Worrying is praying for what you don't want.
— J. R. R. Tolkien
Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men.
— John F. Kennedy praying quote
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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
Pray that you will never have to bear all that you are able to endure.
— Yiddish Proverbs
Pray to understand what man has forgotten.
— praying quotation by American Indian Proverbs
When we talk to God, we're praying. When God talks to us, we're schizophrenic.
The wise man in the storm prays to God,
not for safety from danger, but for deliverance from fear.
Everybody needs beauty as
well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul.
Before you act, listen. Before you react, think. Before you spend, earn. Before you criticize, wait. Before you pray, forgive. Before you quit, try.
Prayer does not change God, but it changes him who prays.
I pray Thee, O God, that I may be beautiful within.
Pray as though everything depended on God. Work as though everything depended on you.
Always be joyful. Never stop praying. Be thankful in all circumstances.
that your loneliness may spur you into finding something to live for, great enough to die for.
The function of prayer is not to influence God, but rather to change the nature of the one who prays.
No man ever prayed heartily without learning something.
Don't pray for an easy life. Pray for the strength to endure a difficult one
When I pray, coincidences happen, and when I don't, they don't.
Pray for what you want, but work for what you need.
I do not pray for a lighter load, but for a stronger back.
If the only prayer you ever say is "thank you", that will be enough.
Never pray for justice, because you might get some.
So, please, oh please, we beg, we pray, go throw your TV set away, and in its place you can
install, a lovely bookcase on the wall.
What men usually ask for when they pray to God is, that two and two may not make four.
If the only prayer you said was "Thank you", that would be enough.
In my life, I have prayed but one prayer: oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.
We often want one thing and pray for another, not telling the truth even to the gods.
Why is it when we talk to God, we're praying, but when God talks to us, we're schizophrenic?
God answers all prayers. Sometimes the answer is no.
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.
I prayed for twenty
years but received no answer until I prayed with my legs.
Never be entirely idle; but either be reading, or writing, or praying or meditating or endeavoring something for the public good.
I pray that you all put your shoes way under the bed at night so that you gotta get on your knees in the morning to find them. And while you're down there thank God for grace and mercy and understanding.
When you pray for anyone you tend to modify your personal attitude toward him.
Faith moves mountains, but you have to keep pushing while you are praying.
When Death to either shall come -- I pray it be first to me.
What you cannot achieve with your efforts, you can achieve with prayer.
If thou shouldst never see my face again,Pray for my soul.
More things are wrought by prayerThan this world dreams of.
Twenty years a child; twenty years running wild; twenty years a mature man --and after that, praying.
In the morning of life, work; in the mid day give council; in the evening, pray.
Pray more, worry less
He that will learn to pray, let him go to sea.
I will listen to anyone's convictions, but pray keep your doubts to yourself.
Pray to God but continue to row to the shore.
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.