Religious Quotes

Religious Quotes

"Our Lord needs from us neither great deeds nor profound thoughts. Neither intelligence not talents. He cherishes simplicity." --St. Therese

Friends are friends forever, if the Lord is the Lord of them
And a friend will not say never, cause the welcome will not end
Though it's hard to let you go
In the Father's hands I know
That a lifetime's not too long... to live as friends.

- Religious Quotes




The Lord blesses you and keeps you; the Lord makes His face shines upon you and be gracious to you; the lord turns His face toward you and gives you peace.

- Numbers 6:24-26, Religious Quotes




Pray, Hope, and Don't Worry.

- Padre Pio of Pietrelcino




All the efforts of the human mind cannot exhaust the essence of a single fly.

- St. Thomas Aquinas




Tribulation is a gift from God - one that he especially gives His special friends.

- St. Thomas More




Love God, serve God; everything is in that.

- St. Clare of Assisi




All the darkness in the world cannot extinguish the light of a single candle.

- St. Francis of Assisi




If God can work through me, he can work through anyone.

- St. Francis of Assisi




Lord, make me an instrument of your peace; where there is hatred, let me sow love; where there is injury, pardon; where there is doubt, faith; where there is despair, hope; where there is darkness, light; and where there is sadness, joy.

- St. Francis of Assisi




What does the poor man do at the rich man’s door, the sick man in the presence of his physician, the thirsty man at a limpid stream? What they do, I do before the Eucharistic God. I pray. I adore. I love.

- St. Francis of Assisi




A friend is one who strengthens you with prayers, blesses you with love and encourages you with hope.

- Religious Quotes




Those who live in the Lord never see each other for the last time.

- Religious Quotes




Friends in Christ are friends forever.

- Religious Quotes




The nature of God is a circle of which the centre is everywhere and the circumference is nowhere.

- Religious Quotes




There was never law, or sect, or opinion did so much magnify goodness, as the Christian religion doth.

- Religious Quotes




Religion is to do right. It is to love, it is to serve, it is to think, it is to be humble.

- Religious Quotes




True religion is real living; living with all one's soul, with all one's goodness and righteousness.

- Religious Quotes




Pray as though everything depended on God. Work as though everything depended on you.

- St. Augustine of Hippo




Our hearts were made for You, O Lord, and they are restless until they rest in you.

- St. Augustine of Hippo




Late have I loved you, O Beauty ever ancient, ever new, late have I loved you!

- St. Augustine of Hippo




I am convinced that God does not play dice.

- Albert Einstein




A religious man is a person who holds God and man in one thought at one time, at all times, who suffers harm done to others, whose greatest passion is compassion, whose greatest strength is love and defiance of despair.

- Albert Einstein




A friend is long sought, hardly found, and with difficulty kept.

- St. Jerome




Be ever engaged, so that whenever the devil calls he may find you occupied.

- St. Jerome




Love is not to be purchased, and affection has no price.

- St. Jerome




God didn't promise days without pain, laughter without sorrow, sun without rain, but He did promise strength for the day, comfort for the tears, and light for the way.

- Religious Quotes




We should not run away from religious teachings. We should run to them.

- Religious Quotes




I think that the leaf of a tree, the meanest insect on which we trample, are in themselves arguments more conclusive than any which can be adduced that some vast intellect animates Infinity.

- Religious Quotes




Yes, I'm religious. God has shown me things, made certain ways clear to me.

- Religious Quotes




Philip II, King of Spain, being near his end, sent for his son; and throwing away the royal robe, showed to him his breast gnawed by worms, and then said to him: ‘Prince, behold how we die, and how all the grandeurs of this world end!’

- Philip II, King of Spain




For I do not seek to understand that I may believe, but I believe that I may understand. For this I also believe, that unless I believe, I should not understand.

- St. Anselm




If thou wouldst be certain of being in the number of the elect, strive to be one of the few, not of the many. And if thou wouldst be quite sure of thy salvation, strive to be among the fewest of the few… Do not follow the great majority of mankind, but follow those who enter upon the narrow way, who renounce the world, who give themselves to prayer, and who never relax their efforts by day or by night, that they may attain everlasting blessedness.

- St. Anselm




Measure not men by Sundays, without regarding what they do all the week after.

