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Prominent figures mentioning the Baha'i Faith

Baha'i teachings on religious tolerance, the unity of mankind, the elimination of prejudice, equality of sexes and universal peace embody principles that all people of goodwill admire and support. - George H.W. Bush

When you talk about race and the legacy of white supremacy, there's no doubt that when the history is written, the true history is written, the history of this country, the Baha'i Faith will be one of the leaven in the American loaf that allowed the democratic loaf to expand because of the anit-racist witness of those of Baha'i Faith. - Cornel West

The philosophy of Baha'u'llah deserves the best thought we can give it...The message of universal peace will surely prevail. It is useless to combine or conspire against an idea which has in it potency to create a new earth and a new heaven... - Helen Keller

The most stupendous literature that was ever written. - Kahlil Gibran (in regards to the writings of Baha'u'llah)

The religion of peace is the religion we need and always have needed, and in the Baha'i is more truly the religion of peace than any other. - Luther Burbank

The calm sweet universalism of 'Abdu'l-Baha. I had great respect for him and for his movement. - W.E.B. Du Bois ('Abdu'l-Baha spoke at the NAACP conference in 1912)

Baha'u'llah's teachings now present us with the highest and purest form of religious teachings. - Leo Tolstoy

The Baha'i Faith is a solace to humankind. - Gandhi

If this is of God it will endure; if not, it can do no harm. - Queen Victoria (Upon hearing Baha'u'llah's summons addressed to her)



Baha'i Holy Places & Pilgrimage
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