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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.

Author: Albert Einstein (1879-1955)

Profession: German-born American Physicist

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.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

The course of everything goes to teach us faith.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

All that I have seen teaches me to trust the Creator for all I have not seen.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

The faith that stands on authority is not faith.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

It is faith among men that holds the moral elements of society together, as it is faith in God that binds the world to his throne.

Author: William M. Evarts (1818-1901)

Profession: American Lawyer, Statesman

Faith, to my mind, is a stiffening process, a sort of mental starch, which ought to be applied as sparingly as possible.

Author: Edward M. Forster (1879-1970)

Profession: British Novelist, Essayist

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.

Author: Viktor E. Frankl (1905)

Profession: Austrian Psychiatrist, Neurology, Writer, ''Man's Search for Meaning''

In the affairs of this world, men are saved not by faith, but by the want of it.

Author: Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)

Profession: American Scientist, Publisher, Diplomat

The way to see by Faith is to shut the Eye of Reason.

Author: Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)

Profession: American Scientist, Publisher, Diplomat

Only the person who has faith in himself is able to be faithful to others.

Author: Erich Fromm (1900-1980)

Profession: American Psychologist

Faith is much better than belief. Belief is when someone else does the thinking.

Author: R. Buckminster Fuller (1895-1983)

Profession: American Inventor, Designer, Poet, Philosopher

Faith is not something to grasp, it is a state to grow into.

Author: Mahatma Gandhi (1869-1948)

Profession: Indian Political, Spiritual Leader

Non-violence is the article of faith.

Author: Mahatma Gandhi (1869-1948)

Profession: Indian Political, Spiritual Leader

Faith must be enforced by reason. When faith becomes blind it dies.

Author: Mahatma Gandhi (1869-1948)

Profession: Indian Political, Spiritual Leader