- Religious Quotes




God enters by a private door into every individual.

- Religious Quotes




Nature herself has imprinted on the minds of all the idea of God.

- Religious Quotes




Yes, Love indeed is light from heaven; A spark of that immortal fire with angels shared, by God given to lift from earth our low desire.

- Religious Quotes




Don't you long to shout to those youths who are bustling around you: Fools! Leave those worldly things that shackle the heart - and very often degrade it - leave all that and come with us in search of Love!

- Religious Quotes




The highest art is always the most religious, and the greatest artist is always a devout person.

- Religious Quotes




Let your light shine before men so that they may see your good works and glorify your Father in Heaven.

- Matthew 5:16




God never shuts one door but he opens another.

- Irish Proverb




Man proposes, but God diposes.

- Thomas A Kempis




God is our refuge and our strength, a very present help in trouble.

- Pslams 16:1




If God be for us, who can be against us?

- Romans 8:31




Friends always show their love. What are brothers for if not to share troubles?

- Proverbs 17:17




Some friendships do not last, but some friends are more loyal than brothers.

- Proverbs 18:24




Forsake not an old friend; for the new is not comparable to him: a new friend is as new wine; when it is old, thou shall drink it with pleasure.

- Sirach 9:10




An honest answer is the sign of true friendship.

- Inspired by Proverbs 24:26




A friend means well, even when he hurts you. But when an enemy puts his hand round your shoulder - watch out!

- Inspired by Proverbs 27:6




Two are better than one; because they have a good reward for their labour. For if they fall, the one will lift up his fellow: but woe to him that is alone when he falleth; for he hath not another to help him up.

- Ecclesiastes 4:9-10




The greatest love a person can have for his friends is to give his life for them.

- John 15:13




A faithful friend is a sturdy shelter; he who finds one finds a treasure.

- Sirach 6:14




Cherish your friend, keep faith in him.

- Sirach 27:17




Faithful friends are beyond price: No amount can balance their worth

- Sirach 6:15




A mirror reflects a man's face, but what he is really like is shown by the kind of friends he chooses.

- Inspired by Proverbs 27:19




A friend loveth at all times.

- Proverbs 17:17




Iron sharpens iron; so a man sharpens his friend's countenance.

- Proverbs 27:17




Without love, deeds, even the most brilliant, count as nothing.

- St. Therese of Lisieux




The splendor of the rose and the whitness of the lily do not rob the little violet of it’s scent nor the daisy of its simple charm. If every tiny flower wanted to be a rose, spring would lose its lovliness.

- St. Therese of Lisieux




Sufferings gladly borne for others convert more people than sermons.

- St. Therese of Lisieux




For me prayer is a surge of the heart, it is a simple look towards Heaven, it is a cry of recognition and of love, embracing both trial and joy.

- St. Therese of Lisieux




Our Lord needs from us neither great deeds nor profound thoughts. Neither intelligence not talents. He cherishes simplicity.

- St. Therese of Lisieux




You cannot be half a - St.; you must be a whole - St. or no - St. at all.

- St. Therese of Lisieux




Let us go forward in peace, our eyes upon heaven, the only one goal of our labors.

- St. Therese of Lisieux




If you are what you should be, you will set the whole world ablaze!

- St. Catherine of Sienna




Charity is certainly greater than any rule. Moreover, all rules must lead to charity.

- St. Vincent de Paul




We are to love God for Himself, because of a twofold reason; nothing is more reasonable, nothing more profitable.

- St. Bernard of Clairvaux




Flee from pride, my Brethren… Pride is the beginning of every sin; pride it was that so speedily thrust even Lucifer himself into eternal night, though he had shone more brilliantly than all the stars! Pride it was that transformed into a demon, not simply an angel, but the first of all the angels. And, forthwith, through jealous hate, he [the devil] brought forth in man the iniquity he had conceived in his own heart, deluding him that tasting the forbidden tree he would become as God, knowing good and evil.

- St. Bernard of Clairvaux




We always find that those who walked closest to Christ were those who had to bear the greatest trials.

- St. Teresa of Avila




There are more tears shed over answered prayers than over unanswered prayers.

- St. Teresa of Avila




I do not fear Satan half so much as I fear those who fear him.

