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Lost Had

I had lost faith in biography.

- A. N. Wilson

Creator Tap

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

Think Here

Without faith, I don't think I'd be here.

- Aaron Neville

Afghans Sustained

Look at the Afghans, during the time of the Soviet invasion. They were among the poorest Muslims in the world, yet they were sustained by their faith in God, and God alone.

- Abu Bakar Bashir

Strength Suffering

Those who are believers in God find strength from their faith in the face of suffering. They are compelled to give sacrificially to help those in need. And they have the hope that comes from knowing that, with God by their side, the tragedy they are facing is never the final word.

- Adam Hamilton

Public School Many

I'm convinced many of America's heroes are public school teachers and administrators. Many of these people do what they do because of their faith.

- Adam Hamilton

Around Been

A 'free and open' Internet has been an article of faith in and around Mountain View, Menlo Park, and its environs for two decades.

- Adam Lashinsky

Confidence Lose

Public confidence in the integrity of the Government is indispensable to faith in democracy; and when we lose faith in the system, we have lost faith in everything we fight and spend for.

- Adlai E. Stevenson

Life Believe

I believe that if we really want human brotherhood to spread and increase until it makes life safe and sane, we must also be certain that there is no one true faith or path by which it may spread.

- Adlai E. Stevenson

Good Candidate

Call-time has renewed my faith in the need for public financing of elections. 'Call-time' is where I as the candidate, sit in a room with my 'call-time manager,' and a phone. Then I call people and ask them for money. For hours. Apparently, I'm really good at it.

- Al Franken

Trust Will

To have faith is to trust yourself to the water. When you swim you don't grab hold of the water, because if you do you will sink and drown. Instead you relax, and float.

- Alan Watts

Trust Openness

Faith is a state of openness or trust.

- Alan Watts

Holding On Very

And the attitude of faith is the very opposite of clinging to belief, of holding on.

- Alan Watts

Trust Code

For this equilibrium now in sight, let us trust that mankind, as it has occurred in the greatest periods of its past, will find for itself a new code of ethics, common to all, made of tolerance, of courage, and of faith in the Spirit of men.

- Albert Claude

Always Simplest

God always takes the simplest way.

- Albert Einstein

Deep Which

That deep emotional conviction of the presence of a superior reasoning power, which is revealed in the incomprehensible universe, forms my idea of God.

- Albert Einstein

Confidence Yourself

Put your faith in God and confidence in yourself.

- Alberta Hunter

Night Drank

I slept with faith and found a corpse in my arms on awakening; I drank and danced all night with doubt and found her a virgin in the morning.

- Aleister Crowley

Beginning Sensation

From the beginning, the sensation of the marvelous presupposes faith.

- Alejo Carpentier

His Modes

For modes of faith let graceless zealots fight, His can't be wrong whose life is in the right.

- Alexander Pope

Feel Remains

I am not a theologian or a historian, and I feel no call to become a defender of the faith, so in my case, the search for what remains valuable focuses on language itself: Catholic prayer, ritual, the naming of things.

- Alice McDermott

Love Will

Ask those who love Him with a sincere love, and they will tell you that they find no greater or prompter relief amid the troubles of their life than in loving conversation with their Divine Friend.

- Alphonsus Liguori

Country Come

I have the profoundest respect for people who behave in a generous way because of religion. But I come from a country where the misuse of religion has had catastrophic consequences. One must judge people not by what faith they proclaim but by what they do.

- Amin Maalouf

Wear Closet

If you went to your closet today, would you pull out the same outfit you wore 10 or 15 years ago? You wear feelings and faith differently as well.

- Amy Grant

Studio Some

You simply cannot do a sitcom by committee. It will not work. You've got to have one or two clean, creative voices in charge, and there's got to be some faith by the studio and network in those people to make the right choices.

- Amy Sherman-Palladino

His Came

Faith came by just believing God's word and taking Him up on His word.

- Andrae Crouch

Need Everyone

Anyone can be a Son Of God if they wish to be and have the faith. I need to articulate this so everyone understands.

- Andre Ward

Good Faith Targeted

Criticism in good faith is good. When it's targeted solely to destruction, I'm not interested.

- Andrea Bocelli

Need Which

We do need an attitude of leadership in our government which demonstrates faith in major population centres outside of Perth.

- Andrew Forrest

Political Brought

Today, corruption has won and justice has lost. I brought corruption cases in good faith involving powerful people, and the political and legal establishment blatantly covered up and retaliated by targeting my law license.

- Andrew Thomas

Your Gut

Have faith in your intuition and listen to your gut feeling.

- Ann Cotton

Act Consequence

But every act in consequence of our faith, strengthens faith.

- Anna Letitia Barbauld

Deep Self-Confidence

I was a wife and mother, blameless in moral life, with a deep sense of duty and a proud self-respect; it was while I was this that doubt struck me, and while I was in the guarded circle of the home, with no dream of outside work or outside liberty, that I lost all faith in Christianity.

- Annie Besant

Own Cent

I don't have a preferred religion - I'd have to do research. I was born a Christian, but as I've grown into my own man, I don't attach myself to a religion - 100 per cent, I have faith. Then it's locking into what suits me.

