Prayer Quotes - Page 4

A servant of the Lord stands bodily before men, but mentally he is knocking at the gates of heaven with prayer.
– John Climacus

Pray, v. To ask that the laws of the universe be annulled in behalf of a single petitioner confessedly unworthy.
– Ambrose Bierce

You can do more than pray after you have prayed; but you can never do more than pray until you have prayed.
– A.J. Gordon

The greatest hindrance to effective prayer is sin. Satan’s greatest goal is to keep us from our knees.
– Dick Eastman

We are either in the process of resisting God’s truth or in the process of being shaped and molded by his truth.
– Charles Stanley

Effective prayer is prayer that attains what it seeks. It is prayer that moves God, effecting its end.
– Charles Finney

There has never been a spiritual awakening in any country or locality that did not begin in united prayer.
– D.A.T. Pierson

Prayer is not so much an act as it is an attitude—an attitude of dependency, dependency upon God.
– Arthur W. Pink

Most men pray for power, the strength to do things. Few people pray for love, the quality to be someone.
– Robert Foster

You can do more than pray after you have prayed, but you cannot do more than pray until you have prayed.
– A. J. Gordon

The greatest and best talent that God gives to any man or woman in this world is the talent of prayer.
– Alexander Whyte

You may as soon find a living man that does not breath, as a living Christian that does not pray.
– Matthew Henry

Of all the duties enjoined by Christianity none is more essential and yet more neglected than prayer.
– François Fénelon

It is good for us to keep some account of our prayers, that we may not unsay them in our practice.
– Matthew Henry

The conditions of praying are the conditions of righteousness, holiness, and salvation.
– E. M. Bounds

Deep down in me I knew it was a lie, and He knew it. You can’t pray a lie I found that out.
– Mark Twain

Satan does not care how many people read about prayer if only he can keep them from praying.
– Paul E. Billheimer

Trouble and perplexity drive me to prayer and prayer drives away perplexity and trouble.
– Philip Melanchthen

Prayer must never be answered: if it is, it ceases to be prayer and becomes correspondence.
– Oscar Wilde

There are few men who dare to publish to the world the prayers they make to Almighty God.
– Michel Montaigne