God Quotes

One must be a god to be able to tell successes from failures without making a mistake.
Anton Chekhov
Men judge us by the success of our efforts. God looks at the efforts themselves.
Charlotte Bronte

God heals, and the doctor takes the fee.
Benjamin Franklin
Mahatma gandhi - it is the quality of our work which will please...
Arnold toynbee - history is a vision of god? s creation on the...
The legitimate powers of government extend to such acts only as are injurious to others. But it does me no injury for my neighbor to say there are twenty gods, or no god. It neither picks my pocket nor breaks my leg.
Thomas Jefferson, Notes on the State of Virginia, 1781 - 82

Thank God I have done my duty.
Horation Nelson, Admiral British Navy, dying words
While God waits for His temple to be built of love, Men bring stones.
Rabindranath Tagore
Everyone is as God has made him, and oftentimes a great deal worse.
Miguel de Cervantes
A prayer in its simplest definition is merely a wish turned Godward.
Phillips Brooks
Thomas paine,
Socrates called beauty a short - Lived tyranny; Plato, a privilege of nature; Theophrastus, a silent cheat; Theocritus, a delightful prejudice; Carneades, a solitary kingdom; Aristotle, that it was better than all the letters of recommendation in the world; Homer, that it was a glorious gift of nature; and Ovid, that it was favor bestowed by the gods.
Francis Quarles
God allows us to experience the low points of life in order to teach us lessons we could not learn in any other way. The way we learn those lessons is not to deny the feelings but to find the meanings underlying them.
Stanley Lindquist
God cannot alter the past, but historians can.
Samuel Butle
God is a circle whose center is everywhere and circumference nowhere.
God, I don? t have great faith, but I can be faithful. My belief in you may be seasonal, but my faithfulness will not. I will follow in the way of Christ. I will act as though my life and the lives of others matter. I will love. I have no greater gift to offer than my life. Take it.
Real Live Preacher, RealLivePreacher. com Weblog, December 26, 2002
Laughter is the closest thing to the grace of God.
Karl Barth
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
God created sex. Priests created marriage.
The sweat of hard work is not to be displayed. It is much more graceful to appear favored by the gods.
Maxine Hong Kingston, The Woman Warrior, 1976
God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.
Reinhold Niebuh
God sells knowledge for labour - - Honour for risk.
Arabic Prove
God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.
Reinhold Niebuh
The worshiper is the father of the gods.
H. L. Mencken
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
In every good man a God doth dwell.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
I believe in God, Mozart, and Beethoven.
Richard Wagne
I believe Moses was 80 when God first commissioned him for public service.
Ronald Reagan
Whatever is to make us better and happy, God has placed either openly before us or close to us.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
The gods are just, and of our pleasant vices Make instruments to plague us.
William Shakespeare, "King Lear", Act 5 scene 3
It may be that our role on this planet is not to worship God - - But to create him.
Arthur C. Clarke
Those whom God wishes to destroy, he first makes mad.
The sense of this word among the Greeks affords the noblest definition of it enthusiasm signifies God in us.
Baronne Anne Louise Germaine Necker de Stal Stal
There are two kinds of talents, man - Made talent and God - Given talent. With man - Made talent you have to work very hard. With God - Given talent, you just touch it up once in a while.
Pearl Bailey
One golfer a year is hit by lightning. This may be the only evidence we have of God? s existence.
Steve Aylett, Atom (a novel, 2000)
When the gods wish to punish us, they answer our prayers.
Oscar Wilde, An Ideal husband, 1893
Let us weigh the gain and the loss, in wagering that God is. Consider these alternatives: if you win, you win all, if you lose you lose nothing. Do not hesitate, then, to wager that he is.
Blaise Pascal
All I can say about life is, Oh God, enjoy it.
Bob Newhart
Live among men as if God beheld you; speak to God as if men were listening.
Seneca, Epistles
Let us more and more insist on raising funds of love, of kindness, of understanding, of peace. Money will come if we seek first the Kingdom of God - The rest will be given.
Mother Theresa