27 Inspiring Quotes On Prayer

1. "Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer."

    -Romans 12:12 (NIV)

2. "The Lord is far from the wicked, but he hears the prayer of the righteous."

    -Proverbs 15:29 (NIV)

3. "Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God."

    -Philippians 4:6 (NIV)

4. "Devote yourselves to prayer, being watchful and thankful."

     -Colossians 4:2 (NIV)

5. "Pray continually."

    -1 Thessalonians 5:17 (NIV)

6. "This is the confidence that we have in approaching God: that if we ask anything according his will, he hears us."

     -1 John 5:14 (NIV)

7. "Then you will call on me and come and pray to me, and I will listen to you."

     -Jeremiah 29:12 (NIV)

8. "Is anyone among you in trouble? Let him pray. Is anyone happy? Let him sing songs of praise."

     -James 5:13 (NIV)

9. "Therefore I tell you, whatever you ask for in prayer, believe that you have received it, and it will be yours."

     -Mark 11:24 (NIV)

10. "And when you pray, do not keep on babbling like pagans, for they think they will be heard because of their many words."

      -Matthew 6:7 (NIV) 

11. "Prayer is a spiritual lifeline back to where I most want to be."

      -Marianne Williamson

12. "Prayer is as natural an expression of faith as breathing is to life."

       -Jonathan Edwards

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

       -Billy Graham

14. "Prayer is talking with God. God knows your heart and is not so concerned with your words as he is with the attitude of your heart."

       -Josh McDowell

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

       -Alice Walker

16. "I pray to start my day and finish it. I'm just thankful for everything, all the blessings in my life. I find that praying at the start of the day and the end of the day keeps everything in perspective."

      -Tim Tebow

17. "Without prayer, without faith in the Almighty, the civil rights movement would have been like a bird without wings."

       -Congressman John Lewis

18. "Prayer doesn't change things - it changes us. If we are diligent in seeking God, slowly and surely we become better people."

      -Joyce Meyer

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

      -H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

20. "To be a christian without praying is no more possible than to be alive without breathing."

      -Martin Luther


21. "Faith and prayer are the vitamins of the soul. Man cannot live in health without them."

      -Mahalia Jackson

22. "Prayer is man's greatest weapon."

      -W.Clement Stone

23. "Is prayer your steering wheel or spare tire?"

     -Corrie Ten Boom

24. "Pray when you feel like worrying. Give thanks when you feel like complaining. Keep going when you feel like quitting."

      -Dave Willis

25. "What wings are to a bird and sails are to a ship, so is prayer to the soul."

     -Corrie Ten Boom

26. "Any concern too small to be turned into prayer is too small to be made into a burden."

      -Corrie Ten Boom

27. "The prayer of a righteous person is powerful and effective."

      -James 5:16 (NIV)