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Prayer Quotes


These are some of the best 'Prayer' quotations and sayings.

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"Never think that God's delays are God's denials." - True prayer always receives what it asks, or something better.

"Oh, God, if I were sure I were to die tonight I would repent at once." It is the commonest prayer in all languages.

"Prayer," says St. Jerome, "is a groan." Ah! our groans are prayers as well. The very cry of distress is an involuntary appeal to that invisible Power whose aid the soul invokes.

'Mr. President, I am praying for you. 'Which way, Senator?'

'Tis heaven alone that is given away; it is only God may be had for the asking.

A Chinese Christian prayed every day .... "Lord, reform Thy world, beginning with me."

A generous prayer is never presented in vain; the petition may be refused, but the petitioner is always, I believe, rewarded by some gracious visitation.

A good man's prayers will from the deepest dungeon climb heaven's height, and bring a blessing down.

A humble and contrite heart knows that it can merit nothing before God, and that all that is necessary is to be reconciled to one's helplessness and let our holy and almighty God care for us, just as an infant surrenders himself to his mother's care.

A little lifting of the heart suffices; a little remembrance of God, one act of inward worship are prayers which, however short, are nevertheless acceptable to God.

A man's state before God may always be measured by his prayers.

A prayer, in its simplest definition, is merely a wish turned heavenward.

A sensible thanksgiving for mercies received is a mighty prayer in the Spirit of God. It prevails with Him unspeakably.

A wicked man in prayer may lift up his hands, but he cannot lift up his face.

Abiding fully means praying much.

All the duties of religion are eminently solemn and venerable in the eyes of children. But none will so strongly prove the sincerity of the parent; none so powerfully awaken the reverence of the child; none so happily recommend the instruction he receives, as family devotions, particularly those in which petitions for the children occupy a distinguished place.

All the prayers in the Scripture you will find to be reasoning with God, not a multitude of words heaped together.

All those football coaches who hold dressing-room prayers before a game should be forced to attend church once a week.

Always look for ways to act upon the faith you display in your prayers.

Amazing things start happening when we start praying!


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