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Absolute faith corrupts as absolutely as absolute power.
~ Eric Hoffer | ( American philosopher and author. ) | 1902-1983 | Faith
quotes Division : American Philosophers   
     
All that I have seen teaches me to trust the Creator for all I have not seen.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson | ( U.S. poet ) | 1803-1882 | Faith
quotes Division : American poets   
     
All things are inconstant except the faith in the soul, which changes all things and fills their inconstancy with light, but though I seem to be driven out of my country as a misbeliever I have found no man yet with a faith like mine.
~ James Joyce | ( Irish author. ) | 1882-1941 | Faith
quotes Division : Irish writers   
     
As he that fears God hears nothing else, so, he that sees God sees every thing else.
~ John Donne | (English poet. ) | 1572-1632 | Faith
quotes Division : British Poets   
     
Back of every creation, supporting it like an arch, is faith. Enthusiasm is nothing: it comes and goes. But if one believes, then miracles occur.
~ Henry Miller | ( American author. ) | 1891-1980 | Faith
quotes Division : American writers   
     
Base souls have no faith in great individuals.
~ Jean Jacques Rousseau | ( Swiss political philosopher and essayist. ) | 1712-1778 | Faith
quotes Division : Essayists   
     
Be a sinner and sin strongly, but more strongly have faith and rejoice in Christ.
~ Martin Luther | ( German priest and scholar. ) | 1483-1546 | Faith
quotes Division : Religious People   
     
Despotism may govern without faith, but liberty cannot. How is it possible that society should escape destruction if the moral tie is not strengthened in proportion as the political tie is relaxed? And what can be done with a people who are their own masters if they are not submissive to the Deity?
~ Alexis de Tocqueville | ( French social philosopher. ) | 1805-1889 | Faith
quotes Division : French Philosophers   
     
Faith certainly tells us what the senses do not, but not the contrary of what they see; it is above, not against them.
~ Blaise Pascal | ( French mathematician, physicist and philosopher. ) | 1623-1662 | Faith
quotes Division : Scientists and Inventors   
     
Faith embraces many truths which seem to contradict each other.
~ Blaise Pascal | ( French mathematician, physicist and philosopher. ) | 1623-1662 | Faith
quotes Division : Scientists and Inventors   
     
Faith is a living, daring confidence in God's grace, so sure and certain that a man could stake his life on it a thousand times.
~ Martin Luther | ( German priest and scholar. ) | 1483-1546 | Faith
quotes Division : Religious People   
     
Faith is an excitement and an enthusiasm: it is a condition of intellectual magnificence to which we must cling as to a treasure, and not squander on our way through life in the small coin of empty words, or in exact and priggish argument.
~ George Sand | ( French Romantic writer. ) | 1804-1876 | Faith
quotes Division : French Authors and Writers   
     
Faith is different from proof; the latter is human, the former is a Gift from God.
~ Blaise Pascal | ( French mathematician, physicist and philosopher. ) | 1623-1662 | Faith
quotes Division : Scientists and Inventors   
     
Faith is not something to grasp, it is a state to grow into.
~ Mahatma Gandhi | ( Preeminent leader of Indian nationalism. ) | 1869-1948 | Faith
quotes Division : Religious People   
     
Faith is the highest passion in a human being. Many in every generation may not come that far, but none comes further.
~ Soren Kierkegaard | (Danish philosopher and writer. ) | 1813-1855 | Faith
quotes Division : Religious People   
     
Faith is to believe what we do not see; and the reward of this faith is to see what we believe.
~ Saint Augustine | ( Theologian and Latin philosopher. ) | 354-430 | Faith
quotes Division : Religious People   
     
Faith lives in honest doubt.
~ Lord Alfred Tennyson | ( British poet. ) | 1809-1892 | Faith
quotes Division : British Poets   
     
Faith may be defined briefly as an illogical belief in the occurrence of the improbable.
~ Henry Louis Mencken | ( American journalist ) | 1880-1956 | Faith
quotes Division : Journalists   
     
Faith means belief in something concerning which doubt is theoretically possible.
~ William James | ( American philosopher and psychologist. ) | 1842-1910 | Faith
quotes Division : Psychotherapists   
     
Faith must be enforced by reason. When faith becomes blind it dies.
~ Mahatma Gandhi | ( Preeminent leader of Indian nationalism. ) | 1869-1948 | Faith
quotes Division : Religious People   
     
Faith must trample under foot all reason, sense, and understanding.
~ Martin Luther | ( German priest and scholar. ) | 1483-1546 | Faith
quotes Division : Religious People   
     

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