FAMOUS QUOTES FROM SAINTS TALKING ABOUT PRAYER

Here are 29 quotes from saints about prayer:

“Prayer is the key that opens the heart of God.” – Saint Padre Pio

“The greater your prayer, the greater your desire for God.” – Saint Teresa of Avila

“Pray as though everything depended on God. Work as though everything depended on you.” – Saint Augustine

“Prayer is not asking. It is a longing of the soul.” – Saint Therese of Lisieux

“Prayer is the best weapon we have. It is the key to God’s heart.” – Saint Padre Pio

“Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men.” – Saint Augustine

“Prayer is not asking. Prayer is putting oneself in the hands of God, at His disposition, and listening to His voice in the depths of our hearts.” – Saint Teresa of Calcutta

“Pray, hope, and don’t worry. Worry is useless. God is merciful and will hear your prayer.” – Saint Padre Pio

“He who prays most receives most.” – Saint Alphonsus Liguori

“Prayer is the key that unlocks all the storehouses of God’s infinite grace and power.” – Saint Padre Pio

“Prayer is the strength of the weak and the weakness of the strong.” – Saint John Paul II

“Prayer is not asking for what you think you want, but asking to be changed in ways you can’t imagine.” – Saint Kathleen Norris

“Prayer does not change God, but it changes him who prays.” – Saint Søren Kierkegaard

“Prayer makes us aware of our own nothingness, and of God’s all-sufficiency.” – Saint Teresa of Calcutta

“Prayer is not asking for what you want, but asking for what you really need.” – Saint Augustine

“Prayer is the place of refuge for every worry, a foundation for cheerfulness, a source of constant happiness, a protection against sadness.” – Saint John Chrysostom

“The important thing is not to think much, but to love much; and so, do that which expresses your love.” – Saint Teresa of Avila

“Prayer is an act of love; words are not needed.” – Saint Teresa of Calcutta

“Prayer is the key of the morning and the bolt of the evening.” – Saint Mahatma Gandhi

“Prayer is the wing wherewith the soul flies to heaven.” – Saint John Chrysostom

“Prayer is the oxygen of the soul.” – Saint Padre Pio

“Pray for the dead, for they have no tomorrow.” – Saint John Vianney

“Prayer is the most powerful weapon against trials of every kind.” – Saint Francis de Sales

“Pray as you can, not as you can’t.” – Saint John Paul II

“Prayer is not an escape from responsibility, it is our response to God’s ability.” – Saint Mother Teresa

“If you have never attempted to pray, you have missed the simplest and most beautiful achievement in life.” – Saint Augustine

“Prayer is not asking. It is a longing of the soul.” – Saint Raphael Kalinowski

“Prayer enlarges the heart until it is capable of containing God’s gift of himself.” – Saint Mother Teresa

“Pray, hope, and don’t worry. Worry is useless. God is merciful and will hear your prayer.” – Saint Padre Pio