Quotations that match 'prayers'.

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
[ Against Another Evil Forever God Listened Men Perished Prayers Praying Quickly Would]
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
[ Body Dammed Know Make Mine Mother Prayers Soul Were Whole Whose Would]
Those whose lives were lost on September 11 will remain in our thoughts and prayers forever. Vito Fossella
[ Forever Lives Lost Our Prayers Remain September Those Thoughts Were Whose Will]
Prayers not felt by us are seldom heard by God. Philip Henry
[ Felt God Heard Prayers Seldom Us]
Courage is just fear, plus prayers, plus understanding. Edward Albert
[ Courage Fear Just Plus Prayers Understanding]
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
[ Any Around Because Care Days Forever God Make Prayers Say Sure Takes These Time Want]
Make your goals big and broad enough so that they never become answered prayers and boomerang to curse you. Doug Coupland
[ Answered Become Big Boomerang Broad Curse Enough Goals Make Never Prayers Your]
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
[ Alabama Around Country During Each Here Know Many Others Please Prayers Those Thoughts Time Well]
To all my little Hulkamaniacs, say your prayers, take your vitamins and you will never go wrong. Hulk Hogan
[ Go Little Never Prayers Say Take Vitamins Will Wrong Your]
The prayers of a lover are more imperious than the menaces of the whole world. George Sand
[ Imperious Lover Menaces More Prayers Than Whole World]
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
[ Asks Assistance Benefit Christ Desires Feels Great Humbly Immeasurable Most Need Peter Prayers Sacrifice Successor Unworthy Wealth Your]
Our prayers should be for blessings in general, for God knows best what is good for us. Socrates
[ Best Blessings General God Good Knows Our Prayers Should Us]
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
[ Assembly Benches Facing Hall Held Perched Platform Prayers Rows Sat Teachers Up Us Were While Wooden]
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
[ Aesthetic Anything Being Canon End First Important Inaudible Mass Music Part Particularly Prayers Seem Structure Traditional Up Very Which]
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
[ Again Answered Come Dry Expect Hope Last Life Prayers Rains Rekindled Seasons Spring Ways Will Wondrous Your]
The fact that the Lord can work and act even with insufficient means consoles me, and above all I entrust myself to your prayers. Joseph Ratzinger
[ Above Act Consoles Entrust Even Fact Insufficient Lord Means Myself Prayers Work Your]
Bernard always had a few prayers in the hall and some whiskey afterwards as he was rather pious. Daisy Ashford
[ Afterwards Always Bernard Few Had Hall Pious Prayers Rather Some Whiskey]
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
[ Also Blessing Down Favor Go His Life List Might Minister Ministry Pray Prayer Prayers Principal Spiritual]
I foresee the day when we shall read nothing but telegrams and prayers. Emile M. Cioran
[ Day Foresee Nothing Prayers Read Shall Telegrams]
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
[ Bed Began Ceiling Fervent God Hoping Just Lying Message Night Pray Prayers Same Scroll See Those]
Poetry was invented as an mnemonic device to enable people to remember their prayers. Peter Davison
[ Device Enable Invented Poetry Prayers Remember Their]
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
[ Answers Assisting Certain Come Could Devil Go God Just Know Likely Nearest Never Nor Our Prayers Think Where Whom Will]
I have lived to thank God that all my prayers have not been answered. Jean Ingelow
[ Answered Been God Lived Prayers Thank]
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
[ America Bad Cannot Circumstances Exists Fact Fast Fixed Freely Living Misperceptions Muslim Muslims Needs Our Perception Practice Practicing Pray Prayers Religion Truth Very Which World]
It is good for us to keep some account of our prayers, that we may not unsay them in our practice. Matthew Henry
[ Account Good Keep May Our Practice Prayers Some Them Us]
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
[ Americans Attacks Deepest Extended London Lost Loved Many Prayers Recent Sympathies Terror Those Thoughts]
It is not only our duty to pray for others, but also to desire the prayers of others for ourselves. William Gurnall
[ Also Desire Duty Only Others Our Ourselves Pray Prayers]
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
[ Accepting Corruption Forget God Immorality Lead Negro Person Prayers Race Rock Soul Spirit Their Thus Ways World]
I desire an special interest in your prayers that my faith fail not in the day of adversity. John Hawley
[ Adversity Day Desire Fail Faith Interest Prayers Special Your]
The best prayers have often more groans than words. John Buchan
[ Best Groans More Often Prayers Than Words]
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
[ Americans Families Making Matter May Must Our Patriots Policy Positions Prayers Sacrifices Soldiers Support Taught Thank Thoughts Us Veterans Vietnam Your]
There are more tears shed over answered prayers than over unanswered prayers. Saint Teresa of Avila
