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Pray for the dead and fight like hell for the living.
I still have a spiritual base and a spiritual foundation. And my conversation with God is very open-ended. I pray for humility, honestly, because it's very easy to be caught up in this world.
It is in vain to expect our prayers to be heard, if we do not strive as well as pray.
We must alter our lives in order to alter our hearts, for it is impossible to live one way and pray another.
I ask you to pray for me, for once age has overtaken us, we find consolation only in religion.
If I want to be alone, some place I can write, I can read, I can pray, I can cry, I can do whatever I want - I go to the bathroom.
When I'm really stressed out, I go to church. I light candles and sit and pray. And I'll ask myself, What's the lesson? Why am I going through this? There's got to be a reason I'm here. What am I supposed to learn?
God tolerates even our stammering, and pardons our ignorance whenever something inadvertently escapes us - as, indeed, without this mercy there would be no freedom to pray.
Do not pray for tasks equal to your powers. Pray for powers equal to your tasks.
I pray to God that I shall not live one hour after I have thought of using deception.
There is nothing that I shudder at more than the idea of a separation of the Union. Should such an event ever happen, which I fervently pray God to avert, from that date I view our liberty gone.
I pray to be a good servant to God, a father, a husband, a son, a friend, a brother, an uncle, a good neighbor, a good leader to those who look up to me, a good follower to those who are serving God and doing the right thing.
Whoso will pray, he must fast and be clean, And fat his soul, and make his body lean.
'Do you pray for the senators, Dr. Hale?' No, I look at the senators and I pray for the country.
Edward Everett Hale
Pray in your family daily, that yours may be in the number of the families who call upon God.
When a man is at his wits' end it is not a cowardly thing to pray, it is the only way he can get in touch with Reality.
For it is we who must pray for our daily bread, and if He grants it to us, it is only through our labour, our skill and preparation.
Sweat, sweat, sweat! Work and sweat, cry and sweat, pray and sweat!
Zora Neale Hurston
The less we read the Word of God, the less we desire to read it, and the less we pray, the less we desire to pray.
I just really believe people have to get hungry. I think maybe what we need to do, instead of trying to stuff our beliefs down people's throats, is just pray for them to really be hungry and to see their neediness.
I pray for humility, honestly, because it's very easy to be caught up in this world.
Whatever a person may pray for, that person prays for a miracle. Every prayer comes down to this - Almighty God, grant that two times two not equal four.
God has been pleased to save us during the years of war that have already passed. We pray that He may be pleased to save us to the end. But we must do our part.
Eamon de Valera
You don't need to pray to God any more when there are storms in the sky, but you do have to be insured.
When I pray, coincidences happen, and when I don't, they don't.
We neither laugh alone, nor weep alone, why then should we pray alone?
Anna Letitia Barbauld
Most of us spend the first six days of each week sowing wild oats; then we go to church on Sunday and pray for a crop failure.
I have a dream that America will pray and God will forgive us our sins.
I also pray for favor and His anointing on my life and ministry that I might have spiritual blessing when I minister to people. They're my principal prayers; I don't have a prayer list that I go down.
On Sept. 11, 2001, thousands of first responders heroically rushed to the scene and saved tens of thousands of lives. More than 400 of those first responders did not make it out alive. In rushing into those burning buildings, not one of them asked, 'What God do you pray to?' What beliefs do you hold?'
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