Prayer Quotes

Prayer is when you talk to God; meditation is when you listen to God.

Diana Robinson

In prayer it is better to have a heart without words than words without a heart.

Mahatma Gandhi

Courage is fear that has said its prayers.

Dorothy Bernard

Most people do not pray; they only beg.

George Bernard Shaw

Prayer is as natural an expression of faith as breathing is of life

Jonathan Edwards

Prayer is not an old woman's idle amusement. Properly understood and applied, it is the most potent instrument of action.

Mahatma Gandhi

Many people pray as if God were a big aspirin pill; they come only when they hurt.

B. Graham Dienert

Prayer is a confession of one's own unworthiness and weakness

Mahatma Gandhi

Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men! Do not pray for tasks equal to your powers. Pray for power equal to your tasks.

Phillip Brooks

I believe in prayer. It's the best way we have to draw strength from heaven.

Josephine Baker

God always answers our prayers, but sometimes the answer is no.


Whatever a man prays for, he prays for a miracle. Every prayer reduces itself to this: "Great God, grant that twice two be not four."

Ivan Turgenev

Prayer draws us near to our own souls.

Herman Melville

God has editing rights over our prayers. He will... edit them, correct them, bring them in line with His will and then hand them back to us to be resubmitted.

Stephen Crotts

Prayer is the language of a man burdened with a sense of need.

E.M. Bounds

Prayer may not change things for you, but it for sure changes you for things.

Samuel M. Shoemaker

The value of consistent prayer is not that He will hear us, but that we will hear Him.

William McGill

If the only prayer you ever say in your whole life is "thank you," that would suffice.

Meister Eckhart

When the gods wish to punish us, they answer our prayers.

Oscar Wilde

You can pray for someone even if you don't think God exists.

Real Live Preacher

You must pray that the way be long, full of adventures and experiences.

Constantine Peter Cavafy

Labor is the only prayer that Nature answers.

Robert Green Ingersoll

Common people do not pray, my lord: they only beg

George Bernard Shaw

These shadows look so thick to him and weigh him down so that when he finds they are shadows and that he can see through them, walk through them and be again in the sun, he is enormously delighted. And I am afraid I am just as delighted as he is.

L. Ron Hubbard

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Updated On : March 02, 2014
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