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"That's the thing about faith. It works." - Lauren Oliver

"It's about time we start criticizing faith." - Richard Dawkins

"Faith is always about the Future." - Michael Pfleger

"Christianity is not about how much faith you have. It's about Who your faith is in." - Mike Donehey

"Faith is what? Faith is to love something you have no idea about." - Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

"God works where there's an attitude of faith. I believe faith is all about hope." - Joel Osteen

"I think that films about faith made for faith-based communities have a certain tactic." - Vera Farmiga

"Faith that saves has one distinguishing quality: saving faith is a faith that produces obedience; it is a faith that brings about a way of life." - Billy Graham

"Never surrender, it's all about the faith that you got." - Tupac Shakur

"Faith embraces itself and the doubt about itself." - Paul Tillich

"John McCain has not spoken about my Muslim faith." - Barack Obama

"Indifferentism about doctrine makes no heroes of the faith." - John Gresham Machen

"Faith is about trusting God when you have unanswered questions." - Joel Osteen

"It's OK to be outspoken about your faith." - Tim Tebow

"We like to talk about having the faith to be healed - what about the faith to be sick?." - Mike Mason

"My parents used to say faith wasn't something you could pretend about. It wasn't real unless it looked like faith and acted like faith." - Karen Kingsbury

"My films are about faith, and they're made on faith. There has to be faith because making a movie, so many things can go wrong." - Richard Rossi

"I believe in God because of a personal faith, a faith that is consistent with what I know about science." - William Daniel Phillips

"Faith is the problem. Faith is unreliable way to think about problems that will not lead to the truth." - Peter Boghossian

"Be relentless and hard on yourself if you are in the habit of talking about the experiences you have had. Faith based on experience is not faith; faith based on God's revealed truth is the only faith there is." - Oswald Chambers

"Paul spoke about the root of faith (Eph 2:8). James spoke about the fruit of faith (Jm 2:17-18)." - Adrian Rogers

"Faith is not about how much you believe in what you believe. Faith is about believing that the One you believe in is believable." - Tony Evans

"Faith isn't about having everything figured out ahead of time; faith is about following the quiet voice of God without having everything figured out ahead of time." - Rachel Held Evans

"When we speak of faith-the faith that can move mountains-we are not speaking of faith in general but of faith in the Lord Jesus Christ. Faith in the Lord Jesus Christ can be bolstered as we learn about Him and live our religion. The doctrine of Jesus Christ was designed by the Lord to help us increase our faith." - Russell M Nelson

"Christianity is not about religion. It's about faith, about being held, about being forgiven. It's about finding joy and finding home." - Bear Grylls

"If you aren't passionate about a vision, it's hard to have faith in it." - Russell Simmons

"Faith is all about trusting God even when you don't understand His plan." - Joel Osteen

"Funny thing about faith ... it goes a lot faster than it comes." - Rob Thurman

"Faith is agreeing with God and saying what He says about you." - John Osteen

"Faith is a decision we make about where we are going to put our trust." - Joyce Meyer

"Nothing we learn about the universe threatens our faith. It only enriches it." - George Coyne

"Don't worry about what you don't have if you do have faith!" - Rick Warren

"We don't have to talk about faith and family at dinner-we just show it." - Joel Osteen

"Faith, I know nothing about it; I am my own ancestor." - Jean-Andoche Junot

"The things fishermen know about trout aren't facts but articles of faith." - John Gierach

"Faith is about doing. You are how you act, not just how you believe." - Mitch Albom

"By faith the walls of Jericho fell down, after they were compassed about seven days." - Hannah Whitall Smith

"To know that God thinks about me is the beginning of my journey of faith." - Aiden Wilson Tozer

"The thing about faith is that you have to have it before you need it." - Rich Wilkerson Jr.

