Even if I knew that tomorrow the world would go to pieces, I would still plant my apple tree.
Martin Luther (1483-1546) German priest and scholar.
The old believe everything; the middle aged suspect everything, and the young know everything.
Oscar Wilde (1854-1900) Irish poet and dramatist.
Believe nothing merely because you have been told it. Do not believe what your teacher tells you merely out of respect for the teacher. But whatsoever, after due examination and analysis, you find to be kind, conducive to the good, the benefit, the welfare of all beings - that doctrine believe and cling to, and take it as your guide.
Buddha (563 BC-483 BC) Founder of Buddhism.
What ever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.
Napoleon Hill (1883-1970) American speaker and motivational writer.
We are born believing. A man bears beliefs as a tree bears apples.
Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882) U.S. poet, essayist and lecturer.
It is so hard to believe because it is so hard to obey.
Soren Kierkegaard (1813-1855) Danish philosopher and writer.
With most people disbelief in a thing is founded on a blind belief in some other thing.
Georg C. Lichtenberg (1742-1799) German scientist, satirist and anglophile.
If you think you are beaten, you are. If you think you dare not, you don't. If you'd like to win, but think you can't It's almost a cinch you won t. Life's battles don't always go To the stronger or faster man; But soon or late the man who wins is the one who thinks he can.
Everyone believes very easily whatever they fear or desire.
Jean de La Fontaine (1621-1695) French poet.
The very act of believing creates strength of its own.