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Belief Quotes

It isn't enough to talk about peace. One must believe in it. And it isn't enough to believe in it. One must work at it.

Author: Eleanor Roosevelt (1884-1962)

Profession: American First Lady, Columnist, Lecturer, Humanitarian

The barrier between success is not something which exists in the real world: it is composed purely and simply of doubts about ability.

Author: Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882-1945)

Profession: Thirty-second President of the USA

We won't even attempt to achieve what we do not believe at a deep level we can have or deserve.

Author: Ruth Ross

Profession:

The nobility of a human being is strictly independent of that of his convictions.

Author: Jean Rostand (1894-1977)

Profession: French Biologist, Writer

I never cease being dumbfounded by the unbelievable things people believe.

Author: Leo Rosten (1908-1997)

Profession: Polish Born American Political Scientist

Every dogma has its day.

Author: Abraham Rotstein

Profession:

My mother taught me very early to believe I could achieve any accomplishment I wanted to. The first was to walk without braces.

Author: Wilma Rudolph (1940-1994)

Profession: American Track Athlete

What we need is not the will to believe, but the wish to find out.

Author: Bertrand Russell (1872-1970)

Profession: British Philosopher, Mathematician, Essayist

When the intensity of emotional conviction subsides, a man who is in the habit of reasoning will search for logical grounds in favor of the belief which he finds in himself.

Author: Bertrand Russell (1872-1970)

Profession: British Philosopher, Mathematician, Essayist

Of what worth are convictions that bring not suffering?

Author: Antoine De Saint-Exupery (1900-1944)

Profession: French Aviator, Writer

I believe in using words, not fists... I believe in my outrage knowing people are living in boxes on the street. I believe in honesty. I believe in a good time. I believe in good food. I believe in sex.

Author: Susan Sarandon (1946)

Profession: American Actress

For those who believe, no proof is necessary. For those who don't believe, no proof is possible.

Author: Traditional Saying

Profession:

Believe Big. The size of your success is determined by the size of your belief. Think little goals and expect little achievements. Think big goals and win big success. Remember this, too! Big ideas and big plans are often easier -- certainly no more difficult -- than small ideas and small plans.

Author: David J. Schwartz

Profession: American Trainer, Author of ''The Magic of Thinking Big''

Believe it can be done. When you believe something can be done, really believe, your mind will find the ways to do it. Believing a solution paves the way to solution.

Author: David J. Schwartz

Profession: American Trainer, Author of ''The Magic of Thinking Big''

Remind yourself regularly that you are better than you think you are. Successful people are not superhuman. Success does not require a super-intellect. Nor is there anything mystical about success. And success doesn't based on luck. Successful people are just ordinary folks who have developed belief in themselves and what they do. Never -- yes, never -- sell yourself short.

Author: David J. Schwartz

Profession: American Trainer, Author of ''The Magic of Thinking Big''