Jesus Christ Quotes

“I like your Christ, I do not like your Christians. Your Christians are so unlike your Christ.”

– Mahatma Gandhi

“Catholics have more extreme sex lives because they’re taught that pleasure is bad for you. Who thinks it’s normal to kneel down to a naked man who’s nailed to a cross? It’s like a bad leather bar.”

– John Waters

“If Jesus had been killed twenty years ago, Catholic school children would be wearing little electric chairs around their necks instead of crosses.”

– Lenny Bruce

“We should live our lives as though Christ was coming this afternoon.”

– Jimmy Carter

“We might be wise to follow the insight of the enraptured heart rather than the more cautious reasoning of the theological mind.”

– A.W. Tozer, The Knowledge of the Holy

“All that I am I owe to Jesus Christ, revealed to me in His divine Book.”

– David Livingstone

“Be a sinner and sin?? boldly,? but believe and?? rejoice in Christ even more boldly.”

– Martin Luther

“Surely there is no more wretched sight that the human body unloved and uncared for.”

– Corrie ten Boom, The Hiding Place

“If man had his way, the plan of redemption would be an endless and bloody conflict. In reality, salvation was bought not by Jesus’ fist, but by His nail-pierced hands; not by muscle but by love; not by vengeance but by forgiveness; not by force but by sacrifice. Jesus Christ our Lord surrendered in order that He might win; He destroyed His enemies by dying for them and conquered death by allowing death to conquer Him.”

– A.W. Tozer, Preparing for Jesus’ Return: Daily Live the Blessed Hope

“And my God will supply all your needs according to His riches in glory in Christ Jesus.”

– Anonymous, Holy Bible

“Once you have surrendered yourself, you make yourself receptive. In receiving from God, you are perfected and completed.”

– Fulton J. Sheen, Seven Words of Jesus and Mary: Lessons from Cana and Calvary

“Radical obedience to Christ is not easy… It’s not comfort, not health, not wealth, and not prosperity in this world. Radical obedience to Christ risks losing all these things. But in the end, such risk finds its reward in Christ. And he is more than enough for us.”

– David Platt, Radical: Taking Back Your Faith from the American Dream

“If your life is Christ, then your death will be only more of Christ, forever. If your life is only Christlessness, then your death will be only more Christlessness, forever. That’s not fundamentalism, that’s the law of non-contradiction.”

– Peter Kreeft, Jesus-Shock

“Jesus tends to his people individually. He personally sees to our needs. We all receive Jesus’ touch. We experience his care.”

– Max Lucado, Experiencing the Heart of Jesus Workbook: Knowing His Heart, Feeling His Love

It is Jesus who stirs in you the desire to do something great with your lives, the will to follow an ideal, the refusal to allow yourselves to be ground down by mediocrity, the courage to commit yourselves humbly and patiently to improving yourselves and society, making the world more human and more fraternal.”

– Pope John Paul II

“Never forget that there are only two philosophies to rule your life: the one of the cross, which starts with the fast and ends with the feast. The other of Satan, which starts with the feast and ends with the headache.”

– Fulton J. Sheen, Seven Words of Jesus and Mary: Lessons from Cana and Calvary

“No enthusiasm will ever stand the strain that Jesus Christ will put upon His worker, only one thing will, and that is a personal relationship to Himself which has gone through the mill of His spring-cleaning until there is only one purpose left–I am here for God to send me where He will.”

– Oswald Chambers

“There is no other way to determine the difference between the will of God and the crafts of satan… Jesus is the way, the truth and the life… The Holy Spirit of God is the Comforter…”

– Israelmore Ayivor

“Solitude is a chosen separation for refining your soul. Isolation is what you crave when you neglect the first.”

– Wayne Cordeiro, Leading on Empty: Refilling Your Tank and Renewing Your Passion

“Could there be any doubt that the Jews would seek to harm the Son of God again, knowing that his body was now readily accessible in the form of defenseless crackers?”

– Sam Harris, The End of Faith: Religion, Terror, and the Future of Reason