Prayer Sayings and Quotes

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

Confession is good for the soul.      

Scottish Proverb

Don't say amen to an unacceptable prayer.      

Turkish (on prayer)

Doubt is a pain too lonely to know that faith is his brother.      

Kahlil Gibran

Faith is the ability to not panic.      


God gave us music that we might pray without words.      


Good deeds are the best prayer.      

Serbian (on prayer)

If you pray for another, you will be helped yourself.      

Yiddish (on prayer)

Pray as if no work could help and work as if no prayer could help.      

German (on prayer)