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A list of the best faith quotes and sayings, including the names of each speaker or author when available. This list is sorted by popularity, so only the most famous faith quotes are at the top. The authors of these historic faith quotes are displayed next to each quote, so if you see one you like be sure to check out other inspirational faith quotes from that same writer.

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Faith lives in honest doubt. is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
Faith lives in honest doubt. Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson

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“Ask yourselves if the gods ar... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
“Ask yourselves if the gods are angry, you who have seen Harmony come among us, walk among us, touch us, look kindly upon us. We are the Sacred Band of Thebes. We fight in the forefront, therefore we bleed first. We live, therefore we die.” Janet Morris, Chris Morris

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Faith, to my mind, is a stiffe... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
Faith, to my mind, is a stiffening process, a sort of mental starch, which ought to be applied as sparingly as possible. E. M. Forster

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The only faith that wears well... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
The only faith that wears well and holds its color in all weathers is that which is woven of conviction and set with the sharp mordant of experience. James Russell Lowell

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The course of everything goes ... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
The course of everything goes to teach us faith. Ralph Waldo Emerson

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All things are inconstant exce... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
All things are inconstant except the faith in the soul, which changes all things and fills their inconstancy with light, but though I seem to be driven out of my country as a misbeliever I have found no man yet with a faith like mine. James Joyce

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Faith is the highest passion i... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
Faith is the highest passion in a human being. Many in every generation may not come that far, but none comes further. Søren Kierkegaard

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All that I have seen teaches m... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
All that I have seen teaches me to trust the Creator for all I have not seen. Ralph Waldo Emerson

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The faith that stands on autho... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
The faith that stands on authority is not faith. Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Just as a small fire is exting... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
Just as a small fire is extinguished by the storm whereas a large fire is enhanced by it-likewise a weak faith is weakened by predicament and catastrophes whereas a strong faith is strengthened by them. Viktor Frankl

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As he that fears God hears not... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
As he that fears God hears nothing else, so, he that sees God sees every thing else. John Donne

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Every man heals himself. is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
Every man heals himself. Janet Morris

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It is useless to tell one not ... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
It is useless to tell one not to reason but to believe --you might as well tell a man not to wake but sleep. George Gordon Noel Byron^! 6th Baron Byron

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"Kiss my pommel." Janet Morris, Chris Morris

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Reason is our soul's left hand... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
Reason is our soul's left hand, faith her right, by these we reach divinity. John Donne

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Our faith comes in moments... ... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
Our faith comes in moments... yet there is a depth in those brief moments which constrains us to ascribe more reality to them than to all other experiences. Ralph Waldo Emerson

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To know what is impenetrable t... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
To know what is impenetrable to us really exists, manifesting itself as the highest wisdom and the most radiant beauty... this knowledge, this feeling is at the center of true religiousness. Albert Einstein

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The supernatural is the natura... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
The supernatural is the natural not yet understood. Elbert Hubbard

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Faith means belief in somethin... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
Faith means belief in something concerning which doubt is theoretically possible. William James

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Science has sometimes been sai... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
Science has sometimes been said to be opposed to faith, and inconsistent with it. But all science, in fact, rests on a basis of faith, for it assumes the permanence and uniformity of natural laws -- a thing which can never be demonstrated. Tryon Edwards

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If you have abandoned one fait... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
If you have abandoned one faith, do not abandon all faith. There is always an alternative to the faith we lose. Or is it the same faith under another mask? Graham Greene

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In the affairs of this world, ... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
In the affairs of this world, men are saved not by faith, but by the want of it. Benjamin Franklin

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Only the person who has faith ... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
Only the person who has faith in himself is able to be faithful to others. Erich Fromm

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Faith is deliberate confidence... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
Faith is deliberate confidence in the character of God whose ways you may not understand at the time. Oswald Chambers

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To us also, through every star... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
To us also, through every star, through every blade of grass, is not God made visible if we will open our minds and our eyes. Thomas Carlyle

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Faith must be enforced by reas... is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
Faith must be enforced by reason. When faith becomes blind it dies. Mahatma Gandhi

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It is upon each soul to recogn... is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
It is upon each soul to recognize its limit. Janet Morris

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I'm reverent from a distance. is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
I'm reverent from a distance. Janet Morris

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Faith is the substance of thin... is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
Faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen. -- Hebrews 11:1

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It is wrong always, everywhere... is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
It is wrong always, everywhere, and for everyone, to believe anything upon insufficient evidence. William James

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“Makes you wonder if the gods ... is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
“Makes you wonder if the gods are always right.” Janet Morris, Chris Morris

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"Be careful what you pray for." Janet Morris

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Faith is not something to gras... is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
Faith is not something to grasp, it is a state to grow into. Mahatma Gandhi

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If you think you can win, you ... is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
If you think you can win, you can win. Faith is necessary to victory. William Hazlitt

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Gods have bloody hands. is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
Gods have bloody hands. Janet Morris

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"Every man's in his own hands, with a little help from his brothers." Janet Morris

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Be ready always to give an ans... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
Be ready always to give an answer to every man that asketh you a reason of the hope that is in you. -- Peter 3:15

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For the invisible things of hi... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
For the invisible things of him from the creation of the world are clearly seen, being understood by the things that are made... -- Romans 1:20

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I see heaven's glories shine a... is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
I see heaven's glories shine and faith shines equal... Emily Brontë

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Faith is love taking the form ... is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
Faith is love taking the form of aspiration. William Ellery Channing

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Faith is much better than beli... is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
Faith is much better than belief. Belief is when someone else does the thinking. Buckminster Fuller

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For verily I say unto you, tha... is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
For verily I say unto you, that whosoever shall say unto this mountain, Be thou removed, and be thou cast into the sea; and shall not doubt in his heart, but shall believe that those things which he saith shall come to pass; he shall have whatsoever he saith.

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Our faith is faith in someone ... is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
Our faith is faith in someone else's faith, and in the greatest matters this is most the case. William James

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Absolute faith corrupts as abs... is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
Absolute faith corrupts as absolutely as absolute power. Eric Hoffer

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The greatest act of faith is w... is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
The greatest act of faith is when a man understands he is not God.

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It's faith in something and en... is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
It's faith in something and enthusiasm for something that makes life worth living.

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I always prefer to believe the... is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
I always prefer to believe the best of everybody -- it saves so much trouble. Rudyard Kipling

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"The more sincere the soul, the heavier the cross endured." Aberjhani

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The ablest men in all walks of... is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
The ablest men in all walks of modern life are men of faith. Most of them have much more faith than they themselves realize. Bruce Barton

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Now faith is the assurance of ... is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Quotes About Faith
Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen. -- Hebrews 11:1