God is everywhere.
Faithful servants never retire. You can retire from your career, but you will never retire from serving God.
God judged it better to bring good out of evil than to suffer no evil to exist.
God puts people in our lives on purpose so we can help them succeed and help them become all He created them to be. Most people will not reach their full potential without somebody else believing in them.
When the solution is simple, God is answering.
Suffering, failure, loneliness, sorrow, discouragement, and death will be part of your journey, but the Kingdom of God will conquer all these horrors. No evil can resist grace forever.
Cast your cares on God; that anchor holds.
Everything has a natural explanation. The moon is not a god, but a great rock, and the sun a hot rock.
Let God’s promises shine on your problems.
I never really look for anything. What God throws my way comes. I wake up in the morning and whichever way God turns my feet, I go.
Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that proceeds from the mouth of God.
Imagination is the voice of daring. If there is anything Godlike about God it is that. He dared to imagine everything.
Just as in earthly life lovers long for the moment when they are able to breathe forth their love for each other, to let their souls blend in a soft whisper, so the mystic longs for the moment when in prayer he can, as it were, creep into God.
I would rather die than do something which I know to be a sin, or to be against God’s will.
Your talent is God’s gift to you. What you do with it is your gift back to God.
Since God had commanded it, it was necessary that I do it. Since God commanded it, even if I had a hundred fathers and mothers, even if I had been a King’s daughter, I would have gone nevertheless.
To God everything is beautiful, good, and just; humans, however, think some things are unjust and others just.
Through selfless work, love of God grows in the heart. Then through his grace one realize him in course of time. God can be seen. One can talk to him as I am talking to you.
I shall never believe that God plays dice with the world.
From the solemn gloom of the temple children run out to sit in the dust, God watches them play and forgets the priest.
The wonderful thing about God is he knows what we need to persuade us.
Now, God be praised, that to believing souls gives light in darkness, comfort in despair.
I don’t care what the religion is called; as far as I’m concerned, one God, the God I adhere to, is in charge of all of them.
To love someone means to see him as God intended him.
Not only does God play dice, but… he sometimes throws them where they cannot be seen.
Meekness implies a spirit of gratitude as opposed to an attitude of self-sufficiency, an acknowledgement of a greater power beyond oneself, a recognition of God, and an acceptance of his commandments.
For it pleased God, after he had made all things by the word of his power, to create man after his own image.
I haven’t been baptised. My dad’s not in the church and is not a religious person. My mum is more spiritual – she does Thai-chi and goes to Stonehenge and things like that. I’m proud to be pagan. Finland is not really a religious country. I’m still looking for my god.
If there is no God, everything is permitted.
Comebacks don’t seem likely when your back is up against the wall and your hope is depleted. But if you will stay the course, you will discover God’s power to reverse the irreversible in your life.
Next to the Word of God, the noble art of music is the greatest treasure in the world.
God can cause opportunity to find you. He has unexpected blessings where you suddenly meet the right person, or suddenly your health improves, or suddenly you’re able to pay off your house. That’s God shifting things in your favor.
I believe that God has put gifts and talents and ability on the inside of every one of us. When you develop that and you believe in yourself and you believe that you’re a person of influence and a person of purpose, I believe you can rise up out of any situation.
If we are faithful to God in little things, we shall gain experience and strength that will be helpful to us in the more serious trials of life.
What gives me the most hope every day is God’s grace; knowing that his grace is going to give me the strength for whatever I face, knowing that nothing is a surprise to God.
Life is a rotten lottery. I’ve had a pretty amazing life, a good life, and God knows I’m thankful, but I do believe that after 30, stop whining! Everybody’s dealt a hand, and it’s not fair what you get. But you’ve got to deal with it.
God, give us grace to accept with serenity the things that cannot be changed, courage to change the things which should be changed and the wisdom to distinguish the one from the other.
If God had wanted me otherwise, He would have created me otherwise.
God does not change; he is Love, ever and always. In himself, he is communion, unity in Trinity, and all his words and works are directed to communion.
Before the throne of the Almighty, man will be judged not by his acts but by his intentions. For God alone reads our hearts.
The nature of God is a circle of which the center is everywhere and the circumference is nowhere.
I am blessed to have married the man that God sent me. He’s loving, compassionate, strong and supportive of my children, family and career. I look forward to our lives together.
To work without attachment is to work without the expectation of reward or fear of any punishment in this world or the next. Work so done is a means to the end, and God is the end.
God’s mercy is fresh and new every morning.
Why indeed must ‘God’ be a noun? Why not a verb – the most active and dynamic of all.
In the first place, God made idiots. That was for practice. Then he made school boards.
Find new ways to spread the word of God to every corner of the world.
Spring being a tough act to follow, God created June.
Not one person can make or break what I’m doing, except me or God.
The laws of nature are but the mathematical thoughts of God.
There is a lot I need to thank God for, everyday. But I think I am blessed because I have a very loving, understanding and supporting family.
Allah’s the Arabic term for God. Stand up for God, fight for God, work for God and do the right thing, and go the right way, things will end up in your corner.
The years like great black oxen tread the world, and God, the herdsman goads them on behind, and I am broken by their passing feet.
I was in my thirteenth year when I heard a voice from God to help me govern my conduct. And the first time I was very much afraid.
Oh, these vast, calm, measureless mountain days, days in whose light everything seems equally divine, opening a thousand windows to show us God.
The most important lesson that I have learned is to trust God in every circumstance. Lots of times we go through different trials and following God’s plan seems like it doesn’t make any sense at all. God is always in control and he will never leave us.
I had many friends to help me to fall; but as to rising again, I was so much left to myself, that I wonder now I was not always on the ground. I praise God for His mercy; for it was He only Who stretched out His hand to me. May He be blessed for ever! Amen.
There is a strange kind of human being in whom there is an eternal struggle between body and soul, animal and god, for dominance. In all great men this mixture is striking, and in none more so than in Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.
I walk every day, and I look at the mountains and the fields and the small city, and I say: ‘Oh my God, what a blessing.’ Then you realise it’s important to put it in a context beyond this woman, this man, this city, this country, this universe.
Technology is a gift of God. After the gift of life it is perhaps the greatest of God’s gifts. It is the mother of civilizations, of arts and of sciences.
My mother used to tell me man gives the award, God gives the reward. I don’t need another plaque.
God could not be everywhere, and therefore he made mothers.
I found thee not, O Lord, without, because I erred in seeking thee without that wert within.
As a blind man has no idea of colors, so have we no idea of the manner by which the all-wise God perceives and understands all things.
In almost everything that touches our everyday life on earth, God is pleased when we’re pleased. He wills that we be as free as birds to soar and sing our maker’s praise without anxiety.
I am aware that a philosopher’s ideas are not subject to the judgment of ordinary persons, because it is his endeavour to seek the truth in all things, to the extent permitted to human reason by God.
We can only learn to know ourselves and do what we can – namely, surrender our will and fulfill God’s will in us.
Only one thing is impossible for God: To find any sense in any copyright law on the planet.
May God protect me from gloomy saints.
God made the Idiot for practice, and then He made the School Board.