"To be an atheist requires an indefinitely greater measure of faith than to recieve all the great truths which atheism would deny."
"Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies."Joseph Addison on Mother Teresa
"Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the whole staircase."Joseph Addison on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step."Joseph Addison on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"All who call on God in true faith, earnestly from the heart, will certainly be heard, and will receive what they have asked and desired."Joseph Addison on Martin Luther
"Before the throne of the Almighty, man will be judged not by his acts but by his intentions. For God alone reads our hearts."Joseph Addison on Mahatma Gandhi
"The stars shall fade away, the sun himself Grow dim with age, and nature sink in years, But thou shalt flourish in immortal youth, Unhurt amidst the wars of elements, The wrecks of matter, and the crush of worlds."
"Young men soon give, and soon forget, affronts old age is slow in both."
"It is folly for an eminent man to think of escaping censure, and a weakness to be affected with it. All the illustrious persons of antiquity, and indeed of every age in the world, have passed through this fiery persecution."
"There is nothing that makes its way more directly into the soul than beauty."
"Cheerfulness is the best promoter of health and is as friendly to the mind as to the body."