Quotation Explorer - 'Pray'

I think it's fair to say that I don't pick up languages. If anything, I roll around in them gracelessly and pray that something sticks. - Elizabeth Little
Lying in my bed, I pray for a dreamless sleep... but if I am to dream, I want to dream of her. - E.L. James
PRAY, v. To ask that the laws of the universe be annulled in behalf of a single petitioner confessedly unworthy. - Ambrose Bierce
One must pray first, but afterwards one must help oneself. God does not care for cowards.--"Wanda - Ouida
When you are standing in the middle of a storm you have two choices: Pray to God that it goes away. Or, start praying to God that he gives you the wisdom to figure out why you're standing in the middle of a storm. - Shannon L. Alder
Pray to God, but row towards shore. - Lee Ezell
It is better to pray about everything than worry about nothing. - Lailah Gifty Akita
And please punish Jenny. You could strike her dead. Amen. Jenny blinked. I’m no expert on this, but… are you supposed to pray for someone to be struck dead? - Maggie Osborne
You pray and nothing happens. You pray and nothing happens.You pray and nothing happens.You pray; - and something is bound to happen!. - Kunle Olusegun-Emmanuel
You've captured my flag but I captured your imagination. It's true you regulate what I grow, regulate what i know, and to pray or to play I got to pay you a fee, pero we both know that you wish you could dance like me. - Vincent Torres
You pray in your distress and in your need; would that you might also pray in the fullness of your joy and in your days of abundance. - Kahlil Gibran
People around us are two types Friends and Frenemies,Adapt with the first type and pray for the second. - Mohammed Sekouty
I will not pray for health or wealth or splendor; I will pray for a higher consciousness. - Debasish Mridha
Without the knowledge of the Scriptures, we fail to pray effectively. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Pray sensibly.Pray scrupulously.Pray selflessly.Pray seriously. - Matshona Dhliwayo
In parts of the world, people still pray in the streets. In this country they're called pedestrians. - Gloria Pitzer
You must pray that the way be long, full of adventures and experiences. - Constantine Peter Cavafy
So we must daily keep things wound: that is, we must pray when prayer seems dry as dust; we must write when we are physically tired, when our hearts are heavy, when our bodies are in pain. - Madeleine L'Engle
I close my eyes and I can see a better day. I close my eyes and pray - Justin Bieber
Be patient and pray for God will make a way. - Chris Burkmenn
We yearn for opportunities, we pray for opportunities and we seek for opportunities. The good news is that we meet opportunities. The bad news is that we miss the opportunities only to come to a later realization of missed opportunities. - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
We never know how God will answer our prayers, but we can expect that He will get us involved in His plan for the answer. If we are true intercessors, we must be ready to take part in God’s work on behalf of the people for whom we pray. - Corrie ten Boom
... I told him I was so happy that I had nothing else to pray for. 'Why,'says I, I've got prayers to sell. - Sandra Dallas
As prayer without faith is but a beating of the air, so trust without prayer [is] but a presumptuous bravado. He that promises to give, and bids us trust His promises, commands us to pray, and expects obedience to his commands. He will give, but not without our asking. - Thomas Lye
If you are religious, pray. If you are philosophical, contemplate. If you are spiritual, meditate. - John K. Brown
Patience is a fruit of the spirit that grows only under trial. It is useless to pray for patience. Well, actually I encourage you to pray for patience, but I'll tell you what you'll get TRIALS! - Joyce Meyer
The Word is light and the Holy Spirit is oxygen; to pray is to see and breathe. - Gangai Victor
The wish to pray is a prayer in itself. - Georges Bernanos
I don't pray really, because I don't want to bore God. - Orson Welles
As a subconscious attempt to add meaning or purpose to their life: The unemployed pray for a job; the retired pray for grandchildren. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
If you like pray like a praying mantis or fast like a faxing machine, if you have no faith, you are just wasting your time and energy. - Ifeanyi Enoch Onuoha
