Prayer Quotes

Lucius annaeus seneca - nothing costs so much as what is bought by...
I am acutely aware that you have not elected me as your president by your ballots, so I ask you to confirm me with your prayers.
Gerald R. Ford

There are more tears shed over answered prayers than over unanswered prayers.
Saint Theresa of Jesus
John bunyan - prayer opens the heart to god, and it is the...
The fewer the words, the better the prayer.
Martin Luthe
Prayer is.... the salve on the wounds of our spirit that we order from God in our moments with Him.

An adventure differs from a mere feat in that it is tied to the externally unattainable. Only one end of the rope is in the hand, the other is not visible, and neither prayers, nor daring, nor reason can shake it free.
William Bolitho
When the gods wish to punish us, they answer our prayers.
Oscar Wilde, An Ideal husband, 1893
Meister eckhart - if the only prayer you ever say in your whole...
Heaven is full of answers to prayer for which no one bothered to ask.
Billy Graham
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
If the only prayer you ever say in your whole life is thank you, that would suffice.
Meister Eckhart
I believe that God prays in us and through us, whether we are praying or not and whether we believe in God or not. So, any prayer on my part is a conscious response to what God is already doing in my life.
Malcolm Boyd
Christmas - - That magic blanket that wraps itself about us, that something so intangible that it is like a fragrance. It may weave a spell of nostalgia. Christmas may be a day of feasting, or of prayer, but always it will be a day of remembrance - - A day in which we think of everything we have ever loved.
Augusta E. Rundell
A strict belief, fate is the worst kind of slavery; on the other hand there is comfort in the thought that God will be moved by our prayers.
Her eyes are homes of silent prayers.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
Under certain circumstances, profanity provides a relief denied even to prayer.
Mark Twain
Prayer is a strong wall and fortress of the church it is a goodly Christian weapon.
Martin Luthe
I have lived to thank God that all my prayers have not been answered.
Jean Ingelow
To give pleasure to a single heart by a single act is better than a thousand heads bowing in prayer.
Prayer is our humble answer to the inconceivable surprise of living.
Abraham Joshua Heschel
In certain trying circumstances, urgent circumstances, desperate circumstances, profanity furnishes a relief denied even to prayer.
Mark Twain
Prayer indeed is good, but while calling on the gods a man should himself lend a hand.
Hippocrates, Regimen
Joy is prayer - Joy is strength - Joy is love - Joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls.
Mother Teresa
Both read the same Bible, and pray to the same God; and each invokes his aid against the other.... The prayers of both could not be answered - - That of neither has been answered fully.
Abraham Lincoln
A prayer in its simplest definition is merely a wish turned Godward.
Phillips Brooks
For prayer is nothing else than being on terms of friendship with God.
Saint Teresa of Avila
Whoever in prayer can say, Our Father, acknowledges and should feel the brotherhood of the whole race of mankind.
Tyron Edwards
Do you know what is better than charity and fasting and prayer? It is keeping peace and good relations between people, as quarrels and bad feelings destroy mankind.
Prophet Mohammed, Muslim & Bukhari
Prayer does not change God, but changes him who prays.
Soren Kierkegaard
We are all connected to everyone and everything in the universe. Therefore, everything one does as an individual affects the whole. All thoughts, words, images, prayers, blessings, and deeds are listened to by all that is.
Serge Kahili King
Prayer gives us the opportunity to speak to GOD, Meditation allows GOD to speak back to us.
To saints their very slumber is a prayer.
Saint Jerome
Courage is fear that has said its prayers.
Maya Angelou
There are only two occasions when Americans respect privacy, especially in Presidents. Those are prayer and fishing.
Herbert Clark Hoove
One single grateful thought raised to heaven is the most perfect prayer.
G. E. Lessing
Arranging a bowl of flowers in the morning can give a sense of quiet in a crowded day - Like writing a poem, or saying a prayer.
Anne Morrow Lindbergh
Praising God is one of the highest and purest acts of religion. In prayer we act like men in praise we act like angels.
Thomas John Watson, Sr.
Who rises from a prayer a better man, his prayer is answered.
George Meredith
If thou shouldst never see my face again, Pray for my soul. More things are wrought by prayerThan this world dreams of.
Alfred Lord Tennyson