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Definition of Belief


  1. Assent to a proposition or affirmation, or the acceptance of a fact, opinion, or assertion as real or true, without immediate personal knowledge; reliance upon word or testimony; partial or full assurance without positive knowledge or absolute certainty; persuasion; conviction; confidence; as, belief of a witness; the belief of our senses.
  2. A persuasion of the truths of religion; faith.
  3. The thing believed; the object of belief.
  4. A tenet, or the body of tenets, held by the advocates of any class of views; doctrine; creed.

Belief Quotations

Believe that life is worth living and your belief will help create the fact. - William James
Believe that life is worth living and your belief will help create the fact.
William James

Keep your dreams alive. Understand to achieve anything requires faith and belief in yourself, vision, hard work, determination, and dedication. Remember all things are possible for those who believe.
Gail Devers

It's the repetition of affirmations that leads to belief. And once that belief becomes a deep conviction, things begin to happen.
Muhammad Ali

Frisbeetarianism is the belief that when you die, your soul goes up on the roof and gets stuck.
George Carlin

I always joke about letting the haters motivate you. Everybody has that in their life, people who doubt them or make them feel less than they are. It just takes faith and belief in yourself, and you've got to dig deep into that. That has to come from you - nobody's going to give you that.
Jennifer Lopez
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Belief Translations

belief in Danish is tro
belief in Dutch is overtuiging
belief in Hungarian is hit
belief in Italian is fede
belief in Latin is fides
belief in Norwegian is tro
belief in Spanish is creencia, credo

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