And I'd pray for them. And I'd imagine peace they couldn't expect and couldn't account for descending on their illness or their quarreling or their dreams. - Marilynne Robinson
Do not focus on the problem. Pray for strength to persevere. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Pray as though everything depends on God. And work as if everything depends on you. - Augustine of Hippo
Never pray for just a beautiful and sexy partner, but pray for that who fear God. That he/she will not sin against his God. - Nana cwame Aboagye
More people have died in the name of religion than have ever died of cancer. And we try to cure cancer... What makes us take up arms against those who pray to the same God with different words? - Chuck Austen
Prayer is not a court hearing, so when you pray don't aim to prove before God how others wronged you; because He knows every heart already. - Gugu Mona
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.Then the doing of your work shall be no miracle, but you shall be the miracle. - Phillips Brooks
I pray for all of us, oppressor and friend,that together we may succeed in building a better worldthrough human understanding and love,and that in doing so we may reducethe pain and suffering of all sentient beings. - Dalai Lama XIV
Jesus said when you pray say "Our Father which art in heaven." He did not say "Our Judge which art in heaven". #grace #gospel - John Paul Warren
Play More, Pray More; Get More, Give More…Live More! - RVM
If my eyes have pain, I close them; If my body aches, I rest it; If my heart breaks, I mend it; If my soul is lost, I pray for it - Jeremy Aldana
Prayer lets God do what he does best. Take a pebble & kill a Goliath. Take the common, make it spectacular! Pray & see what He can do. - Max Lucado
Have a dream or vision? Keep striving toward it, never give up on it, pray about it and ask God to bless it. And no matter who doesn't believe or understand it, it's because it’s not for them, it's for YOU. - Pauline Seaport
When I cannot read, when I cannot think, when I cannot even pray, I can trust. - James Hudson Taylor
I pray every single moment of my life; not on my knees but with my work. My prayer is to lift women to equality with men. Work and worship are one with me. - Susan B. Anthony
It's so much easier to pray for a bore than to go and see one. - C. S. Lewis
I pray moms will use ... [my] book[s] as a reference to arm themselves with God's grace and His Word to break away from the enemy's bondage and begin to experience peace and freedom in their homeschool journeys right away. - Tamara L. Chilver
Those who worry stumble long The Way.Those who pray have no time to stray. - Errol Anthony Smythe
Do good or bad people will always have something to say; be happy or sad you will always have a reason to pray - Wrushank Sorte
Play More, Pray More; Get More, Give More…Live More! - - RVM
I pray thee cease thy counsel, Which falls into mine ears as profitless as water in a sieve. - William Shakespeare
God is looking for people to use, and if you can get usable, he will wear you out. The most dangerous prayer you can pray is this: 'Use me. - Rick Warren
If we do not feel like praying, then we should pray until we do feel like praying. - Ezra Taft Benson
Pray more, worry less. - Surgeo Bell
More than any other time in history, mankind faces a crossroads. One path leads to despair and utter hopelessness. The other, to total extinction. Let us pray we have the wisdom to choose correctly. - Woody Allen
Pray you now, forget and forgive. - William Shakespeare
Cheer up, love. Have faith it will get better, and if it don’t, well darlin’ that is what your knees are for. Pray pray pray. - Jennifer Megan Varnadore
Let's not cry about it, shall we, Marcy? Let's pray about it instead. - Lessman, Julie
Man in his usual perversity turns the footstool into a throne from whence he would feign direct the Almighty as to what He ought to do, giving the onlooker the impression that if God had half the compassion that those who pray (?) have, all would quickly be right - Arthur W. Pink
Organize your life the way God wants it to be. When you pray, ask God for counsel on matters and you will get the wisest advice directly from heaven - Sunday Adelaja
Each of us repeats Adam’s journey and acknowledges, with the loss of innocence, that he is mortal. Weep and pray, O Arseny. And do not fear death, for death is not just the bitterness of parting. It is also the joy of liberation. (Laurus, p. 30) - Eugene Vodolazkin
Pray more often and read and obey The Holy Scriptures in The Holy Bible. - Errol Anthony Smythe.
