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God grant me the serenity
To accept the things I cannot change;
the courage to change the things I can;
and the wisdom to know the difference.
- Reinhold Niebuhr (Serenity Prayer)

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If the only prayer you said in your whole life was,
Thank you, that would suffice.
- Meister Eckhart

The fog unrolls itself to be a prayer rug to the mountains.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Gratitude is the prayer,
while Celebration is the song and the dance of praise.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

 

Prayer doesn't change God, but changes him who prays
- Soren Kierkegaard

To be a Christian without prayer
is no more possible than to be alive without breathing.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Lord, grant comfort, joy and health
to those I call friend,
to those I call enemy,
and to those I have cursed by my indifference.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

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

Praying without ceasing is not ritualized,
nor are there even words.
It is a constant state of awareness of oneness with God.
- Peace Pilgrim

The function of prayer is not to influence God,
but rather to change the nature of the one who prays.
- Soren Kierkegaard

To give pleasure to a single heart by a single act
is better than a thousand heads bowing in prayer.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Celebrate! Celebration is an expression of Gratitude.
Gratitude is like the prayer, while
Celebration is the hymn and sacred dance.
Celebration is its own road to happiness.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Never forget the three powerful resources
you always have available to you:
love, prayer, and forgiveness.
- H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

Today I offer a prayer of forgiveness:
forgive the pettiness of my ingratitude...
the absence of profound thankfulness.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Faith and prayer are the vitamins of the soul;
man cannot live in health without them.
- Mahalia Jackson

I close my eyes, then I drift away, into the magic night I softly say.
A silent prayer, like dreamers do, then I fall asleep
to dream my dreams of you.
- Roy Orbison

I have been driven many times to my knees
by the overwhelming conviction that I had nowhere to go.
My own wisdom, and that of all about me,
seemed insufficient for the day.
- Abraham Lincoln

Prayer does not change God, but it changes him who prays.
- Soren Kierkegaard

Prayer is a thought, a belief, a feeling,
arising within the mind of the one praying.
- Ernest Holmes

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

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.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Most people consider the course of events as natural and inevitable.
They little know what radical change are possible through prayer.
Every morning I offer my body, my mind and any ability that I posses,
to be used by Thee, O infinite creator,
in whatever way Thou dost choose to express Thyself through me.
I know that all work is Thy work, and that no task is too difficult
or too menial when offered to Thee in loving service.
- Paramahansa Yogananda

All the darkness of the world cannot
extinguish the light of a single candle,
yet one candle can illuminate all the darkness.
- Jewish Hanukah Prayer

My mom taught us the Serenity Prayer at a young age.
- Toby Keith

Prayer is the spirit speaking truth to Truth.
- Philip James Bailey

Grace isn't just a little prayer
you say before receiving a meal.
It's a way to live.
- Jackie Windspear

My father was an Episcopalian minister,
and I've always been comforted by the power of prayer.
- Anna Lee

In prayer it is better to have a heart without words
than words without a heart.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

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

When prayer removes distrust and doubt
and enters the field of mental certainty,
it becomes faith; and the universe is built on faith.
- Ernest Holmes

I offer my body, my mind
and any ability that I posses,
to be used by Thee, O Infinite Creator,
in whatever way Thou dost choose
to express Thyself through me.
I know that all work is Thy work,
and that no task is too difficult
or too menial when offered
to Thee in loving service.
- Paramahansa Yogananda

Prayer is not asking for what you think you want,
but asking to be changed in ways you can't imagine.
- Kathleen Norris

Prayer is the key of the morning
and the bolt of the evening.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

I have only ever made one prayer to God,
a very short one: O Lord, make my enemies ridiculous.
And God granted it.
- Voltaire

Having soon discovered to be great, I must appear so,
and therefore studiously avoided mixing in society,
and wrapped myself in mystery, devoting my time to fasting and prayer.
- Nat Turner

The real end of prayer is not so much to get this or
that single desire granted,
as to put human life into full and joyful conformity with the will of God.
- Charles Bent

