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The real end of prayer is not so much to get this or that single desire granted, as to put human life into full and joyful conformity with the will of God.
A childish soul not inoculated with compulsory prayer is a soul open to any religious infection.
Publicly leading a church in prayer deserves thoughtful preparation.
My mom taught us the Serenity Prayer at a young age.
Every one should find some suitable time, day or night, to sink into his depths, each according to his own fashion. Not every one is able to engage in contemplative prayer.
I've always believed in the power of prayer. One prayer can accomplish more than a thousand plans. That isn't a magic formula, but it's an idea that if you pray, keep praying and then praying some more.
I get up earlier than my husband and I intentionally spend time in prayer and Bible reading just to focus myself for the day, because the days get crazy.
Anne Graham Lotz
I used a lot of pancake makeup and a prayer, and a Buddhist chant.
In Lincoln's day a President's religion was a very private affair. There were no public prayer meetings, no attempts to woo the Religious Right. Few of Lincoln's countrymen knew anything at all of his religious beliefs.
David Herbert Donald
Rather than set aside daily time for prayer, I pray constantly and spontaneously about everything I encounter on a daily basis. When someone shares something with me, I'll often simply say, 'let's pray about this right now.'
I do believe in the power of prayer.
I think the Lord's Prayer is a very powerful prayer. And the prayer of St. Francis.
Intercessory prayer might be defined as loving our neighbour on our knees.
The physical voice we use in prayer need not be great nor startling; even should we not lift up any great cry or shout, God will yet hear us.
There is no problem with the opening of new houses of prayer for Lutherans and Pentecostals.
Every time someone ends a prayer in the Western world they say Amen - that is the name of an Egyptian god associated with completion. So we're still praying to their gods.
In the Lord's Prayer, Jesus assumes that asking for forgiveness would be a daily occurrence, as would praying that we might be delivered from evil and led not into temptation.
The serenity prayer, 'God grant me the strength to accept...' That's a prayer that's actually in my car. I say it every day.
I'll do a little prayer here and there if I feel the need to.
As priests uphold their people in prayer, so their people are to uphold them with prayer and love, for he cannot work without his people.
When the fire of prayer goes out, the barrenness of busyness takes over.
My mom is very structured. She gets up, she does her prayers, and she eats her oatmeal with blueberries and Greek yogurt, and she has her prayer list, and she doesn't worry too much about things.
When about fifteen I once made a great scandal by taking out my knife in prayer meeting and assaulting a young man who, while I was kneeling down during the prayer, stood above me and squeezed my neck.
You often feel that your prayers scarcely reach the ceiling; but, oh, get into this humble spirit by considering how good the Lord is, and how evil you all are, and then prayer will mount on wings of faith to heaven.
Prayer is not about letting God know your will; it's about completely submitting to him. You die to yourself.
William Arthur Ward
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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