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At the beginning of every act of faith, there is often a seed of fear. For great acts of faith are seldom born out of calm calculation.

Author: Max L. Lucado

Profession: American Author of "The Eye of the Storm"

You should not believe your conscience and your feelings more than the word which the Lord who receives sinners preaches to you.

Author: Martin Luther (1483-1546)

Profession: German Leader of the Protestant Reformation

Reason is the enemy of faith.

Author: Martin Luther (1483-1546)

Profession: German Leader of the Protestant Reformation

Be a sinner and sin strongly, but more strongly have faith and rejoice in Christ.

Author: Martin Luther (1483-1546)

Profession: German Leader of the Protestant Reformation

Faith is a living, daring confidence in God's grace, so sure and certain that a man could stake his life on it a thousand times.

Author: Martin Luther (1483-1546)

Profession: German Leader of the Protestant Reformation

Faith must trample under foot all reason, sense, and understanding.

Author: Martin Luther (1483-1546)

Profession: German Leader of the Protestant Reformation

The principal part of faith is patience.

Author: George MacDonald (1824-1905)

Profession: Scottish Novelist

The thing that is incredible is life itself. Why should we be here in this sun-illuminated universe? Why should there be green earth under our feet?

Author: Edwin Markham (1852-1940)

Profession: American Poet and Editor

Every Age has its own peculiar faith. Any attempt to translate into facts the mission of one Age with the machinery of another, can only end in an indefinite series of abortive efforts. Defeated by the utter want of proportion between the means and the end, such attempts might produce martyrs, but never lead to victory.

Author: Giuseppe Mazzini (1805-1872)

Profession: Italian Patriot, Writer

Faith, like a jackal, feeds among the tombs, and even from these dead doubts she gathers her most vital hope.

Author: Herman Melville (1819-1891)

Profession: American Author

Faith may be defined briefly as an illogical belief in the occurrence of the improbable.

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

Profession: American Editor, Author, Critic, Humorist

My faith is the grand drama of my life. I'm a believer, so I sing words of God to those who have no faith. I give bird songs to those who dwell in cities and have never heard them, make rhythms for those who know only military marches or jazz, and paint colors for those who see none.

Author: Olivier Messiaen (1908-1992)

Profession: French Composer, Organist

Back of every creation, supporting it like an arch, is faith. Enthusiasm is nothing: it comes and goes. But if one believes, then miracles occur.

Author: Henry Miller (1891-1980)

Profession: American Author

Faith makes all things possible... love makes all things easy.

Author: Dwight L. Moody (1837-1899)

Profession: American Evangelist

It is a masterpiece of the devil to make us believe that children cannot understand religion. Would Christ have made a child the standard of faith if He had known that it was not capable of understanding His words?

Author: Dwight L. Moody (1837-1899)

Profession: American Evangelist