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Language Of Prayer Quotes


"For prayer is the language of the heart ..." - Grace Aguilar

"Prayer is the language of a man burdened with a sense of need." - Edward Mckendree Bounds

"When we know beyond any doubt that we already speak the feeling language of prayer, we awaken that part of us that can never be stolen, lost, or taken away. This is the secret mode of prayer." - Gregg Braden

"Prayer no longer seems like an activity to me; it has become the continuing language of the relationship I believe God designed to fulfill a human life." - Keith Miller

"Prayer begins by talking to God, but it ends by listening to Him. In the face of Absolute Truth, silence is the soul's language." - Fulton J Sheen

"Perhaps the shortest and most powerful prayer in human language is help." - Thomas Keating

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

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

"For the happy man prayer is only a jumble of words, until the day when sorrow comes to explain to him the sublime language by means of which he speaks to God." - Alexandre Dumas

"I think the Lord's Prayer is a very powerful prayer. And the prayer of St. Francis." - Dennis Kucinich

"Meditation is the tongue of the soul and the language of our spirit; and our wandering thoughts in prayer are but the neglects of meditation and recessions from that duty; according as we neglect meditation, so are our prayers imperfect, - meditation being the soul of prayer and the intention of our spirit." - Jeremy Taylor

"Prayer simply means a longing of the heart, it is the wish felt, - it may be expressed, or not expressed. It may take the form of human language or it may never be uttered at all; still it is a prayer, if God only hears it in the secret recess of the heart." - Keshub Chunder Sen

"Prayer simply means a longing of the heart, it is the wish felt, - it may be expressed, or not expressed. It may take the form of human language or it may never be uttered at all; still it is a prayer, if God only hears it in the secret recess of the heart." - Keshub Chandra Sen

"Since the beginning of the world, a prayer is a prayer and a curse is a curse- no matter the people- no matter the language- Man has given a thousand different namesto his god, but look into the face of each one- long enough- hard enough- You will find one truth." - Mike Mignola

"Prayer is the lungs through which holiness breathes. Prayer is not only the language of spiritual life, but also makes its very essence and forms its real character. O for a faith that will not shrink though pressed by every foe; That will not tremble on the brink of any earthly woe. Lord, give us such a faith as this... whatever may come..." - Edward Mckendree Bounds

"Fear not because your prayer is stammering, your words feeble, and your language poor. Jesus can understand you." - J C Ryle

"Speaking in tongues is as normal to me as 'Pass the salt' It's a secret, direct prayer language to God." - Katy Perry

"Hurry is the death of Prayer." - Samuel Chadwick

"Prayer is an effort of will." - Oswald Chambers

"Prayer is the acid test of devotion." - Samuel Chadwick

"Purity is the fruit of prayer." - Mother Teresa

"Every thought of God is prayer." - Rahel Varnhagen

"Prayer is the preview of God's action." - Mark Dever

"Habits of prayer need careful cultivation." - F.B. Meyer

"The prayer of Ajax was for light." - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

"The root of prayer is interior silence." - Thomas Keating

"Prayer is the chief exercise of faith." - John Calvin

"Prayer is the thermometer of grace." - Charles Spurgeon

"All writing is a form of prayer." - John Keats

"Prayer is the voice of faith." - William Van Horne

"Prayer never changes the laws of nature." - Dan Barker

"There's no Biblical definition of contemplative prayer" - Mike Bickle

"Prayer is the instrument of miracles." - Marion G. Romney

"Prayer is the oxygen of the soul." - Pio of Pietrelcina

"The beginning of prayer is silence ..." - Mother Teresa

"Prayer is the life of the soul." - Madame De Stael

"Prayer is an attitude of the heart." - Larry Dossey

"Prayer begins at the edge of emptiness." - Abraham Joshua Heschel

"Praying solves the problems of prayer." - Samuel Chadwick

"The fruit of Silence is Prayer." - Mother Teresa

"Attentiveness is the heart of prayer." - Simone Weil

"The imperfect offices of prayer and praise." - William Wordsworth

"Her eyes are homes of silent prayer." - Alfred Tennyson

"Prayer is the laying aside of thoughts." - Evagrius Ponticus

"Music is a form of prayer." - Toru Takemitsu

"Writing [is] a form of prayer." - Franz Kafka

"Prayer is an august avowal of ignorance." - Victor Hugo

"Prayer is a concentration of positive thoughts." - Peace Pilgrim

"The language of the poem is the language of particulars." - Mary Oliver

"Not prayer without faith, nor faith without prayer, but prayer in faith, is the cost of spiritual gifts and graces." - Henry Clay Trumbull

