God Quotes

If one feels the need of something grand, something infinite, something that makes one feel aware of God, one need not go far to find it. I think that I see something deeper, more infinite, more eternal than the ocean in the expression of the eyes of a little baby when it wakes in the morning and coos or laughs because it sees the sun shining on its cradle.
Vincent Van Gogh
Few nations have been so poor as to have but one god. Gods were made so easily, and the raw material cost so little, that generally the god market was fairly glutted and heaven crammed with these phantoms.
Robert Green Ingersoll

God help those who do not help themselves.
Wilson Mizne
Heraclitus - to god all things are beautiful, good, and right...
Charles dickens - i do not know the american gentleman, god forgive...
There but for the grace of God go I.
John Bradford

We are meant to be addicted to God, but we develop secondary addictions that temporarily appear to fix our problem.
Edward M. Berckman
Hail to you gods, on that day of the great reckoning. Behold me, I have come to you, without sin, without guilt, without evil, without a witness against me, without one whom I have wronged. I am one pure of mouth, pure of hands.
The Book of the Dead, The Address to the Gods, 1700 - 1000 B. C.
Look now how mortals are blaming the gods, for they say that evils come from us, but in fact they themselves have woes beyond their share because of their own follies.
Homer, The Odyssey
The Godless would deny and destroy human rights.... the liberties of a nation cannot be secure when belief in God is abandoned.
U. S. Senate Chaplain Richard Halverson
Bible, colossians 3: 16 - let the word of christ dwell in you richly, as...
Again I tell you, it is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle than for someone who is rich to enter the kingdom of God.
Matthew 1924 Bible
This only is denied to God: the power to undo the past.
Agathon, from Aristotle, Nicomachean Ethics
Help thyself, and God will help thee.
Jean de La Fontaine
When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, I used everything you gave me.
Erma Bombeck
God bears with the wicked, but not forever.
Miguel de Cervantes
God gives, but man must open his hand.
German Prove
God is a thing that thinks.
Benedict Spinoza
In the name of God, stop a moment, cease your work, look around you.
Leo Tolstoy
In every child who is born, no matter what circumstances, and of no matter what parents, the potentiality of the human race is born again and in him, too, once more, and of each of us, our terrific responsibility toward human life toward the utmost idea of goodness, of the horror of terror, and of God.
James Agee
Oh, thou hast a damnable iteration, and art indeed able to corrupt a saint. Thou hast done much harm upon me Hal, God forgive thee for it. Before I knew thee Hal, I knew nothing, and now am I, if a man should speak truly, little better than one of the wicked.
William Shakespeare
The Fanaticism which discards the Scripture, under the pretense of resorting to immediate revelations is subversive of every principle of Christianity. For when they boast extravagantly of the Spirit, the tendency is always to bury the Word of God so they may make room for their own falsehoods.
John Calvin
God does not give heed to the ambitiousness of our prayers, because he is always ready to give to us his light, not a visible light but an intellectual and spiritual one but we are not always ready to receive it when we turn aside and down to other things out of a desire for temporal things.
Saint Augustine
Slow but sure moves the might of the gods.
Euripides, The Bacchae, circa 407 B. C.
We say the name of God, but that is only habit.
Nikita Khrushchev
You can do anything you think you can. This knowledge is literally the gift of the gods, for through it you can solve every human problem. It should make of you an incurable optimist. It is the open door.
Robert Collie
Our religious faith gives us the answer to the false beliefs of Communism... I have the feeling that God has created us and brought us to our present position of power and strength for some great purpose.
President Harry Truman, Public Papers of the President of the United States: Harry S. Truman - 1951 U. S. Gov. 1966 pp548 - 549
Unless men see a beauty and delight in the worship of God, they will not do it willingly.
John Owen
I refuse to be labeled immoral merely because I am godless.
Peter Walke
God gave us our memories so that we might have roses in December.
J. M. Barrie
Friends are great and always seem to work by the appropriate will of God.
Jason Mraz
The world is proof that God is a committee.
Bob Stokes
If you suffer, thank God It is a sure sign that you are alive.
Elbert Hubbard
As we face a new era of world history, there is an urgent need for the true Church of Jesus Christ, the Body of Christ, to be about the business God has called us to, the work of ministry. And this is a work that every believer is called to be actively involved in.
Edward Bedore
It is the creative potential itself in human beings that is the image of God.
Mary Daly
Each of us, as members of the Body of Christ, has been given at least one spiritual gift. Besides this, there are the natural abilities with which God has endowed us. He intends these to primarily be used for the edification of the Body of believers. There is no such thing as a private gift Rom. 126 - 8.
Bruce Kempe
Whoever is open, loyal, true of humane and affable demeanour honourable himself, and in his judgement of others faithful to his word as to law, and faithful alike to God and man.... such a man is a true gentleman.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children.
William Makepeace Thackeray, Vanity Fai
One of the self - Authenticating truths which we come at last to acknowledge is this strange fact that we know that for the evil in our lives we ourselves are responsible, but for the good God alone deserves the praise.
John L. Casteel
Nothing whatever pertaining to godliness and real holiness can be accomplished without grace.
Saint Augustine