20 Quotes About Praying To Take To Heart

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One of my favorite quotes about praying is “Someone else is praying for the things you take for granted.”

Many times we are so content with how we are living in our lives, that we start to take life for granted. There are times for everything, and the time to be grateful, and cherish those who love us, and the situations in our lives that we know we are abundantly blessed should be on an everyday basis.

People only want to focus on the things that are going wrong in their lives, instead of focusing on the fact that they are really blessed, and that they can really achieve if they use what they have now.

What you take for granted, someone else is praying for. Happiness never comes to those who don’t appreciate what they already have. Don’t wait until what you HAVE becomes what you HAD. Here are 20 quotes about praying to take to heart.

20 Quotes About Praying

“If the only prayer you ever say in your entire life is thank you, it will be enough.” — Meister Eckhart

“In my deepest, darkest moments, what really got me through was a prayer. Sometimes my prayer was ‘Help me.’ Sometimes a prayer was ‘Thank you.’ What I’ve discovered is that intimate connection and communication with my creator will always get me through because I know my support, my help, is just a prayer away.” — Iyanla Vanzant

“To be a Christian without prayer is no more possible than to be alive without breathing.” — Martin Luther

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

“’Thank you’ is the best prayer that anyone could say. I say that one a lot. Thank you expresses extreme gratitude, humility, understanding.” — Alice Walker

“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

“Joy is prayer; joy is strength: joy is love; joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls.” — Mother Teresa

“There are many things that are essential to arriving at true peace of mind, and one of the most important is faith, which cannot be acquired without prayer.” — John Wooden

“For prayer is nothing else than being on terms of friendship with God.” — Saint Teresa of Avila


“Prayer is not asking. It is a longing of the soul. It is daily admission of one’s weakness. It is better in prayer to have a heart without words than words without a heart.” — Mahatma Gandhi

“To give pleasure to a single heart by a single act is better than a thousand heads bowing in prayer.” — Mahatma Gandhi

“I do believe we’re all connected. I do believe in positive energy. I do believe in the power of prayer. I do believe in putting good out into the world. And I believe in taking care of each other.” — Harvey Fierstein

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

“Prayer should be the key of the day and the lock of the night.” — George Herbert

“Thank God for what you have, Trust God for what you need.” — — Unknown

“The sovereign cure for worry is prayer.” — William James

“My mother was a Sunday school teacher. So I am a byproduct of prayer. My mom just kept on praying for her son.” — Steve Harvey

“Amen is not the end of a prayer, it just gets us ready to go to the next level.” — Gary Busey

“Prayer doesn’t work because someone out there is listening, it works because someone in here is listening. I’ve paid attention. I’ve pictured what I want to happen in my life. I’ve meditated extensively on my family, my future, my past actions and what did and didn’t work for me about them.” — Adam Savage

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