75 Dear Lord Quotes To Inspire You

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The Most Famous Dear Lord Quotes (Best in 2024)

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You are my Lord, because You have no need of my goodness. — Saint Augustine

My heart I give you, Lord, eagerly and entirely. — John Calvin

I can make a lord, but only God can make a gentleman. — King James I

Lord, you are my lover, my longing, my flowing stream, my sun, and I am your reflection. — Mechthild of Magdeburg

Lord, teach me to know you, and to know myself. — Saint Augustine

Until we meet again, may the good Lord take a liking to you. — Roy Rogers

Dear God, please let him have heard me. Please. Please. If you're up there. Somewhere. — Malorie Blackman

Good friends, good whiskey, and good lovin', I want to thank you Lord. — Hank Williams, Jr.

When I have learned to love God better than my earthly dearest, I shall love my earthly dearest better than I do now. — C. S. Lewis

Friends are friends forever, if the Lord's the Lord of them. — Michael W. Smith

Short Dear Lord Quotes

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  • Dear Lord, what a madhouse the world is! — Leo Tolstoy
  • So let us love, dear Love, like as we ought; Love is the lesson which the Lord us taught. — Edmund Spenser
  • Dear Lord, I'm so grateful I'm still loved. — Vivien Leigh
  • Dear Lord, please show me everything I need to understand about forgiveness and surrender — Elizabeth Gilbert
  • And now, dear Lord, I cannot wait Because I have a luncheon date. — John Betjeman
  • My Lord, what love is this that pays so dearly. That I, the guilty one, may go free! — Graham Kendrick
  • Dear Lord. I give myself away. I've nothing else to give. — Isaac Watts
  • Perseverance, my dear Lord. Keeps honour bright. — William Shakespeare
  • Harvester might have a halo, but dear, sweet Lord, she was no angel in the sack. Awesome. — Larissa Ione
  • Lord Grantham: ‘My dear fellow. We all have chapters we would rather keep unpublished. — Jessica Fellowes

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Dear Lord, what a madhouse the world is! — Leo Tolstoy

Dear lord quote Hold dear to your parents for it is a scary and confusing world without them.
Hold dear to your parents for it is a scary and confusing world without them.

Dear God Quotes

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Is life so dear or peace so sweet as to be purchased at the price of chains and slavery? Forbid it, Almighty God! I know not what course others may take, but as for me, give me liberty, or give me death! — Patrick Henry

If I saw the gates of hell open and I stood on the brink of the abyss, I would not despair; I would not lose hope of mercy, because I would trust in you, my God. — Gemma Galgani

In the end, dear friend, it is always between us and God, not between us and them. — Mother Teresa

Dear lord quote Never lose hope, my dear heart, miracles dwell in the invisible.
Never lose hope, my dear heart, miracles dwell in the invisible.

My god how gentle you are with me in spite of my great ignorance and how merciful You are with me in spite of my ugly deeds — Ibn Ata Allah

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Dear me! I must be turning into a god. — Vespasian

Those who join the Carmelite Order are not lost to their near and dear ones, but have been won for them, because it is our vocation to intercede to God for everyone. — Edith Stein

Dear lord quote You're a diamond dear, they can't break you.
You're a diamond dear, they can't break you.

Dear God, please enlarge our hearts to love each other, to love our neighbor, to love our enemy as well as our friend. — Dorothy Day

Give us this day our daily Faith, but deliver us, dear God, from Belief. — Aldous Huxley

Dear Scarlett! You aren't helpless. Anyone as selfish and determined as you are is never helpless. God help the Yankees if they should get you." -Rhett Butler — Margaret Mitchell

To love God and neighbor is not something abstract, but profoundly concrete: it means seeing in every person and face of the Lord to be served, to serve him concretely. And you are, dear brothers and sisters, in the face of Jesus. — Pope Francis

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More Dear Lord Quotes

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Dear Lord, grant me the grace of wonder. Surprise me, amaze me, awe me in every crevice of your universe. Each day enrapture me with your marvelous things without number. ...I do not ask to see the reason for it all: I ask only to share the wonder of it all. — Abraham Joshua Heschel

Dear Lord, forgive me for all of the times I've compared myself to others. I know that You have hand-picked all of my qualities. Help me to see these things as beautiful reminders of Your great love in creating me as Your daughter. In Jesus' Name, Amen. — Lysa TerKeurst

Dear lord quote And the servant of the Lord must not strive; but be gentle u
And the servant of the Lord must not strive; but be gentle unto all men, apt to teach.

