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Give to us clear vision that we may know where to stand and what to stand for -- because unless we stand for something, we shall fall for anything.

Author: Peter Marshall (1902-1949)

Profession: American Presbyterian Clergyman

It is easier to believe than to doubt.

Author: Everett D. Martin


When we argue for our limitations, we get to keep them.

Author: Peter Mcwilliams

Profession: American Author of "Life 101"

It is a sin to believe evil of others, but it is seldom a mistake.

Author: H. L. Mencken (1880-1956)

Profession: American Editor, Author, Critic, Humorist

One person with a belief is equal to a force of ninety-nine who have only interests.

Author: John Stuart Mill (1806-1873)

Profession: British Philosopher, Economist

What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their inability to act according to their beliefs.

Author: Henry Miller (1891-1980)

Profession: American Author

To be absolutely certain about something, one must know everything or nothing about it.

Author: Olin Miller


How many things served us but yesterday as articles of faith, which today we deem but fables?

Author: Michel Eyquem De Montaigne (1533-1592)

Profession: French Philosopher, Essayist

Nothing is so firmly believed as that which we least know.

Author: Michel Eyquem De Montaigne (1533-1592)

Profession: French Philosopher, Essayist

If you don't have solid beliefs you cannot build a stable life. Beliefs are like the foundation of a building, and they are the foundation to build your life upon.

Author: Alfred A. Montapert

Profession: American Author

What you hear repeatedly you will eventually believe.

Author: Mike Murdock


Some people will believe anything if you whisper it to them.

Author: Louis Nizer (1902-1904)

Profession: British Born American Lawyer, Writer

People are slow to believe that, which if believed would work them harm.

Author: Ovid

Profession: Roman Poet

We are slow to believe that which if believed would hurt our feelings.

Author: Ovid

Profession: Roman Poet

Belief in a cruel God makes a cruel man.

Author: Thomas Paine (1737-1809)

Profession: Anglo-American Political Theorist, Writer