"A spiritual prayer is a humble prayer. Prayer is the asking of an alms, which requires humility... The lower the heart descends, the higher the prayer ascends." - Thomas Watson

"Poetry is the art of using language to transcend language," - Laurence Overmire

"The language of the heart is mankind's main common language." - Suzy Kassem

"Language is the archives of history...Language is fossil poetry." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"I love language, and I love the failure of language." - Nate Lowman

"A special kind of beauty exists which is born in language, of language, and for language." - Gaston Bachelard

"I believe there is no liturgy in the world, either in ancient or modern language, which breathes more of a solid, scriptural, rational piety, than the Common Prayer of the Church of England. And though the main of it was compiled considerably more than two hundred years ago, yet is the language of it, not only pure, but strong and elegant in the highest degree." - John Wesley

"The first requirement for prayer is silence. People of prayer are people of silence." - Mother Teresa

"Prayer does not change the purpose of God. But prayer does change the action of God." - Chuck Smith

"The greatest tragedy of life is not unanswered prayer, buy unoffered prayer." - F.B. Meyer

"Prayer - secret, fervent, believing prayer - lies at the root of all personal godliness." - William Carey

"The birth of the church was during a prayer meeting, not preaching, not singing, but prayer." - Jim Cymbala

"Prayer is the core of the day. Take prayer out, and the day would collapse ..." - Amy Carmichael

"Prayer is spiritual exercise and every act of prayer stretches the soul." - James Dillet Freeman

"The purpose of all prayer is to find God's will and to make that our prayer" - Catherine Marshall

"We often think of prayer as a means to an end. Prayer is the goal." - Francis Chan

"Prayer bends omnipotence of heaven to your desire. Prayer moves the hand that moves the world." - Charles Spurgeon

"If prayer is to leave the public schools, let the ridicule of prayer leave also." - Boyd K. Packer

"Assume the attitude of prayer, and in time, the attitude will become prayer." - Mercedes Lackey

"Rick Black writes with the honed elegance of a poet so in command of lyric sentiment and the efficient evocative use of language that what results is indeed as urgent and vulnerable as true prayer ... There is something profoundly human and completely necessary about Star of David." - Kwame Dawes

"Hungarian Language - savage it may be but of a beauty that has nothing human about it, with sonorities of another universe, powerful and corrosive, appropriate to prayer, to groans and to tears, risen out of hell to perpetuate its accent and its aura...words of nectar and cyanide." - Emile M Cioran

"Hungarian Language - savage it may be but of a beauty that has nothing human about it, with sonorities of another universe, powerful and corrosive, appropriate to prayer, to groans and to tears, risen out of hell to perpetuate its accent and its aura...words of nectar and cyanide." - Emil Cioran

"Delicate, gracious, and eloquent, John Brandi's poems reveal that he remains an extraordinary profound poet of prayer and praise. His is the most honorable and heroic of ambitions - to dress our broken world in the clothes of language, trust, and hope." - David St. John

"I want to feel my own nothingness, I want to give myself up in absolute resignation to God, to lie prostrate and passive at His feet, with no other disposition in my heart than that of merging my will into His will, and no other language in my mouth than that of prayer for the perfecting of His strength in my weakness." - Thomas Chalmers

"Virtues are formed by prayer. Prayer preserves temperance. Prayer suppresses anger. Prayer prevents emotions of pride and envy. Prayer draws into the soul the Holy Spirit, and raises man to Heaven." - Ephrem the Syrian

"Let there be no limit to what we take to God in prayer, so that there may be no limit to God's reign and rule in all of life. - Roger Hazelton Jesus is God spelling himself out in language that man can understand." - S. D Gordon

"How often have I rattled on with God and said nothing at all? Relying on cliches, throwaway phrases, and high language I'd never use in everyday conversation, I took prayer for granted and lost sight of the wondrous opportunity to draw close to God." - Margaret Feinberg

"Lack of prayer is the cause of lack of time." - Peter Kreeft

"Feeling is the language that speaks to the Divine Matrix (the Universe). Feel as though your goal is accomplished and your prayer is already answered." - Gregg Braden

"Prayer is translation. A man translates himself into a child asking for all there is in a language he has barely mastered." - Leonard Cohen

