Prayer Quotes

Alfred lord tennyson - her eyes are homes of silent prayers....
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.

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
Alfred lord tennyson - if thou shouldst never see my face again, pray...
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
Nothing costs so much as what is bought by prayers.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca

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
To give pleasure to a single heart by a single act is better than a thousand heads bowing in prayer.
Saint augustine - god does not give heed to the ambitiousness of...
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
One single grateful thought raised to heaven is the most perfect prayer.
G. E. Lessing
Prayer is the wing wherewith the soul flies to heaven, and meditation the eye wherewith we see God.
Ambrose of Milan
The fewer the words, the better the prayer.
Martin Luthe
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: O Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.
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
Under certain circumstances, profanity provides 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
When the gods wish to punish us, they answer our prayers.
Oscar Wilde, An Ideal husband, 1893
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
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
Heaven is full of answers to prayer for which no one bothered to ask.
Billy Graham
A prayer in its simplest definition is merely a wish turned Godward.
Phillips Brooks
To saints their very slumber is a prayer.
Saint Jerome
Prayer is our humble answer to the inconceivable surprise of living.
Abraham Joshua Heschel
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
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
Prayer opens the heart to God, and it is the means by which the soul, though empty, is filled by God.
John Bunyan
Prayer does not change God, but changes him who prays.
Soren Kierkegaard
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
Courage is fear that has said its prayers.
Maya Angelou
Prayer gives us the opportunity to speak to GOD, Meditation allows GOD to speak back to us.
There are only two occasions when Americans respect privacy, especially in Presidents. Those are prayer and fishing.
Herbert Clark Hoove
Who rises from a prayer a better man, his prayer is answered.
George Meredith
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
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 lived to thank God that all my prayers have not been answered.
Jean Ingelow
There are more tears shed over answered prayers than over unanswered prayers.
Saint Theresa of Jesus