Dear Lord...shine through me, and be so in me that every soul I come in contact with may feel Your presence in my soul...Let me thus praise You in the way You love best, by shining on those around me. — John Henry Newman

Dear brothers and sisters, after the great Pope John Paul II, the cardinals have elected me - a simple, humble worker in the vineyard of the Lord. — Pope Benedict XVI

Dear lord quote I can spend hours watching and listening to Mother Nature. S
I can spend hours watching and listening to Mother Nature. She is a dear friend.

Dear Lord; we beg but one boon more: Peace in the hearts of all men living, peace in the whole world this Thanksgiving. — Joseph Auslander

Lord Aberdeen was quite touched when I told him I was so attached to the dear, dear Highlands and missed the fine hills so much. There is a great peculiarity about the Highlands and Highlanders; and they are such a chivalrous, fine, active people. — Queen Victoria

Dear Lord, I've been asked, nay commanded, to thank Thee for the Christmas turkey before us... a turkey which was no doubt a lively, intelligent bird... a social being... capable of actual affection... nuzzling its young with almost human- like compassion. Anyway, it's dead and we're gonna eat it. Please give our respects to its family. — Berkeley Breathed

Dear God, Please send to me the spirit of Your peace. Then send, dear Lord, the spirit of peace from me to all the world. Amen. — Marianne Williamson

Among the many signs of a lively faith and hope we have in eternal life, one of the surest is not being overly sad at the death of those whom we dearly love in our Lord. — Ignatius of Loyola

If you truthfully can say without a doubt within your heart Dear Lord, Thy will be done, and God knows best! — John McLeod

It is not the deed we do Though the deed be never so fair, But the love that the dear Lord looketh for, Hidden with lovely care In the heart of the deed so fair. — Christina Rossetti

Dear Lord, I pray that my place will never be with the cold, timid souls who do not compete yet criticize, for they never know or feel success or failure. — Bob Stoops

I am not writing to try and convert people to fundamental Christianity. I am just trying to share my experience, strength and hope, that someone who is as messed up and neurotic and scarred and scared can be fully accepted by our dear Lord, no questions asked. — Anne Lamott

Day by day, dear Lord, of thee three things I pray: to see thee more clearly, love thee more dearly, follow thee more nearly, day by day. — Richard of Chichester

Behold how all those people are merchants who shun great sins and would like to be good and do good deeds in God's honour, such as fasts, vigils, prayers, and similar good deeds of all kinds. They do all these things so that our Lord may give them something, or so that God may do something dear to them. All these people are merchants. — Meister Eckhart

God come save the youth, Ain't nothin else to do but have faith in you, Dear Lord I live the life of a Thug, hope you understand Forgive me for my mistakes, I gotta play my hand. — Tupac Shakur

Pay attention, my young friends: to go against the current; this is good for the heart, but we need courage to swim against the tide. ... We Christians were not chosen by the Lord for little things; push onwards toward the highest principles. Stake your lives on noble ideals, my dear young people! — Pope Francis

But that wasn't fancy enough for Lord Byron, oh dear me no, he had to invent a lot of figures of speech and then interpolate them, With the result that whenever you mention Old Testament soldiers to people they say Oh yes, they're the ones that a lot of wolves dressed up in gold and purple ate them. — Ogden Nash

I thank you, dear Brothers, for preaching the love of Christ and exhorting your people to tolerance, respect and love of their brothers and sisters and of all persons. In this way you exercise the prophetic ministry that the Lord has entrusted to the Church, and in particular to the Successors of the Apostles (cf. Pastores Gregis, 26). — Pope Benedict XVI

