quote by Oscar Wilde

Religion is like a blind man looking in a black room for a black cat that isn't there, and finding it.

— Oscar Wilde

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Blind faith quote To trust God in the light is nothing, but to trust him in the dark, that is fait

To trust God in the light is nothing, but to trust him in the dark, that is faith.

Faith is not a leap in the dark; it’s the exact opposite. It’s a commitment based on evidence… It is irrational to reduce all faith to blind faith and then subject it to ridicule. That provides a very anti-intellectual and convenient way of avoiding intelligent discussion.

The Rosary is the book of the blind, where souls see and there enact the greatest drama of love the world has ever known; it is the book of the simple, which initiates them into mysteries and knowledge more satisfying than the education of other men.

Blind faith quote Accept what is. Let go what was. Have faith in what will be.

Accept what is. Let go what was. Have faith in what will be.

Love, like a chicken salad or restaurant hash, must be taken with blind faith or it loses its flavor.

Faith is not a soft option offered to people who need a crutch to get through the rest of their lives. Faith is the supernatural activity of God whereby He opens blind eyes, unstops deaf ears, and a man or a woman says- “I see it now. I get it now. I am going to trust in God. I am going to trust in Jesus.

Blind faith, no matter how passionately expressed, will not suffice.

Science for its part will test relentlessly every assumption about the human condition.

Blind faith quote Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.

Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.

As God can send a nation or people no greater blessing than to give them faithful, sincere and upright ministers, so the greatest curse that God can possibly send upon a people in this world is to give them over to blind, unregenerate, carnal, lukewarm and unskilled guides.

Our belief in God is not blind faith.

Belief is having a firm conviction something is true, not hoping it's true.

I had blind faith in him. My faith in Elijah Muhammad was more blind and more uncompromising than any faith that any man has ever had for another man. And so I didn't try and see him as he actually was.

Blind faith quote When your vision is clear have faith and trust yourself even when you don't know

When your vision is clear have faith and trust yourself even when you don't know where your path is taking you.

In faith there is enough light for those who want to believe and enough shadows to blind those who don't.

I suspect that most of the individuals who have religious faith are content with blind faith. They feel no obligation to understand what they believe. They may even wish not to have their beliefs disturbed by thought.

Blind faith in your leaders, or in anything, will get you killed.

Blind faith quote Accept what is, let go of what was, and have faith in what will be.

Accept what is, let go of what was, and have faith in what will be.

The Gadianton Robbers from the Book of Mormon are loose among us.

The King-men, and women, are running our government. And, worst of all, we are blindly electing them, or appointing them so they can continue to destroy the things we cherish most.

I don't know what religious people do.

I kind of wished I'd been a Christian with the blind faith that God is doing the right thing. As a Buddhist, you feel like you have more control over the situation, and that you can change your karma.

I believe that if the silent majority were to protest against those who believe in irrational blind faith - who want to go backwards instead of forward, who are for tradition not innovation, who oppose individualism and plurality of thought - then the world would become a truly civilized world in which to live.

Blind faith quote All you need is faith, trust and a little pixie dust.

All you need is faith, trust and a little pixie dust.

And the faith that grows out of questioning is stronger than the faith born of blind acceptance. It can withstand the shocks of circumstance. Only he who questions the universe and questions it in utter honesty can grow in his comprehension of the truth.

I dont agree with those who think that the conflict is simply between two religions, namely Christianity and Islam... To me, the key conflict is between irrational blind faith and rational, logical minds.

In Scripture, faith involves placing trust in what you have reason to believe is true. Faith is not a blind, irrational leap into the dark. So faith and reason cooperate on a biblical view of faith. They are not intrinsically hostile.

Blind faith quote Sometimes your only available transportation is a leap of faith.

Sometimes your only available transportation is a leap of faith.

I am sent to you to confute, not to embrace your heresy.

The Catholic religion is the faith of all ages, I fear not death. . . Pardon my enemies, O Lord: blinded by passion they know not what they do. Lord Jesus, have mercy on me. Mary, Mother of God, succor me!

Dogma? Faith? These are the right and left pillars of every soul-crushing theology. Theosophists have no dogmas, exact no blind faith.

Who does not know that kings and rulers sprang from men who were ignorant of God, who assumed because of blind greed and intolerable presumption to make themselves masters of other men, their equals, by means of pride, violence, bad faith, murder, and almost every other kind of crime? Surely the devil drove them on.

Blind faith quote Faith is realizing you always get what you need.

Faith is realizing you always get what you need.

It is impossible to repristinate a past world picture by sheer resolve, especially a mythical world picture, now that all of our thinking is irrevocably formed by science. A blind acceptance of New Testament mythology would be simply arbitrariness; to make such acceptance a demand of faith would be to reduce faith to a work.

When faith and hope fail, as they do sometimes, we must try charity, which is love in action. We must speculate no more on our duty, but simply do it. When we have done it, however blindly, perhaps Heaven will show us why.

All an actor has is their blind faith that they are who they say they are today, in any scene.

Blind faith quote Don't dig up in doubt what you planted in faith.

Don't dig up in doubt what you planted in faith.

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When faith and hope fail, as they do sometimes, we must try charity, which is love in action. We must speculate no more on our duty, but simply do it. When we have done it, however blindly, perhaps Heaven will show us why.

The further the spiritual evolution of mankind advances, the more certain it seems to me that the path to genuine religiosity does not lie through the fear of life, and the fear of death, and blind faith, but through striving after rational knowledge.

Faith must be enforced by reason. When faith becomes blind it dies.

Blind faith quote Sometimes the thing that is holding you back is all in your head.

Sometimes the thing that is holding you back is all in your head.

The person who thinks with [their] own brain is to be preferred to the one who blindly approves everything.... Better an error consciously committed and in good faith, than a good action performed in a servile manner.

The Bible never tells us to take a blind leap of faith into the darkness and hope that there's somebody out there. The Bible calls us to jump out of the darkness and into the light. That is not a blind leap. The faith that the New Testament calls us to is a faith rooted and grounded in something that God makes clear is the truth.

To use the term blind faith, is to use an adjective needlessly.

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

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

Reason must be deluded, blinded, and destroyed.

Faith must trample underfoot all reason, sense, and understanding, and whatever it sees must be put out of sight and ... know nothing but the word of God.

The improver of natural knowledge absolutely refuses to acknowledge authority, as such. For him, skepticism is the highest of duties; blind faith the one unpardonable sin.

God uses lust to impel men to marry, ambition to office, avarice to earning, and fear to faith. God led me like an old blind goat.

Skepticism is the highest duty and blind faith the one unpardonable sin.

Blind faith in bad leaders is not patriotism.

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