Rick Warren Sayings and Quotes

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


We are products of our past, but we don't have to be prisoners of it.     

Rick Warren

Humility is not thinking less of yourself, it's thinking of yourself less.     

Rick Warren

Fear is a self imposed prison that will keep you from becoming what God intends for you to be. You must move against it with the weapons of faith and love.     

Rick Warren

Passion drives perfection.     

Rick Warren

The Bible tells us that Jesus Christ came to do three things. He came to have my past forgiven, you get a purpose for living and a home in Heaven.     

Rick Warren

We are products of our past, but we don't have to be prisoners of it.     

Rick Warren

Other people are going to find healing in your wounds. Your greatest life messages and your most effective ministry will come out of your deepest hurts.     

Rick Warren

Living in light of eternity changes your priorities.     

Rick Warren

When you jump across a canyon, cautious small steps and vacillation won't work. Sometimes you just have to go for it.     

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What gives me the most hope every day is God's grace; knowing that his grace is going to give me the strength for whatever I face, knowing that nothing is a surprise to God.     

Rick Warren

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

Rick Warren

The more you pray, the less you'll panic. The more you worship, the less you worry. You'll feel more patient and less pressured.     

Rick Warren

Be grateful for who you are and whatever you have. Everything you have is a gift from God.     

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A life that is never willing to change is a great tragedy - a wasted life. Change is a necessary part of a growing life, and we need change in order to remain fresh and to keep progressing.     

Rick Warren

God never wastes a hurt.     

Rick Warren

Happy moments, PRAISE God. Difficult moments, SEEK God. Quiet moments, WORSHIP God. Painful moments, TRUST God. Every moment, THANK God.     

Rick Warren

The only way you can serve God is by serving other people.     

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When you understand that life is a test, you realize that nothing is insignificant in your life.     

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You were made by God and for God and until you understand that, life will never make sense.     

Rick Warren

God has a purpose behind every problem. He uses circumstances to develop our character. In fact, he depends more on circumstances to make us like Jesus than he depends on our reading the Bible.     

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Patience is a form of faith. It says, "I trust God. I believe that God is bigger than this problem.     

Rick Warren

Transformation is a process, and as life happens there are tons of ups and downs. It's a journey of discovery - there are moments on mountaintops and moments in deep valleys of despair.     

Rick Warren

You were made by God and for God, and until you understand that, life will never make sense.     

Rick Warren

The greatest use of your words is prayer. Talk to God about everything, all the time. Maintain a running conversation.     

Rick Warren

When you understand that life is a test, you realize that nothing is insignificant in your life.     

Rick Warren

The purpose of influence is to "speak up for those who have no influence.     

Rick Warren

It is never too late to start growing.     

Rick Warren

If someone broke your heart it doesn't mean you should build a wall around it and quit loving. Redirect your love.     

Rick Warren

Wearing a mask wears you out. Faking it is fatiguing. The most exhausting activity is pretending to be what you know you aren't.     

Rick Warren

People who accomplish big things in life must face naysayers who try to discourage them.     

Rick Warren