"Heretics think false things about God and call it their faith." - Saint Augustine

"Why isn't there a book about someone losing their faith and it being a beautiful experience?" - Julia Sweeney

"Upgrading one's imagination about what is possible is always a leap of faith." - Clay Shirky

"?Faith, if it is ever right about anything, is right by accident" - Sam Harris

"Faith means making a virtue out of not thinking. It's nothing to brag about." - Bill Maher

"The first step in faith is to stop thinking about God at the time of prayer.-" - Brennan Manning

"You know one of the most encouraging things about faith? It pleases God." - Charles R Swindoll

"Then I lost it. Kinda lost it all, you know. Faith, dignity, about fifteen pounds." - Nick Hornby

"Faith, if it is ever right about anything, is right by accident" - Sam Harris

"There have to be people who are vocal about the advancement of knowledge over faith." - Seth Macfarlane

"Above all, cancer is a spiritual practice that teaches me about faith and resilience." - Kris Carr

"I think having the cancer allowed me to be able to freely talk about my faith." - Paul Henderson

"I'm about as big a star as the Baha'i faith has got, which is pretty pathetic." - Rainn Wilson

"Any faith in Him, however small, is better than any belief about Him, however great." - George Macdonald

"Are you gonna fuel your faith or fuel your fear? I'm all about fueling my faith, especially when it's hard to do so." - Carrie-Anne Moss

"...even misplaced faith can help us gain knowledge. We try to be smart about where we put our faith and we adjust as we learn more." - Brandon Mull

"The great thing about America is you can live according to your faith. If you're faith says don't use birth control then you don't use it." - Ted Cruz

"Faith is not about finding meaning in the world, there may be no such thing - faith is the belief in our capacity to create meaningful lives." - Terry Tempest Williams

"I just can't say enough about the actors having faith and trust in the writers and the writers having faith and trust in the actors." - Kyle Chandler

"Are you gonna fuel your faith or fuel your fear? I'm all about fueling my faith, especially when it's hard to do so." - Carrieanne Moss

"faith isn't faith until it's all we have to hold on to and knowledge fails us. When we pray for faith, we automatically pray for darkness. Think about it." - Joan D. Chittister

"Faith is not a weak form of belief or knowledge; it is not faith in this or that; faith is the conviction about the not yet proven, the knowledge of the real possibility, the awareness of pregnancy." - Erich Fromm

"I think there's nothing better in the world than a spirited discussion about the Bible and Jesus and God and the Catholic faith, or the Jewish faith, or the Muslim faith- any religion." - Elizabeth Vargas

"They are either people of faith who have lost their faith from reading my books, or they are people who had already lost their faith, and something about my books encouraged them to affirm that." - Richard Dawkins

"I think there's nothing better in the world than a spirited discussion about the Bible and Jesus and God and the Catholic faith, or the Jewish faith, or the Muslim faith - any religion." - Elizabeth Vargas

"People of faith, people of no faith, people of different faith, that's what America is all about; it's bringing that diversity into and challenge of the different ideas that motivate people in our country. That's what makes America work." - Rick Santorum

"Faith in faith is faith astray." - Aiden Wilson Tozer

"A look of faith knows what God says about a situation - and what God says is final." - T. B. Joshua

"If thinking minds, questioning minds, doubting minds, are talking about faith, their whole life will become fake." - Jaggi Vasudev

"The beautiful thing about this adventure called faith is that we can count on Him never to lead us astray." - Charles R Swindoll

"The Seasons Difference is a suave and urbane comedy about several immense abstractions - faith, innocence, loneliness, and love." - Orville Prescott

"The more I learn about the human body, our environment, and the universe, the more it increases my faith." - Benjamin Carson

"The orthodox faith painted God as a revengeful being, and yet people talk about loving such a being." - P T Barnum

"That's the scary thing about hope," she said. "If you let it go too long it turns into faith." - Christopher Moore

"Campaign may invite a certain skepticism about democracy, but it will surely restore your faith in cinema verite." - A. O. Scott

"No man ever raised a monument to a cynic or wrote a poem about a man without faith." - Louis L'Amour

"It is not enough to profess faith in the democratic process; we must do something about it." - Ella T. Grasso

