Women suffer more from disappointment than men, because they have more of faith and are naturally more credulous.
Liberty cannot be established without morality, nor morality without faith.
Oh Jesus, they have built these churches for the sake of their own glory, and embellished them with silk and melted gold. . . . They left the bodies of Thy chosen poor wrapped in tattered raiment in the cold night. . . . They filled the sky with the smoke of burning candles and incense and left the bodies of Thy faithful worshipers empty of bread. . . . They raised their voices with hymns of praise, but deafened themselves to the cry and moan of the widows and orphans. Come again, Oh Living Jesus, and drive the vendors of Thy faith from Thy sacred temple, for they have turned it into a dark cave where vipers of hypocrisy and falsehood crawl and abound.
To win true peace, a man needs to feel himself directed, pardoned, and sustained by a supreme power, to feel himself in the right road, at the point where God would have him be - in order with God and the universe. This faith gives strength and calm.
A garden is evidence of faith. It links us with all the misty figures of the past who also planted and were nourished by the fruits of their planting
Though I do not believe that a plant will spring up where no seed has been, I have great faith in a seed. Convince me that you have a seed there, and I am prepared to expect wonders
It is a greater act of faith to plant a bulb than to plant a tree
Getting ahead in a difficult profession - singing, acting, writing, whatever requires avid faith in yourself. You must be able to sustain yourself against staggering blows and unfair reversals. When I think back to those first couple of years in Rome, those endless rejections, without a glimmer of encouragement from anyone, all those failed screen tests, and yet I never let my desire slide away from me, my belief in myself and what I felt I could achieve
To believe only possibilities is not faith, but mere Philosophy.
Every life is a profession of faith, and exercises an inevitable and silent influence.
Great feelings will often take the aspect of error, and great faith the aspect of illusion
Intolerance betrays want of faith in one's cause.
For that is our unyielding faith - that in the face of impossible odds, people who love their country can change it.
T'is our Love that finds us! And the glue that binds us! And in this we know
that by faith we show We are ever strong.
Love is an act of faith.
While he did have faith and passion he had many challenges to overcome.
It was not an easy ride to success,
but his through his faith and a passion he did make it
You must maintain unwavering faith that you can and will prevail in the end, regardless of the difficulties, AND at the same time, have the discipline to confront the most brutal facts of your current reality, whatever they might be
My faith runs so very much faster than my reason that I can challenge the whole world and say, 'God is, was and ever shall be
Worry is spiritual short sight. Its cure is intelligent faith
Every tomorrow has two handles. We can take hold of it with the handle of anxiety or the handle of faith
If I could tell the world just one thing it would be we're all okay, and not to worry cause worry is wasteful and useless in times like these. I won't be made useless, wont be idle with despair, I will gather myself around my faith, lights the darkness most fear
Man must cease attributing his problems to his environment, and learn again to exercise his will - his personal responsibility in the realm of faith and morals
It is easy -- terribly easy -- to shake a man's faith in himself. To take advantage of that to break a man's spirit is devil's work.
Our faith comes in moments; our vice is habitual.
There is no faith which has never yet been broken, except that of a truly faithful dog.