- St. Teresa of Avila




Our body has this defect that, the more it is provided care and comforts, the more needs and desires it finds.

- St. Teresa of Avila




Give something, however small, to the one in need. For it is not small to one who has nothing. Neither is it small to God, if we have given what we could.

- St. Gregory Nazianzen




Christ be with me, Christ within me, Christ behind me, Christ before me, Christ beside me, Christ to win me, Christ to comfort me and restore me, Christ beneath me, Christ above me, Christ in quiet, Christ in danger, Christ in hearts of all that love me, Christ in mouth of friend and stranger.

- St. Patrick




Before I was humiliated I was like a stone that lies in deep mud, and he who is mighty came and in his compassion raised me up and exalted me very high and placed me on the top of the wall.

- St. Patrick




I have no taste for corruptible food nor for the pleasures of this life. I desire the bread of God, which is the flesh of Jesus Christ, who was of the seed of David; and for drink I desire his blood, which is love incorruptible

- St. Ignatius of Antioch




Teach us, good Lord, to serve you as you deserve, to give and not to count the cost, to fight and not to heed the wounds, to toil and not to seek for rest, to labour and not to ask for any reward, save that of knowing that we do your will.

- St. Ignatius of Antioch




You must ask God to give you power to fight against the sin of pride which is your greatest enemy – the root of all that is evil, and the failure of all that is good. For God resists the proud.

- St. Vincent de Paul




Charity is that with which no man is lost, and without which no man is saved.

- St. Robert Bellarmine




Habit, if not resisted, soon becomes necessity.

- St. Augustine of Hippo




He that is kind is free, though he is a slave; he that is evil is a slave, though he be a king.

- St. Augustine of Hippo




He that is jealous is not in love.

- St. Augustine of Hippo




Grant what thou commandest and then command what thou wilt.

- St. Augustine of Hippo




Faith is to believe what you do not see; the reward of this faith is to see what you believe.

- St. Augustine of Hippo




At present sinners banish the remembrance and thought of death, and thus seek for peace (although they never find it) by leading a life of sin; but when they shall be in the agonies of death, about to enter into eternity, ‘when distress cometh upon them, they will seek for peace, and there will be none,’ then can they no longer fly from their evil conscience; they will seek peace, but what peace can be found by a soul laden with sins, which sting it like so many vipers?

- St. Alphonsus Liguori




The principal means of acquiring an ardent love of Christ are mental prayer, Communion, mortification, retirement.

- St. Alphonsus Liguori




… the virtue of chastity… St. Ambrose says that ‘whoever preserves this virtue is an angel, and that whoever violates it is a demon.’

- St. Alphonsus Liguori




All the reprobate have been damned in consequence of their neglect of prayer; had they prayed they should not be lost; and all the saints have become saints by prayer; had they neglected prayer, they would not have become saints. We must live in the persuasion, St. John Chrysostom says, that to neglect prayer, and to lose the grace of God, are one and the same thing.

-St. Alphonsus Liguori




St. Francis Borgia says that he who desires to consecrate himself to God must, in the first place, trample under his feet all regard for what others will say of him. O my God, why do we not ask what Jesus Christ or his holy mother will think of our conduct?

- St. Alphonsus Liguori




St. Jerome declares that he holds for certain, and has learned from experience, that he will never make a good end who has led a bad life to the very last: ‘This I hold, this I have learned by much experience, that his will be an evil end who has always led an evil life.’

- St. Alphonsus Di Liguori




As long as the vice of gluttony has a hold on a man, all that he has done valiantly is forfeited by him: and as long as the belly is unrestrained, all virtue comes to naught.

- Pope St. Gregory the Great




True repentance is to cease to sin.

- St. Ambrose




Vision of Archdeacon of Lyons, who died the same day as St. Bernard (1153): ‘Know, Monsignor, that at the very hour I passed away, thirty-three thousand people also died. Out of this number, Bernard and myself went up to heaven without delay, three went to purgatory, and all the others fell into Hell.’

- Told to St. Vincent Ferrer




Lucia found Jacinta sitting alone, still and very pensive, gazing at nothing. ‘What are you thinking of, Jacinta?’ ‘Of the war that is going to come [World War I]. So many people are going to die. And almost all of them are going to Hell.’

- Jacinta Marto

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