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Terms Of Service
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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I remember my mother's prayers and they have always followed me. They have clung to me all my life.
Our prayers should be for blessings in general, for God knows best what is good for us.
Expect to have hope rekindled. Expect your prayers to be answered in wondrous ways. The dry seasons in life do not last. The spring rains will come again.
Sarah Ban Breathnach
Thank you to all for your prayers and good wishes. It gave me the strength to persevere and warmed my heart.
Glory be and praise to God. I didn't do any of this. God did. I don't have a recipe or a blueprint. I prayed for it, and my prayers are continuing to be answered.
To all my little Hulkamaniacs, say your prayers, take your vitamins and you will never go wrong.
The prayers of a lover are more imperious than the menaces of the whole world.
We need to have complete certainty that things will work out, not because we are righteous or wise, but because of the time, the effort, the prayers, and the tools we are using. From the moment we are given awareness about some bigger picture or mission, we have to have complete focus on what to do to get to that place.
More tears are shed over answered prayers than unanswered ones.
Saint Teresa of Avila
We don't need mandatory, non-sectarian prayers read over the loudspeaker to 'put God back in schools.' God never left the schools. God is still at work through the hundreds of thousands of gifted teachers and administrators, committed parents, and passionate volunteers who seek to help give our children 'a future with hope.'
Like a lot of people, I pray for a sick relative or that kind of thing, but I don't pray to make my next flight connection at the airport. I find prayers before sports contests to be insensitive and kind of demeaning, at least when someone prays to beat the other team or something like that.
When the gods wish to punish us they answer our prayers.
Though it seems curious, I do not remember ever asking for anything but what I got it. And I always received it as an answer to my prayers.
It is a most delightful reflection that if I come to the throne of God in prayer, I may feel a thousand defects, but yet there is hope. I usually feel more dissatisfied with my prayers than with anything else I do.
Folk songs express the dreams and prayers and hopes of the working people.
I never force myself to be devout except when I feel so inspired, and never compose hymns of prayers unless I feel within me real and true devotion.
I am acutely aware that you have not elected me as your President by your ballots, so I ask you to confirm me with your prayers.
Gerald R. Ford
The thing I want to really say is that I still mess up. I still go out there and say things on TV that I know the Lord is like, 'Sherri what are you doing?' but I know I can go back and get on my knees and say, 'Lord forgive me.' I know he will never leave me nor forsake me. The wonderful thing is He answers my prayers in spite of me.
I have lived to thank God that all my prayers have not been answered.
Bitterness and unforgiveness block the flow of God's blessing in your life and actually hinder your prayers.
While we see the course of the final abolition of human slavery is onward, & we give it the aid of our prayers & all justifiable means in our power, we must leave the progress as well as the result in his hands who sees the end; who chooses to work by slow influences; & with whom two thousand years are but as a single day.
Robert E. Lee
Danger is sauce for prayers.
If you believe indeed in the Lord Jesus for the salvation of your soul, if you walk uprightly and do not regard iniquity in your heart, if you continue to wait patiently, and believingly upon God; then answers will surely be given to your prayers.
If God listened to the prayers of men, all men would quickly have perished: for they are forever praying for evil against one another.
Certain thoughts are prayers. There are moments when, whatever be the attitude of the body, the soul is on its knees.
There are thoughts which are prayers. There are moments when, whatever the posture of the body, the soul is on its knees.
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