Prayer Quotes - Page 3

Prayer gives a man the opportunity of getting to know a gentleman he hardly ever meets. I do not mean his maker, but himself.
– William Inge

I pray on the principle that wine knocks the cork out of a bottle. There is an inward fermentation, and there must be a vent.
– Henry Ward Beecher

Prayer does not influence God. Prayer surely does influence God. It does not influence His purpose. It does influence His action.
– S.D. Gordon

Learn to worship God as the God who does wonders, who wishes to prove in you that He can do something supernatural and divine.
– Andrew Murray

Prayer breaks all bars, dissolves all chains, opens all prisons, and widens all straits by which God’s saints have been held.
– E. M. Bounds

Prayer is an end to isolation. It is living our daily life with someone; with him who alone can deliver us from solitude.
– Georges Lefevre

I have been driven many times to my knees by the overwhelming conviction that I had absolutely no other place to go.
– Abraham

Four things let us ever keep in mind: God hears prayer, God heeds prayer, God answers prayer, and God delivers by prayer.
– E. M. Bounds

Leaders must be released from the idea that they must be great prayer warriors before they can begin to call others to prayer.
– David Bryant

Prayer must carry on our work as much as preaching; he preacheth not heartily to his people that will not pray for them.
– Richard Baxter

As is the business of tailors to make clothes and cobblers to make shoes, so it is the business of Christians to pray.
– Martin Luther

Those who do not believe do not pray. This is a good functional definition of faith. Faith prays, unbelief does not.
– John A. Hardon

Pursuing prayer is prayer on a mission. It is diligent, fervent, constant, persevering, determined, and convinced.
– David Bryant

I often pray, though I’m not really sure Anyone’s listening; and I phrase it carefully, just in case He’s literary.
– Mignon McLaughlin

When a man is at his wits’ end it is not a cowardly thing to pray, it is the only way he can get in touch with Reality.
– Oswald Chambers

To desire revival…and at the same time to neglect(personal) prayer and devotion is to wish one way and walk another.
– A.W. Tozer

If the spiritual life be healthy, under the full power of the Holy Spirit, praying without ceasing will be natural.
– Andrew Murray

No one is a firmer believer in the power of prayer than the devil; not that he practices it, but he suffers from it.
– Guy H. King

I have been driven many times to my knees by the overwhelming conviction that I had nowhere else to go.
– Abraham Lincoln

There is not in the world a kind of life more sweet and delightful than that of a continual conversation with God.
– Brother Lawrence