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Picture quote by Sayings about prayer

Prayer is when you talk to god, meditation is when god talks to you. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Eckhart Tolle about pray

If the only prayer you ever say is "thank you", that will be enough. ⏤ Eckhart Tolle

Picture quote by Kirk Douglas about belief

God answers all prayers. Sometimes the answer is no. ⏤ Kirk Douglas

Picture quote by Meister Eckhart about good

If the only prayer you said was "Thank you", that would be enough. ⏤ Meister Eckhart

Picture quote by Sri Sri Ravi Shankar about pray

What you cannot achieve with your efforts, you can achieve with prayer. ⏤ Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

Picture quote by Mark Twain about profanity

Under certaion circumstances, profanity provides a relief denied even to prayer. ⏤ Mark Twain

Picture quote by Eckhart Tolle about thanks

If the only prayer you ever say is "Thank you", that will be enough. ⏤ Eckhart Tolle

Picture quote by Ranal Currie about power

Never underestimate the amazing power of prayer. ⏤ Ranal Currie

Picture quote by Mahatma Gandhi about prayer

Prayer is the key of the morning and bolt of the evening. ⏤ Mahatma Gandhi

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Prayer is more than meditation. In meditation, the source of strength is one's self. When one prays, he goes to a source of strength greater than his own.

Madame de Stael, writer

Pray that you will never have to bear all that you are able to endure.

Yiddish Proverbs,

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

Josephine Baker, dancer

Prayer does not change God, but it changes him who prays.

Soren Kierkegaard, philosopher

God, our Creator, has stored within our minds and personalities, great potential strength and ability. Prayer helps us tap and develop these powers.

A. P. J. Abdul Kalam, president

Prayer is the key of the morning and the bolt of the evening.

Mahatma Gandhi, activist

When we take one step toward to God, he takes seven steps toward us.


There are more tears shed over answered prayers than over unanswered prayers.

Teresa of Avila,

Pray as though everything depended on God. Work as though everything depended on you.

Saint Augustine, philosopher

When I pray, coincidences happen, and when I don't, they don't.

Sir William Temple,

Pray for what you want, but work for what you need.


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.

Margaret Mead, scientist

Why is it when we talk to God, we're praying, but when God talks to us, we're schizophrenic?

Lily Tomlin, actress

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

John Bunyan, clergyman

The man who says his evening prayer is a captain posting his sentinels. He can sleep.

Charles Baudelaire, poet

To be a Christian without prayer is no more possible than to be alive without breathing.

Martin Luther, monk

When prayer removes distrust and doubt and enters the field of mental certainty, it becomes faith; and the universe is built on faith.

Ernest Holmes, theologian

How rare it is to find a soul quiet enough to hear God speak.

Francois FeNelon, clergyman

The function of prayer is not to influence God, but rather to change the nature of the one who prays.

Soren Kierkegaard, philosopher

Do not make prayer a monologue -- make it a conversation.


Prayer is more than meditation. In meditation the source of strength is one's self. When one prays he goes to a source of strength greater than his own.

Chiang Kai-shek, soldier

If thou shouldst never see my face again,Pray for my soul. More things are wrought by prayerThan this world dreams of.

Alfred Lord Tennyson, poet

The sexual embrace can only be compared with music and with prayer.

Marcus Aurelius, emperor

We often want one thing and pray for another, not telling the truth even to the gods.

Marcus Annaeus Seneca Seneca The Elder, rhetorician

When you pray for anyone you tend to modify your personal attitude toward him.

Norman Vincent Peale, clergyman

More tears are shed over answered prayers than unanswered ones.

Mother Theresa, saint

If the only prayer you ever say in your entire life is thank you, it will be enough.

Meister Eckhart, philosopher

Prayer should be the key of the day and the lock of the night.

George Herbert, poet

Prayer is a passport to heaven. Your communication with God.


Whatsoever we beg of God, let us also work for it.

Jeremy Taylor, clergyman

There are many things that are essential to arriving at true peace of mind, and one of the most important is faith, which cannot be acquired without prayer.

John Wooden, coach

Prayer moves the hand that moves the universe.


Prayer is not asking for what you think you want, but asking to be changed in ways you can't imagine.

Kathleen Norris,

The best way to obtain truth and wisdom is not to ask from books, but to go to God in prayer, and obtain divine teaching.

Joseph Smith, Jr., clergyman

Pray to God but continue to row to the shore.


Ask God for what man can give, and you may get it.

English Proverbs,

Pray: To ask the laws of the universe to be annulled on behalf of a single petitioner confessedly unworthy.

Ambrose Bierce, journalist

Appreciation is the highest form of prayer, for it acknowledges the presence of good wherever you shine the light of your thankful thoughts.

Alan Cohen, businessman

Battering the gates of heaven with the storms of prayer.

Alfred Lord Tennyson, poet

Your prayer must be for a sound mind in a sound body.

Juvenal, poet

Short prayers reach heaven.


We know little of the things for which we pray.


Pray without ceasing. In everything give thanks. I Thessalonians


There is no greater distance than that between a man in prayer and God.

Ivan Illich, sociologist

My prayer to God is a very short one: O Lord, make my enemies look ridiculous! God has granted it.

Voltaire, writer

Under certain circumstances, profanity provides a relief denied even to prayer.

Mark Twain, author

A simple grateful thought turned heavenwards is the most perfect prayer.

Doris Lessing, writer

I believe that prayer is our powerful contact with the greatest force in the universe.

