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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 Sayings about prayer

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

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 Ranal Currie about power

Never underestimate the amazing power of prayer. ⏤ Ranal Currie

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 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

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

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


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

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

Sir William Temple,

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

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

Martin Luther, monk

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

Francois FeNelon, clergyman

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

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

Soren Kierkegaard, philosopher

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

Charles Baudelaire, poet

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

Marcus Annaeus Seneca Seneca The Elder, rhetorician

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

Marcus Aurelius, emperor

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

Meister Eckhart, philosopher

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

Norman Vincent Peale, clergyman

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

George Herbert, poet

More tears are shed over answered prayers than unanswered ones.

Mother Theresa, saint

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


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

Kathleen Norris,

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

English Proverbs,

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.


Prayer moves the hand that moves the universe.


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

Ambrose Bierce, journalist

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

Ivan Illich, sociologist

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

Juvenal, poet

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

Voltaire, writer

Battering the gates of heaven with the storms of prayer.

Alfred Lord Tennyson, poet

Pray without ceasing. In everything give thanks. I Thessalonians


We know little of the things for which we pray.


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

Short prayers reach heaven.


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

Toby Keith, musician

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

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

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

Marcus Annaeus Seneca Seneca The Elder, rhetorician

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

Socrates, philosopher

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

Victor Hugo, author

Religion is in the heart, not in the knees.

Douglas William Jerrold, dramatist

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

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

Mark Twain, author

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


Music is a form of prayer.

Toru Takemitsu, composer

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

Doris Lessing, writer

Seven days without prayer makes one weak.


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

Loretta Young, actress

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

Saint Teresa of Avila, saint

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 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

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

Hippocrates, scientist

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

Prayer is a groan.

St. Jerome,

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

Michel de Montaigne, philosopher

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

Austin O'Malley, physicist

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

Mahatma Gandhi, activist

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


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

Benjamin Franklin, president

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

Martin Tupper,

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

Henry Ward Beecher, clergyman

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

I do believe in the power of prayer.

Geraldine Ferraro, politician

A prayer for the wild at heart kept in cages.

Tennessee Williams, dramatist

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

Stan Michalski,

Our thanks to God should always precede our requests.


Having soon discovered to be great, I must appear so, and therefore studiously avoided mixing in society, and wrapped myself in mystery, devoting my time to fasting and prayer.

Nat Turner, activist

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

George Macdonald, novelist

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

Dame Flora Robson,

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

Oscar Wilde, dramatist

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

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

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

To give pleasure to a single heart by a single act is better than a thousand heads bowing in prayer.

Mahatma Gandhi, activist

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

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,

Just pray for a tough hide and a tender heart.

Ruth Graham, celebrity

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

Andrew Murray,

Let everyone try and find that as a result of daily prayer he adds something new to his life, something with which nothing can be compared.

Mahatma Gandhi, activist

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,

I have not placed reading before praying because I regard it more important, but because, in order to pray aright, we must understand what we are praying for.

Angelina Grimke, activist

Most men pray for power, the strength to do things. Few people pray for love, the quality to be someone.

Robert D. Foster,

Cut your morning devotions into your personal grooming. You would not go out to work with a dirty face. Why start the day with the face of your soul unwashed?

Robert A. Cook,

Prayer is translation. A man translates himself into a child asking for all there is in a language he has barely mastered.

Leonard Cohen, musician

When a man has done all he can do, still there is a mighty, mysterious agency over which he needs influence to secure success. The one way he can reach it is by prayer.

Russel H. Conwell,

Common people do not pray; they only beg.

George Bernard Shaw, dramatist

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

Phillips Brooks, clergyman

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