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I stopped believing in Santa Claus when I was six. Mother took me to see him in a department store and he asked for my autograph.

Author: Shirley Temple Black (1928)

Profession: American Film Child Star

Getting rid of a delusion makes us wiser than getting hold of a truth.

Author: Ludwig Borne

Profession:

Every person is the creation of himself, the image of his own thinking and believing. As individuals think and believe, so they are.

Author: Claude M. Bristol (1891-1951)

Profession: American Author of ''The Magic of Believing''

Believe that you possess a basic goodness, which is the foundation for the greatness you can ultimately achieve.

Author: Les Brown (1945)

Profession: American Speaker, Author, Trainer, Motivator Lecturer

Your level of belief in yourself will inevitably manifest itself in whatever you do.

Author: Les Brown (1945)

Profession: American Speaker, Author, Trainer, Motivator Lecturer

If one age believes too much it is natural that another believes too little.

Author: George Earle Buckle (1854-1935)

Profession: British Journalist

Believe nothing merely because you have been told it. Do not believe what your teacher tells you merely out of respect for the teacher. But whatsoever, after due examination and analysis, you find to be kind, conducive to the good, the benefit, the welfare of all beings -- that doctrine believe and cling to, and take it as your guide.

Author: Buddha (568-488 BC)

Profession: Founder of Buddhism

I always knew I was going to be rich. I don't think I ever doubted it for a minute.

Author: Warren Buffett (1930)

Profession: American Investment Entrepreneur

It is always easier to believe than to deny. Our minds are naturally affirmative.

Author: John Burroughs (1837-1921)

Profession: American Naturalist, Author

Belief like any other moving body follows the path of least resistance.

Author: Samuel Butler (1612-1680)

Profession: British Poet, Satirist

All are inclined to believe what they covet, from a lottery-ticket up to a passport to Paradise.

Author: Lord Byron (1788-1824)

Profession: British Poet

Men freely believe that which they desire.

Author: Julius Caesar (101-44 BC)

Profession: Roman Emperor

Men willingly believe what they wish.

Author: Julius Caesar (101-44 BC)

Profession: Roman Emperor

What we wish, we readily believe, and what we ourselves think, we imagine others think also.

Author: Julius Caesar (101-44 BC)

Profession: Roman Emperor

We are what we believe we are

Author: Benjamin N. Cardozo (1870-1938)

Profession: American Jurist, Supreme Court Justice