God Quotes

Not even the gods fight against necessity.
Simonides, from Plato, Dialogues, Protagoras
Destiny is but a phrase of the weak human heart - The dark apology for every error. The strong and virtuous admit no destiny. On earth conscience guides in heaven God watches. And destiny is but the phantom we invoke to silence the one and dethrone the other.
Edward George Earle Lytton Bulwer - Lytton

If you talk to God, you are praying; if God talks to you, you have schizophrenia.
Thomas Szasz
William blake - thou art a man, god is no more. thy own humanity...
Winfield hancock, gods and generals, pg 128, paragraph 3 - sir, it is not god who will assemble us on the...
God made Truth with many doors to welcome every believer who knocks on them.
Kahlil Gibran

God is love, and he who abides in love abides in God, and God in him.
John the Elde
I searched for God and found only myself. I searched for myself and found only God.
Sufi Prove
Anyone can count the seeds in an apple, but only God can count the number of apples in a seed.
Dr. Robert Schulle
Prayer is.... the salve on the wounds of our spirit that we order from God in our moments with Him.
Unknown
Oscar wilde, an ideal husband, 1893 - when the gods wish to punish us, they answer our...
Rebellion to tyrants is obedience to God.
Thomas Jefferson (Motto on his seal)
God has always been hard on the poor.
Jean - Paul Marat
While God waits for His temple to be built of love, Men bring stones.
Rabindranath Tagore
God is the immemorial refuge of the incompetent, thehelpless, the miserable. They find not only sanctuary in His arms, but also a kind of superiority, soothing to their macerated egos; He will set them above their betters.
H. L. Mencken
Thus have the gods spun the thread for wretched mortals that they live in grief while they themselves are without cares for two jars stand on the floor of Zeus of the gifts which he gives, one of evils and another of blessings.
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There are two kinds of people those who say to God, Thy will be done, and those to whom God says, All right, then, have it your way.
C. S. Lewis
Quiet and sincere sympathy is often the most welcome and efficient consolation to the afflicted. Said a wise man to one in deep sorrow, I did not come to comfort you; God only can do that; but I did come to say how deeply and tenderly I feel for you in your affliction.
Tryon Edwards
Destiny is but a phrase of the weak human heart - The dark apology for every error. The strong and virtuous admit no destiny. On earth conscience guides; in heaven God watches. And destiny is but the phantom we invoke to silence the one and dethrone the other.
Edward Bulwer - Lytton
An apology for the devil: it must be remembered that we have heard one side of the case. God has written all the books.
Samuel Butle
What can you say about a society that says that God is dead and Elvis is alive?
Irv Kupcinet
Man is certainly stark mad. He cannot make a worm, and yet he will be making gods by dozens.
Michel de Montaigne
You must pay for conformity. All goes well as long as you run with conformists. But you, who are honest men in other particulars, know that there is alive somewhere a man whose honesty reaches to this point also, that he shall not kneel to false gods, and, on the day when you meet him, you sink into the class of counterfeits.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
God is either everything, or He is nothing.
Bill Wilson, Big Book of Alcoholics Anonymous
God bless thee and put meekness in thy mind, love, charity, obedience, and true duty.
William Shakespeare
Is life so dear, or peace so sweet, as to be purchased at the price of chains or slavery? Forbid it, Almighty God! I know not what course others may take but as for me; give me liberty or give me death!
Patrick Henry
To judge from the notions expounded by theologians, one must conclude that God created most men simply with a view to crowding hell.
Marquis de Sade
Age, health, and stage in life have nothing to do with serving or not serving. In each season of life there are attributes and qualities of life and experience that God values in service.
Bruce Kempe
I believe that the power to make money is a gift from God.
John D. Rockefelle
God gives, but man must open his hand.
German Prove
Well may we say God save the Queen, because nothing will save the Governor - General.
Gough Whitlam, Prime Minister of Australia, in a speech in 1975.
If thou desire the love of God and man, be humble, for the proud heart, as it loves none but itself, is beloved of none but itself. Humility enforces where neither virtue, nor strength, nor reason can prevail.
Francis Quarles
When you solve a problem, you ought to thank God and go on to the next one.
David Dean Rusk
Humor distorts nothing, and only false gods are laughed off their earthly pedestals.
Agnes Repplie
To God all things are beautiful, good, and right human beings, on the other hand, deem some things right and others wrong. It would not be better if things happened to people just as they wish.
Heraclitus
God is not dead but alive and well and working on a much less ambitious project.
Anonymous, Graffito
Just as the soul fills the body, so God fills the world. Just as the soul bears the body, so God endures the world. Just as the soul sees but is not seen, so God sees but is not seen.
The Talmud
God loves the world through us.
Mother Theresa
The glorious gifts of the gods are not to be cast aside.
Homer, The Iliad
Nobody talks so constantly about God as those who insist that there is no God.
Heywood Broun