Looking for the best God quotes? We’ve compiled a list of the top 100 inspirational and motivating God quotes and sayings.

100 Inspirational God Quotes And Sayings


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“God will never give you anything you can’t handle, so don’t stress.” – Kelly Clarkson


99

“Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, today is God’s gift, that’s why we call it the present.” – Joan Rivers


98

“Spending time with God through prayer and His Word is a prerequisite for having a great life and fulfilling your purpose.” – Joyce Meyer


97

“God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.” – Reinhold Niebuhr


96

“Every man’s life is a fairy tale written by God’s fingers.” – Hans Christian Andersen


95

“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.”


94

“Being human means you will make mistakes. And you will make mistakes, because failure is God’s way of moving you in another direction.” – Oprah Winfrey


93

“Love God and He will enable you to love others even when they disappoint you.” – Francine Rivers


92

“Faith is about trusting God when you have unanswered questions.” – Joel Osteen


91

“Listen to God with a broken heart. He is not only the doctor who mends it, but also the father who wipes away the tears.” – Criss Jami


90

“Never be afraid to trust an unknown future to a known God.” – Corrie Ten Boom

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89

“I don’t stand for black man’s side, I don’t stand for white man’s side, I stand for God’s side.” – Bob Marley


88

“We are not necessarily doubting that God will do the best for us; we are wondering how painful the best will turn out to be.” – C.S. Lewis


87

“Whatever your heart clings to and confides in, that is really your God.” – Martin Luther


86

“The function of prayer is not to influence God, but rather to change the nature of the one who prays.” – Soren Kierkegaard


85

“Our prayers should be for blessings in general, for God knows best what is good for us.” – Socrates


84

“God cannot give us a happiness and peace apart from Himself, because it is not there. There is no such thing” -. C. S. Lewis


83

“God made you a masterpiece – be blessed, secure, disciplined and equipped.” – Joel Osteen


82

“God never gives someone a gift they are not capable of receiving. If he gives us the gift of Christmas, it is because we all have the ability to understand and receive it.” – Pope Francis


81

“I believe that whatever comes at a particular time is a blessing from God.” – A. R. Rahman


80

“Every day is a gift from God. There’s no guarantee of tomorrow, so that tells me to see the good in this day to make the most of it.” – Joel Osteen

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79

“God gave you a gift of 86,400 seconds today. Have you used one to say ‘thank you?” – William Arthur Ward


78

“Pray, and let God worry.” – Martin Luther


77

“God’s dream is that you and I and all of us will realize that we are family, that we are made for togetherness, for goodness, and for compassion.” – Desmond Tutu


76

“When the solution is simple, God is answering.” – Albert Einstein


75

“God has given us two hands, one to receive with and the other to give with.” – Billy Graham


74

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


73

“We may ignore, but we can nowhere evade the presence of God. The world is crowded with Him. He walks everywhere incognito.” – C.S. Lewis


72

“Through hard work, perseverance and a faith in God, you can live your dreams.” – Ben Carson


71

“Anyone can count the seeds in an apple, but only God can count the number of apples in a seed.” – Robert H. Schuller


70

“I will thank God for the day and the moment I have.” – Jim Valvano

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69

“If you suffer, thank God! It is a sure sign that you are alive.” – Elbert Hubbard


68

“Coincidence is God’s way of remaining anonymous.” – Albert Einstein


67

“I just find myself happy with the simple things. Appreciating the blessings God gave me.” – DMX


66

“Look for God, suggests my Guru. Look for God like a man with his head on fire looks for water.” – Elizabeth Gilbert


65

“I believe if you keep your faith, you keep your trust, you keep the right attitude, if you’re grateful, you’ll see God open up new doors.” – Joel Osteen


64

“Whosoever is delighted in solitude is either a wild beast or a god.” – Aristotle


63

“Do not let your hearts be troubled. Trust in God; trust also in me.” – Jesus Christ


