Faith is the great cop-out, the great excuse to evade the need to think and evaluate evidence. Faith is the belief in spite of, even perhaps because of, the lack of evidence.
Faith in oneself is the best and safest course.
Faith is the art of holding on to things your reason has once accepted, in spite of your changing moods.
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
Four things support the world: the learning of the wise, the justice of the great, the prayers of the good, and the valour of the brave.
If you're really spiritual, then you should be totally independent of the good and the bad opinions of the world... you should have faith in yourself.
I, for one, thoroughly believe that no power in the universe can withhold from anyone anything they really deserve.
It is impossible to rightly govern a nation without God and the Bible.
You cannot believe in God until you believe in yourself.
Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from religious conviction.
God is cruel. Sometimes he makes you live.
Relying on God has to begin all over again every day as if nothing had yet been done.
Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song.
What happens when people open their hearts?They get better.
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.
Hope is a good thing - maybe the best thing, and no good thing ever dies
In Hinduism, conscience, reason and independent thinking have no scope for development.
I simply can't build my hopes on a foundation of confusion, misery and death ... I think. peace and tranquillity will return again.
Do not let Sunday be taken from you If your soul has no Sunday, it becomes an orphan.
Unless there is a Good Friday in your life, there can be no Easter Sunday.
Faith is a knowledge within the heart, beyond the reach of proof.