only for God to give me the strength to go through them.
~ Jose Lozano
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Belief is the death of intelligence.
~ Robert Anton Wilson
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I talk to God but the sky is empty.
~ Sylvia Plath
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Faith: not wanting to know what is true.
~ Friedrich Nietzsche
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If faith in ourselves had been more extensively taught and practiced, I am sure a very large portion of the evils and miseries that we have would have vanished.
~ Swami Vivekananda
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Faith consists in believing when it is beyond the power of reason to believe.
~ Voltaire
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Faith is an oasis in the heart which will never be reached by the caravan of thinking.
~ Khalil Gibran
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Faith is the bird that feels the light/and sings when the dawn is still dark.
~ Rabindranath Tagore
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Faith is stepping out on nothing and landing on something.
~ Cornel West
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Trust is good, but control is better.
~ Vladimir Lenin
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Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the whole staircase.
~ Martin Luther King Jr.
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We're all capable if we have faith and passion.
~ Yanni
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Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies.
~ Mother Teresa
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Some things have to be believed to be seen.
~ Madeleine L`Engle
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In this hour, I do not believe that any darkness will endure.
~ J.R.R. Tolkien
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A casual stroll through the lunatic asylum shows that faith does not prove anything.
~ Friedrich Nietzsche
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Do not be afraid; our fate cannot be taken from us; it is a gift.
~ Dante Alighieri
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Families are like fudge - mostly sweet with a few nuts.
~ Author Unknown
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None of us knows what might happen even the next minute, yet still we go forward. Because we trust. Because we have Faith.
~ Paulo Coelho
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Faith is not the belief that God will do what you want. It is the belief that God will do what is right.
~ Max Lucado
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Faith is not the belief that God will do what you want. It is the belief that God will do what is right.
~ Max Lucado
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Faithless is he that says farewell when the road darkens.
~ John Ronald Reuel Tolkien
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I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen: not only because I see it, but because by it I see everything else.
~ C. S. Lewis
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Believe there is a great power silently working all things for good, behave yourself and never mind the rest.`
~ Beatrix Potter
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Say what you will about the sweet miracle of unquestioning faith, I consider a capacity for it terrifying and absolutely vile.
~ Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.
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We are saved by faith alone, but the faith that saves is never alone.
~ Martin Luther King Jr.
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Some things have to be believed to be seen.
~ Madeleine L`Engle
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Faith is about doing. You are how you act, not just how you believe.
~ Mitch Albom
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Love meant jumping off a cliff and trusting that a certain person would be there to catch you at the bottom.
~ Jodi Picoult
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In this hour,I do not believe that any darkness will endure.
~ J.R.R. Tolkien
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A casual stroll through the lunatic asylum shows that faith does not prove anything.
~ Friedrich Nietzsche
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Do not be afraid;our fate Cannot be taken from us; it is a gift.
~ Dante Alighieri
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None of us knows what might happen even the next minute, yet still we go forward. Because we trust. Because we have Faith.
~ Paulo Coelho
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All I have seen teaches me to trust the Creator for all I have not seen.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Faith is not the belief that God will do what you want. It is the belief that God will do what is right.
~ Max Lucado
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All the world is made of faith, and trust, and pixie dust.
~ J. M. Barrie,
Peter Pan
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Faithless is he that says farewell when the road darkens.
~ J.R.R. Tolkien
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Faith moves mountains, love transforms hearts.
~ John Paul Warren
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Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the whole staircase.
~ Martin Luther King Jr.
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Sorrow looks back,
Worry looks around,
Faith looks up!!
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You may feel lost and alone, but God knows exactly where you are, and He has a good plan for your life.
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You can’t control everything. Sometimes you just need to relax & have faith that things will work out. Let go a little & just let life be.
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When God gives us a “No” for an answer, keep in mind that there is a much greater “Yes” behind it. His “No” is not a “Rejection” but a “Redirection.”
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The scholar does not consider gold and jade to be precious treasures, but loyalty and good faith.
– Confucius
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Anyone can cheat, it takes a real man to be faithful.
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God will make a way. :)
by: mhiellefioure
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Long distance relationship will work if two people involve are strong in faith, love and respect for each other.
