There are five prayers and five times of day for prayer; the five have five names. Let the first be truthfulness, the second honest living, and the third charity in the Name of God. Let the fourth be good will to all, and the fifth the praise of the Lord.
For hundreds of millions of Americans who believe in God, prayer is our bridge between Earth and Heaven, our way of opening our hearts to the Lord. Through this intimate relationship we find peace and guidance.
Conservatism makes no poetry, breathes no prayer, has no invention; it is all memory. Reform has no gratitude, no prudence, no husbandry. The Conservative.
The effect of intercessory prayer was neutral. It showed no sign of any benefit.
Prayer is the first thing wherewith a righteous life beginneth, and the last wherewith it doth end.
About all I can say for the United States Senate is that it opens with a prayer and closes with an investigation.
Pray often; for prayer is a shield to the soul, a sacrifice to God, and a scourge for Satan.
I used to think that prayer should have the first place and teaching the second. I now feel it would be truer to give prayer the first, second, and third places, and teaching the fourth.
The command has been to "go," but we have stayed - in body, gifts, prayer and influence. He has asked us to be witnesses unto the uttermost parts of the earth... but 99% of Christians have kept puttering around in the homeland.
Do not have your concert first, and then tune your instruments afterwards. Begin the day with the Word of God and prayer, and get first of all into harmony with Him.
He must move men through God -- by prayer,
I am in prayer. I am one hand, this Universe the other.
The torpid artist seeks inspiration at any cost, by virtue or by vice, by friend or by fiend, by prayer or by wine.
Our earnest prayer is that God will graciously vouchsafe prosperity, happiness, and peace to all our neighbors, and like blessings to all the peoples and powers of the earth
An authentic life is the most personal form of worship. Everyday life has become my prayer.
If you are a dreamer,come in. If you are a dreamer, a wisher, a liar, a hoper, a prayer, a magic-bean-buyer. If you're a pretender, come sit by my fire, for we have some flax-golden tales to spin. Come in! Come in!
Prayer is a wine which makes glad the heart of man
Fear drives the wretched to prayer
Prayer does not use up artificial energy, doesn't burn up any fossil fuel, doesn't pollute. Neither does song, neither does love, neither does the dance.
Prayer: the key of the day and the lock of the night
Prayer is a strong wall and fortress of the church; it is a goodly Christian weapon.
Prayer only from the mouth is no prayer
Trouble and perplexity drive me to prayer and prayer drives away perplexity and trouble.
The deepest life of nature is silent and obscure; so often the elements that move and mould society are the results of the sister's counsel and the mother's prayer.
It's the simplest properties that will help you clear yourself of negativity ... The profound power of a simple prayer. The strength of a deep breath. The gentle guidance of good music.