62

“Throughout life people will make you mad, disrespect you and treat you bad. Let God deal with the things they do, cause hate in your heart will consume you too.” – Will Smith


61

“Let us never forget to pray. God lives. He is near. He is real. He is not only aware of us but cares for us. He is our Father. He is accessible to all who will seek Him.” – Gordon B. Hinckley


60

“Before God we are all equally wise – and equally foolish.” – Albert Einstein

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59

“God sleeps in the minerals, awakens in plants, walks in animals, and thinks in man.” – Arthur Young


58

“Never trust anyone completely but God. Love people, but put your full trust only in God.” – Lawrence Welk


57

“God gives us relatives; thank God, we can choose our friends.” – Addison Mizner


56

“Thank you, God, for this good life and forgive us if we do not love it enough.” – Garrison Keillor


55

“You see, God helps only people who work hard. That principle is very clear.” – A. P. J. Abdul Kalam


54

“God always gives His best to those who leave the choice with him.” – Jim Elliot


53

“No woman wants to be in submission to a man who isn’t in submission to God!” – T.D. Jakes


52

“God will not look you over for medals degrees or diplomas, but for scars.” – Elbert Hubbard


51

“Friends are the siblings God never gave us.” – Mencius


50

“Your talent is God’s gift to you. What you do with it is your gift back to God.” – Leo Buscaglia

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49

“God already knows what we’re made of, but perhaps He wants us to learn what we’re made of. I think we would all agree that we learn more from our tough times than from our easy times.” – John Bytheway


48

“I’m blessed and I thank God for every day for everything that happens for me.” – Lil Wayne


47

“I am blessed to have so many great things in my life – family, friends and God. All will be in my thoughts daily.” – Lil’ Kim


46

“God wants us to know that life is a series of beginnings, not endings. Just as graduations are not terminations, but commencements. Creation is an ongoing process, and when we create a perfect world where love and compassion are shared by all, suffering will cease.” – Bernie Siegel


45

“I’m grateful to God for His bountiful gifts… He gave me courage and faith in myself.” – Loretta Young


44

“God is not present in idols. Your feelings are your god. The soul is your temple.” – Chanakya


43

“God gave us the gift of life; it is up to us to give ourselves the gift of living well.” – Voltaire


42

“When you focus on being a blessing, God makes sure that you are always blessed in abundance.” – Joel Osteen


41

“So many times, people told me I can’t do this or can’t do that. My nature is that I don’t listen very well. I’m very determined, and I believe in myself. My parents brought me up that way. Thank God for that. I don’t let anything stand in my way.” – Chantal Sutherland


40

“Never lose an opportunity of seeing anything beautiful, for beauty is God’s handwriting.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

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39

“Every day I feel is a blessing from God. And I consider it a new beginning. Yeah, everything is beautiful.” – Prince


38

“You cannot believe in God until you believe in yourself.” – Swami Vivekananda


37

“God always strives together with those who strive.” – Aeschylus


36

“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


35

“Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.” – John Wooden


34

“Many times, the decisions we make affect and hurt your closest friends and family the most. I have a lot of regrets in that regard. But God has forgiven me, which I am very thankful for. It has enabled me to forgive myself and move forward one day at a time.” – Lex Luger


33

“After women, flowers are the most lovely thing God has given the world.” – Christian Dior


32

“I do believe that God blessed me in life with a wonderful family, a successful career, and a loving marriage, and remain thankful for that blessing.” – Bonnie Tyler


31

“I may not be where I want to be, but thank God I am not where I used to be.” – Joyce Meyer


30

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

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29

“When I wake up every morning, I thank God for the new day.” – F. Sionil Jose


28

“Wine is constant proof that God loves us and loves to see us happy.” – Benjamin Franklin


