Easter Sayings and Quotes

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


Easter says you can put truth in a grave, but it won't stay there.     

Clarence W. Hall

The resurrection gives my life meaning and direction and the opportunity to start over no matter what my circumstances.     

Robert Flatt

Easter is the demonstration of God that life is essentially spiritual and timeless.?     

Charles M. Crowe

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

Martin Luther

The story of Easter is the story of God's wonderful window of divine surprise.     

Carl Knudsen

We live and die; Christ died and lived!     

John Stott

Easter is a time to rejoice, be thankful, be assured that all is forgiven so life extends beyond the soil of earth.      

Byron Pulsifer

Easter spells out beauty, the rare beauty of new life.      

S.D. Gordon

Earth's saddest day and gladdest day were just three days apart.      

Susan Coolidge

The resurrection gives my life meaning and direction and the opportunity to start over no matter what my circumstances.     

Robert Flatt

The joyful news that He is risen does not change the contemporary world. Still before us lie work, discipline, sacrifice. But the fact of Easter gives us the spiritual power to do the work, accept the discipline, and make the sacrifice.     

Henry Knox Sherrill

The great gift of Easter is hope - Christian hope which makes us have that confidence in God, in his ultimate triumph, and in his goodness and love, which nothing can shake.     

Basil C. Hume

A man who was completely innocent, offered himself as a sacrifice for the good of others, including his enemies, and became the ransom of the world. It was a perfect act.     

Mahatma Gandhi

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

Easter was when Hope in person surprised the whole world by coming forward from the future into the present.     

N.T. Wright

His crucifixion is the key; His resurrection is the door... it is only by his death that we have the mandate to enter into the gates of eternal life. His doors are open always. Christ is king!     

Israelmore Ayivor

Easter is meant to be a symbol of hope, renewal, and new life.     

Janine di Giovanni

We understand and acknowledge that the Resurrection has placed a glorious crown upon all of Christ's sufferings!     

A.W. Tozer

God's plan makes you sing about resurrection when your hanging on a cross.     

Rod Parsley

Our old history ends with the cross; our new history begins with the resurrection.     

Watchman Nee

On Easter Day the veil between time and eternity thins to gossamer.     

Douglas Horton

He takes men out of time and makes them feel eternity.     

Ralph Waldo Emerson

For I remember it is Easter morn, And life and love and peace are all new born.     

Alice Freeman Palmer

Easter is a time to rejoice, be thankful, be assured that all is forgiven so life extends beyond the soil of earth.      

Byron Pulsifer

It is the hour to rend thy chains, the blossom time of souls.     

Katherine Lee Bates

But from this earth, this grave, this dust, my God shall raise me up, I trust.     

Walter Raleigh

Easter is very important to me, it's a second change.     

Reba McEntire

Here is the amazing thing about Easter; the Resurrection Sunday for Christians is this, that Christ in the dying moments on the cross gives us the greatest illustration of forgiveness possible.     

T.D. Jakes

Let the whole world join the happy lay, Let the hills and vales break forth in singing, Christ, the Lord of Life, is ris'n today.     

Lizzie Akers

The symbolic language of the crucifixion is the death of the old paradigm; resurrection is a leap into a whole new way of thinking.     

Deepak Chopra