Prayer Quotes

Hippocrates, regimen - prayer indeed is good, but while calling on the...
Courage is fear that has said its prayers.
Maya Angelou

Prayer is a strong wall and fortress of the church it is a goodly Christian weapon.
Martin Luthe
Mark twain - under certain circumstances, profanity provides a...
The fewer the words, the better the prayer.
Martin Luthe
In certain trying circumstances, urgent circumstances, desperate circumstances, profanity furnishes a relief denied even to prayer.
Mark Twain

Certain thoughts are prayers. There are moments when whatever be the attitude of the body, the soul is on its knees.
Victor Hugo
Prayer is.... the salve on the wounds of our spirit that we order from God in our moments with Him.
Unknown
Saint jerome - to saints their very slumber is a prayer....
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 have lived to thank God that all my prayers have not been answered.
Jean Ingelow
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
When the gods wish to punish us, they answer our prayers.
Oscar Wilde, An Ideal husband, 1893
There are only two occasions when Americans respect privacy, especially in Presidents. Those are prayer and fishing.
Herbert Clark Hoove
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
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
Prayer is the wing wherewith the soul flies to heaven, and meditation the eye wherewith we see God.
Ambrose of Milan
Prayer is our humble answer to the inconceivable surprise of living.
Abraham Joshua Heschel
One single grateful thought raised to heaven is the most perfect prayer.
G. E. Lessing
If the only prayer you ever say in your whole life is thank you, that would suffice.
Meister Eckhart
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
Her eyes are homes of silent prayers.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
Prayer does not change God, but changes him who prays.
Soren Kierkegaard
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
Who rises from a prayer a better man, his prayer is answered.
George Meredith
If the only prayer you ever say in your whole life is thank you, that would suffice.
Meister Eckhart
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.
Heaven is full of answers to prayer for which no one bothered to ask.
Billy Graham
To give pleasure to a single heart by a single act is better than a thousand heads bowing in prayer.
Gandhi
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: O Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.
Voltaire
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
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
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
For prayer is nothing else than being on terms of friendship with God.
Saint Teresa of Avila
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 opens the heart to God, and it is the means by which the soul, though empty, is filled by God.
John Bunyan
Whoever in prayer can say, Our Father, acknowledges and should feel the brotherhood of the whole race of mankind.
Tyron Edwards
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.
Epicurus
A prayer in its simplest definition is merely a wish turned Godward.
Phillips Brooks