Religious Love Sayings and Quotes

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

You cannot believe in god until you believe in yourself.     

Swami Vivekananda

Worship is a way of seeing the world in the light of God.     

Abraham Joshua Heschel

Just as a candle cannot burn without fire, men cannot live without a spiritual life.     


True wisdom always leads us to please God.     

Anthony DeStefano

Whatever you ask for in prayer, believe that you have received it, and it will be yours.     


The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.     

William Blake

Just as the soul fills the body, so God fills the world. Just as the soul bears the body, so God endures the world. Just as the soul sees but is not seen, so God sees but is not seen. Just as the soul feeds the body, so God gives food to the world.     

Marcus Tullius Cicero

I love you when you bow in your mosque, kneel in your temple, pray in your church. For you and I are sons of one religion, and it is the spirit.     

Khalil Gibran

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

C.S. Lewis

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

Prayer is not asking. It is a longing of the soul. It is daily admission of one's weakness. It is better in prayer to have a heart without words than words without a heart     

Mahatma Gandhi

Knock, And He'll open the door / Vanish, And He'll make you shine like the sun / Fall, And He'll raise you to the heavens / Become nothing, And He'll turn you into everything.     

Jalal ad-Din Rumi

My concern is not whether God is on our side; my greatest concern is to be on God's side, for God is always right.     

Abraham Lincoln

All I have seen teaches me to trust the Creator for all I have not seen.     

Ralph Waldo Emerson

He died not for men, but for each man. If each man had been the only man made, He would have done no less.     

C.S. Lewis

I believe in love like I believe in God: you can't touch it, you can't see it, but you can feel its wrath.     

Michael Jacobs

I believe in God, Miriam. I know it. Because, without God the world is a cesspool.     

Woody Allen

Spirituality is not religion. Religion divides people. Belief in something unites them.     

Lukas Heller

People can worship whatever they want. It's called freedom of religion.     

Ali Adler

My so-called friends have said, 'Oh your poor dear, you lost everything.' No, I didn't lose everything. I just lost my worldly stuff, I still have my faith in God.     

Francis Sullivan

I could be real negative about it, and continue to be negative, but... faith. If you don't have faith in something abstract to believe in, when everything concrete is missing, you have nothing. And what a miserable, lonely life you will lead if that is all you have, is something concrete and nothing else to hold on to. It's an awakening.     

Catherine Jackson

A religious man is a person who holds God and man in one thought at one time, at all times, who suffers harm done to others, whose greatest passion is compassion, whose greatest strength is love and defiance of despair.     

Abraham Joshua Heschel

The true measure of loving God is to love him without measure.     

Bernard of Clairvaux

Everything God does is love — even when we do not understand Him.     

Basilea Schlink

To love someone means to see him as God intended him     

Fyodor Dostoevsky

Love is my religion - I could die for it.     

John Keats

A religious person is devout in the sense that he has no doubt about the significance of those superpersonal objects and goals which neither require nor are capable of rational foundation     

Albert Einstein

There is in my work a very strong religious foreground and background. In the later work some of that tends to diminish, but it's certainly present in the early work.     

Chaim Potok

To love is everything: love is God.     

Leon Gozlan

Love is the hardest lesson in Christianity; but, for that reason, it should be most our care to learn it.     

William Penn