"Most processes leave out the stuff no one wants to talk about: magic, intuition and leaps of faith." - Michael Bierut

"It does influence every part of your life and it influences every decision you make. (speaking about faith)" - Joe Gibbs

"I don't worry about being in a hurry anymore, because my faith in God will always deliver me on time." - Martha Reeves

"If you can have faith in your real self, you'll suffer less. Be bold about who you really are." - Ann Curry

"Let's not play games. I was suggesting - you're absolutely right that John McCain has not talked about my Muslim faith." - Barack Obama

"Regarding the debate about faith and works: It's like asking which blade in a pair of scissors is most important." - C S Lewis

"The great thing about faith in God is that it keeps a man undisturbed in the midst of disturbance." - Oswald Chambers

"If God cared only about religious activities, then the Pharisees would have been heroes of the faith." - Francis Chan

"Where I'm from, you learned about God before you learned to read and write. Our faith is what grounds us." - Octavia Spencer

"When Reagan was outspoken about his faith it was usually for a purpose, but never for getting votes." - Paul Kengor

"My faith tells me that God does want people to understand climate change and do something about it." - Katharine Hayhoe

"In New England, especially, [faith] is like sex. It's very personal. You don't bring it out and talk about it." - Frederick Buechner

"No man likes to have his intelligence or good faith questioned, especially if he has doubts about it himself." - Henry Adams

"I was brought up in a Christian home in Australia with a father who was very bold about his faith." - Ken Ham

"In the Christian faith, God really puts suffering front and center. He doesn't get squeamish about it." - Joni Eareckson Tada

"I have my own faith which I've developed. It's non-denominational. I don't even know if it's about God." - Samuel Barnett

"What does the Christian faith say about Mary's childhood. We do not know much of Mary's childhood." - Deborah Davis

"One thing I love about Josh Turner is his faith; that's why I looked up to him so much." - Scotty Mccreery

"Faith is tossed about by various doubts, so that the minds of the godly are rarely at peace." - John Calvin

"For me, faith is more about aspiration than complacency - the smug satisfaction that other people find distasteful." - Tom Hollander

"If you want to write you must have faith in yourself. Faith enough to believe that if a thing is true about you, it is likely true about many people. And if you can have faith in your integrity and your motives, then you can write about yourself without fear." - Real Live Preacher

"I have faith in the universe, for it is rational. Law underlies each happening. And I have faith in my purpose here on earth. I have faith in my intuition, the language of my conscience, but I have no faith in speculation about Heaven and Hell. I'm concerned with this time-here and now." - Albert Einstein

"You see, faith means listening to your heart, not just your heard. It's not about ignoring facts; it's about being willing to see around them sometimes." - Kirsten Miller

"Faith is having a positive attitude about what you can do and not worrying at all about what you can't do." - Joyce Meyer

"It is not about never doubting, it is about coming out on the other side with twice the faith you had going into your doubt." - Beth Moore

"My faith helped me stay grounded in defeat and victory, to not get too excited about the successes and too low about the failures." - Tim Howard

"Lots of Orthodox go to church every Sunday but don't know much about the faith. Yet they know that there is something that they don't know much about." - Frederica Mathewesgreen

"I do believe that nice religious people make the world safe for extremists by teaching us that faith is a virtue, that there's something good about holding beliefs without any substantiating evidence, that you believe because you believe. Once you buy into that, then the door is opened to extremists who defend their extremism by saying, 'Oh well, it's my faith, you can't touch it, you can't criticise my faith, I don't even need to defend it because faith is faith.'" - Richard Dawkins

"Faith is lifeless unless you act on it. T.L. Osbourne says: "When the promises of God are believed and acted upon they become the power of God". We can do all the things we have previously talked about about: desire, decision, prayer, speaking faith, seeing the answer, but if we do' act our faith it is all to no avail." - Phil Pringle

"Faith is lifeless unless you act on it. T.L. Osbourne says: "When the promises of God are believed and acted upon they become the power of God". We can do all the things we have previously talked about about: desire, decision, prayer, speaking faith, seeing the answer, but if we don't act our faith it is all to no avail." - Phil Pringle

