The great act of faith is when a man decides he is not God.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. quotes
Living without faith is like driving in a fog.
A wise ruler ought never to keep faith when by doing so it would be against his interests.
Niccolo Machiavelli quotes
Vision looks upward and becomes faith.
Faith is the first factor in a life devoted to service. Without it, nothing is possible. With it, nothing is impossible.
The world will never have lasting peace so long as men reserve for war the finest human qualities. Peace, no less than war, requires idealism and self-sacrifice and a righteous and dynamic faith.
In a democracy dissent is an act of faith. Like medicine, the test of its value is not in its taste, but in its effects.
Prayer is the key to Heaven, but faith unlocks the door.
Sometimes, no matter how much faith we have, we lose people. But you never forget them. And sometimes, it's those memories that give us the faith to go on.
The planting of trees is the least self-centered of all that we can do. It is a purer act of faith than the procreation of children.