Martin Luther Sayings and Quotes

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


Beer is made by men, wine by God.     

Martin Luther

Every man must do two things alone; he must do his own believing and his own dying.      

Martin Luther

Peace is more important than all justice; and peace was not made for the sake of justice, but justice for the sake of peace.     

Martin Luther

There is no more lovely, friendly, charming relationship, communion or company than a good marriage.     

Martin Luther

Our Lord has written the promise of the resurrection, not in books alone, but in every leaf in spring-time.     

Martin Luther

All our experience with history should teach us, when we look back, how badly human wisdom is betrayed when it relies on itself.     

Martin Luther

Even if I knew that tomorrow the world would go to pieces, I would still plant my apple tree.     

Martin Luther

Faith is a living, daring confidence in God's grace, so sure and certain that a man could stake his life on it a thousand times.     

Martin Luther

As long as we live, there is never enough singing.     

Martin Luther

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

A religion that gives nothing, costs nothing, and suffers nothing, is worth nothing.     

Martin Luther

Do not suppose that abuses are eliminated by destroying the object which is abused. Men can go wrong with wine and women. Shall we then prohibit and abolish women?     

Martin Luther

War is the greatest plague that can afflict humanity, it destroys religion, it destroys states, it destroys families. Any scourge is preferable to it.     

Martin Luther

You are not only responsible for what you say, but also for what you do not say.     

Martin Luther

To have peace and love in a marriage is a gift that is next to the knowledge of the gospel.     

Martin Luther

I always loved music; whoso has skill in this art is of good temperament, fitted for all things. We must teach music in schools; a schoolmaster ought to have skill in music, or I would not regard him.     

Martin Luther

Glory to God in highest heaven, Who unto man His Son hath given; While angels sing with tender mirth, A glad new year to all the earth.     

Martin Luther

Pray, and let God worry.     

Martin Luther

Whatever your heart clings to and confides in, that is really your God.     

Martin Luther

Christian life consists of faith and charity.     

Martin Luther

I had rather be in hell with Christ, than be in heaven without him.     

Martin Luther

To be a Christian without prayer is no more possible than to be alive without breathing.     

Martin Luther

Good news from heaven the angels bring, Glad tidings to the earth they sing: To us this day a child is given, To crown us with the joy of heaven.     

Martin Luther

There is no more lovely, friendly and charming relationship, communion or company than a good marriage.     

Martin Luther

Let the wife make the husband glad to come home, and let him make her sorry to see him leave.     

Martin Luther

To gather with God's people in united adoration of the Father is as necessary to the Christian life as prayer.     

Martin Luther

At Sussen, the Devil carried off, last Good Friday, three grooms who had devoted themselves to him.     

Martin Luther

Our Lord has written the promise of the resurrection, not in books alone but in every leaf in springtime.     

Martin Luther

The hair is the richest ornament of women.     

Martin Luther

Let the wife make the husband glad to come home, and let him make her sorry to see him leave.     

Martin Luther