"What is faith but a kind of betting or speculation after all? It should be, I bet that my Redeemer liveth."
"Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies."Samuel Butler on Mother Teresa
"Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the whole staircase."Samuel Butler 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."Samuel Butler 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."Samuel Butler 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."Samuel Butler on Mahatma Gandhi
"Every man's work, whether it be literature, or music or pictures or architecture or anything else, is always a portrait of himself."
"The history of art is the history of revivals."
"Life is not an exact science, it is an art."
"Life is the art of drawing sufficient conclusions from insufficient premises."
"The sinews of art and literature, like those of war, are money."