27

“Don’t ever criticize yourself. Don’t go around all day long thinking, ‘I’m unattractive, I’m slow, I’m not as smart as my brother.’ God wasn’t having a bad day when he made you… If you don’t love yourself in the right way, you can’t love your neighbour. You can’t be as good as you are supposed to be.” – Joel Osteen


26

“Be strong, believe in freedom and in God, love yourself, understand your sexuality, have a sense of humor, masturbate, don’t judge people by their religion, color or sexual habits, love life and your family.” – Madonna Ciccone


25

“God has given you one face, and you make yourself another.” – William Shakespeare


24

“Bottom line: God will not allow any person to keep you from your destiny. They may be bigger, stronger, or more powerful, but God knows how to shift things around and get you to where you’re supposed to be.” – Joel Osteen


23

“The thing to do, it seems to me, is to prepare yourself so you can be a rainbow in somebody else’s cloud. Somebody who may not look like you. May not call God the same name you call God – if they call God at all. I may not dance your dances or speak your language. But be a blessing to somebody. That’s what I think.” – Maya Angelou


22

“First, I have to thank God for giving me the gift that he did as well as a second chance for a better life.” – Oksana Baiul


21

“To my young friends out there: Life can be great, but not when you can’t see it. So, open your eyes to life: to see it in the vivid colors that God gave us as a precious gift to His children, to enjoy life to the fullest, and to make it count. Say yes to your life.” – Nancy Reagan


20

“Woman is a ray of God. She is not that earthly beloved: she is creative, not created.” – Rumi

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19

“Where can we go to find God if we cannot see Him in our own hearts and in every living being.” – Swami Vivekananda


18

“God’s mercy is fresh and new every morning.” – Joyce Meyer


17

“I don’t think you should spend your life praying for things, but I do believe you should thank God for what He’s given you… but I think the scripture teaches us that we can pray for our dreams, pray for the big things… he’s not a small God; this God is incredible.” – Joel Osteen


16

“I believe that God put us in this jolly world to be happy and enjoy life.” – Robert Baden-Powell


15

“I know why I am here and my only real focused goal is to live each day to the fullest and to try and honor God and be an encouragement to others. What the future holds is firmly in God’s hands, and I am very happy about that!” – Ken Hensley


14

“For where God built a church, there the Devil would also build a chapel.” – Martin Luther


13

“When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, ‘I used everything you gave me”. – Erma Bombeck


12

“Our heavenly Father understands our disappointment, suffering, pain, fear, and doubt. He is always there to encourage our hearts and help us understand that He’s sufficient for all of our needs. When I accepted this as an absolute truth in my life, I found that my worrying stopped.” – Charles Stanley


11

“God could not be everywhere, and therefore he made mothers.” – Rudyard Kipling


10

“Anything under God’s control is never out of control.” – Charles R. Swindoll

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“My philosophy is: Life is hard, but God is good. Try not to confuse the two.” – Anne F. Beiler


8

“I can find God in nature, in animals, in birds and the environment.” – Pat Buckley


7

“In the name of God, stop a moment, cease your work, look around you.” – Leo Tolstoy


6

“Until we meet again, may God bless you as he has blessed me.” – Elvis Presley


5

“God gave you a brain. Do the best you can with it. And you don’t have to be Einstein, but Einstein was mentally tough. He believed what he believed. And he worked out things. And he argued with people who disagreed with him. But I’m sure he didn’t call everybody jerks.” – Clint Eastwood


4

“Whenever I’m confused about something, I ask God to reveal the answers to my questions, and he does.” – Beyonce Knowles


3

“If God wanted us to fly, He would have given us tickets.” – Mel Brooks


2

“Prayer is when you talk to God. Meditation is when you’re listening. Playing the piano allows you to do both at the same time.” – Kelsey Grammer


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“It’s funny how, in this journey of life, even though we may begin at different times and places, our paths cross with others so that we may share our love, compassion, observations, and hope. This is a design of God that I appreciate and cherish.” – Steve Maraboli