As a people of faith, we know that prayer is a powerful instrument.
And as one Nation under God, we know that many times
our most powerful tool is prayer.
- Nick Rahall

Experience teaches us that we do not always receive
the blessings we ask for in prayer.
- Mary Baker Eddy

A single grateful thought toward heaven is the most perfect prayer.
- Gotthold Ephraim Lessing

The issue of prayer is not prayer; the issue of prayer is God.
- Abraham Joshua Heschel

The romantic embrace can only be compared with music and with prayer.
- Henry Ellis

We spend millions of dollars per year supplying more
than adequate meals and a Koran to every detainee along
with a prayer rug that meets their religious standards.
- Bill Shuster

Anything large enough for a wish to light upon,
is large enough to hang a prayer upon.
- George MacDonald

Music is a form of prayer.
- Toru Takemitsu

Prayer is commitment.
We don't merely co-operate with God with certain things held back within.
We, the total person, co-operate.
This means that co-operation equals committment.
- E. Stanley Jones

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.
- Saint Augustine

Prayer is not so much the means whereby God's will
is bent to man's desires,
as it is that whereby man's will is bent to God's desires.
- Charles Bent

I deepen my experience of God through prayer,
meditation, and forgiveness.
- Marianne Williamson

I used a lot of pancake makeup and a prayer,
and a Buddhist chant.
- Steven Cojocaru

I believe in prayer.
It's the best way we have to draw strength from heaven.
- Josephine Baker

Just the same way I'd say a prayer before going onstage,
taking that even further and using the drum to inspire people.
And using that as a vehicle for the intention.
- Rick Allen

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

God is much in the difficult home problems as in the
times of quiet and prayer.
- Evelyn Underhill

We should not permit prayer to be taken out of the schools;
that's the only way most of us got through.
- Sam Levenson

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.
- George Eliot

On this day, as on every day,
we Receive ALL of Life with Thanksgiving.
We have gratitude for EVERYTHING
that has ever occurred to bring us to this moment.
We give thanks for the joys and the sufferings,
the moments of peace and the flashes of anger,
the compassion and the indifference,
the roar of our courage
and the cold sweat of our fear.
We accept gratefully the entirety
of our past and our present life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Our prayer and God's mercy are like two buckets in a well;
while the one ascends the other descends.
- Mark Hopkins

No god ever gave any man anything, nor ever answered any prayer at any time -
nor ever will.
- Madalyn Murray O'Hair

I first began to read religious books at school,
and especially the Bible, when I was eleven years old;
and almost immediately commenced a habit of secret prayer.
- Francis W. Newman

Poetry and prayer are very similar.
- Carol Ann Duffy

Prayer is aligning ourselves with the purposes of God.
- E. Stanley Jones

Prayer is the slender nerve that moves the muscle of omnipotence.
- Martin Farquhar Tupper

Who rises from prayer a better man, his prayer is answered.
- George Meredith

Never believe that true prayer consists in mere babbling,
reciting so many psalms and vigils, saying your beads
while you allow your thoughts to roam.
- Johannes Tauler

Prayer opens the heart to God, and it is the means by which the soul,
though empty, is filled by God.
- John Buchan

We gather for prayer, and reading the Bible,
and singing the songs of David.
- William Brewster

Patients describing the benefits of prayer often talk
about how it provides a sense of well being.
- Armstrong Williams

Conversations with God are very different
from the usual nature of prayer.
Prayers are commonly only in one direction -
the one praying speaks and hopes God is listening.
Prayers also tend to focus on asking
for specific things or outcomes one wants,
rather than seeking to better understand the mind of God.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Today we thank God for all the blessings He has bestowed
upon this great Country and ask Him to continue to
heal our land and meet our needs -
and we do so through the power of prayer.
- Nick Rahall

Religion is no more possible without prayer than poetry without language,
or music without atmosphere.
- James Martineau

There is no greater distance than that between a man in prayer and God.
- Ivan Illich


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