Quotes on Faith

Today I am going to share some quotes from Good Reads. I am lacking in this department, so hopefully you will find some meaningful, thought-provoking quotes here.

 “All the world is made of faith, and trust, and pixie dust.”

J.M. Barrie, Peter Pan

“I believe in everything until it’s disproved. So I believe in fairies, the myths, dragons. It all exists, even if it’s in your mind. Who’s to say that dreams and nightmares aren’t as real as the here and now?”
John Lennon

“Faithless is he that says farewell when the road darkens.”
J.R.R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring

“I have great faith in fools – self-confidence my friends will call it.”
Edgar Allan Poe, Marginalia

“And now these three remain: faith, hope and love. But the greatest of these is love.”
Anonymous, Holy Bible: King James Version

“And still, after all this time,
The sun never says to the earth,
“You owe Me.”Look what happens with
A love like that,
It lights the Whole Sky.”
Hafez

“Sometimes beautiful things come into our lives out of nowhere. We can’t always understand them, but we have to trust in them. I know you want to question everything, but sometimes it pays to just have a little faith.”
Lauren Kate, Torment

“Faith is not the belief that God will do what you want. It is the belief that God will do what is right.”
Max Lucado, He Still Moves Stones

“None of us knows what might happen even the next minute, yet still we go forward. Because we trust. Because we have Faith.”
Paulo Coelho, Brida

“Do not be afraid; our fate
Cannot be taken from us; it is a gift.”
Dante Alighieri, Inferno

“There’s so much to be grateful for, words are poor things.”
Marilynne Robinson, Home

“In this hour, I do not believe that any darkness will endure.”
J.R.R. Tolkien, The Return of the King

“Doubt everything. Find your own light.”
Gautama Buddha

“Extraordinary claims require extraordinary evidence.”
Carl Sagan

“You do not need to know precisely what is happening, or exactly where it is all going. What you need is to recognize the possibilities and challenges offered by the present moment, and to embrace them with courage, faith and hope.”
Thomas Merton

“Faith is about doing. You are how you act, not just how you believe.”
Mitch Albom, Have a Little Faith: a True Story

“Follow your bliss and the universe will open doors for you where there were only walls.”
Joseph Campbell

“Some things have to be believed to be seen.”
Madeleine L’Engle

“I have been driven many times upon my knees by the overwhelming conviction that I had no where else to go. My own wisdom and that of all about me seemed insufficient for that day.”
Abraham Lincoln

“To love means loving the unlovable. To forgive means pardoning the unpardonable. Faith means believing the unbelievable. Hope means hoping when everything seems hopeless.”
G.K. Chesterton

“The Simple Path
Silence is Prayer
Prayer is Faith
Faith is Love
Love is Service
The Fruit of Service is Peace”
Mother Teresa

“To have faith is to trust yourself to the water. When you swim you don’t grab hold of the water, because if you do you will sink and drown. Instead you relax, and float.”
Alan W. Watts

“No, I would not want to live in a world without dragons, as I would not want to live in a world without magic, for that is a world without mystery, and that is a world without faith.”
R.A. Salvatore, Streams of Silver

“Faith ― acceptance of which we imagine to be true, that which we cannot prove.”
Dan Brown, The Da Vinci Code

“If you have a dream, don’t just sit there. Gather courage to believe that you can succeed and leave no stone unturned to make it a reality.”
Roopleen

“Faith consists in believing what reason cannot.”
Voltaire, The Works: Voltaire

“Faith is universal. Our specific methods for understanding it are arbitrary. Some of us pray to Jesus, some of us go to Mecca, some of us study subatomic particles. In the end we are all just searching for truth, that which is greater than ourselves.”
Dan Brown, Angels & Demons

“There comes a time in your life when you have to choose to turn the page, write another book or simply close it.”
Shannon L. Alder

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42 thoughts on “Quotes on Faith

  1. It’s so true:I believe in faith when something happens to me and I can’t explain!And I am a really rational girl!

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    1. Right, I believe in Karma too! What goes around, comes around. Life doesn’t leave you much choice than to believe that everything happens, and sometimes for a reason. Thanks for reading and commenting!

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  2. These are pretty great quotes when it comes to faith. I do think like Chesterton says that these virtues come to light when their absence is felt the most.

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    1. Im glad you enjoyed them. Every minute that passes has the opportunity to change our entire lives. My life motto is, “Every day is an adventure!” Thanks for reading and commenting!

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    1. Thanks, I love Dan Brown! The Da Vinci Code series is one of my many favorite series of books. Seeing isn’t always believing, and believing isn’t always seeing….Thanks for reading and commenting!

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    1. I hadn’t heard some of them either. GoodReads is awesome! Loving the unlovable is hard, but sooo worth it. I am glad you enjoyed the quotes, thanks for reading and commenting!

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    1. Thank you! I agree, they are powerful words. Sorry it’s taken me so long to reply! Just got home from vacation. I appreciate the comment, thanks for reading!

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    1. Thank you, I love GoodReads! Hope they inspired you. I’m sorry it has taken me so long to respond, we just got home from vacation. Thank you for reading and commenting!

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    1. Doesn’t he, I love Tolkien too! He does have a unique way of saying things. Sorry I am just now replying, we just got home from vacation. Thanks for reading and commenting!

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  3. This was great! Some inspirational quotes that are uplifting and can defiantly bring some cheer to someone that may be in a funk. Some times we need a little of this our lives that’s for sure.

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    1. Thank you Teena, I’m glad you enjoyed the quotes! I know all too well what its like being in a funk, it is no fun…My one wish was to help someone get out of one. Thanks for reading and commenting!

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  4. I think these are really nice and very inspiring. I love putting quotes on my office for inspiration and I change them from time to time depending on what I’m working on. I could really use these!

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    1. I have one hanging above my computer, it’s nice to see something that inspires you to keep fighting for what you want. Im thinking about making a dream board next….Thanks for reading and commenting!

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    1. My goal is to inspire people who may be having a bad day. I don’t find them cheesy at all, and love to see other peoples quote posts as well. I love seeing people’s different interpretations of the same text. Thanks for reading and commenting!

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