Quotes by prayer

Quotes 31 till 45 of 107.

  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous Huxley
    English writer 1894-1963
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    Half at least of all morality is negative and consists in keeping out of mischief. The lords prayer is less than 50 words long, and 6 of those words are devoted to asking god not to lead us into temptation.
  • St. John of the Cross
    St. John of the Cross
    Spanish mystic, a Roman Catholic saint, a Carmelite friar and a priest 1542-1591
    St. John of the Cross
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    He who interrupts the course of his spiritual exercises and prayer is like a man who allows a bird to escape from his hand; he can hardly catch it again.
  • Bill Hybels
    Bill Hybels
    American church figure and author 1951-
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    How do you pray a prayer so filled with faith that it can move a mountain? By shifting your focus from the size of your mountain to the sufficiency of the Mountain Mover and then stepping forward in obedience.
    Source: Too Busy Not to Pray
  • Bill Hybels
    Bill Hybels
    American church figure and author 1951-
    Bill Hybels
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    How would you feel if your prayer requests were made public, displayed on a billboard or marquee? Dear Lord, make me famous. Make me rich.
    Source: Too Busy Not to Pray
  • Bill Hybels
    Bill Hybels
    American church figure and author 1951-
    Bill Hybels
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    I can write about prayer, you can read about prayer...but sooner or later you have to fall to your knees and just plain pray. Then, and only then, will you begin to operate in the vein of God's miracle-working ways.
    Source: Too Busy Not to Pray
  • Bruce Parry
    Bruce Parry
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    I couldn't get to sleep at night without saying the Lord's Prayer because, when I was young, I felt I was touched by the hand of Jesus, and hated myself for challenging it.
    Source: As quoted in Bruce Parry: My job doesnt allow me a private life by Cassandra Jardine in The Telegraph (19 September 1007)
  • Mark Twain
    Mark Twain
    American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
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    I don't know of a single foreign product that enters this country untaxed, except the answer to prayer.
  • Abraham Lincoln
    Abraham Lincoln
    American statesman 1809-1865
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    I know that the Lord is always on the side of the right. But it is my constant anxiety and prayer that I and this nation should be on the Lord's side.
  • Peace Pilgrim
    Peace Pilgrim
    American activist, mystic and pacifist 1908-1981
    Peace Pilgrim
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    I pray without ceasing now. My personal prayer is: Make me an instrument which only truth can speak.
  • Byron Katie
    Byron Katie
    American speaker and author 1942-
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    If I had a prayer, it would be this: God spare me from the desire for love, approval, and appreciation. Amen.
    Source: Loving What Is: Four Questions That Can Change Your Life (2002)
  • Meister Eckhart
    Meister Eckhart
    German mystic 1260-1326 AD
    Meister Eckhart
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    If the only prayer you ever say in your entire life is thank you, it will be enough.
  • Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh
    Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh
    Indian godman and mystic 1931-1990
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    If you ask Zen people they will say; tea is not something that you pour with unawareness and drink like any other drink. It is not a drink, it is meditation; it is prayer. So they listen to the kettle creating a melody, and in that listening they become more silent, more alert.
  • Bill Hybels
    Bill Hybels
    American church figure and author 1951-
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    If you're tolerating sin in your life, my friend, don't waste your breath praying unless it's a prayer of confession.
    Source: Too Busy Not to Pray
  • Bill Hybels
    Bill Hybels
    American church figure and author 1951-
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    If your life is rushing in many directions at once, you are incapable of the kind of deep, unhurried prayer that is vital to the Christian walk.
    Source: Too Busy Not to Pray
  • Indeed many things which we shall not be able to discover either by the experiment of works or by the investigations of reason we shall deserve to be taught by importunate prayer, by the revelation of divine inspiration.
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