Belief Quotes and Sayings
Just as no one can be forced into belief, so no one can be forced into unbelief.
– Sigmund Freud
A belief is not nearly an idea that the mind possesses, it is an idea that possesses the mind.
– Robert Oxton Bolton
Belief is involuntary; nothing involuntary is meritorious or reprehensible. A man ought not to be considered worse or better for his belief.
– Percy Bysshe Shelley
The thing always happens that you really believe in; and the belief in a thing makes it happen.
– Frank Lloyd Wright
To succeed in life and achieve results, you must understand and master three mighty forces— desire, belief, and expectation.
– A.P.J. Abdul Kalam
What is believed is not necessarily right and truthful. What is legalized is not necessarily fair and just.
– Dr T.P.Chia
I believe that religion is the belief in future life and in God. I don’t believe in either. I don’t believe in God as I don’t believe in Mother Goose.
— Clarence Darrow
Our belief is not a belief. Our principles are not a faith. We do not rely soley upon science and reason, because these are necessary rather than sufficient factors, but we distrust anything that contradicts science or outrages reason. We may differ on many things, but what we respect is free inquiry, openmindedness, and the pursuit of ideas for their own sake.
— Christopher Hitchens
It is ok to doubt what you have been taught to believe.