Heaven Sayings and Quotes

For some, our earthly state is just a stopover on the road to a greater place. For believers, Heaven is the paradise the Lord has promised. Below you’ll find a collection of wise and insightful heaven quotes.


Heaven will be the perfection we've always longed for. All the things that made Earth unlovely and tragic will be absent in heaven.      

Billy Graham

There are no crown-wearers in heaven who were not cross-bearers here below.     

Charles Spurgeon

The way to Heaven is ascending; we must be content to travel uphill, though it be hard and tiresome, and contrary to the natural bias of our flesh.      

Jonathan Edwards

Ascensions into heaven are like falling leaves sad and happy all at the same time Going away isn't really sad especially when your going enables a new kind of presence to be born.     

Macrina Wiederkehr

Heaven is not a figment of imagination. It is not a feeling or an emotion. It is not the "Beautiful Isle of Somewhere." It is a prepared place for a prepared people.     

Dr. David Jeremiah

We need to be homesick for heaven. Though we have never been there, we still have something God has built within us that gives us a certain homesickness, a desire to be there.      

Greg Laurie

Heaven has a road, but no one travels it; Hell has no gate but men will dig to get there.     

Chinese Proverb

Heaven wheels above you, displaying to you her eternal glories, and still your eyes are on the ground.     

Dante Alighieri

The more of Heaven we cherish, the less of Earth we covet.     

David Brandt Berg

Heaven hath many tongues to talk of it, more eyes to behold it, but few hearts that rightly affect it.     

Joseph Hall

Aim at heaven and you will get earth thrown in. Aim at earth and you get neither.     

C. S. Lewis

Heaven is a family gathering of believers from every tribe and nation, but it is also our Father's house, and in that house He is preparing a room just for you. When you arrive in heaven and Jesus opens the door, you'll know you're home. For the Christian, heaven is spelled H-O-M-E.      

David Mccasland

I would not give one moment of heaven for all the joy and riches of the world, even if it lasted for thousands and thousands of years.     

Martin Luther

For the Christian, heaven is where Jesus is. We do not need to speculate on what heaven will be like. It is enough to know that we will be forever with Him.     

William Barclay

The way you store up treasure in heaven is by investing in getting people there.     

Rick Warren

To go to heaven, fully to enjoy God, is infinitely better than the most pleasant accommodations here     

Jonathan Edwards

Earth has no sorrow that Heaven cannot heal.     

Thomas Moore

The whole point of Heaven is to relieve us of the suffering, pain, death and tears brought into the world by the evil of humanity. That is why God says that in Heaven there will be no more sorrow, pain, death or crying.     

David Brandt Berg

Heaven is a wonderful place and the benefits for the believer are out of this world!     

Billy Graham

Heaven is a permanent residence...a place where we unpack our bags and stay forever....What a glorious thought to wake up in Heaven and realize it is home!     

C.L. Allen

Thinking about Heaven can inspire and encourage us to be more heavenly-minded and realize that Heaven is a real place where we're really going to live.     

David Brandt Berg

The propitious smiles of Heaven can never be expected on a nation that disregards the eternal rules of order and right, which Heaven itself has ordained.     

George Washington

Entrance into Heaven is not at the hour of death, but at the moment of conversion.     

Benjamin Whichcote

You must receive something of heaven into the soul, before the soul can be received into heaven.     

John Thornton

Heaven lent you a soul Earth will lend a grave.     

Christian Nevell Bovee

He whose head is in heaven need not fear to put his feet into the grave.     

Matthew Henry

Let heaven fill your thoughts instead. Because when you do, everything on earth gets placed in its proper perspective.      

Greg Laurie

Better limp all the way to heaven than not get there at all.     

William Ashley

Heaven is a beautiful place to be, full of beautiful people having a beautiful time!     

David Brandt Berg

Heaven offers nothing that a mercenary soul can desire.     

C.S. Lewis