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Prayers Quotes

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Courage is fear that has said its prayers.
- Karl Barth

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It is necessary to help others,
not only in our prayers,
but in our daily lives.
If we find we cannot help others,
the least we can do is to desist from harming them.
- Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama

We are all connected to everyone and everything in the universe.
Therefore, everything one does as an individual affects the whole.
All thoughts, words, images, prayers, blessings,
and deeds are listened to by all that is.
- Serge Kahili King

Conversations with God are very different
from the usual nature of prayer.
Prayers are commonly only in one direction -
the one praying speaks and hopes God is listening.
Prayers also tend to focus on asking
for specific things or outcomes one wants,
rather than seeking to better understand the mind of God.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

 

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

In my prayers I never said I needed a home.
I said I wanted a sanctuary.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

If God listened to the prayers of men,
all men would quickly have perished:
for they are forever praying for evil against one another.
- Epicurus

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I remember my mother's prayers and they have always followed me.
They have clung to me all my life.
- Abraham Lincoln

The only time my prayers are never answered is on the golf course.
- Billy Graham

Expect to have hope rekindled.
Expect your prayers to be answered in wondrous ways.
The dry seasons in life do not last.
The spring rains will come again.
- Sarah Ban Breathnach

Cease to think that the decrees of the gods can be changed by prayers.
- Virgil

I have lived to thank God that all my prayers have not been answered.
- Jean Ingelow

I grew up a Catholic and I don't want to talk badly
about the Catholic Church but there's a lot of routine stuff going on.
You say the same prayers, you sit, you kneel,
whatever.
- Bernhard Langer

The best prayers have often more groans than words.
- John Buchan

Prayers were held in Assembly Hall.
We all perched in rows on wooden benches while teachers
sat up on the platform in armchairs,
facing us.
- Roald Dahl

I've found that prayers work best when you have big players.
- Knute Rockne

My desk drawer is filled with all kinds of prayers.
- Geraldine Ferraro

God answers sharp and sudden on some prayers,
And thrusts the thing we have prayed for in our face,
A gauntlet with a gift in it.
- Elizabeth Barrett Browning

The fact that the Lord can work and act even with insufficient means consoles me,
and above all I entrust myself to your prayers.
- Pope Benedict XVI

I foresee the day when we shall read nothing but telegrams and prayers.
- Emile M. Cioran

Make your goals big and broad enough so that they never
become answered prayers and boomerang to curse you.
- Doug Coupland

Courage is just fear, plus prayers, plus understanding.
- Edward Albert

Bernard always had a few prayers in the hall and some
whiskey afterwards as he was rather pious.
- Daisy Ashford

But no nation can base its survival and development
on luck and prayers alone while its leadership fritters
away every available opportunity for success and concrete achievement.
- Ibrahim Babangida

To all my little Hulkamaniacs, say your prayers,
take your vitamins and you will never go wrong.
- Hulk Hogan

It is in vain to expect our prayers to be heard,
if we do not strive as well as pray.
- Aesop

Prayers not felt by us are seldom heard by God.
- Philip Henry

Poetry was invented as an mnemonic device to enable
people to remember their prayers.
- Peter Davison

Please know that my thoughts and prayers,
as well as those of many, many others here in Alabama and around the country,
are with each of you during this time.
- Jo Bonner

Many of our prayers were not answered,
and for this we are now grateful.
- William Feather

I never force myself to be devout except when I feel so inspired,
and never compose hymns of prayers unless I feel within
me real and true devotion.
- Franz Schubert

Some of God's greatest gifts are unanswered prayers.
- Garth Brooks

If you get down and quarell everyday,
you're saying prayers to the devil, I say.
- Bob Marley

God does say He will graciously entertain our prayers.
He says that if we exercise faith, and if our request
is in accordance with His will,
He will hear us.
- Walter Martin

It is not only our duty to pray for others,
but also to desire the prayers of others for ourselves.
- William Gurnall

Basically I say a few prayers before a game and let that direct me,
not superstitions.
- Brian McBride

I began to pray those same fervent prayers,
lying in bed at night, hoping to see a scroll unrolled
from the ceiling with a message from God just for me.
- James Green Somerville

Every year we celebrate the holy season of Advent,
O God.
Every year we pray those beautiful prayers of longing and waiting,
and sing those lovely songs of hope and promise.
- Karl Rahner

Those whose lives were lost on September 11 will remain
in our thoughts and prayers forever.
- Vito Fossella

If I were dammed of body and soul, I know whose prayers would make me whole,
mother o' mine o mother o' mine.
- Rudyard Kipling

The prayers of cowards fortune spurns.
- Ovid

I desire an special interest in your prayers that my
faith fail not in the day of adversity.
- John Hawley

The object of most prayers is to wangle an advance on good intentions.
- Robert Brault