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Faith… is the art of holding on to things your reason once accepted, despite your changing moods.
– C.S. Lewis
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Faith isn’t faith until it’s all you’re holding on to.
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Health is the greatest gift, contentment the greatest wealth, faithfulness the best relationship.
– Gautama Buddha
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You must take have faith. A baby bird never learns to fly unless it first jumps out of the nest.
by: Cass
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Without God you’re without guidance without guidance you’re without faith, hope, and happiness, without that you have nobody and nothing to turn to.
by: Gabriel Reel
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None of us knows what might happen even the next minute, yet still we go forward. Because we trust. Because we have Faith.
– Paulo Coelho
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Worry looks around, fear looks back, faith looks up, guilt looks down, but I look forward.
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To live with faith, eliminate fear. Only one can exist in our life at any point of time.
– RVM
by: RVM
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Doubt is a question mark; faith is an exclamation point. The most compelling, believable, realistic stories have included them both.
– Criss Jami
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Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies.
– Mother Teresa
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Fear and faith are the same thing, the only difference is that fear is faith in the wrong direction.
by: Baffour Ntim
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Life is all about living in faith everyday or living in fear everyday, choose one.
by: OLANIYAN ANUOLUWAPO
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Faith makes everything possible. Hope makes everything work. Love makes everything beautiful. May you have all the three as you begin each day.
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It’s lack of faith that makes people afraid of meeting challenges, and I believe in myself.
– Muhammad Ali
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Have faith in your own thoughts.
– Brooke Shields
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I’ve seen miracles just happen. Silent prayers get answered. Broken hearts become brand new. That’s what faith can do.
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There is greatness in the fear of God, contentment in faith of God, and honour in humility.
– Abu Bakr
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There are two different types of people in the world, those who want to know, and those who want to believe.
– Friedrich Nietzsche
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Fear is nothing more than lack of faith.
by: G
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Sometimes the best thing that you can do is not think. Not wonder. Not imagine. Not obsess. Just breathe and have faith that everything will work out for the best.
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The really important thing about religion is that your faith and your belief help you to live a better life, sustain you in sorrow, and make you face the end of life with serenity.
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Faith is your guide in the absence of knowledge.
– Toba Beta
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Hope is faith holding out its hand in the dark.
– George Iles
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Faith: not wanting to know what the truth is.
– Friedrich Nietzsche
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Faith in God, is not blind faith. It is not an uneducated person wishing blindly for nirvana. You have to have faith in God to explain it. But, it is impossible to explain it to someone who chooses not to experience it. It is a choice, which in itself excludes blindness. It is a choice that has profound consequences. Faith, is not to be confused with religion.
by: Elson Storsley
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Never had much faith in love or miracles, Never wanna put my heart on the line.
– Bruno Mars
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Fear can keep us up all night long, but faith makes one fine pillow.
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Sometimes you have to stop worrying, wondering and doubting. Have faith that things will work out, maybe not how you planned, but just how it’s meant to be.
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Never allow your emotions to destroy your faith in God.
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Faith moves mountains but you have to keep pushing while you are praying.
— Mason Cooley
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Doubt is a question mark; faith is an exclamation point. The most compelling, believable, realistic stories have included them both.
— Criss Jami
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Faith creates energy that makes success possible. Doubt paralyses and makes the possible impossible.
– RVM
by: RVM
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Obedience is the fruit of faith.
– Christina G. Rossetti
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Doubts are the ants in the pants of faith. They keep it awake and moving.
– Frederick Buechner
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Faith in Lord who is right within me and not in some distant planet gives great solace and calmness to mind.
– Anandmurti Gurumaa
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Have faith in your own thoughts.
– Brooke Shields
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Walk by faith. God will open the way. When there is no way, He will open the way.
– Gordon B. Hinckley
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When I was younger, I thought I was a bird at one time. Then they told me I can’t fly, so I stopped flying.
– Anthony Liccione
by: Michael P.
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What we think, we see… What we see, we believe… What we believe, we hope… What we hope, we expect… What we expect, we receive… That is the process called “faith”.
by: Olukayode Akintola-Peters
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Absolute faith corrupts as absolutely as absolute power.
