Gate Sayings and Quotes

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


In the gates of eternity, the black band and the white hand hold each other with an equal clasp.     

Harriet Beecher Stowe

Still round the corner there may wait, A new road or a secret gate.     

J.R.R. Tolkien

Battering the gates of heaven with the storms of prayer.     

Alfred Lord Tennyson

If the golden gate of preferment is not usually opened to men of real merit, persons of no worth have entered it in a most extraordinary manner.     

Isaac D'Israeli

The success gate is far at the end of the long failure corridor. Keep moving no matter how many potholes you step into. You will get there with time!     

Israelmore Ayivor

A gate to nature is a gate to heaven!     

Mehmet Murat ildan

Every doorway, every intersection has a story.     

Katherine Dunn

Heaven's gates are not so highly arched as princes' palaces; they that enter there must go upon their knees.     

Daniel Webster

The gate of heaven is very low; only the humble can enter it.     

Elizabeth Ann Seton

The door can never be closed for good to any player.     

Zinedine Zidane

If the gates are open, walk in; if the gates are close, find a way and move in!     

Mehmet Murat ildan

When the gate drops, it's time to try and execute the best you can.     

Nate Holland

Sometimes we stare so long at a door that is closing that we see too late the one that is open.     

Alexander Graham Bell