The greatest men stand on their values and pray on their knees. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
Never pray for life to be easier, but pray for courage to go on and still enjoy every moment of beauty. - Debasish Mridha
Pray for strength to preserve. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Start focusing your attention on the people that God puts you with, even if they hate you, even if they persecute you and speak bad things about you. Work with them and pray for them! - Pastor Adelaja Sunday
When I can’t fall sleep, I pray. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Intercession is prayer we pray not for ourselves, but for others for country government, or any other person - Sunday Adelaja
INDIGESTION, n. A disease which the patient and his friends frequently mistake for deep religious conviction and concern for the salvation of mankind. As the simple Red Man of the western wild put it, with, it must be confessed, a certain force: "Plenty well, no pray; big bellyache, heap God." - Ambrose Bierce
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 alike. - John Muir
Pray as flowers pray for beauty. - Debasish Mridha
Work and Pray always been a good combination. - Amen Muffler
Pray patiently.Pray purposefully.Pray painstakingly.Pray perfectly. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Pray greatly.Pray gladly.Pray graciously.Pray gallantly. - Matshona Dhliwayo
The Christianity you are struggling with. The one you treat with contempt. Some of us are enjoying it BIG TIME !Don't relax Laaaaa.......Strive and pray for the Holy Ghost - Mary Tornyenyor
You smug-faced crowds with kindling eye Who cheer when soldier lads march by, Sneak home and pray you'll never know The hell where youth and laughter go." "The War Poems - Siegfried Sassoon
Pray for good.Pray for happy.And always pray for Mom. - Richelle E. Goodrich
Writing a book is like raising a child. They are conceived in private, and with hard labor, delivered in due time and given a name. Our own DNA is written all over them, and we pray their life will be a blessing to others. - Danny L. Deaubé
Jesus taught us how to pray because The Lord's Prayer is the spiritual image of the Ten Commandments. - Felix Wantang
Pray that you are in the right place, at the right time, to meet the right person, that together you may help one another. - Don Polson
The only thing that scares me more than space aliens is the idea that there aren't any space aliens. We can't be the best that creation has to offer. I pray we're not all there is. If so, we're in big trouble. - Ellen DeGeneres
You’ve got that smile,That only heaven can make.I pray to God everyday,That you keep that smile.Yeah, you are my dream,There’s not a thing I won’t do.I'd give my life up for you,'Cause you are my dream. - Justin Bieber
O Death the Healer, scorn thou not, I pray, To come to me: of cureless ills thou art The one physician. Pain lays not its touch Upon a corpse. - Aeschylus
Within you exists the same power that rests with the Universe, for you are not separate from the source you pray to. - Pooja Ruprell
I try to pray everyday or every night to thank my Personal Lord for all that he has given me, all that he is giving me, and all that he will give me. - James Hauenstein
Pray as if everything depended upon God and work as if everything depended upon man. - Francis Cardinal Spellman
...I pray this winter be gentle and kind - a season of rest from the wheel of the mind... - John Geddes
If all else fails, we then factor (fall) into our equation. And pray hard, someone factors (catching us) into theirs. - Noor Iskandar
Work for what you want, pray for what you need and fight for what you've always dreamt about. - M. G. Dahlman
To live, pray. To learn, read. To love, give. To listen, pay attention. But to be wise, apply all that you have acquired - Israelmore Ayivor
Think, ask, pray and the right decision will find your way. - Farid F. Ibrahim
Play More, Pray More; Get More, Give More…Live More!-RVM - R.v.m.
I pray for the ability to love you without expecting any return. - Debasish Mridha
Learn how to pray with all your heart, applying all your energy to concentrate on one specific goal - Sunday Adelaja
Pray, which day is not a women's day!?! - Shampa Sharma
Never forget to love your enemies and pray for their well-being. - Debasish Mridha
When the world pushes you to your knees, you're in the perfect position to pray - Hazrat Ali Ibn Abu-Talib A.S
Satan dreads nothing but prayer. His one concern is to keep the saints from praying. He fears nothing from prayerless studies, prayerless work, prayerless religion. He laughs at our toil, he mocks our wisdom, but he trembles when we pray. - Samuel Chadwick
