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German poet and philosopher 1844-1900+4
Believe me! The secret of reaping the greatest fruitfulness and the greatest enjoyment from life is to live dangerously!
American musician, singer and actress 1958-+2
I stand for freedom of expression, doing what you believe in, and going after your dreams.
American author, entrepreneur, philanthropist and life coach 1960-+2
More than anything else, I believe it's our decisions, not the conditions of our lives, that determine our destiny.
A readiness to believe every promise implicitly, to obey every command unhesitatingly, to stand perfect and complete in all the will of God, is the only true spirit of Bible study.
American motivational speaker, author and radio DJ 1945-+1
Believe that you possess a basic goodness, which is the foundation for the greatness you can ultimately achieve.
Sir James Matthew Barrie
British playwright 1860-1937+1
Every time a child says, ''I don't believe in fairies,'' there is a fairy somewhere that falls down dead.
Italian writer 1932 -+1
I believe that what we become depends on what our fathers teach us at odd moments, when they aren't trying to teach us. We are formed by little scraps of wisdom.Source: De slinger van Foucault (2007) 60
Irish writer 1854-1900+1
I can believe anything provided it is incredible.
Scottish writer and historicus 1795-1881+1
I do not believe in the collective wisdom of individual ignorance.
American football player and coach 1924-+1
I don't believe in team motivation. I believe in getting a team prepared so it knows it will have the necessary confidence when it steps on a field and be prepared to play a good game.
American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910+1
I never could tell a lie that anybody would doubt, nor a truth that anybody would believe.
English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719+1
If we may believe our logicians, man is distinguished from all other creatures by the faculty of laughter. He has a heart capable of mirth, and naturally disposed to it.
G. C. Lichtenberg
German writer and physicist 1742-1799+1
There exists a species of transcendental ventriloquism by means of which men can be made to believe that something said on earth comes from Heaven.
W. H. Auden
American poet 1907-19730
''God is Love,'' we are taught as children to believe. But when we first begin to get some inkling of how He loves us, we are repelled; it seems so cold, indeed, not love at all as we understand the word.
British Writer, Mathematician 1832-18980
''One can't believe impossible things. I dare say you haven't had much practice,'' said the Queen. ''When I was your age, I always did it for half-an-hour a day. Why, sometimes I've believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast.''