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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.

Frank Sinatra

Basically, I'm for anything that gets you through the night - be it prayer, tranquilizers or a bottle of Jack Daniels.

Pope Francis

A good Catholic meddles in politics, offering the best of himself, so that those who govern can govern. But what is the best that we can offer to those who govern? Prayer!

Kelsey Grammer

Prayer is when you talk to God. Meditation is when you're listening. Playing the piano allows you to do both at the same time.

Martin Luther

To be a Christian without prayer is no more possible than to be alive without breathing.

Laurence Sterne

Of all duties, prayer certainly is the sweetest and most easy.

Jack Whitehall

Some comics have long routines to get them in the mood - I just prefer to sit down, write out the same jokes in a different order and then have a little prayer that I won't be met by silence.

Alice Walker

'Thank you' is the best prayer that anyone could say. I say that one a lot. Thank you expresses extreme gratitude, humility, understanding.

H. Jackson Brown Jr.

Never forget the three powerful resources you always have available to you: love, prayer, and forgiveness.


I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: 'O Lord make my enemies ridiculous.' And God granted it.

Kris Jenner

I believe in God and the power of prayer.

Woodrow Wilson

In the Lord's Prayer, the first petition is for daily bread. No one can worship God or love his neighbor on an empty stomach.

Dennis Quaid

Jesus himself talked about prayer and meditation. Anything that brings you closer to the Lord, what's wrong with that?

Alicia Keys

I feel the presence of a higher power. I believe that what you give is what you get. It's universal law. I believe in the power of prayer and of words. I've learned that when you predict that negative things will happen, they do.

Harriet Tubman

Read my letter to the old folks, and give my love to them, and tell my brothers to be always watching unto prayer, and when the good old ship of Zion comes along, to be ready to step aboard.

Martin Luther

The fewer the words, the better the prayer.


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

Garrison Keillor

My religion would be a gentle faith that believed in the sacredness of leisure. Napping as a form of prayer.

Religion Faith
Billy Graham

Prayer is simply a two-way conversation between you and God.

Billy Graham

The most eloquent prayer is the prayer through hands that heal and bless.

Lou Holtz

Sacrifice, discipline and prayer are essential. We gain strength through God's word. We receive grace from the sacrament. And when we fumble due to sin - and it's gonna happen - confession puts us back on the field.

Margaret Mead

Prayer does not use up artificial energy, doesn't burn up any fossil fuel, doesn't pollute. Neither does song, neither does love, neither does the dance.

Will Rogers

About all I can say for the United States Senate is that it opens with a prayer and closes with an investigation.

The more I get connected to my own breath and my own yogic experience and my own prayer and my own idea, the ideas that have existed for so long - that we all belong to each other and we could live a deeper spiritual existence - the more I get connected to that, the more I shun this world.

Mahatma Gandhi

In prayer it is better to have a heart without words than words without a heart.

Liam Neeson

The Irish Catholic side was married to the life of an actor and I found out acting could be a form of prayer.

Life Acting
Billy Graham

I believe that the greatest form of prayer is praise to God.

Mahatma Gandhi

Prayer is the key of the morning and the bolt of the evening.

Religion Morning
Charles Lamb

Shakespeare is one of the last books one should like to give up, perhaps the one just before the Dying Service in a large Prayer book.

Martin Luther

Prayer is a strong wall and fortress of the church; it is a goodly Christian weapon.

Andre Gide

Old hands soil, it seems, whatever they caress, but they too have their beauty when they are joined in prayer. Young hands were made for caresses and the sheathing of love. It is a pity to make them join too soon.

Tina Turner

I believe in prayer and in strong belief.

Beautiful things comfort; they bring a real clarity and ease. We have to continue to make our environments beautiful - it's sort of like a prayer. If you surround yourself with beautiful things, you have a better life - one with more oxygen.

W. H. Auden

In a world of prayer, we are all equal in the sense that each of us is a unique person, with a unique perspective on the world, a member of a class of one.

Saint Augustine

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.

Mahatma Gandhi

To give pleasure to a single heart by a single act is better than a thousand heads bowing in prayer.

Bryce Dallas Howard

What keeps me sane the most is, honestly, the Serenity Prayer.

William James

The sovereign cure for worry is prayer.

George Eliot

We must not sit still and look for miracles; up and doing, and the Lord will be with thee. Prayer and pains, through faith in Christ Jesus, will do anything.

Abraham Lincoln

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 may be on the Lord's side.

Charles Baudelaire

The man who says his evening prayer is a captain posting his sentinels. He can sleep.

A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

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

Lyndon B. Johnson

In our home there was always prayer - aloud, proud and unapologetic.

C. S. Lewis

Solemnity is proper in church, but things that are proper in church are not necessarily proper outside, and vice versa. For example, I can say a prayer while washing my teeth, but that does not mean I should wash my teeth in church.

Liam Neeson

I offer my performance as prayer for someone I've worked with as an actor or someone who has died. The image that comes into my head as I walk to the stage, I offer that performance up for that person.

Will Rogers

The 1928 Republican Convention opened with a prayer. If the Lord can see His way clear to bless the Republican Party the way it's been carrying on, then the rest of us ought to get it without even asking.

Lindsay Lohan

I'm really in touch, whether it's prayer or meditation... there are so many powers greater than me in the world. I've been blessed and lucky enough to have been given a gift to share with other people.

Mahatma Gandhi

Prayer is not asking. It is a longing of the soul. It is daily admission of one's weakness. It is better in prayer to have a heart without words than words without a heart.

Jimmy Carter

My constant prayer, my number one foreign goal, is to bring peace to Israel. And in the process to Israel's neighbours.

Mahatma Gandhi

Let everyone try and find that as a result of daily prayer he adds something new to his life, something with which nothing can be compared.

John McCain

I believe in prayer. I pray every night.

Tyler Perry

I had one request when I started doing the plays. My prayer was, 'God, let me do well enough to be able to take care of my mother.' I was able to do that 'til the day she died because of my audience.

It is no wonder that advocates of Obamacare blindly push forward with their agenda to force religious Americans to violate their own precepts: in the war between the state and the individual, religion is on the side of the individual and his or her relationship with God. That is why symbolic prayer matters. It is symbolic.

Wars God Religion
Victor Hugo

To give thanks in solitude is enough. Thanksgiving has wings and goes where it must go. Your prayer knows much more about it than you do.

I Pray to God to give you Shanti, Shakti, Sampati, Swarup, Saiyam, Saadgi, Safalta, Samridhi, Sanskar, Swaasth, Sanmaan, Saraswati, Wish you and your family Shubh Deewali.

Rango Ke Tyohar May Sbhi Rango Ki Ho Bharmar. Dheer Saari Khushiyo Sy Bhara Ho Aapka Sansar. Yahi Dua hai Bhagwan Sy Hamari Har bar.

Mausam ki bahar acchi ho! phulon ki kaliyan kacchi ho! Hamari yeh dosti sacchi ho! Bhagwan bus ek duwa hai ki, mere dost ka har tyohar accha ho! aour har tyoharoki rango ki bahar ho...

Angels, roll the rock away; Death, yield up thy mighty prey: See, He rises from the tomb, Glowing with immortal bloom.