There are no perfect human beings and even those who we pray such as Allah, Buddha, Jesus, Krishna among others, were not perfect. - Santosh Kalwar
You can surrender without a prayer, but never really pray without surrender. You can fight without ever winning, but never ever win without a fight. - Neil Peart
When love arrests your heart, pray she sentences it for eternity. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Kindness is the best prayer; never forget to be kind and pray. - Debasish Mridha
work, pray and play not from here - Eman Herzallah
We pray because of that, to have less discomfort in life. This prayer is left unanswered for some reasons. The reason is not far-fetched God is not interested in your comfort. He is more interested in your purpose. - Sunday Adelaja
Pray for the dead, and fight like hell for the living. - Mother Jones
Those who recite prayers do not pray from their heart but are heard to say the words of the prayers that someone wrote down some time ago. - Errol Anthony Smythe
I determined to learn to pray so that my experience conforms to the words of Jesus rather than try to make his words conform to my impoverished experience. - Richard Foster
When you pray for others you're praying for yourself. - Okisha Jackson
I pray you bear me henceforth from the noise and rumour of the field, where I may think the remnant of my thoughts in peace, and part of this body and my soul with contemplation and devout desires. - William Shakespeare
You can do more than pray after you have prayed but you cannot do more than pray until you have prayed. - A.J. Gordon
Those who pray for your downfall are concentrating negative thoughts towards you, without taking cognisance of the slippery ground in which they are standing, which could lead to their downfall. - Michael Bassey Johnson
Good Things Never Stay ..This what People Say..So,When I met you I knew That Oneday ,You Will just Go Away !STILL...I'll pray & prayThat we walk The Same WAY ( : - Mohammed Abdel-Mohsen
Yes, we need to pray for Orlando/Britain/this election/the World, but we also need to act upon it and band together to oppose Evil. - Rowan Blanchard
A feeling of real need is always a good enough reason to pray. - Hannah Whitall Smith
Before you ever clasped your hands to pray God was already within your heart to stay. - Stanley Victor Paskavich
God's will has to be done, in unifying people and companies to get that gas line built, so pray for that. - Sarah Palin
Pray for "all men." We usually pray more for things than we do for men. Our prayers should be thrown across their pathway as they rush in their downward course to a lost eternity. - E.M.Bounds
The way to worry about nothing is to pray about everything. - Elizabeth George
When we cannot see, we don't judge. Small wonder when we kiss, cry, laugh, make love, are in pain, pray and listen to music, we close our eyes. - Sabine Shah
Pray don't talk to me about the weather, Mr. Worthing. Whenever people talk to me about the weather, I always feel quite certain that they mean something else. And that makes me quite nervous. - Oscar Wilde
Watch?? I'm gonna pray, man! Know any good religions?
Depression is state of deep anxiety. It is better to pray about everything than worry about nothing. - Lailah Gifty Akita
when you meet the thickest darkness in life, pray for the brightest light. - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
Prayers are a very personal and sacred thing. One prays when one feels like. Feel disgusted when I see people forcing others to pray, carry out certain rituals or chant the prayers loudly on loudspeakers. - Neelam Saxena Chandra
Learn to pray. Pray often. Pray in your mind, in your heart. Pray on your knees. Prayer is your personal key to heaven. The lock is on your side of the veil. And I have learned to conclude all my prayers with ‘Thy will be done’ (Matthew 6:10; see also Luke 11:2; 3 Nephi 13:10). - Boyd K. Packer
Do not panic but pray when you face any problem. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Pray for me and I am blessed today, teach me to pray and I will see you in heaven - Farid F. Ibrahim
There is time for you to pray, and there is time for you to fight! - Sunday Adelaja
try to don't be killed and pray for healing, but be a killer and pray for forgiveness. - Marouane LAASSAFAR
Don’t pray when it rains if you don’t pray when the sun shines. - Satchel Paige
the most shocking thing when people pray for heaven, from the one and only heaven....! - Sushil Singh
Work and pray rather instead of watching and wishing. - Anonymous
Work as if everything depended upon work and pray as if everything depended upon prayer. - William Booth
You can pray for someone even if you don't think God exists. - Gordon Atkinson
