50 Quotes About Prayer – Faithful Prayer Quotes


Looking for the best quotes about prayer? These 50 epic quotes about prayer will show you what true faith is all about.



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The following quotes about prayer will instantly warm your heart.

These quotes about prayer will also make you realise what TRUE faith looks like.

Let me share with you the most inspiring, loveliest quotes about prayer.

So without further ado, here are the 50 quotes about prayer – embrace these and enjoy!








1 – A day without prayer is a day without blessing, and a life without prayer is a life without power.  Edwin Harvey

2 – If we were to pray right, the first thing we should do is to see to it that we really get an audience with God, that we really get into His very presence.

Before a word of petition is offered, we should have the definite consciousness that we are talking to God, and should believe that He is listening and is going to grant the thing that we ask of Him. Dr. R. A. Torrey

3 – Is prayer your steering wheel or your spare tire? Corrie Ten Boom

4 – In prayer it is better to have a heart without words than words without a heart. John Bunyan

5 – All I know is that when I pray, coincidences happen; and when I don’t pray, they don’t happen. Dan Hayes

6 – Quit playing, start praying. Quit feasting, start fasting. Talk less with men, talk more with God. Listen less to men, listen to the words of God. Skip travel, start travail  Leonard Ravenhill

7- We are to pray in times of adversity, lest we become faithless and unbelieving. We are to pray in times of prosperity, lest we become boastful and proud. We are to pray in times of danger, lest we become fearful and doubting. We are to pray in times of security, lest we become self-sufficient. Billy Graham

8 – Any concern too small to be turned into a prayer is too small to be made into a burden. Corrie Ten Boom

9 – Our prayers may be awkward. Our attempts may be feeble. But since the power of prayer is in the one who hears it and not in the one who says it, our prayers do make a difference. Max Lucado

10 – What wings are to a bird and sails to a ship, so is prayer to the soul.  Corrie Ten Boom









11 – If we would turn the time we spent discussing the other’s life into prayer time instead, no telling what would happen to the glory of God.  Beth Moore

12 – Prayer should not be regarded as a duty which must be performed, but rather as a privilege to be enjoyed, a rare delight that is always revealing some new beauty. E.M. Bounds

13 – Mind how you pray. Make real business of it. Let it never be a dead formality…plead the promise in a truthful, business-like way…Ask for what you want, because the Lord has promised it. Charles Spurgeon

14 – Prayer is the first thing, the second thing, the third thing necessary to a minister. Pray, then my dear brother; pray, pray, pray. Edward Payson

15 – Therefore I tell you, whatever you ask for in prayer, believe that you have received it, and it will be yours. Mark 11:24

16 – If your day is hemmed in with prayer, it is less likely to come unraveled. Cynthia Lewis

17- You cannot pray for someone and hate them at the same time. Billy Graham

18 – A godly man is a praying man. As soon as grace is poured in, prayer is poured out. Prayer is the soul’s traffic with Heaven; God comes down to us by His Spirit, and we go up to Him by prayer. Thomas Watson

19 – The Christian life is not a constant high. I have my moments of deep discouragement. I have to go to God in prayer with tears in my eyes, and say, ‘O God, forgive me,’ or ‘Help me.’  Billy Graham

20 – To be a Christian without prayer is no more possible than to be alive without breathing. Martin Luther







21 – Prayer is not asking. Prayer is putting oneself in the hands of God, at His disposition, and listening to His voice in the depth of our hearts. Mother Teresa

22 – The world was made partly that there may be prayer; partly that our prayers might be answered. C.S Lewis

23 -Stay faithful. If you’re hurting, stay hopeful. Pray and give thanks to God for the opportunity to grow; ask Him to shed light, ask Him for clarity. Thomas Nelson

24 – Spiritual work is taxing work, and men are loath to do it. Praying, true praying, costs an outlay of serious attention and of time, which flesh and blood do not relish.  E.M. Boun

