Prayer Quotes

Saint teresa of avila - for prayer is nothing else than being on terms of...
Who rises from a prayer a better man, his prayer is answered.
George Meredith

Prayer is a strong wall and fortress of the church it is a goodly Christian weapon.
Martin Luthe
Abraham joshua heschel - prayer is our humble answer to the inconceivable...
To saints their very slumber is a prayer.
Saint Jerome
There are more tears shed over answered prayers than over unanswered prayers.
Saint Theresa of Jesus

Joy is prayer - Joy is strength - Joy is love - Joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls.
Mother Teresa
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: O Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.
Voltaire
Epicurus - a strict belief, fate is the worst kind of...
The most eloquent prayer is the prayer through hands that heal and bless. The highest form of worship is the worship of unselfish Christian service. The greatest form of praise is the sound of consecrated feet seeking out the lost and helpless.
William Franklin Billy Graham
Whoever in prayer can say, Our Father, acknowledges and should feel the brotherhood of the whole race of mankind.
Tyron Edwards
Prayer is the wing wherewith the soul flies to heaven, and meditation the eye wherewith we see God.
Ambrose of Milan
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
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
Prayer gives us the opportunity to speak to GOD, Meditation allows GOD to speak back to us.
Unknown
Courage is fear that has said its prayers.
Maya Angelou
Certain thoughts are prayers. There are moments when whatever be the attitude of the body, the soul is on its knees.
Victor Hugo
The fewer the words, the better the prayer.
Martin Luthe
One single grateful thought raised to heaven is the most perfect prayer.
G. E. Lessing
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
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
If the only prayer you ever say in your whole life is thank you, that would suffice.
Meister Eckhart
To give pleasure to a single heart by a single act is better than a thousand heads bowing in prayer.
Gandhi
Prayer indeed is good, but while calling on the gods a man should himself lend a hand.
Hippocrates, Regimen
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
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
Prayer does not change God, but changes him who prays.
Soren Kierkegaard
When the gods wish to punish us, they answer our prayers.
Oscar Wilde, An Ideal husband, 1893
A prayer in its simplest definition is merely a wish turned Godward.
Phillips Brooks
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
Prayer is.... the salve on the wounds of our spirit that we order from God in our moments with Him.
Unknown
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
Heaven is full of answers to prayer for which no one bothered to ask.
Billy Graham
There are only two occasions when Americans respect privacy, especially in Presidents. Those are prayer and fishing.
Herbert Clark Hoove
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
If the only prayer you ever say in your whole life is thank you, that would suffice.
Meister Eckhart
I have lived to thank God that all my prayers have not been answered.
Jean Ingelow
Some pray to marry the man they love, my prayer will somewhat vary I humbly pray to heaven above that I love the man I marry.
Anouk Aimee
Father, we thank you, especially for letting me fly this flight... for the privilege of being able to be in this position, to be in this wondrous place, seeing all these many startling, wonderful things that you have created. Prayer while orbiting the earth in a space capsule.
L. Gordon Cooper, Jr.
In certain trying circumstances, urgent circumstances, desperate circumstances, profanity furnishes a relief denied even to prayer.
Mark Twain