"Faith is lifeless unless you act on it. T.L. Osbourne says: "When the promises of God are believed and acted upon they become the power of God". We can do all the things we have previously talked about about: desire, decision, prayer, speaking faith, seeing the answer, but if we don't act our faith it is all to no avail." - Phil Pringle

"I can't really put it in one sentence because although on one hand Preacher is about faith and yes it is also about, I suppose, the search for God, the search for faith and the manipulation and the abuse committed by figures in whom I suppose people have faith." - Garth Ennis

"It's not about terror or anything else, it's about politics, and so it becomes more about politics than it does about faith. Orthodox rabbis - that is about faith. There's not a single Orthodox rabbi on this list. This is all Reformed rabbis that were - that made this list." - Glenn Beck

"People should see your faith. If all you do is talk about your faith and people don't see it, but they ought to see it in the way you treat your family, you treat your friends, you treat your community." - Jeff Foxworthy

"For those who do not have faith in God, fear is a way to protect them. But if faith is strong, there is no anxiety about something in danger." - Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

"Regardless of what I think about Islam or Wicca or any other religion, the fact is that it's a group of people. Every faith has its ceremonies. And since it's made up of people, every faith also has its assholes." - Jim Butcher

"It deeply concerns me that somebody who knows little or nothing about the Christian faith would hear Mr. Trump call himself a Christian and then make a decision based on the Christian faith, based on his behavior." - Max Lucado

"Even people who don't share my specific faith (denomination, beliefs, etc.) are typically enthusiastic about my profession of faith in God and my commitment to living to God-given standards." - Zig Ziglar

"Dawkins considers that all faith is blind faith, and that Christian and Muslim children are brought up to believe unquestioningly. Not even the dim-witted clerics who knocked me about at grammar school thought that." - Terry Eagleton

"For the record, I believe elected officials should talk about faith. Our founders believed the moral principles of faith were indispensable to our nation's survival. The Declaration of Independence mentions God four times." - Gary Bauer

"With faith come trials of faith, bringing increased faith." - Neil L. Andersen

"Increase your faith. Proclaim your faith. Let your faith show." - Russell M Nelson

"My first encounters with faith came about the time I was a Boy Scout, at about 14 or 15. I made the logical deduction that they operate the same way; I treated my faith like earning a merit badge, and everything about Christianity was about earning merit badges." - Max Lucado

"Love askes faith, and faith firmenesse." - George Herbert

"Faith doesn't reduce uncertainty. Faith embraces uncertainty." - Mark Batterson

"Vision creates faith and faith creates willpower." - Arnold Schwarzenegger

"Fear that makes faith may break faith." - Algernon Charles Swinburne

"An untested faith is an unreliable faith." - Kay Warren

"We are a people of faith. We have been so secure in that faith that we have enshrined in our Constitution protection for people who profess no faith. And good for us for doing so. That is what the First Amendment is all about." - William J Clinton

"Repentance grows as faith grows. Do not make any mistake about it; repentance is not a thing of days and weeks, a temporary penance to be got over as fast as possible! No; it is the grace of a lifetime, like faith itself. God's little children repent, and so do the young men and the fathers. Repentance is the inseparable companion of faith." - Charles Spurgeon

"I've always had to bind up and wrestle fear, because acting is really about faith. And faith and fear can't really stay in the same room. So, in order for you to be more than a conqueror, you're going to have to defeat fear with faith." - Derek Luke

"My films are about faith, and they're made on faith. There has to be faith because making a movie, so many things can go wrong. Me and my crew take the leap together, trusting the net will appear. I've been fortunate even though I've worked with small budgets, people have donated time and talent because they feel the films have something important to say." - Richard Rossi

"There is another way you can tell you're a Republican. You have faith in free enterprise, faith in the resourcefulness of the American people, and faith in the U.S. economy. To those critics who are so pessimistic about our economy, I say: 'Don't be economic girlie men!" - Arnold Schwarzenegger