Jesus prayed for us , We too , need to pray for others. - Dariush Youkhaneh
Jesus would pray to himself and cry. I often do the same. - Carl-John X Veraja
The things, good Lord, that we pray for, give us the grace to labour for’, as Sir Thomas More expressed it. The inner voice of prayer expresses itself naturally in action, just as the inner voice of my brain guides all my bodily actions. - Philip Yancey
Pray for the dead and fight like hell for the living. - Mary Harris Jones
Prayer implies surrender to the will of the giver, demand preconceives a right to receive. Pray, my dear, and you shall receive. - Zeina Glo in Beauty Cravings Prayer
Don't make prayer a consistent battle, but rather constantly pray against life's battles. - Anthony Liccione
Don't pray that God's on our side, pray that we're on his side. - Abraham Lincoln
When we pray, we pray according God's word which helps us to grow in faith. - Euginia Herlihy
The empty spaces of your soul are the ones you search for, pray for and want so desperately to be filled. They are also the spaces that will never be filled, until you are ready to do something you have never done. - Shannon L. Alder
My friends, Mountains can only be moved when a coalition is made between the lips that pray & the hand that helps - Mwirigi LG
When you pray for a rainbow you pray for rain too. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Pray the largest prayers. You cannot think a prayer so large that God, in answering it, will not wish you had made it larger. Pray not for crutches but for wings. - Phillips Brooks
When you pray to God asking for something, make sure you are asking for the things that are driven by love and passion rather than the ones that are pushed by hate and anger. - Sameh Elsayed
Pray for strength to persevere. - Lailah Gifty Akita
You can't pray a lie. - Mark Twain
God picked me to be his punching bag...so who am I suposed to pray to for mercy? - S.L.J. Shortt
If the mountain remains standing, it is useless to pray endlessly. God is waiting for you to do something yourself. - Sunday Adelaja
If you have to pray and sacrifice an animal to purify your heart, that is not a prayer. That is pure hatred. - Debasish Mridha
Your happiness is a prayer for me, therefore i will always pray for your happiness. - Grats
Why is it that we feel bad when all we can do for a person is pray for them? We feel like we need to work to help, but remember: prayer is the work. - Dillon Burroughs
I thought about you all the time. I used to pray that you’d live to be a hundred years old. I didn’t know. I didn’t know that you were ashamed of me. - Khaled Hosseini
Pray that your loneliness may spur you into finding something to live for, great enough to die for. - Dag Hammarskjold
Worries isn't good to your mental and physical health, so you better stay away from those things that keeps on bothering you, live peacefully and free.Always pray, and one day blessings will be on your way! - Bradley B. Dalina
May our effort, confidence and concern for others be the altar from which we pray for personal abundance. - Laura Teresa Marquez
You should pray for a sound mind in a sound body. - Juvenal
I pray this new year will be greater, smooth and brings best aroma to our smelling, normal burning for toothpicks, blue colours for great celebration, unlimited joy from nw, then and beyound in JESUS name ★FEYIKOGBON★ - oladosu feyikogbon
We are both going to pray that we may live together all our lives and die the same day. - L.M. Montgomery
Pray for change in your heart and not your circumstance, and you will see what will happen. - Unarine Ramaru
Be ordinary, but bring a quality of awareness to your ordinary life. Bring God to your ordinary life introduce God into your ordinary life. Sleep, eat, love, pray, meditate, but don’t think that you are making or doing something special—and then you will be special. - Osho
We want Allah to forgive us, yet we are not willing to forgive others.Desire the same that you wish for your enemy,Pray for those who harmed you with the same passion that you pray for yourself.Be willing to open heaven’s door for your enemy.The greatest compassion lies in forgiveness. - Zarina Bibi
Everyone needs beauty as well as bread, places to play and pray, where nature heals and give strength to body and soul alike. - John Muir
You know who I pray to? Joe Pesci. Two reasons: First of all, I think he's a good actor, okay? To me, that counts. Second, he looks like a guy who can get things done. Joe Pesci doesn't fuck around. In fact, Joe Pesci came through on a couple of things that God was having trouble with. - George Carlin
Play More, Pray More; Get More, Give More... Live More!!!-RVM - R.v.m.