The prayers of a lover are more imperious than the
menaces of the whole world.
- George Sand

But I used to have a bit of a gambling problem.
And that would have been the answer to my prayers.
It got worse when I started playing this character,
too.
- Fisher Stevens

I am acutely aware that you have not elected me as
your President by your ballots,
so I ask you to confirm me with your prayers.
- Gerald R. Ford

Our hearts and prayers go out to the people in London and in Egypt.
We're very concerned about it.
We are providing our expertise to aid in the investigation in London.
- Alberto Gonzales

Pray for the angry,
but express your prayers and intentions silently.
Saying openly to an angry person,
"I pray for you to receive inner-peace."
is almost certain to provoke an even angrier reaction.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The desire is thy prayers; and if thy desire is without ceasing,
thy prayer will also be without ceasing.
The continuance of your longing is the continuance of your prayer.
- Saint Augustine

I write quite a lot of sonnets, and I think of them almost as prayers:
short and memorable,
something you can recite.
- Carol Ann Duffy

Thank you to all for your prayers and good wishes.
It gave me the strength to persevere and warmed my heart.
- Steven Cojocaru

It is good for us to keep some account of our prayers,
that we may not unsay them in our practice.
- Matthew Henry

It takes me forever to say my prayers these days,
but I don't care, because this time around,
I want to make sure God doesn't have to do any guesswork.
- Terry McMillan

There are more tears shed over answered prayers than over unanswered prayers.
- Saint Teresa of Avila

Like many Americans my thoughts and prayers are with the people of London.
My deepest sympathies are extended to those who lost
a loved one in the recent terror attacks.
- Doc Hastings

We can never know for certain where our prayers are likely to go,
nor from whom the answers will come.
Just when we think we are at our nearest to God,
we could be assisting the Devil.
- Norman Mailer

And for anyone who ever thought that Ellen and I broke
it off because of sexuality,
you couldn't be more mistaken.
And for anyone who thought my mother's prayers had
anything to do with me marrying a man,
forget it.
- Anne Heche

Thank you for the sacrifices you and your families are making.
Our Vietnam Veterans have taught us that no matter
what are positions may be on policy,
as Americans and patriots, we must support all of our
soldiers with our thoughts and our prayers.
- Zack Wamp

The unworthy successor of Peter who desires to benefit
from the immeasurable wealth of Christ feels the great need of your assistance,
your prayers, your sacrifice, and he most humbly asks this of you.
- Pope John Paul II

Never was a faithful prayer lost.
Some prayers have a longer voyage than others,
but then they return with their richer lading at last,
so that the praying soul is a gainer by waiting for an answer.
- William Gurnall

I still held fast to my determination to become a minister;
it still seemed to me that that was my duty.
I had pledged myself, in my prayers I had given my word to God.
How could I therefore break my vow?
- Pierre Loti

I also pray for favor and His anointing on my life
and ministry that I might have spiritual blessing when I minister to people.
They're my principal prayers; I don't have a prayer list that I go down.
- Pat Robertson

Inaudible prayers, particularly of the Canon,
which at first don't seem to have anything to do with music,
end up being a very important part of the aesthetic
of the traditional structure of the Mass.
- Richard Morris

As I prepare for this next phase in my life,
I ask that people continue to offer the prayers that
have protected me thus far.
I also pray that I will always see those who are not
seen and easy to forget in the hustle and bustle of Washington politics.
- Artur Davis

One of the misperceptions that exists in the Muslim world,
which needs to be fixed, is the perception that Muslims in America are -
are - are living in -
in very,
very, very bad circumstances.
They cannot practice religion freely.
It is not the truth at all.
The fact is, we are practicing.
We fast, we pray, we do our prayers.
- Feisal Abdul Rauf

I really feel like life will dictate itself.
You should allow it to unfold as naturally as possible.
Just go with the flow.
When you're really desperate, you say a few prayers and hope for the best.
That's the way I've always lived my life.
- Shania Twain

And it is to rock the soul and lead the person to immorality,
corruption - to forget their prayers,
to forget their God.
And thus the world has partaken of the spirit of the Negro race,
accepting their ways.
- Warren Jeffs

President Bush, Secretary of State Rice,
and several cabinet level officials have visited Alabama's
Gulf Coast in recent days to tour the devastation and
to offer their continuing support and prayers for everyone affected by the storm.
- Jo Bonner

You often feel that your prayers scarcely reach the ceiling;
but,
oh, get into this humble spirit by considering how good the Lord is,
and how evil you all are, and then prayer will mount
on wings of faith to heaven.
- Charles Simeon

If the only prayer you said in your whole life was,
Thank you, that would suffice.
- Meister Eckhart

God grant me the serenity
To accept the things I cannot change;
the courage to change the things I can;
and the wisdom to know the difference.
- Reinhold Niebuhr (Serenity Prayer)


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