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The will to do springs from the knowledge that we can do.

Author: James Allen (1864-1912)

Profession: British-born American Essayist, Author of ''As a Man Thinketh''

Our systems, perhaps, are nothing more than an unconscious apology for our faults --a gigantic scaffolding whose object is to hide from us our favorite sin.

Author: Henri Frederic Amiel (1821-1881)

Profession: Swiss Philosopher, Poet, Critic

It doesn't matter how many say it cannot be done or how many people have tried it before; it's important to realize that whatever you're doing, it's your first attempt at it.

Author: Wally Amos

Profession: American Businessman, Founder, Famous Amos Cookies

If you don't change your beliefs, your life will be like this forever. Is that good news?

Author: Dr. Robert Anthony

Profession: American educator

If you believe what you like in the gospels, and reject what you don't like, it is not the gospel you believe, but yourself.

Author: St. Augustine (354-430)

Profession: Numidian-born Bishop of Hippo, Theologian

Sooner or later, those who win are those who think they can.

Author: Richard Bach (1936)

Profession: American Author

Strong beliefs win strong men, and then make them stronger.

Author: Walter Bagehot (1826-1877)

Profession: British Economist, Critic

I started out by believing God for a newer car than the one I was driving. I started out believing God for a nicer apartment than I had. Then I moved up.

Author: Jim Bakker (1940)

Profession: American Evangelist

Confronted with the impossibility of remaining faithful to one's beliefs, and the equal impossibility of becoming free of them, one can be driven to the most inhuman excesses.

Author: James Baldwin (1924-1987)

Profession: American Author

We have all had the experience of finding that our reactions and perhaps even our deeds have denied beliefs we thought were ours.

Author: James Baldwin (1924-1987)

Profession: American Author

Those who say it can't be done are usually interrupted by others doing it.

Author: Joel A. Barker

Profession: American Businessman, Consultant, Author

Every time a child says, ''I don't believe in fairies,'' there is a fairy somewhere that falls down dead.

Author: Sir James M. Barrie (1860-1937)

Profession: British Playwright

Once you begin to believe there is help ''out there,'' you will know it to be true.

Author: Saint Bartholomew


The essential element in personal magnetism is a consuming sincerity -- an overwhelming faith in the importance of the work one has to do.

Author: Bruce Barton (1886-1967)

Profession: American Author, Advertising Executive

Everything is possible for him who believes.

Author: Bible

Profession: Sacred Scriptures of Christian