Quotes by prayer

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  • Sometimes the answer to prayer is not that it changes life, but that it changes you.
  • Billy Graham
    Billy Graham
    American Evangelist 1918-
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    The Christian life is not a constant high. I have my moments of deep discouragement. I have to go to God in prayer with tears in my eyes, and say, 'O God, forgive me,' or 'Help me.'
  • St. Augustine of Hippo
    St. Augustine of Hippo
    Roman African Christian theologian and philosopher 354-430
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    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.
  • Martin Luther
    Martin Luther
    German preacher 1483-1546
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    The fewer the words, the better the prayer.
  • Søren Kierkegaard
    Søren Kierkegaard
    Danish philosopher 1813-1855
    Søren Kierkegaard
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    The function of prayer is not to influence God, but rather to change the nature of the one who prays.
  • Arthur Wellesley Duke of Wellington
    Arthur Wellesley Duke of Wellington
    Anglo-Irish soldier and statesman 1769-1852
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    The Lord's prayer contains the sum total of religion and morals.
  • Bill Hybels
    Bill Hybels
    American church figure and author 1951-
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    The Lord's Prayer is an excellent model, but it was never intended to be a magical incantation to get God's attention. Jesus gave this prayer as a pattern to suggest the variety of elements that should be included when we pray.
    Source: Too Busy Not to Pray
  • Charles Baudelaire
    Charles Baudelaire
    French poet 1821-1867
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    The man who says his evening prayer is a captain posting his sentinels. He can sleep.
  • William James
    William James
    American philosopher 1842-1910
    William James
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    The sovereign cure for worry is prayer.
  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous Huxley
    English writer 1894-1963
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    The third petition of the Lord's Prayer is repeated daily by millions who have not the slightest intention of letting anyone's will be done but their own.
  • The time of business does not with me differ from the time of prayer, and in the noise and clatter of my kitchen, while several persons are at the same time calling for different things, I possess God as if I were upon my knees at the blessed sacrament.
  • Bill Hybels
    Bill Hybels
    American church figure and author 1951-
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    The time of day we choose for prayer doesn't matter, so long as we keep it faithfully. Prayer must be part of the rhythm of our daily lives.
    Source: Too Busy Not to Pray
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
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    The torpid artist seeks inspiration at any cost, by virtue or by vice, by friend or by fiend, by prayer or by wine.
  • Georges Bernanos
    Georges Bernanos
    French writer 1888-1948
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    The wish to pray is a prayer in itself. God can ask no more than that of us.
  • John Wooden
    John Wooden
    American basketball player and head coach 1910-2010
    John Wooden
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    There are many things that are essential to arriving at true peace of mind, and one of the most important is faith, which cannot be acquired without prayer.
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