Prayer Quotes

Malcolm boyd - i believe that god prays in us and through us,...
One single grateful thought raised to heaven is the most perfect prayer.
G. E. Lessing

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
Thomas john watson, sr. - praising god is one of the highest and purest...
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
Her eyes are homes of silent prayers.
Alfred Lord Tennyson

Prayer is.... the salve on the wounds of our spirit that we order from God in our moments with Him.
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
Alfred lord tennyson - if thou shouldst never see my face again, pray...
Prayer opens the heart to God, and it is the means by which the soul, though empty, is filled by God.
John Bunyan
In certain trying circumstances, urgent circumstances, desperate circumstances, profanity furnishes a relief denied even to prayer.
Mark Twain
Prayer is the wing wherewith the soul flies to heaven, and meditation the eye wherewith we see God.
Ambrose of Milan
When the gods wish to punish us, they answer our prayers.
Oscar Wilde, An Ideal husband, 1893
If the only prayer you ever say in your whole life is thank you, that would suffice.
Meister Eckhart
There are only two occasions when Americans respect privacy, especially in Presidents. Those are prayer and fishing.
Herbert Clark Hoove
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
If the only prayer you ever say in your whole life is thank you, that would suffice.
Meister Eckhart
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
Courage is fear that has said its prayers.
Maya Angelou
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
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.
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
Prayer indeed is good, but while calling on the gods a man should himself lend a hand.
Hippocrates, Regimen
Under certain circumstances, profanity provides a relief denied even to prayer.
Mark Twain
Joy is prayer - Joy is strength - Joy is love - Joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls.
Mother Teresa
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
A prayer in its simplest definition is merely a wish turned Godward.
Phillips Brooks
There are more tears shed over answered prayers than over unanswered prayers.
Saint Theresa of Jesus
Prayer does not change God, but changes him who prays.
Soren Kierkegaard
Prayer is our humble answer to the inconceivable surprise of living.
Abraham Joshua Heschel
Prayer is a strong wall and fortress of the church it is a goodly Christian weapon.
Martin Luthe
Prayer gives us the opportunity to speak to GOD, Meditation allows GOD to speak back to us.
Nothing costs so much as what is bought by prayers.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
For prayer is nothing else than being on terms of friendship with God.
Saint Teresa of Avila
To give pleasure to a single heart by a single act is better than a thousand heads bowing in prayer.
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
To saints their very slumber is a prayer.
Saint Jerome
Heaven is full of answers to prayer for which no one bothered to ask.
Billy Graham