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    Faith Quotes

    Monday, February 13, 2012, 2:11 AM [General]

    The future can be anything we want it to be, providing we have the faith and that we realize that peace, no less than war, required ‘blood and sweat and tears. - Charles F. Kettering

    Faith consists in believing when it is beyond the power of reason to believe. - Voltaire

    The man of science has learned to believe in justification, not by faith, but by verification. - Thomas Henry Huxley

    The improver of natural knowledge absolutely refuses to acknowledge authority, as such. For him, skepticism is the highest of duties; blind faith the one unpardonable sin. - Thomas Henry Huxley

    For love would be love of the wrong thing; there is yet faith, But the faith and the love and the hope are all in the waiting. - T. S. Eliot

    He that rebels against reason is a real rebel, but he that in defence of reason rebels against tyranny has a better title to Defender of the Faith, than George the Third. - Thomas Paine

    It is true that every day has its own evil, and its good too. But how difficult must life be, especially farther on when the evil of each day increases as far as worldly things go, if it is not strengthened and comforted by faith. And in Christ all worldly things may become better, and, as it were, sanctified. Theo, woe is me if I do not preach the Gospel; if I did not aim at that and possess faith and hope in Christ, it would be bad for me indeed, but no I have some courage. - Vincent van Gogh

    Be courageous. I have seen many depressions in business. Always America has emerged from these stronger and more prosperous. Be brave as your fathers before you. Have faith! Go forward! - Thomas Edison

    Not brute force but only persuasion and faith are the kings of this world. - Thomas Carlyle

    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

    Faith is an oasis in the heart which will never be reached by the caravan of thinking. - Khalil Gibran

    Faith is a knowledge within the heart, beyond the reach of proof. - Khalil Gibran

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

    Faith is never identical with piety. - Karl Barth

    The faith that stands on authority is not faith. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

    Our faith comes in moments; our vice is habitual. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

    Faith is the bird that feels the light when the dawn is still dark. - Rabindranath Tagore

    A library implies an act of faith. - Victor Hugo

    The meme for blind faith secures its own perpetuation by the simple unconscious expedient of discouraging rational inquiry. - Richard Dawkins

    Faith is the great cop-out, the great excuse to evade the need to think and evaluate evidence. Faith is belief in spite of, even perhaps because of, the lack of evidence. - Richard Dawkins

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