Quotes: believe

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  • Mark Twain
    Mark Twain
    American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
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    I never could tell a lie that anybody would doubt, nor a truth that anybody would believe.
  • Madonna
    Madonna
    American musician, singer and actress 1958-
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    I stand for freedom of expression, doing what you believe in, and going after your dreams.
  • Bob Bartlett
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    If they take their children to doctors, they believe they are putting their faith in man instead of in God.
  • Joseph Addison
    Joseph Addison
    English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
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    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.
  • Alfred Adler
    Alfred Adler
    Austrian psychiatrist 1870-1937
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    The educator must believe in the potential power of his pupil, and he must employ all his art in seeking to bring his pupil to experience this power.
  • G. C. Lichtenberg
    G. C. Lichtenberg
    German writer and physicist 1742-1799
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    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.
  • Lewis Carroll
    Lewis Carroll
    British Writer, Mathematician 1832-1898
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    ''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.''
  • Dag Hammarskjöld
    Dag Hammarskjöld
    Swedish diplomat 1905-1961
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    ''To forgive oneself? No, that doesn't work: we have to be forgiven. But we can only believe this is possible if we ourselves can forgive.
  • Bradley Denton
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    A belief in the purposeful complexity of Fate is always more comforting than random, straightforward facts. This may be why Mother preferred to believe in Atlantis and UFOs rather than in virtually everything else.
    Source: Buddy Holly is Alive and Well on Ganymede (1991)
  • John Major
    John Major
    British politician 1943-
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    A consensus politician is someone who does something that he doesn't believe is right because it keeps people quiet when he does it.
  • Richard Dawkins
    Richard Dawkins
    English ethologist, evolutionary biologist and author 1941-
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    A delusion is something that people believe in despite a total lack of evidence.
  • Bob Parsons
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    A domain name is your address, your address on the Internet. We all have a physical address; we're all going to need an address in cyberspace. They're becoming increasingly important. I believe we'll get to the point where when you're born, you'll be issued a domain name.
  • A faith that sets bounds to itself, that will believe so much and no more, that will trust thus far and no further, is none.
  • Abraham Lincoln
    Abraham Lincoln
    American statesman 1809-1865
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    A house divided against itself cannot stand - I believe this government cannot endure permanently half slave and half free.
  • Bill Shankly
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    A lot of football success is in the mind. You must believe you are the best and then make sure that you are.