When children are given spiritual guidance, they grow-up learning to know how to pray and praise God. Even though they might not be a religious person in their later years, those values they were taught are the things they remember in their times of need. - Ellen J. Barrier
If the gods listened to the prayers of men, all humankind would quickly perish since they constantly pray for many evils to befall one another. - Epicurus
WORK like everything depends on you. PRAY like everything depends on God. - Troy Clark
They think that if they had more belief they would pray more, so keep them lacking. Never let them realize that the opposite is true: If they prayed more, they would have more belief. - Geoffrey Wood
Sometimes, when we pray for miracles what we are really praying for is God to do the work that we are too afraid to take action about. Often, the miracle resides in us and we need to simply "be all in", rather than standing on the fence waiting. - Shannon L. Alder
Don’t be afraid when you have to pray fervently because of your circumstances. God is wanting to do something great through you! - Stormie Omartian
Let us pray for wisdom not for superstitions. - Debasish Mridha
Pray daily.Pray daringly.Pray desperately.Pray determinedly. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Pray with a pure heart and pray from where you are. He will answer your prayers. There is no need to abandon the world or retreat to a jungle - Radhe Maa
Drought-struck farmers pray for rain, in the express hope that the universe or owner thereof will hear the words and suspense the laws of meteorology for their benefit. Some, of course, actually believe just that, and for all anyone can prove they could be right. - Terry Pratchett
Some people pray for miracles ... with Cosmic Ordering YOU manifest them! - Stephen Richards
The Christian should work as if all depended upon him, and pray as if it all depended upon God. - Charles Haddon Spurgeon
It is better to pray than panic. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Haleine contre haleine, échauffe-moi la vie,Mille et mille baisers donne-moi je te prie,Amour veut tout sans nombre, amour n’a point de loiTranslated: Breath against breath warms my life.A thousand kisses give me I pray thee.Love says it all without number,love knows no law. - Pierre de Ronsard
I pray, before I die, that I receive the power to believe in fairytales again, Oh' how I would love to laugh and know that God laughed with me. - Tonny K. Brown
I wish you well and so I take my leave, I Pray you know me when we meet again. - William Shakespeare
Pray for the peace of the world. - Lailah Gifty Akita
If you pray for rain long enough, it eventually does fall. If you pray for floodwaters to abate, they eventually do. The same happens in the absence of prayers. - Steve Allen
Prayer is the most powerful resource we have in this life; yet, many only turn to it as a last resort. When unbelievers pray for repentance of sin and ask for God’s forgiveness, prayer is the spiritual dynamite that obliterates the darkness and despair of a sin-soaked soul. - Franklin Graham
We got a fightin' side a mile wide, but we pray for peace 'cause it's mostly us that end up servin' overseas. - Josh Thompson
Pray that the summer mornings are many when with such pleasure, with such joy you will enter ports seen for the first time - Constantinos P. Cavafis
Don’t waste your energy & time on things you cannot change, instead pray & change your luck. - Syed Mustafa Faraz Ahmad
Do you mind telling me what you pray?""I pray for the wisdom to find meaning in the . . . her death."And have you?""No, Mrs. Aislabie, I find no meaning. But perhaps that's because I'm too small to see a plan so large I rarely get anything but a brief glimpse of it. - Katharine McMahon, The Alchemist's Daughter
Pray within. Stay within. Seek, find the Within. For, there's no heaven or hell or god anywhere but herein. - Fakeer Ishavardas
An open Facebook page is simply a psychiatric dry erase board that screams, Look at me. I am insecure. I need your reaction to what I am doing, but you’re not cool enough to be my friend. Therefore, I will just pray you see this because the approval of God is not all I need. - Shannon L. Alder
We never learn to pray, really pray- until we are in a situatioin where there is nothing left to do but pray.
We should pray when we are in a praying mood, for it would be sinful to neglect so fair an opportunity. We should pray when we are not in a proper mood, for it would be dangerous to remain in so unhealthy a condition. - Charles Haddon Spurgeon
To neglect ones own ability to laugh is the greatest form of Blasphemy, for to laugh is to pray. - Ilyas Kassam
We mustn’t just simply pray, but rather ask God about His desires and plans. This is the prayer of enquiry - Sunday Adelaja
Loving someone is waking up a little bit earlier than they do so you can pray for their day. - Melissa Z
praying without having faith in and believing in what you pray for is just a simple act of soliloquizing - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
no matter what you call him...we all pray to the same source - Fee Scott
Again, "Pray without ceasing" (1 Thess. 5:17), and here the word to pray does not mean to beg or to plead as if God were unwilling to give--but simply to expose by faith every situation as it arises, to the all-sufficiency of the One who indwells you by His life. - W. Ian Thomas
