“I believe that faith is a precursor of all our ideas. Without faith, there never could have evolved hypothesis, theory, science or mathematics. I believe that faith is an extension of the mind. It is the key that negates the impossible.” Charlie Chaplin

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  1. Heather in Arles
    June 27, 2014

    I am going to go ahead and be selfish and pretend that this quote was just for me. Merci!

    • June 28, 2014

      It’s from his autobiography, published in 1964, very catchy title, “My Autobiography.” 😉

  2. June 27, 2014

    Or is it the key that ignites the possible?

    • June 28, 2014

      I wonder what sense of the use he was using. Trust, or belief based on spiritual understanding? At any rate, I like your “ignites” better.

  3. June 30, 2014

    I am always surprised at how handsome he was when he wasn’t goofing around.

  4. July 6, 2015

    Negating the impossible is an amazing thing. One of the big themes in my writing.

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