Top 100 Inspirational God Quotes And Sayings

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

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

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

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

4. “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

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

6. “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.”

7. “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

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

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

10. “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

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

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12. “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

13. “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

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

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

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

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

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

19. “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

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

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

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

24. “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

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

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

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

28. “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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

36. “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

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

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

39. “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

40. “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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

51. “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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52. “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

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

54. “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

55. “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

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

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

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

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

60. “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

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

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

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

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

65. “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

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

67. “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

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

69. “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

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

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

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

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

74. “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

75. “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

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

77. “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

78. “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

79. “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

80. “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

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

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

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

84. “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

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

86. “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

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

88. “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

89. “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

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

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

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

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

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

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

96. “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

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

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

99. “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

100. “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