In faith there is enough light for those who want to believe and enough shadows to blind those who don’t.
Faith is not belief without proof, but trust without reservation.
D. Elton Trueblood
We can no more do without spirituality than we can do without food, shelter, or clothing.
What does God the Father look like? Although I’ve never seen Him, I believe – as with the Holy Spirit – He looks like Jesus looked on earth.
Worry is spiritual short sight. Its cure is intelligent faith.
Faith indeed tells what the senses do not tell, but not the contrary of what they see. It is above them and not contrary to them.
Faith is a knowledge within the heart, beyond the reach of proof.
Faith is a passionate intuition.
Ultimately, blind faith is the only kind.
Vision looks upward and becomes faith.
Stephen Samuel Wise
I sincerely feel that beauty largely comes from within.
I’d like to grow up and be beautiful. I know it doesn’t matter, but it doesn’t hurt.
Imagination disposes of everything; it creates beauty, justice, and happiness, which are everything in this world.
In every man’s heart there is a secret nerve that answers to the vibrations of beauty.
Flowers… are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty outvalues all the utilities of the world.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
These are my new shoes. They're good shoes. They won't make you rich like me, they won't make you rebound like me, they definitely won't make you handsome like me. They'll only make you have shoes like me. That's it.
Thus so wretched is man that he would weary even without any cause for weariness... and so frivolous is he that, though full of a thousand reasons for weariness, the least thing, such as playing billiards or hitting a ball, is sufficient enough to amuse him.
Trying to sneak a fastball past Hank Aaron is like trying to sneak the sunrise past a rooster.
What other people may find in poetry or art museums, I find in the flight of a good drive.
What's a good tournament for him? Winning it. He's good enough.
Heaven is under our feet as well as over our heads.
Henry David Thoreau
We are punished by our sins, not for them.
There seems to be a terrible misunderstanding on the part of a great many people to the effect that when you cease to believe you may cease to behave.
Human beings must be known to be loved; but Divine beings must be loved to be known.
I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen: not only because I see it, but because by it I see everything else.
C. S. Lewis