As a teenage daughter hears her sweet mother plead unto the Lord that her daughter will be inspired in the selection of her companions, that she will prepare herself for a temple marriage, don't you believe that such a daughter will seek to honor this humble, pleading petition of her mother, whom she so dearly loves? — Thomas S. Monson

I don't think Hollywood per se is supposed to be taken seriously, otherwise, dear Lord, that would be frightening. — Brittany Murphy

Good name in man and woman, dear my lord, Is the immediate jewel of their souls: Who steals my purse steals trash; ’tis something, nothing; ’twas mine, ’tis his, and has been slave to thousands; But he that filches from me my good name Robs me of that which not enriches him, And makes me poor indeed. — William Shakespeare

The Lord's supper is memorative, and so it has the nature and use of a pledge or token of love, left by a dying to a dear surviving friend. — John Flavel

Eternal Father, I offer You the Body and Blood, Soul and Divinity of Your dearly beloved Son, Our Lord Jesus Christ, in atonement for our sins and those of the whole world. — Divine

The English, the plain English, of the politest address of a gentleman to a lady is, I am now, dear Madam, your humble servant: Pray be so good as to let me be your Lord and Master. — Samuel Richardson

The dear Lord has favored us with a share of His cross. The greatest and undoubtedly the hardest to bear is the lack of success in our work here. If a saint had been in charge, all would have gone well. — Rose Philippine Duchesne

With warning hand I mark Time's rapid flight, From Life's glad morning to its solemn night; Yet, through the dear Lord's love, I also show There's light above me by the shade I throw. — John Greenleaf Whittier

There is a green hill far away, Without a city wall, Where the dear Lord was crucified, Who died to save us all. — Cecil Frances Alexander

Dear young people, do not be afraid of making decisive choices in life. Have faith; the Lord will not abandon you! — Pope Francis

The trouble with you, dear, is that you think an angel of the Lord as a creature with wings, whereas he is probably a scruffy little man with a bowler hat. — Josephine Tey

Dear God, I don't want to have invented my faith to satisfy my weakness. I don't want to have created God to my own image as they're so fond of saying. Please give me the necessary grace, oh Lord, and please don't let it be as hard to get as Kafka made it. — Flannery O'Connor

Do not despair, dear heart, but come to the Lord with all your jagged wounds, black bruises, and running sores. He alone can heal, and He delights to do it. It is our Lord's office to bind up the brokenhearted, and He is gloriously at home at it. — Charles Spurgeon

Have confidence in prayer. It is the unfailing power which God has given us. By means of it you will obtain the salvation of the dear souls whom God has given you and all your loved ones." Ask and you shall receive," Our Lord said. Be yourself with the good Lord. — Peter Julian Eymard

I am no king, and I am no lord, And I am no soldier at-arms, said he. I'm none but a harper, and a very poor harper, That am come hither to wed with ye. If you were a lord, you should be my lord, And the same if you were a thief, said she. And if you are a harper, you shall be my harper, For it makes no matter to me, to me, For it makes no matter to me. But what if it prove that I am no harper? That I lied for your love most monstrously? Why, then I'll teach you to play and sing, For I dearly love a good harp, said she. — Peter S. Beagle

And then the dear Lord will take us to the new earth, surrounded by the new Heaven, and the holy New Jerusalem will come down from God out of Heaven. Then we will have an end of pain and sorrow and crying and death. All these, thank God, will be forever done! And then God Himself will wipe away our tears. — John R. Rice

My dear, dear Lord, The purest treasure mortal times afford Is spotless reputation; that away Men are but gilded loan or painted clay... Mine honor is my life; both grow in one; Take honor from me, and my life is done. — William Shakespeare

Here, my dear Lucy, hide these books. Quick, quick! Fling Peregrine Pickle under the toilette --throw Roderick Random into the closet --put The Innocent Adultery into The Whole Duty of Man; thrust Lord Aimworth under the sofa! cram Ovid behind the bolster; there --put The Man of Feeling into your pocket. Now for them. — Richard Brinsley Sheridan

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