Belief in oneself is one of the most important bricks in building any successful venture.
It doesn’t matter how you pray. Just pray. All religions are beautiful and they all have one common belief. There’s something bigger and greater than us that can give us and take from us life. It is better than the here and now.
The characteristic political attitude of today is not one of positive belief, but of despair.
Belief is nothing but a more vivid, lively, forcible, firm, steady conception of an object, than what the imagination alone is ever able to attain.
This required the development of a view which allowed one to integrate research with belief, thing with person, fact with aesthetics, knowledge with application of knowledge.
I am obliged to believe certain opinions myself. No man’s belief will save me except my own.
Man has not really vanquished Shamanism and its spooks till he possesses the strength to lay aside not only the belief in ghosts or in spirits, but also the belief in the spirit.
Intelligence flourishes only in the ages when belief withers.
To sustain your belief through situations that completely undermine it is quite something.
One of the symptoms of an approaching nervous breakdown is the belief that one’s work is terribly important.