Browse through these extensive collection of prayer quotes and lose yourself in spiritual bliss. To know more on this trail down these famous prayer quotations and sayings.

Prayer Quotes

We have all been tutored to say our prayers from a very tender age, but have you wondered why? Apart from its religious implication, prayers also install good moral among people. Prayer is one of the most powerful ways to realize the divine. Every religion practices a different method of prayer either to deities or saints. The subject of prayers is a vast topic that is argued and discussed by many research groups. Read through the prayer quotations and sayings to know more on the power of praying.

If the only prayer you said in your whole life was, “thank you”, that would suffice.

- Meister Eckhart

I talk to God but the sky is empty.

- Sylvia Plath

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

- Rudyard Kipling

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

- Socrates

Dear God, please take care of your servant John Fitzgerald Kennedy.

- Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis

The greatest responsibility in this world that God has laid upon us is to seek after our dead.

- Joseph Smith, Jr.

Oh Lord, won't you buy me a Mercedes Benz.

- Janis Joplin

Pray as though everything depended on God. Work as though everything depended on you.

- Saint Augustine

For God's sake hold your tongue, and let me love.

- John Donne

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.

- John Muir

I thank you God for this most amazing day, for the leaping greenly spirits of trees, and for the blue dream of sky and for everything which is natural, which is infinite, which is yes.

- E. E. Cummings

O! Let me not be mad, not mad, sweet heaven; keep me in temper; I would not be mad.

- King Lear , William Shakespeare

Long time no see. I only pray the caliber of your questions has improved.

- Kevin Smith

Prayer is translation. A man translates himself into a child asking for all there is in a language he has barely mastered.

- Leonard Cohen

It is not the body's posture, but the heart's attitude that counts when we pray.

- Billy Graham

The soldier above all others prays for peace, for it is the soldier who must suffer and bear the deepest wounds and scars of war.

- Douglas MacArthur

Dear God, Please send to me the spirit of Your peace. Then send, dear Lord, the spirit of peace from me to all the world. Amen.

- Marianne Williamson

I deepen my experience of God through prayer, meditation, and forgiveness.

- Marianne Williamson

Give me the liberty to know, to utter, and to argue freely according to conscience, above all liberties.

- Areopagitica , John Milton

Bow down before the one you serve, you're going to get what you deserve.

- Trent Reznor

The whole house came up and I came up with it... I was just praying to the Lord to take care of me.

- Willie Nelson

God, our Creator, has stored within our minds and personalities, great potential strength and ability. Prayer helps us tap and develop these powers.

- Abdul Kalam

Four things for success: work and pray, think and believe.

- Norman Vincent Peale

Cobb is a prick. But he sure can hit. God Almighty, that man can hit.

- Babe Ruth

One day I promised God that if he would give me my voice back I would never smoke again. I got three octaves back after quitting.

- Mariah Carey

The Indian race are waiting and praying.

- Chief Joseph

Discernment is God's call to intercession, never to faultfinding.

- Corrie ten Boom

Don't pray when it rains if you don't pray when the sun shines.

- Satchel Paige

He that will learn to pray, let him go to sea.

- George Herbert

My mom taught us the Serenity Prayer at a young age.

- Toby Keith

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

Everything I do is for the pleasure of Allah.

- Cat Stevens

Anything large enough for a wish to light upon, is large enough to hang a prayer upon.

- George MacDonald

It is folly for a man to pray to the gods for that which he has the power to obtain by himself.

- Epicurus

When I was a kid I used to pray every night for a new bicycle. Then I realized that the Lord doesn't work that way so I stole one and asked Him to forgive me.

- Emo Philips

We would like to see you departing peacefully.

- Archbishop Desmond Tutu

Prayer indeed is good, but while calling on the gods a man should himself lend a hand.

- Hippocrates

Lord, grant that I may always desire more than I can accomplish.

- Michelangelo

So this is how you swim inward. So this is how you flow outwards. So this is how you pray.

- Mary Oliver

Lord, grant that I might not so much seek to be loved as to love.

- Francis of Assisi

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