Christianity Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old christianity quotes, christianity sayings, and christianity proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


Christianity, if false, is of no importance, and if true, of infinite importance. The only thing it cannot be is moderately important.     

C. S. Lewis

In Christianity neither morality nor religion come into contact with reality at any point.     

Friedrich Nietzsche

Christianity is simply the ideal form of manhood represented to us by Jesus Christ.     

Henry Ward Beecher

Christianity preaches the infinite worth of that which is seemingly worthless and the infinite worthlessness of that which is seemingly so valued.     

Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Christianity might be a good thing if anyone ever tried it.     

George Bernard Shaw

If a man cannot be a Christian in the place where he is, he cannot be a Christian anywhere.

Ward Beecher

Christianity is the opposite: it’s about grace; it says God loves you simply because you’re his child.     

Vince Antonucci

Christianity is the highest perfection of humanity.

Samuel Johnson

Christianity is one beggar telling another beggar where he found bread.     

D.T. Niles

A spiritual Christian therefore is one whose spirit is led by God's Spirit. Perhaps their speech does convey truth, but without the quickening of the Holy Spirit even truth is of small advantage.     

Watchman Nee

Spreading Christianity abroad is sometimes an excuse for not having it at home.     

Henry Ward Beecher

To be a Christian means to forgive the inexcusable because God has forgiven the inexcusable in you.     

C.S. Lewis

Christianity makes suffering contagious.     

Friedrich Nietzsche

The Christian faith is a grand cathedral with divinely pictured windows.

Nathaniel Hawthorne

The Christian ideal has not been tried and found wanting. It has been found difficult; and left untried.

G.K. Chesterton

How natural that the errors of the ancient should be handed down and, mixing with the principles and system which Christ taught, give to us an adulterated Christianity.     

Olympia Brown

Christianity's goal is not escape from this world. It loves this world and seeks to change it for the better.     

Marcus J. Borg

A Christian is a man who feels repentance on Sunday for what he did on Saturday and is going to do on Monday.

Thomas Ybarra

Christianity is art and not money. Money is its curse.     

William Blake

A Christianity which will not help those who are struggling from the bottom to the top of society, needs another Christ to die for it.     

Henry Ward Beecher