"Worrying is one of my few forms of prayer." - Joanne Greenberg

"Battering the gates of heaven with the storms of prayer." - Alfred Lord Tennyson

"Souls of prayer are souls of great silence" - Mother Teresa

"Music is the child of prayer, the companion of religion." - Francois-Rene de Chateaubriand

"Prayer is a recognition of the greatness of our God." - Timothy Keller

"The history of missions is the history of answered prayer." - Samuel Marinus Zwemer

"Days of trouble must be days of prayer." - Matthew Henry

"The goal of prayer is the ear of God." - Charles Spurgeon

"Battering the gates of heaven with storms of prayer." - Alfred Tennyson

"Prayer requires more of the heart than of the tongue." - Adam Clarke

"The silence of prayer is the silence of listening." - Elizabeth O'Connor

"I am walking proof of the power of prayer." - Fabrice Muamba

"The C language combines all the power of assembly language with all the ease-of-use of assembly language." - Mark Pearce

"Quiet talk is the language of love. It is the language of peace. It is the language of God." - Gordon B Hinckley

"Trouble and prayer are closely related. Trouble often drives men to God in prayer, while prayer is but the voice of men in trouble." - Edward Mckendree Bounds

"Language is the archives of history." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Language is also a place of struggle." - Bell Hooks

"The chief merit of language is clearness." - Galen

"Stories are the reproductive organs of language." - Robert Bringhurst

"Laughter is the language of the heart" - Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

"Language is the machine of the poet." - Thomas B. Macaulay

"Simple is the language of truth." - Seneca the Younger

"Jazz is the language of the emotions." - Charles Mingus

"Music is the language of heaven." - Levon Helm

"Eighty percent of language lies to us." - Deena Metzger

"Music is a kind of harmonious language." - Gioachino Rossini

"Speak with the language of love." - Rumi

"Language is the inventory of human experience." - L. W. Lockhart

"Poetry is the language of feeling." - William Winter

"Dreams are the language of God." - Paulo Coelho

"Language is the medium of our thoughts." - Frederick Lenz

"Our language is the reflection of ourselves." - Cesar Chavez

"Language is the source of misunderstandings." - Antoine de Saint-Exupery

"The language of truth is unvarnished enough." - Seneca the Younger

"The language of truth is simple." - Euripides

"Grammar is the analysis of language." - Edgar Allan Poe

"Math is the language of the universe." - Lucas Grabeel

"Language is a form of organized stutter." - Marshall Mcluhan

"Accounting is the language of business." - Warren Buffett

"Mathematics is the language of size." - Lancelot Hogben

"Language is the light of the mind" - John Stuart Mill

"Sometimes, language is the sound of longing" - Simon Van Booy

"The original language of Christianity is translation." - Lamin Sanneh

"Language is the tool of the tools" - Lev S. Vygotsky

"Silence is the language of inertia." - Margaret Heffernan

"Poetry is the memory of language" - Jacques Roubaud

"Cultures are virtual realities made of language." - Terence Mckenna

"The language of God is Mystery." - Kedar Joshi

"Politically correct is the language of cowardice." - Billy Connolly

"Story is the language of the heart." - John Eldredge

"Ridicule is the language of the devil." - Thomas Carlyle

"Laughter is the language of the soul." - Pablo Neruda

"Mastery of language affords one remarkable opportunities." - Alexandre Dumas

"Music is the universal language of mankind." - Henry Wadsworth Longfello

"C is the assembly language of Tcl." - Karl Lehenbauer

"Mastery of language affords remarkable power." - Frantz Fanon

"Tears are the silent language of grief." - Voltaire

"Smiles are the language of love." - David Hare

"Music is the soul of language." - Max Heindel

"Music is the universal language of mankind." - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

"Arabs respect only the language of force." - Moshe Sharett

"Finality is not the language of politics." - Benjamin Disraeli

"Language is the dress of thought." - Samuel Johnson

"Dig - the mostly uncouth - language of grace." - Geoffrey Hill

"Language makes infinite use of finite media." - Wilhelm Von Humboldt

"Money has a language of its own." - Robert Kiyosaki

"Prayer is the breath of the new creature." - Richard Baxter

"Prayer will get you out of a pinch, prayer will get you out of a crises, prayer will get you out of your dilemma, prayer will get you out of your trouble." - T D Jakes

"God can pick sense out of a confused prayer." - Richard Sibbes

"Prayer meetings are the throbbing machinery of the church." - Charles Spurgeon



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