- Anthony Joshua

Reason United States

Faith in reason was the foundation stone of the United States.

- Anthony Lewis

Year Placed

No matter how corrupt and unjust a convict may be, he loves fairness more than anything else. If the people placed over him are unfair, from year to year he lapses into an embittered state characterized by an extreme lack of faith.

- Anton Chekhov

Thankful Films

I have got good films, and I am thankful to Aditya Chopra. He put a lot of faith in me.

- Anushka Sharma

Correctness Absolute

I have absolute faith in the correctness of my course.

- Ariel Sharon

Love Strong

Humanists are not characteristically strong in faith, hope and love.

- Arthur E. Morgan

Beginning Unfolding

It is not difficult for me to have this faith, for it is incontrovertible that where there is a plan there is intelligence - an orderly, unfolding universe testifies to the truth of the most majestic statement ever uttered - 'In the beginning, God.'

- Arthur H. Compton

Great Ideas

Men who accomplish great things in the industrial world are the ones who have faith in the money producing power of ideas.

- Charles Fillmore

Science Prove

Science has faith. We make postulates. We can't prove those postulates, but we have faith in them.

- Charles H. Townes

Heroism Intellect

Faith is the heroism of the intellect.

- Charles Henry Parkhurst

Confidence Ultimate

The ultimate ground of faith and knowledge is confidence in God.

- Charles Hodge

Believe Will

If you believe in prayer at all, expect God to hear you. If you do not expect, you will not have. God will not hear you unless you believe He will hear you; but if you believe He will, He will be as good as your faith.

- Charles Spurgeon

Throne Lord

Now I will say this to every sinner, though he should think himself to be the worst sinner who ever lived: cry to the Lord and seek Him while He may be found. A throne of grace is a place fitted for you. By simple faith, go to your Savior, for He is the throne of grace.

- Charles Spurgeon

Trust Impossible

Basically, there are two paths you can walk: faith or fear. It's impossible to simultaneously trust God and not trust God.

- Charles Stanley

Will Last

We have one life; it soon will be past; what we do for God is all that will last.

- Charles Studd

Civilization Own

We must teach our people the greatness of China's historical culture. In our educational program we must stress Chinese history and geography so that all may know and appreciate China's civilization of five thousand years and the far-flung boundaries of our ancient race. This will engender a greater faith in our own future.

- Chiang Kai-shek

Feel Very

I'm very much interested in having people take herbs that make them feel good because if they do that, they'll have an experience, and they'll say, 'Oh, this is real.' This is something you take, and you don't have to go on faith, but you can feel the difference.

- Chris Kilham

World Why

There's stuff going on in the world right now, which you can't imagine why is this happening; it's crazy. I don't know what the answer is, but if you didn't have faith in the universe that somehow something great would arrive at the end, then we'd all give up, and that would be a waste of everyone's time.

- Chris Martin

Fruit Obedience

Obedience is the fruit of faith.

- Christina Rossetti

Truth Comedy

Comedy is an escape, not from truth but from despair; a narrow escape into faith.

- Christopher Fry


God's got something for me. I have faith it'll be OK.

- Chubby Checker

Strong Me

My faith keeps me strong.

- Cissy Houston

Laws Fairly

Many countries struggle and never get to the point where people have faith that laws are executed fairly.

- Claire McCaskill

Me Been

I hope I can live up to the faith that has been put in me to do a good job.

- Clementa C. Pinckney

Evidence Could

Must faith be exactly that, the willingness and ability to believe in the face of a lack of evidence? If one could find the evidence, would then the faith be dead?

- Clifford D. Simak

Believing Out

What do you mean by faith? Is faith enough for Man? Should he be satisfied with faith alone? Is there no way of finding out the truth? Is the attitude of faith, of believing in something for which there can be no more than philosophic proof, the true mark of a Christian?

- Clifford D. Simak

May Fiction

I have great faith in the future of books - no matter what form they may take - and of science fiction.

- Connie Willis

Storm Blazing

Faith is not simply a patience that passively suffers until the storm is past. Rather, it is a spirit that bears things - with resignations, yes, but above all, with blazing, serene hope.

- Corazon Aquino

Conservative Any

There's an assumption if you have any faith you vote this way, you vote that way, or you're this, or you're absolutely a conservative, and those just aren't all true.

- Corbin Bernsen

Enjoy Entertain

Our goal at Home Theater Films is to inspire and entertain our audience. We want to make great movies that everyone can enjoy and elevate them with contemporary, relatable characters that naturally demonstrate their faith in real world situations.

- Corbin Bernsen

Motivation Values

I'm a person that's grounded in faith and believe that my core values, motivation, inspiration, draw from a conception of the world in that way.

- Cory Booker

Reach Here

Faith is building on what you know is here, so you can reach what you know is there.

- Cullen Hightower

Trust Reservation

Faith is not belief without proof, but trust without reservation.

- D. Elton Trueblood

May Based

God may not guide us in an obvious way because he wants us to make decisions based on faith and character.