If we allow our "high creativity" to remain alive, we will never be bored. We can pray, standing in line at the super market. Or we can be lost in awe at all the people around us, their lives full of glory and tragedy, and suddenly we will have the beginnings of a painting, a story, a song. - Madeleine L'Engle
If I am to have faith when I pray, I must find some promise in the Word of God to rest my faith on - R.A. Torrey
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. Then the doing of your work shall be no miracle, but you shall be the miracle. - Phillips Brooks
If you had the option to pray for me or fight with me, you better choose the fight. - Darnell Lamont Walker
Although people all over the world pray in different ways, it is to each heart the most precious light. - Alexis York Lumbard
To pray is to communicate with the essence. Praying is calling home. - JR Rim
Dont forget to pray today, because God didn't forget to wake you up this morning. - SalemIsaac
Do not pray for an easy life. Pray for a difficult on with the strength to endure it. - Bruce Lee
If you pray for rain, be prepared to deal with some mud. - Mary Englebreit
Have you ever considered that you shouldn't pray for God to deliver you from your enemies, rather deliver you from yourself so you can not hate them? - Shannon L. Alder
It takes quite a spine to turn the other cheek. It takes phenomenal fortitude to love your enemy. It takes firm resolve to pray for those who persecute you. (with reference to Matthew 5) - Rob Bell
My love to pray is my love to communicate with my Creator. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Pray, hope, and don't worry. Worry is useless. God is merciful and will hear your prayer. - Padre Pio
Therefore the people came to Moses, and said, We have sinned, for we have spoken against the Lord, and against thee; pray unto the Lord, that he take away the serpents from us. And Moses prayed for the people. (Lesson of trust)
Don’t pray for help; pray for the ability to help others. - Debasish Mridha
Pay attention, behavior speaks… While preacher are telling you to pray for abundance, they’re passing around a basket. - Steve Maraboli
And we pray, and we pray and we pray and we pray.Everyday, everyday, everyday, everyday… - Bone Thugs and Harmony
Stop and say something good about yourself! Believe what you have just said! Pray for what you have just believed! Have faith for what you just prayed for! Work out that faith! ...and surely goodness and mercy shall follow you! - Israelmore Ayivor
I try to pray everyday or night to thank my Personal Lord for all that he has given me, all that he is giving me, and all that he will give me. - James Hauenstein
Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men.[Quoting Reverend Phillips Brooks, during Remarks at Presidential Prayer Breakfast, February 7 1963] - John F. Kennedy
Doubt treats God’s Word as human advice—but we should see doubt as a reminder of our need to pray. - Jim George
CHANGE: Don’t just talk about it, go out there and do it. Don’t just meditate about it, go out there and create it. Don’t just pray about it go out there and take action; participate in the answering of your own prayer. If you want change, get out there and live it. - - Steve Maraboli
You may pray to God to remove the hills on your way and fill every pothole on your path; but don’t be surprised if God gives you a shovel to do so! - Israelmore Ayivor
The only way you can pray with absolute faith is to be confident that your prayers are in line with the revealed will of God, His Word. - Sunday Adelaja
If you cannot sleep, put the sacred energy to use. You can pray, read and write. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Properly understood, Imagination and Prayer are directly proportional —the more they pray beyond their bounds, they expand their vision beyond their resources, their experiences, their expectations. - Geoffrey Wood
Life is Like Earth,revolve with it !Life is cool, take a chill with it !!Life is like a Sky Explore with it !!!Life is beautiful love it !!!!Life is for GOD pray with it !!!!! - SufiImran
Do not commit your poems to pages alone, sing them I pray you. - Virgil
A worshipper perceives that he is near to God because he is awake all night worshipping God. But after worship, your prayers are for health, long life, wealth, and for the damsels and slaves of the Paradise. Ponder! Did you ever pray to God, ‘O’ God, I desire from Thee nothing but Thee’? - Riaz Ahmed Gohar Shahi
To pray is to say that there is more than I can see, and more than I can do. There is more going on than meets the eye. - Shauna Niequist
If you think you are unworthy to pray, that thought is not coming from Jesus Christ. More than anything, He wants us to approach Heavenly Father, to have our prayers heard and answered. - Toni Sorenson
In your heart there's a way around the criticizers, minimizes, and judgmental people that hurt you. When it's understood their self-confidence is very low. It's then you can pray for them, that they find peace, and allow all righteousness to come from Jesus Christ. Amen. - Ron Baratono
Then we have to pray for the light of the Holy Spirit to shine in people’s lives - Sunday Adelaja
Pray for your needs, not your greed. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Before you are beginning your first step, let's pray first. - Marya Sy