– Eric Hoffer
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Faith is the bird that feels the light and sings when the dawn is still dark.
– Rabindranath Tagore
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Faith is taking the first step even when you can’t see the whole staircase.
– Martin Luther King Jr.
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It is always more difficult to fight against faith than against knowledge.
– Adolf Hitler
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Confidence in your own ability is faith in God.
by: Maduwa Thabo
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There lives more faith in honest doubt, believe me, than in half the creeds.
– Alfred Tennyson
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Hold faithfulness and sincerity as first principles.
– Confucius
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Life is doubt and faith without doubt is nothing but death.
– Miguel de Unamuno
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Doubt isn’t the opposite of faith; it is an element of faith.
– Paul Tillich
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Qualities of Good Citizens… is to admire what others have created in love and faith.
– Kahlil Gibran
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People perish not because of lack of faith; they perish because of lack of knowledge! Know yourself!
– Israelmore Ayivor
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The Lord is risen today. Let us sing and rejoice as part of the congregation of the faithful in this most blessed celebration.
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I meant what I said and I said what I meant. An elephant is faithful one hundred percent.
– Dr. Seuss
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Liberty cannot be established without morality, nor morality without faith.
– Alexis de Tocqueville
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As for those that have faith and do good works, God will bestow on them their rewards and enrich them from his own abundance.
– Koran
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One way to develop faith and confidence is simply to practice using it. If I were to ask you whether you’re confident that you can tie your own shoes, I’m sure you could tell me with perfect confidence that you can. Why? Only because you’ve done it thousands of times! So practice confidence by using it consistently, and you’ll be amazed at the dividends it reaps in every area of your life.
– Anthony Robbins
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Faith gives courage to the heart and energy to the mind to make the impossible possible.
– RVM
by: RVM
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Life is worth nothing without faith.
by: Ibrahim Zakaria
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He is the young man of little faith who says “I am nothing”.
He is the man of true conception who says “I am everything” then goes on to prove it.
by: Naveen
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Feed your faith and your fears will starve to death.
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Why not take a chance on faith? Not religion, but faith. Not hope, but faith. I don’t believe in hope. Hope is a beggar. Hope walks through the fire and faith leaps over it.
– Jim Carrey
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Faith is about doing. You are how you act, not just how you believe.
– Mitch Albom
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I can see the sun, but even if I cannot see the sun, I know that it exists. And to know that the sun is there – that is living.
– Fyodor Dostoyevsky
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Faith is the commitment of one’s consciousness to beliefs for which one has no sensory evidence or rational proof. When man rejects reason as his standard of judgement, only one alternative standard remains to him: his feelings. A mystic is a man who treats his feelings as tools of cognition. Faith is the equation of feelings with knowledge.
– Nathaniel Branden
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When there is faith, there’s always prosperity.
by: Khaya
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Faith is my only medicine, positivity is my attitude and nobility is my habit.
by: Maduwa Thabo
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Faith is believing even when there seem to be no light at the end of the tunnel, keeping on persevering or pressing in.
by: ham
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The opposite of the religious fanatic is not the fanatical atheist but the gentle cynic who cares not whether there is a god or not.
– Eric Hoffer
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We all know that a church is not a building.
– Robert H. Schuller
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How we express ourselves in worship remains up in the air.
– Robert H. Schuller
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Sometimes life’s going to hit you in the head with a brick. Don’t lose faith. I’m convinced that the only thing that kept me going was that I loved what I did.
— Steve Jobs
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All things are inconstant except the faith in the soul, which changes all things and fills their inconstancy with light.
– James Joyce
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I discovered that maybe it was fate all along, that faith was just an illusion that somehow you’re in control.
– Amy Tan
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Little faith sees God’s hand in great things. Established faith sees God’s hand in little things.
– Ralph Bouma
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Sometimes I think it is my mission to bring faith to the faithless, and doubt to the faithful.
– Paul Tillich
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Faith doesn’t mean you never doubt. It only means you never act upon your doubts.
– Orson Scott Card
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