- Dallas Willard

Imagine Which

That is the definition of faith - acceptance of that which we imagine to be true, that which we cannot prove.

- Dan Brown


I have faith in my imperfections!

- Dana Delany

Young Country

It's also reflective of a young person's religion or faith in that it's highly charged with sacramental imagery and with country imagery, because I was in the seminary for so many years in the country.

- Daniel Berrigan

Exercise Religious

I am a person of faith who believes deeply in the right to exercise religious beliefs.

- Dannel Malloy

Perfect Some

It's a dream when some people think that once you give your life to God, all of a sudden things are perfect. That's not the case. We live in a world that's broken, where there's disease, where people are selfish. The foundation of your faith helps you know how to put that in proper perspective.

- Danny Gokey

Honesty Asking

Asking in faith requires honesty, effort, commitment, and persistence.

- David A. Bednar

Strength Long Time

We are a long time in learning that all our strength and salvation is in God.

- David Brainerd

Stumble Part

What's positive is moving from a place of growing in faith to really feeling more grounded in faith, to understand that faith is hard, that I'll stumble, that I'll make mistakes, that I'll sin. But, that's part of being on a faith path; it's part of being a human being.

- David Gregory

Sense Larger

Faith helps many people make sense of the world around them. Faith gives them a spiritual connection to something larger.

- David Harsanyi

Storytelling Need

Biblical movies need not sermonize, just be honest to the foundational story. As powerful as the message is for people of faith, it's really great storytelling.

- David Harsanyi

Christ Jesus Christ

All that I am I owe to Jesus Christ, revealed to me in His divine Book.

- David Livingstone

Generations Our

Every generation has an obligation to leave its children in a better position than it inherited. Our representatives in Washington are breaking faith with that covenant. America must reduce its federal spending and accumulation of debt for the sake of generations to come.

- David Malpass

Will The Only Thing

The only thing that stands between a man and what he wants from life is often merely the will to try it and the faith to believe that it is possible.

- David Viscott

Always Which

Faith always contains an element of risk, of venture; and we are impelled to make the venture by the affinity and attraction which we feel in ourselves.

- Dean Inge

Working Keep

Keep the faith, keep the faith, keep working.

- Deb Fischer

Friend Even

We have to choose faith even if we don't feel it. Or hold on to a friend who has faith.

- Debbie Ford

Viewer Reader

I have great faith in the intelligence of the American viewer and reader to put two and two together and come up with four.

- Jim Lehrer

Simple Just

You just have to have a simple faith.

- Jimmy Carter

Big Cause

I don't think that the total creation took place in six days as we now measure time. If we can confirm, say, the Big Bang theory, that doesn't at all cause me to question my faith that God created the Big Bang.

- Jimmy Carter

My Life Also

I wanted to be baptized as an adult, confirming my faith and my beliefs. It was also a way for me to consciously thank God and Jesus for everything in my life.

- Joanna Krupa

Career Stood

For me, I was able to make that statement of faith early on when my career began, so there weren't really a lot of surprises. People around me knew where my husband Ray and I stood as far as my faith went.

- Jodi Benson

Focus Through

I have kept a steady focus on restoring public faith in our state government since taking office July 1. Now it is time to make even bigger and bolder gains through legislative action.

- Jodi Rell

Like Kernel

Faith is like a kernel of wheat.

- Joe Bob Briggs

I Think Profess

There's a duality of a guy calling on God: 'Where are you when I need you?' and then, at the same time, 'God helps those who help themselves.' I think that contradiction does exist in all of us, those of faith and those who profess to have no faith.

- Joe Carnahan

Waiting I Think

My hope, my real hope, is that whatever you hold in your heart, whatever you truly believe, and you've put your faith in, that that's what 's waiting for you. I think that'd be wonderful. You know what I mean? I think that would be the culmination of the life of the devout, or the believer.

- Joe Carnahan

Congress No Wonder

Scandals, corruption, partisan infighting - no wonder people have lost faith in Congress. I say enough is enough.

- Joe Garcia

Prepare Then

First, I prepare. Then I have faith.

- Joe Namath

Always Sure

When you focus on being a blessing, God makes sure that you are always blessed in abundance.

- Joel Osteen

About Unanswered

Faith is about trusting God when you have unanswered questions.

- Joel Osteen

Your Hopeful

I wouldn't ever say if you're having tough times then there must be something wrong with you or your attitude. Life's a fight. It's a good fight of faith. I encourage people to stay up, stay hopeful, stay faith-filled.

- Joel Osteen

Question Could

It would make life much easier if I could have total faith and not question everything all the time, but I can't do it and I won't do it.

- Joey Skaggs

Impudence Am

I am prejudiced in favor of him who, without impudence, can ask boldly. He has faith in humanity, and faith in himself. No one who is not accustomed to giving grandly can ask nobly and with boldness.

- Johann Kaspar Lavater

Controls Beg

Women are at once the guardians and the well-spring of the world's faith, morality, and tenderness; and if ever they are degraded to a commonplace level with men, this fine essential quality will be impaired, and their weakness will have to beg and follow where now it guides and controls.

- John Boyle O'Reilly