God Sayings and Quotes

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

We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature - trees, flowers, grass- grows in silence; see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence... We need silence to be able to touch souls.     

Mother Teresa

God used beautiful mathematics in creating the world.     

Paul Dirac

God never ends anything on a negative; God always ends on a positive.     

Edwin Louis Cole

God has given you one face, and you make yourself another.     

William Shakespeare

God will not permit any troubles to come upon us, unless He has a specific plan by which great blessing can come out of the difficulty.     

Peter Marshall

All God does is watch us and kill us when we get boring. We must never, ever be boring.     

Chuck Palahniuk

The Christian does not think God will love us because we are good, but that God will make us good because He loves us.     

C.S. Lewis

Sometimes God allows what he hates to accomplish what he loves.     

Joni Eareckson Tada

Because God has made us for Himself, our hearts are restless until they rest in Him.     

Augustine of Hippo

It is when we notice the dirt that God is most present in us; it is the very sign of His presence.     

C.S. Lewis

Any fool can count the seeds in an apple. Only God can count all the apples in one seed.     

Robert H. Schuller

Every evening I turn my worries over to God. He's going to be up all night anyway.      

Mary C. Crowley

What you are is God's gift to you, what you become is your gift to God.     

Hans Urs von Balthasar

If God had wanted to be a big secret, He would not have created babbling brooks and whispering pines.      

Robert Brault

I don't know if God exists, but it would be better for His reputation if He didn't.      

Jules Renard

The sun, the moon, the stars, the birds, the animals, the flowers, are all proof that a universal power exists.     


Before God we are all equally wise and equally foolish.     

Albert Einstein

Man is born broken. He lives by mending. The grace of God is glue.     

Eugene O'Neill

I cannot conceive of a God who rewards and punishes his creatures, or has a will of the type of which we are conscious in ourselves. An individual who should survive his physical death is also beyond my comprehension, nor do I wish it otherwise; such notions are for the fears or absurd egoism of feeble souls.     

Albert Einstein

Maybe there isn't a God after all, maybe there's only a universe rotating by itself like a millstone.     

Gao Xingjian

God is that infinite All of which man knows himself to be a finite part.     

Leo Tolstoy

All powers, all laws, are but the fair embodied thoughts of God.     

John Stuart Blackie

God doesn't owe us anything- yet in His grace, He still gives us good things.     

Billy Graham

Only God can fully satisfy the hungry heart of man.     

Hugh Black

The universe is centered on neither the earth nor the sun. It is centered on God.     

Alfred Noyes

I love to think of nature as an unlimited broadcasting station, through which God speaks to us every hour, if we will only tune in.     

George Washington Carver

To fall in love with God is the greatest of all romances; to seek him, the greatest adventure; to find him, the greatest human achievement.     

Raphael Simon

Coincidence is God's way of remaining anonymous.     

Albert Einstein

I know God won't give me anything I can't handle. I just wish he didn't trust me so much.     

Mother Teresa

For prayer is nothing else than being on terms of friendship with God.     

Saint Teresa of Avila

God always gives His best to those who leave the choice with him.     

Jim Elliot

Everyone who believes in God at all believes that he knows what you and I are going to do tomorrow.     

C. S. Lewis

The more we depend on God the more dependable we find He is.     

Cliff Richard

Only God can fully satisfy the hungry heart of man.      

Hugh Black

Indeed, I tremble for my country when I reflect that God is just.      

Thomas Jefferson

Were there no God, we would be in this glorious world with grateful hearts, and no one to thank.      

Christina Rossetti

Sometimes when we get overwhelmed, we forget how big God is.     

A.W. Tozer

The closer a person is to God, the closer he is to people.     

Pope Benedict XVI

When you have nothing left but God, then for the first time, you become aware that God is enough     

Maude Royden

Four things let us ever keep in mind: God hears prayer, God heeds prayer, God answers prayer, and God delivers by prayer.     

E. M. Bounds

God asks no man whether he will accept life. That is not the choice. He must accept it. The only choice is how.     

Henry Ward Beecher

God is in the sadness and the laughter, in the bitter and the sweet. There is a divine purpose behind everything - and therefore a divine presence in everything.     

Neale Donald Walsch

Find out how much God has given you and from it take what you need; the remainder is needed by others.     

St. Augustine

The more you succeed in loving, the more you'll be convinced at the existence of God and the immortality of your soul.     

Fyodor Dostoevsky

The place God calls you to is the place where your deep gladness and the world's deep need meet.     

Frederick Buechner

God puts something good and loveable in every man His hands create.     

The American Vandal speech

I believe God is managing affairs and that He doesn't need any advice from me. With God in charge, I believe everything will work out for the best in the end. So what is there to worry about.     

Henry Ford

Without God there is for mankind no purpose, no goal, no hope, only a wavering future, an eternal dread of every darkness.     

Jean Paul

God is a circle whose center is everywhere and circumference nowhere.     


God is a concept by which we measure our pain.     

John Lennon