25 – I have been driven many times upon my knees by the overwhelming conviction that I had nowhere else to go. My own wisdom and that of all about me seemed insufficient for that day. Abraham Lincoln

26 – You know the value of prayer: it is precious beyond all price. Never, never neglect it. Sir Thomas Buxton

27- God does nothing except in response to believing in prayer. John Wesley

28 – True prayer is neither a mere mental exercise nor a vocal performance. It is far deeper than that – it is a spiritual transaction with the Creator of Heaven and Earth.  Charles Spurgeon

29 – Prayer lays hold of God’s plan and becomes the link between his will and its accomplishment on earth. Amazing things happen, and we are given the privilege of being the channels of the Holy Spirit’s prayer. Elisabeth Elliot

30 – To pray rightly, you must make God your hope, stay, and all. Right prayer sees nothing substantial or worth being concerned about except God. John Bunyan








31 – You know the value of prayer: It is precious beyond all price. Never, never neglect it. Sir Thomas Buxton

32 – The prayer offered to God in the morning during your quiet time is the key that unlocks the door of the day. Any athlete knows that it is the start that ensures a good finish.  Adrian Rogers

33 – Rich is the person who has a praying friend. Janice Hughes

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

35 – In the morning, prayer is the key that opens to us the treasures of God’s mercies and blessings; in the evening, it is the key that shuts us up under his protection and safeguard.  Billy Graham

36 – True prayer is a way of life, not just for use in cases of emergency. Make it a habit, and when the need arises you will be in practice. Billy Graham

37- If you believe in prayer at all, expect God to hear you. If you do not expect, you will not have. God will not hear you unless you believe He will hear you; but if you believe He will, He will be as good as your faith. Charles Spurgeon

38 – If the heart wanders or is distracted, bring it back to the point quite gently and replace it tenderly in its Master’s presence.

And even if you did nothing during the whole of your hour but bring your heart back and place it again in our Lord’s presence, though it went away every time you brought it back, your hour will be very well employed. St. Francis de Sales

39 – Beware in your prayers, above everything else, of limiting God, not only by unbelief, but by fancying that you know what He can do. Expect unexpected things above all that we ask or think. Andrew Murray

40 – Prayer is simply talking to God like a friend and should be the easiest thing we do each day. Joyce Meyer








41 – Prayer does not fit us for the greater work; prayer is the greater work. Oswald Chambers

42 – God shapes the world by prayer. The more praying there is in the world the better the world will be, the mightier the forces against evil. Mother Teresa

43 – Prayer is the means of sustaining a faith that at times can grow weak. The power of prayer is enriching, uplifting to hear our God speak. Greta Zwaan

44 – The reason why we obtain no more in prayer is because we expect no more. God usually answers us according to our own hearts. Richard Alleine

45 – It is true that a prayer that comes from the heart can move mountains, it increases your faith, and brings you closer to God. Rebecca Small

46 – Prayer makes a godly man, and puts within him the mind of Christ, the mind of humility, of self-surrender, of service, of pity, and of prayer. If we really pray, we will become more like God, or else we will quit praying.  E.M. Bound

47- Prayer is no petty duty, put into a corner; no piecemeal performance made out of the fragments of time which have been snatched from business and other engagements of life; but it means that the best of our time, the heart of our time and strength must be given. E.M. Bounds

48 – Every great movement of God can be traced to a kneeling figure. D. L. Moody

49 – To get nations back on their feet, we must first get down on our knees. Billy Graham

50 – It is not enough to begin to pray, nor to pray aright; nor is it enough to continue for a time to pray; but we must patiently, believingly, continue in prayer until we obtain an answer; and further we have not only to continue in prayer unto the end…

But we have also to believe that God does hear us, and will answer our prayers. Most frequently we fail in not continuing in prayer until the blessing is obtained, and in not expecting the blessing. George Müller


BONUS: A day without prayer is a day without blessing, and a life without prayer is a life without power. Edwin Harvey


Much love,

Frances Vidakovic 





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