Faith Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old faith quotes, faith sayings, and faith proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the whole staircase.     

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Faith is to believe what you do not see; the reward of this faith is to see what you believe.     

Saint Augustine

To one who has faith, no explanation is necessary. To one without faith, no explanation is possible.     

Thomas Aquinas

Faith is an oasis in the heart which will never be reached by the caravan of thinking.     

Khalil Gibran

Faith consists in believing when it is beyond the power of reason to believe.     


Never be afraid to trust an unknown future to a known God.     

Corrie ten Boom

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

All I have seen teaches me to trust the Creator for all I have not seen.     

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

I dont think that we're meant to understand it all the time. I think that sometimes we just have to have faith.     

Nicholas Sparks

Faith is believing in something when common sense tells you not to.     

From the movie, "Miracle On 34th Street"

Just because you can't see it doesn't mean it isn't there. You can't see the future, yet you know it will come; you can't see the air, yet you continue to breathe.     

Claire London

I don't pray for God to take my problems away, I pray only for God to give me the strength to go through them.     

Jose Lozano

I am not moved by what I see. I am not moved by what I feel. I am moved only by what I believe.     

Smith Wigglesworth

Faith begins where the will of God is known.     

Kenneth E. Hagin Sr.

Faith obliterates time, annihilates distance, and brings future things at once into its possession.     

Charles Spurgeon

How can one come to possess great faith? Now listen, here is the answer to that: First, the blade, then the ear, then the full corn in the ear. Faith must grow by soil, moisture, and exercise.     

Smith Wigglesworth

A little faith will bring your soul to heaven, but a lot of faith will bring heaven to your soul.     

Dwight L. Moody

Faith is like radar that sees through the fog.     

Corrie ten Boom

Faith is reason grown courageous.     

Sherwood Eddy

Faith, to my mind, is a stiffening process, a sort of mental starch.      

E.M. Forster

Faith is spiritualized imagination.     

Henry Ward Beecher

Faith is a passionate intuition.     

William Wordsworth

As your faith is strengthened you will find there is no longer the need to have a sense of control, that things will flow as they will, and that you will flow with them, to your great delight and benefit.     

Emmanuel Teney

Faith is a grand cathedral, with divinely pictured windows - standing without, you can see no glory, nor can imagine any, but standing within every ray of light reveals a harmony of unspeakable splendors.      

Nathaniel Hawthorne

To fear is to expect punishment. To love is to know we are immersed, not in darkness, but in light.     

Mother Teresa

Without faith a man can do nothing; with it all things are possible.     

Sir William Osler

Faith is a bird that feels dawn breaking and sings while it is still dark.     

Rabindranath Tagore

Faith means belief in something concerning which doubt is theoretically possible.     

William James

Faith is the art of holding on to things your reason has once accepted in spite of your changing moods.     

C.S. Lewis