[ Answered More Over Prayers Shed Tears Than Unanswered]
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
[ Badly Catholic Church Going Grew Kneel Lot Prayers Routine Same Say Sit Stuff Talk Up Want Whatever]
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
[ Ceiling Considering Evil Faith Feel Get Good Heaven How Humble Into Lord Mount Often Oh Prayer Prayers Reach Scarcely Spirit Then Will Wings Your]
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
[ Allow Always Best Desperate Dictate Feel Few Flow Go Hope Itself Just Life Lived Naturally Possible Prayers Really Say Should Unfold Way Will]
Some of God's greatest gifts are unanswered prayers. Garth Brooks
[ Gifts God Greatest Prayers Some Unanswered]
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
[ Answer Faithful Last Longer Lost Never Others Prayer Prayers Praying Return Richer Some Soul Than Their Then Voyage Waiting]
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
[ Advent Beautiful Celebrate Every God Holy Hope Longing Lovely Pray Prayers Promise Season Sing Songs Those Waiting Year]
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
[ Acutely Am Ask Aware Ballots Confirm Elected Prayers President Your]
My desk drawer is filled with all kinds of prayers. Geraldine Ferraro
[ Desk Drawer Filled Kinds Prayers]
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
[ Also Always Ask Bustle Continue Easy Far Forget Hustle Life Next Offer Phase Politics Pray Prayers Prepare Protected See Seen Those Thus Washington Will]
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
[ Aid Concerned Egypt Expertise Go Hearts Investigation London Our Out Prayers Providing Very]
Cease to think that the decrees of the gods can be changed by prayers. Virgil
[ Cease Changed Decrees Gods Prayers Think]
I remember my mother's prayers and they have always followed me. They have clung to me all my life. Abraham Lincoln Mom
[ Always Followed Life Mother Prayers Remember]
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
[ Affected Alabama Bush Cabinet Coast Continuing Days Devastation Everyone Gulf Level Offer Officials Prayers President Recent Rice Secretary Several State Storm Support Their Tour Visited]
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
[ Become Break Could Determination Duty Fast Given God Had Held How Minister Myself Pledged Prayers Seemed Still Therefore Vow Word]
More tears are shed over answered prayers than unanswered ones. Saint Teresa
[ Answered More Ones Over Prayers Shed Tears Than Unanswered]
It is in vain to expect our prayers to be heard, if we do not strive as well as pray. Aesop
[ Expect Heard Our Pray Prayers Strive Vain Well]
Basically I say a few prayers before a game and let that direct me, not superstitions. Brian McBride
[ Basically Before Direct Few Game Prayers Say Superstitions]
Many of our prayers were not answered, and for this we are now grateful. William Feather
[ Answered Grateful Many Now Our Prayers Were]
The prayers of cowards fortune spurns. Ovid
[ Cowards Fortune Prayers]
Thank you to all for your prayers and good wishes. It gave me the strength to persevere and warmed my heart. Steven Cojocaru
[ Gave Good Heart Persevere Prayers Strength Thank Warmed Wishes Your]
If you get down and quarell everyday, you're saying prayers to the devil, I say. Bob Marley
[ Devil Down Everyday Get Prayers Say Saying]
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
[ Compose Devotion Devout Except Feel Force Hymns Inspired Myself Never Prayers Real True Unless Within]
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
[ Almost Lot Memorable Prayers Quite Short Something Sonnets Them Think Write]
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
[ Accordance Does Entertain Exercise Faith God Graciously Hear His Our Prayers Request Say Says Us Will]
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
[ Also Ceasing Continuance Desire Longing Prayer Prayers Thy Will Without Your]
The object of most prayers is to wangle an advance on good intentions. Robert Brault
[ Advance Good Intentions Most Object Prayers]
The only time my prayers are never answered is on the golf course. Billy Graham Sports
[ Answered Course Golf Never Only Prayers Time]
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
[ Achievement Alone Available Away Base Concrete Development Every Leadership Luck Nation Opportunity Prayers Success Survival While]
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
[ Answer Been Bit Character Gambling Got Playing Prayers Problem Started Too Used Worse Would]
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. Dalai Lama
[ Cannot Daily Desist Find Harming Help Least Lives Necessary Only Others Our Prayers Them]
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
[ Anyone Anything Because Broke Ellen Ever Forget Had Man Marrying Mistaken More Mother Off Prayers Sexuality Thought]
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
[ Above Act Consoles Entrust Even Fact Insufficient Lord Means Myself Prayers Work Your]
I've found that prayers work best when you have big players. Knute Rockne
[ Best Big Found Players Prayers Work]
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
[ Answers Face Gauntlet Gift God Our Prayed Prayers Sharp Some Sudden Thing]