Do you pray for the senators, Dr. Hale?' someone asked the chaplain. No, I look at the senators and I pray for the country. - Edward Everett Hale
Never pray to be a better slave when God is trying to get you out of your situation. - Shannon L. Alder
Watch and pray, that ye enter not into temptation: the spirit indeed is willing, but the flesh is weak. - Bible
Let us pray now for the future dead. Though we do not yet know their names, we know that there shall be far too many of them. - Seth Grahame-Smith
you only talk to yourself when you pray without believing and having faith in your prayers - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
Physicists explain creation by telling us that the universe began with the Big Bang, an intense energy singularity that continued expanding. But pray, please do explain who created the singularity? - Ashwin Sanghi
Both read the same Bible, and pray to the same God; and each invokes his aid against the other.... The prayers of both could not be answered--that of neither has been answered fully. - Abraham Lincoln
Never let your head hang down. Never give up and sit down and grieve. Find another way. And don’t pray when it rains if you don’t pray when the sun shines. - Satchel Paige
Oh, will you pray? Stop now and pray, lest desire turn to feeling and feeling evaporate. - Amy Carmichael
...atheism is not a conscious act of turning away from all gods. It is simply the final destination for those who think. ...you will be pleased to discover that the sky does not fall down on your head. ... if you still want to pray, you can (the success rate of your prayers is unlikely to change). - Guy P. Harrison
Let's not cry about it, shall we, Marcy? Let's pray about it instead. A Passion Most Pure - Lessman, Julie
We should seek not so much to pray but to become prayer. - Francis of Assisi
Be true to yourself, help others, make each day your masterpiece, make friendship a fine art, drink deeply from good books especially the Bible, build a shelter against a rainy day, give thanks for your blessings and pray for guidance every day. - John Wooden
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one - Bruce Lee
Don’t just pray, but reach out in prayer to get an understanding of God’s plan, of His revelation and vision for your life. - Pastor Adelaja Sunday
I pray for grace, strength and wisdom to faithfully fulfill my calling in due time. - Lailah Gifty Akita
I "love" reading.It makes me feel like I am swallowing up Christ, Homer, Confucius, Newton, Franklin, Socrates, Caesar, and the whole world into one gigantic invincible Sir Moffat. Mine is creative reading. I read building empires in mind. I pray I won't read and read and forget to marry. - Moffat Machingura
Gardener, for telling me these news of woe, pray God the plants thou graft'st may never grow. - William Shakespeare
My imagination is my temple where I meditate and pray to change human consciousness and awareness so that I may find peace. - Debasish Mridha
Behavior speaks... When you need money, the church tells you to pray. When the church needs money, they pass around a basket. - Steve Maraboli
I can but pray the Father o' a' to haud his e'e upon her, an' his airms aboot her, an' keep aff the hardenin' o' the hert 'at despises coonsel! - George MacDonald
The time to pray is not when we are in a tight spot but just as soon as we get out of it. - Josh Billings
Pray, and let God worry. - Martin Luther
If you fall down to the ground, you're in the perfect position to pray. It definitely humbles you and if you're humble it's easier for God to get Closer to You. - Jeanette Coron
We have to pray with our eyes on God, not on the difficulties. - Oswald Chambers
When I pray for another person, I am praying for God to open my eyes so that I can see that person as God does, and then enter into the stream of love that God already directs toward that person. - Philip Yancey
Do you pray for our world or just your world? If all your prayers were answered, would it change our world or just your world? - T S. Edwards
If God be near a church, it must pray. And if he be not there, one of the first tokens of his absence will be a slothfulness in prayer. - Charles Haddon Spurgeon
There is so much power in not been easily fazed and having the will to go on no matter what. I pray for "bottomless tenacity". - Bashiru Ismail
You don't need my testimony to know God is Good. I pray u have a testimony for yourself. - Kingsley ofosu-Ampong
And I pray that the pieces of her broken world will come back together. - James C. Dobson
I am no longer surprise by situation. I only pray for the strength of endurance. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Pray as if you possess no will. Work as if everything depends on you. - Radhe Maa
In order to know how to pray for people, we have first to determine: Whether, they are saved or not. - Sunday Adelaja
Good example of Love is forgiveness and to Love is to pray for ones soul not to perish - kaMajola Nhepera
The people who pray together build together a better world - Ocean Crisstopher Poet
Pray like it all depends on God, but work like it all depends on you. - Dave Ramsey
While people pray in temples, God sends prophets with unacceptable appearances and by doing so easily selects the elect - Daniel Marques
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