I postpone death by living, by suffering, by error, by risking, by living, by losing.
The poet is one who is able to keep the fresh vision of the child alive.
I keep my ideals, because in spite of everything I still believe that people are really good at heart.
I believe in the redemptive death and resurrection of Jesus Christ.
No one is pro-abortion.
Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies.
I am not afraid of storms for I am learning how to sail my ship.
Louisa May Alcott
It is easier to believe than to doubt.
E.D. Martin, The Meaning of a Liberal Education
He does not believe who does not live according to his belief.
Few really believe. The most only believe that they believe or even make believe.
John Lancaster Spalding
If you must love your neighbor as yourself, it is at least as fair to love yourself as your neighbor.
Nicholas de Chamfort
Men never do evil so thoroughly and cheerfully as when they do it for conscience sake.
Human beings are perhaps never more frightening than when they are convinced beyond doubt that they are right.
Laurens van der Post
Man tends to treat all his opinions as principles.
Chiefly the mold of a man’s fortune is in his own hands.
Every man prefers belief to the exercise of judgment.
Never dull your shine for somebody else.
Celebrate all the things you don’t like about yourself – love yourself.
e your imagination not to scare yourself to death but to inspire yourself to life.
If you hear a voice within you say “you cannot paint,” then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced.
Vincent Van Gogh
If we all did the things we are capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves.
Thomas A. Edison
Just as much as we see in others we have in ourselves.
Martyrdom has always been a proof of the intensity, never of the correctness of a belief.
What is wanted is not the will to believe, but the wish to find out, which is the exact opposite.
The practical effect of a belief is the real test of its soundness.
James A Froude
It is always easier to believe than to deny. Our minds are naturally affirmative.
One person with a belief is equal to a force of ninety-nine who have only interests.
John Stuart Mill
Nothing is so firmly believed as what we least know.
Michel De Montaigne
Man can believe the impossible, but can never believe the improbable.
We are born believing. A man bears beliefs, as a tree bears beauty.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
It is wrong always, everywhere and for everyone to believe anything upon insufficient evidence.
W K Clifford
Believe that life is worth living, and your belief will help create the fact.
People seldom do what they believe in. They do what is convenient, then repent.
The less you know, the more you believe.
I don’t believe in killing whatever the reason!
Those who can make you believe absurdities can make you commit atrocities.
Believe that life is worth living and your belief will help create the fact.
We have always held to the hope, the belief, the conviction that there is a better life, a better world, beyond the horizon.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
It’s the repetition of affirmations that leads to belief. And once that belief becomes a deep conviction, things begin to happen.
Capitalism is the astounding belief that the most wickedest of men will do the most wickedest of things for the greatest good of everyone.
John Maynard Keynes
Belief is a wise wager. Granted that faith cannot be proved, what harm will come to you if you gamble on its truth and it proves false If you gain, you gain all; if you lose, you lose nothing. Wager, then, without hesitation, that He exists.
One person with a belief is equal to ninety nine who have only interests.
John Stuart Mill
I have great belief in the fact that whenever there is chaos, it creates wonderful thinking. I consider chaos a gift.
Septima Poinsette Clark
Belief in oneself is one of the most important bricks in building any successful venture.
Lydia M. Child
The belief in a supernatural source of evil is not necessary; men alone are quite capable of every wickedness.
Belief creates the actual fact.
All money is a matter of belief.
My belief is that what comes across on the television is a capture of my enthusiasm and my passion for wildlife.
The constant assertion of belief is an indication of fear.
Optimism the doctrine or belief that everything is beautiful, including what is ugly.
Envy comes from people’s ignorance of, or lack of belief in, their own gifts.
I am a bit of a hopeless romantic. I really do have a faith and a belief in love, and when I love, I love hard.
Belief is nothing but a more vivid, lively, forcible, firm, steady conception of an object, than what the imagination alone is ever able to attain.
My belief is that communication is the best way to create strong relationships.
Jada Pinkett Smith
Democracy is a pathetic belief in the collective wisdom of individual ignorance.
H. L. Mencken
A wise man proportions his belief to the evidence.
If one can only see things according to one’s own belief system, one is destined to become virtually deaf, dumb, and blind.
Robert Anton Wilson
Trust and belief are two prime considerations. You must not allow yourself to be opinionated.
I am blessed beyond belief.
It is better to be true to what you believe, though that be wrong, than to be false to what you believe, even if that belief is correct.
Anna Howard Shaw
Faith is much better than belief. Belief is when someone else does the thinking.
R. Buckminster Fuller
The special forces gave me the selfconfidence to do some extraordinary things in my life. Climbing Everest then cemented my belief in myself..
Nothing so fortifies a friendship as a belief on the part of one friend that he is superior to the other.
Honore De Balzac
You need a stubborn belief in an idea in order to see it realised….
My belief is that I wasn’t born into Judaism by accident, and so I needed to find ways to honor that.
A belief which leaves no place for doubt is not a belief; it is a superstition.
The belief that one’s own view of reality is the only reality is the most dangerous of all delusions.
Science at its best is an openminded method of inquiry, not a belief system.
I had therefore to remove knowledge, in order to make room for belief.
The four characteristics of humanism are curiosity, a free mind, belief in good taste, and belief in the human race.
Somehow, we have come to the erroneous belief that we are all but flesh, blood, and bones, and that’s all. So we direct our values to material things.
You can free yourself from aging by reinterpreting your body and by grasping the link between belief and biology.
And the attitude of faith is the very opposite of clinging to belief, of holding on.
The belief that there is only one truth, and that oneself is in possession of it, is the root of all evil in the world.
The love which moves the world, according to common Christian belief, is God’s love and the love of God.
Man is made by his belief. As he believes, so he is.
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Capitalism has destroyed our belief in any effective power but that of self interest backed by force.
George Bernard Shaw
Faith means belief in something concerning which doubt is theoretically possible.
I think that our fundamental belief is that for us growth is a way of life and we have to grow at all times.
He does not believe that does not live according to his belief.
I have never grown out of the infantile belief that the universe was made for me to suck.
Belief is the death of intelligence.
Robert Anton Wilson
The thing always happens that you really believe in; and the belief in a thing makes it happen.
Frank Lloyd Wright
Belief in the supernatural reflects a failure of the imagination.
The effect of the mass media is not to elicit belief but to maintain the apparatus of addiction.
Your chances of success in any undertaking can always be measured by your belief in yourself.
It is my own firm belief that the strength of the soul grows in proportion as you subdue the flesh.
It has always been my belief that a man should do his best, regardless of how much he receives for his services, or the number of people he may be serving or the class of people served.
Faith is not belief without proof, but trust without reservation.
D. Elton Trueblood
No one has the right to destroy another person’s belief by demanding empirical evidence.
It is my belief that we all have the need to feel special. It is this need that can bring out the best in us, yet the worst in us.
With most people disbelief in a thing is founded on a blind belief in some other thing.
Georg C. Lichtenberg
No nation was ever so virtuous as each believes itself, and none was ever so wicked as each believes the other.
The point of philosophy is to start with something so simple as not to seem worth stating, and to end with something so paradoxical that no one will believe it.
I believe that when I die I shall rot, and nothing of my ego will survive.
I believe there are ways whose ends are life instead of death.
A man must live like a great brilliant flame and burn as brightly as he can. In the end he burns out. But this is far better than a mean little flame.