Christian Sayings and Quotes

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

When all you have is God, you have all you need.     

Dennis Fisher

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

Martin Luther King, Jr.

God has given us two hands, one to receive with and the other to give with.     

Billy Graham

God sends no one away empty except those who are full of themselves.     

Dwight L. Moody

A dog barks when his master is attacked. I would be a coward if I saw that God's truth is attacked and yet would remain silent.     

John Calvin

The Christian life is a life of paradox's. We must give to receive, realize we are blind to see, become simple to be wise, suffer for gain, and die to live.     


Christian life consists of faith and charity.     

Martin Luther

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

Henry Ward Beecher

We must be global Christians with a global vision because our God is a global God.     

John Stott

The Christian life is not slightly better, but completely different.     

Clarence Sexton

God loves each of us as if there were only one of us.     


I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen. Not only because I see it, but because I see everything by it.     

C S Lewis

I like your Christ, I do not like your Christians. Your Christians are so unlike your Christ.     

Mahatma Gandhi

What the Christian sees as important, the world looks at with contempt, and what the world considers important, the Christian considers utterly meaningless.     


Fiery trials make golden Christians.     

Charles Spurgeon

If you are a Christian, you are not a citizen of this world trying to get to heaven; you are a citizen of heaven making your way through this world.     

Dr. Vance Havner

We are more wicked than we ever feared, yet more loved than we ever dream.     

Mark Driscoll

Christianity is not a theory or speculation, but a life; not a philosophy of life, but a living presence.      

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

What the world requires of the Christians is that they should continue to be Christians.     

Samuel Adams

Let God's promises shine on your problems.     

Corrie ten Boom

No two Christians will ever meet for the last time.     


Nothing shall be lost that is done for God or in obedience to Him.     

John Owen

The Christian on his knees sees more than the philosopher on tiptoe.     

D.L. Moody

The measure of a Christian is not in the height of his grasp but in the depth of his love.     

Clarence Jordan

The story of every great Christian achievement is the history of answered prayer.     

E. M. Bounds

Expect great things from God, attempt great things for God.     

William Carey

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

Martin Luther

I have a great need for Christ; I have a great Christ for my need.     


God is most glorified in us when we are most satisfied in Him.     

John Piper

A Bible that's falling apart usually belongs to someone who isn't.     

Charles Spurgeon

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

Rick Warren

God proved His love on the Cross. When Christ hung, and bled, and died, it was God saying to the world, 'I love you.     

Billy Graham

Going to church doesn't make you a Christian any more than going to the garage makes you a car.     

Laurence J. Peter

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

Martin Luther

The purpose of Christianity is not to avoid difficulty, but to produce a character adequate to meet it when it comes. It does not make life easy; rather it tries to make us great enough for life.      

James L. Christensen

A Christian is a keyhole through which other folk see God.     

Robert E. Gibson

God loves us the way we are, but too much to leave us that way.     

Leighton Ford

No Christian can be a pessimist, for Christianity is a system of radical optimism.     

R. Inge

To be like Christ is to be a Christian.     

Daniel Webster

Our greatest strength comes from dependence on our strong God.      

Bill Crowder

Whatever makes men good Christians, makes them good citizens     

Daniel Webster

The Christians who did most for the present world were precisely those who thought most of the next.     

C. S. Lewis

You might as well try to hear without ears or breathe without lungs, as to try to live a Christian life without the Spirit of God in your heart.      

Dwight L. Moody

The greater your knowledge of the goodness and grace of God on your life, the more likely you are to praise Him in the storm.     

Matt Chandler

God never said that the journey would be easy, but He did say that the arrival would be worthwhile.     

Max Lucado

Being a Christian is like being a pumpkin. God lifts you up, takes you in, and washes all the dirt off of you...Then He carves you a new smiling face and puts His light inside you to shine for all the world to see.     


You are the only Bible some unbelievers will ever read.     

John Macarthur

God will meet you where you are in order to take you where He wants you to go.     

Tony Evans

Being a Christian is more than just an instantaneous conversion - it is a daily process whereby you grow to be more and more like Christ.     

Billy Graham

A real Christian is the one who can give his pet parrot to the town gossip.     

Billy Graham