Loretta Young, actress

Music is a form of prayer.

Toru Takemitsu, composer

Prayer is not asking. It is a longing of the soul. It is daily admission of one's weakness. It is better in prayer to have a heart without words than words without a heart.

Mahatma Gandhi, activist

Spiritual favors are not always to be looked for, and not always to be relied on.

Amelia E. Barr,

Prayer is a thought, a belief, a feeling, arising within the mind of the one praying.

Ernest Holmes, theologian

Our prayers should be for blessings in general, for God knows best what is good for us.

Socrates, philosopher

Do not ask for what you will wish you had not got.

Marcus Annaeus Seneca Seneca The Elder, rhetorician

Certain thoughts are prayers. There are moments when, whatever be the attitude of the body, the soul is on its knees.

Victor Hugo, author

My mom taught us the Serenity Prayer at a young age.

Toby Keith, musician

When I was a kid I used to pray every night for a new bicycle. Then I realized that the Lord doesn't work that way, so I stole one and asked Him to forgive me.

Emo Philips, comedian

I close my eyes, then I drift away, into the magic night I softly say. A silent prayer, like dreamers do, then I fall asleep to dream my dreams of you.

Roy Orbison, musician

Religion is in the heart, not in the knees.

Douglas William Jerrold, dramatist

Seven days without prayer makes one weak.


So I tell you, whatever you ask for in prayer, believe that you have received it, and it will be yours.


About all I can say for the United States Senate is that it opens with a prayer and closes with an investigation.

Will Rogers, actor

Prayer is the slender nerve that moves the muscle of omnipotence.

Martin Tupper,

Don't put people down, unless it's on your prayer list.

Stan Michalski,

A prayer for the wild at heart kept in cages.

Tennessee Williams, dramatist

Our thanks to God should always precede our requests.


Basically, I'm for anything that gets you through the night - be it prayer, tranquilizers or a bottle of Jack Daniels.

Frank Sinatra, musician

To give thanks in solitude is enough. Thanksgiving has wings and goes where it must go. Your prayer knows much more about it than you do.

Victor Hugo, author

There are few men who dare to publish to the world the prayers they make to Almighty God.

Michel de Montaigne, philosopher

I do believe in the power of prayer.

Geraldine Ferraro, politician

Prayer indeed is good, but while calling on the gods a man should himself lend a hand.

Hippocrates, scientist

Practical prayer is harder on the soles of your shoes than on the knees of your trousers.

Austin O'Malley, physicist

Prayer is a groan.

St. Jerome,

But if it were I, I would appeal to God; I would lay my cause before Him. He performs wonders that cannot be fathomed, miracles that cannot be counted. Job 5:8-9


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

Mahatma Gandhi, activist

Work as if you were to live a hundred years. Pray as if you were to die tomorrow.

Benjamin Franklin, president

Heaven grant that the burden you carry may have as easy an exit as it had an entrance. Prayer To A Pregnant Woman

Desiderius Erasmus, philosopher

It is not well for a man to pray cream and live skim milk.

Henry Ward Beecher, clergyman

For prayer is nothing else than being on terms of friendship with God.

Saint Teresa of Avila, saint

If the only prayer you said was thank you, that would be enough.

Meister Eckhart, philosopher

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

Jonathan Edwards, clergyman

Who prays for Satan? Who, in 1,800 years, has had the common humanity to pray for the one sinner that needed it most?

Mark Twain, author

The real end of prayer is not so much to get this or that single desire granted, as to put human life into full and joyful conformity with the will of God.

Charles Bent, politician

Anything large enough for a wish to light upon, is large enough to hang a prayer upon.

George Macdonald, novelist

Each heartfelt prayer, each Church meeting attended, each worthy friend, each righteous decision, each act of service perfomed all precede that goal of eternal life.

Thomas S. Monson, clergyman

We turn to God for help when our foundations are shaking, only to learn that it is God who is shaking them.

Charles C. West,

Prayer should be short, without giving God Almighty reasons why he should grant this, or that; he knows best what is good for us.

John Selden, statesman

Pray till prayer makes you forget your own wish, and leave it or merge it in God's will.

Frederick William Robertson, clergyman

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

Oscar Wilde, dramatist

Prayer and practice is good rhyme.

Scottish Proverbs,

Praying without ceasing is not ritualized, nor are there even words. It is a constant state of awareness of oneness with God.

Peace Pilgrim, activist

Ask God's blessing on your work, but don't ask him to do it for you.

Dame Flora Robson,

Prayer means that the total you is praying. Your whole being reaches out to God, and God reaches down to you.

E. Stanley Jones, theologian

Your cravings as a human animal do not become a prayer just because it is God whom you ask to attend to them.

Dag Hammarskjold, diplomat

Prayer is aligning ourselves with the purposes of God.

E. Stanley Jones, theologian

Take God for your spouse and friend and walk with him continually, and you will not sin and will learn to love, and the things you must do will work out prosperously for you.

Saint John of the Cross,

It is good to pray for the repair of mistakes, but praying earlier would keep us from making so many. When puzzled, go to prayer and listen.

J. C. Macaulay,

The romantic embrace can only be compared with music and with prayer.

Havelock Ellis, psychologist

We are to be shut out from men, and shut in with God.

Andrew Murray,

Sometimes the most important thing in a whole day is the rest we take between two deep breaths, or the turning inwards in prayer for five short minutes.

Etty Hillesum, lawyer

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