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Quotes of Prayers

  1. There are more tears shed over answered prayers than over unanswered prayers – Saint Teresa of Avila
  2. Please know that my thoughts and prayers as well as those of many, many others here in Alabama and around the country, are with each of you during this time. – Jo Bonner
  3. The object of most prayers is to wangle an advance on good intentions. – Robert Brault
  4. God answers sharp and sudden on some prayers And thrusts the thing we have prayed for in our face, A gauntlet with a gift in it. – Elizabeth Barrett Browning
  5. Many of our prayers were not answered, and for this we are now grateful. – William Feather
  6. I desire an special interest in your prayers that my faith fail not in the day of adversity. – John Hawley
  7. And for anyone who ever thought that Ellen and I broke it off because of sexuality, you couldn't be more mistaken. And for anyone who thought my mother's prayers had anything to do with me marrying a man, forget it. – Anne Heche
  8. If I were dammed of body and soul, I know whose prayers would make me whole, mother o' mine o mother o' mine. – Rudyard Kipling
  9. I remember my mother's prayers and they have always followed me. They have clung to me all my life. – Abraham Lincoln
  10. I still held fast to my determination to become a minister; it still seemed to me that that was my duty. I had pledged myself, in my prayers I had given my word to God. How could I therefore break my vow? – Pierre Loti
  11. If you get down and quarell everyday, you're saying prayers to the devil, I say. – Bob Marley
  12. Basically I say a few prayers before a game and let that direct me, not superstitions. – Brian McBride

Usage examples for Prayers

  1. It was grandma saying her prayers – The Garden Party by Katherine Mansfield
  2. It would make my prayers ineffectual, dearest. – The Beckoning Hand and Other Stories The Beckoning Hand--Lucretia--The Third Time--The Gold Wulfric--My Uncle's Will--The Two Carnegies--Olga Davidoff's Husband--John Cann's Treasure--Isaline and I--Professor Milliter's Dilemma--In Strict Confidence--The by Grant Allen
  3. They always said their prayers together, and had the same faith; and they understood each other perfectly even when they did not speak. – The Darling and Other Stories by Anton Chekhov
  4. His prayers are ever with the friends as they pursue their noble task. – High Endeavours: Messages to Alaska by Shoghi Effendi
  5. Ogun had answered their prayers – Caribbee by Thomas Hoover
  6. You were my church, the only one I ever believed in, the only one that gained my prayers – The Mystery of The Barranca by Herman Whitaker
  7. And I know they say their prayers of a night. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  8. " No, mother," answered Ian; " I did not pray this morning, and I never say prayers – What's Mine's Mine V1 by George MacDonald
  9. I shall cry my prayers now; but they will all be for thee. – Stories of Many Lands by Grace Greenwood
  10. However, I'll go and see what he's after, and tell him to come in after prayers to supper. – Tom Brown's School Days by Thomas Hughes
  11. His prayers might do good, and be needed somebody's, sadly. – Bad Hugh by Mary Jane Holmes
  12. And then you can say your prayers – The Firefly Of France by Marion Polk Angellotti
  13. Not a soul must be near her when she said her prayers except Lancelot, of course. – Love and Lucy by Maurice Henry Hewlett
  14. It was a large room, in which seven or eight people, who had been at prayers when the cry startled them, were rising from their knees. – Historical Romances: Under the Red Robe, Count Hannibal, A Gentleman of France by Stanley J. Weyman
  15. The Superior came to the kitchen every morning after prayers and told us what to do through the day. – Life in the Grey Nunnery at Montreal by Sarah J Richardson
  16. Never mind, I ain't going to stop, but you come up after prayers to our study; you know young Arthur; we've got Gray's study. – Tom Brown's School Days by Thomas Hughes
  17. And so it had come to pass with Tom as with all who will not confess their Lord before men: and for the last year he had probably not said his prayers in earnest a dozen times. – Tom Brown's School Days by Thomas Hughes
  18. Captain Barnwell read prayers at night in the company. – Who Goes There? by Blackwood Ketcham Benson
  19. Yet, as the poor man did not cease his prayers and would not leave him, he at last said: " Very well, then, take hold of my coat!" – The Chinese Fairy Book by Various
  20. When she took him up- stairs to bed, Dr. Lavendar's directions came back to her with a slight shock- she must hear him say his prayers – The Awakening of Helena Richie by Margaret Deland

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