Sacred Sayings and Quotes

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


Sacredness inspires respect.     

Toba Beta

Let every man abide in the calling wherein he is called and his work will be as sacred as the work of the ministry. It is not what a man does that determines whether his work is sacred or secular, it is why he does it.     

A. W. Tozer

The most sacred place in the world is your mind. Guard it ferociously.     

Rick Beneteau

Appreciate the sacred life you have, it is a gift from God.     

Lailah Gifty Akita

The most cherished and sacred moments of our lives are those filled with the spirit of love.     

Joseph B. Wirthlin

If individuals start to walk on the path of spirit and feel a sense of the sacred connectedness, then social, economic and political problems will also begin to get resolved.     

Satish Kumar

A sacred calling does not entitle us to smooth sailing and a trouble free occupation…It is also a summons to joy, and life, and most of all, love.     

Rev. Alan Eschenbacher

Man values life as a sacred jewel in such a way that he reveres him most who haughtily scorns it.     

Platen

You can find the sacred in the most ordinary things.     

Oprah Winfrey

The higher goal of spiritual living is not to amass a welth of information, but to face sacred moments.     

Abraham Joshua Heschel

To theology, ... only what it holds sacred is true, whereas to philosophy, only what holds true is sacred.     

Ludwig Feuerbach

Sacred are the lips from which has issued only truth.     

Robert Green Ingersoll

Something opens our wings. Something makes boredom and hurt disappear. Someone fills the cup in front of us: We taste only sacredness.     

Rumi

Sacredness binds people together, and then blinds them to the arbitrariness of the practice.     

Jonathan Haidt

Nothing is divine but what is agreeable to reason.     

Immanuel Kant

Nothing is a last sacred but the integrity of your own mind.     

Ralph Waldo Emerson

There is sacredness in tears. They are not the mark of weakness, but of power. They speak more eloquently than ten thousand tongues. They are the messengers of overwhelming grief, of deep contrition, and of unspeakable love.     

Washington Irving

The mundane and the sacred are one and the same.     

Alan Watts

The heart in every human is the sacred love.     

Lailah Gifty Akita

Faced with the sacredness of life and of the human person, and before the marvels of the universe, wonder is the only appropriate attitude.     

Pope John Paul II

No belief or idea is sacred, unless it treats all people as sacred.     

Bryant H McGill

You who have received so much love, show your love by protecting the sacredness of life. The sacredness of life is the greatest gifts that God has given us.     

Mother Teresa

Nothing is more noble, nothing more venerable than fidelity. Faithfulness and truth are the most sacred excellences and endowments of the human mind.     

Marcus Tullius Cicero

Our time on this earth is sacred, and we should celebrate every moment.     

Paulo Ccoelho

When you believe you reflect what is holy and good, you can see more that is good in every stage of your life.     

Victoria Moran

Non-cooperation with evil is a sacred duty.     

Gandhi

Never violate the sacredness of your individual self-respect.     

Theodore Parker

Your sacred space is where you can find yourself again and again.     

Joseph Campbell

If we are growing holier, we are growing kinder.     

Andrew Bonar

Awareness of the sacred in life is what holds our world together, and the lack of awareness of the sacred is what is tearing it apart.     

Joan D. Chittister