"There are many creeds but only one faith. Creeds may change, develop, and grow flat, while the substance of faith remains the same in all ages. The overgrowth of creed may bring about the disintegration of that substance. The proper relation is a minimum of creed and a maximum of faith." - Abraham Joshua Heschel

"I have a lot of faith. But I am also afraid a lot, and have no real certainty about anything. I remembered something Father Tom had told me-that the opposite of faith is not doubt, but certainty. Certainty is missing the point entirely. Faith includes noticing the mess, the emptiness and discomfort, and letting it be there until some light returns." - Anne Lamott

"There's something cool, even on a philosophical level, about understanding the bigger picture and exploring faith, if you will, in a very real way. The more you delve into it and give into it, you just have to have faith. The more you invest in faith, wherever it takes you, some of those jagged edges become less sharp." - Corbin Bernsen

"When I came to faith, I thought I would have to stop being an actor, because it's all about artifice and manipulation. But we're living in a world where God doesn't really have an influence, unless it's fundamentalists, so I'll always be an outsider because of my faith. And when you think about it, faith and acting are all about stories, so the two are not mutually exclusive." - Tamsin Greig

"When are you people going to learn? It's not about who's right or wrong. No denomination's nailed it yet, and they never will because they're all too self-righteous to realize that it doesn't matter what you have faith in, just that you have faith. Your hearts are in the right place, but your brains need to wake up. I have issues with anyone who treats faith as a burden instead of a blessing. You people don't celebrate your faith; you mourn it." - Kevin Smith

"As soon as we ask what faith is and what sort of mistreatment of faith causes doubt, we are led to the first major misconception about doubt-the idea that doubt is always wrong because it is the opposite of faith and the same thing as unbelief. What this error leads to is a view of faith that is unrealistic and a view of doubt that is unfair." - Os Guinness

"Everybody was talking about the religious man who committed suicide. While no one in the monastery approved of the man's action, some say they admired his faith. Faith?" said the Master. He had the courage of his convictions, didn't he?" That was fanaticism, not faith. Faith demands a greater courage still: to reexamine one's convictions and reject them if they do not fit the facts." - Anthony De Mello

"For me hope isn't wishful thinking or blind faith about the future. It's a stance toward life - one of curiosity and humility." - Frances Moore Lappe

"We live out our call most fully when we are a community of faith with arms wrapped about a community of pain." - John M. Perkins

"Snap judgments? I'd gotten over those about the time I was toilet trained. Swore off diapers and faith in the human experience all in one week." - Rob Thurman

"Faith is the conviction that God knows more than we do about this life and He will get us through it." - Max Lucado

"I could not help but think that somewhere along the way we had missed what was radical about our faith and replaced it with what is comfortable." - David Platt

"Learning about the intellectual basis for Christianity bolsters the faith of Christians-espe cially those who may be experiencing doubts-and prepares them to share Christ with others." - Lee Strobel

"Work hard, do the best you can, don't ever lose faith in yourself and take no notice of what other people say about you." - Noel Coward

"God is not about religion. Religion is a structure that should house our faith in God. Too often it is used to hurt other people in God's name." - Betty Eadie

"But in order to have an adult faith, most of us have to outgrow and unlearn much of what we were taught about religion." - Kathleen Norris

"Before we talk about further accessions, we have to consolidate the European Union internally. People are increasingly losing faith in the EU's effectiveness." - Martin Schulz

"The things one feels absolutely certain about are never true. That is the fatality of faith, and the lesson of romance." - Oscar Wilde

"The variant readings about which any doubt remains among textual critics of the New Testament affect no material question of historic fact or of Christian faith and practice" - F. F. Bruce

"Do not tell me you don't know you're pretty. If so, I'm about to lose all faith in mankind. You don't want to be responsible for that." - J. Lynn

"A big issue for Muslims is when Christian evangelizing - telling people about the faith - becomes proselytizing, actively trying to convert. Some Muslims say Christian evangelizing seems like colonialism." - Bob Abernethy



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