The other day the President said, I know you've had some rough times, and I want to do something that will show the nation what faith that I have in you, in your maturity and sense of responsibility. He paused, then said, would you like a puppy?
The doubt of an earnest, thoughtful, patient and laborious mind is worthy of respect. In such doubt may be found indeed more faith than in half the creeds.
There lives more faith in honest doubt, believe me, than in half the creeds.
Faith means making a virtue out of not thinking.
In faith there is enough light for those who want to believe and enough shadows to blind those who don't.
Faith is the first factor in a life devoted to service. Without it, nothing is possible. With it, nothing is impossible.
Death is no more than passing from one room into another. But there's a difference for me, you know. Because in that other room I shall be able to see.
I take, O cross, thy shadow For my abiding place: I ask no other sunshine than The sunshine of his face; Content to let the world go by, To know no gain nor loss; My sinful self my only shame, My glory, all the cross.
If I accept the fact that a god is absolute and beyond all human experiences, he leaves me cold. I do not affect him, nor does he affect me. But if I know that a god is a powerful impulse in my soul, at once I must concern myself with him, for then he can
What is this world that is hastening me toward I know not what, viewing me with contempt?
He will be with you also, all the way, that faithful God. Every morning when you awaken to the old and tolerable pain, at every mile of the hot uphill dusty road of tiring duty, on to the judgment seat, the same Christ there as ever, still loving you, sti
God makes Man, His first priority. But, Man makes God his last resort.
As your faith is strengthened you will find that there is no longer the need to have a sense of control, that things will flow as they will, and that you will flow with them, to your great delight and benefit.
Faith and doubt both are needed not as antagonists, but working side by side to take us around the unknown curve.
Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the whole staircase.
Faith, to my mind, is a stiffening process, a sort of mental starch.
Reason is our soul's left hand, Faith her right.
May it not be that, just as we have faith in Him, God has to have faith in us and, considering the history of the human race so far, may it not be that faith is even more difficult for Him than it is for us
If faith produce no works, I see That faith is not a living tree.
Faith... Must be enforced by reason...When faith becomes blind it dies.
Faith in a holy cause is to a considerable extent a substitute for the lost faith in ourselves.
Love is faith, and one faith leads to another.
Faith is a cop out. If the only way you can accept an assertion is by faith, then you are conceding that it cant be taken on its own merits.
Faith is to believe what you do not see the reward of this faith is to see what you believe.
To have faith is to be sure of the things we hope for, to be certain of the things we cannot see. It was by their faith that people of ancient times won God's approval.