Famous Quotes For Christians

Famous quotes can come in very handy when trying to make a point.

Sometimes we KNOW we know a famous quotation...it's on the tip of our tongues, but we have a hard time remembering it exactly or even sometimes who said it. You will most likely recognize these famous quotes or at least the person who uttered them.

You can use these famous Christian quotations in your letters, emails, speeches, conversations or presentations.

You can use them to inspire, motivate, and strengthen your own spirit, or you can use them to uplift or educate other people you come across.

I pray that these famous quotes will somehow nudge you closer to God and His Will for your life. And, I hope they will empower you to positively affect someone else's life too.

God Bless!

Famous Quotes

"How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving, and tolerant of the weak and the strong. Because someday in life you will have been all of these." ~ George Washington

“Evil triumphs when good men do nothing.” ~ Edmund Burke

"In matters of style swim with the current; In matters of principle, stand like a rock." ~ Thomas Jefferson

“And I say to you, Ask, and it shall be given you; seek, and ye shall find; knock, and it shall be opened to you. For every one that asketh receiveth; and he that seeketh findeth; and to him that knocketh it shall be opened.” ~ Luke 11:9-10

"Character, in the long run, is the decisive factor in the life of an individual and of nations alike." ~ Theodore Roosevelt

"I am sure that never was a people, who had more reason to acknowledge a Divine interposition in their affairs, than those of the United States; and I should be pained to believe that they have forgotten that agency, which was so often manifested during our Revolution, or that they failed to consider the omnipotence of that God who is alone able to protect them." ~ George Washington

If like famous quotes about developing talent and character, you'll want to see this Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Quote

More Famous Quotes...

"After this manner therefore pray ye: Our Father which art in heaven, hallowed be thy name. Thy kingdom come, Thy will be done in earth, as it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread. And forgive us our debts, as we forgive our debtors. And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil: For thine is the kingdom, and the power, and the glory, for ever. Amen." Mathew 6:9-13

"There is more hunger for love and appreciation in this world than for bread." ~ Mother Teresa

"We believe that all men are created equal because they are created in the image of God." ~ President Harry S. Truman

"Christ is not valued at all unless He is valued above all."
~ St. Augustine

"There is no greatness where there is no simplicity, goodness and truth." ~ Leo Tolstoy

"Each one of them is Jesus in disguise." ~ Mother Teresa

"It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible."
~ George Washington

"I have held many things in my hands, and I have lost them all; but whatever I have placed in God's hands, that I still possess."
~ Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

You might also like this famous faith quote by Blaise Pascal (with commentary).

Famous quotes can be fun and useful in most any conversation...

"Is any pleasure on earth as great as a circle of Christian friends by a fire?" ~ C.S. Lewis

"No pleasure is comparable to the standing upon the vantage-ground of truth." ~ Francis Bacon

"Whatever makes men good Christians, makes them good citizens."
~ Daniel Webster

"Take not from the mouth of labor the bread it has earned."
~ Thomas Jefferson

"I have wondered at times what the Ten Commandments would have looked like if Moses had run them through the U.S. Congress."
~ Ronald Reagan

"If Christians would really live according to the teachings of Christ, as found in the Bible, all of India would be Christian today."
~ Mahatma Gandhi

“Being a Christian is more than just an instantaneous conversion - it is a daily process whereby you grow to be more and more like Christ”
~ Billy Graham

"If I speak what is false, I must answer for it; if truth, it will answer for me." ~ Thomas Fuller

"I gave in, and admitted that God was God." ~ C. S. Lewis

"And let us with caution indulge the supposition that morality can be maintained without religious principle." ~ George Washington

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“He who shall introduce into public affairs the principles of Christianity, will revolutionize the world” ~ Benjamin Franklin

"I will place no value on anything I have or may possess except in relation to the kingdom of Christ." ~ David Livingstone

"Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men." ~ Martin Luther King, Jr.

"Yesterday is gone. Tomorrow has not yet come. We have only today. Let us begin." ~ Mother Teresa

"It cannot be emphasized too clearly and too often that this nation was founded, not by religionists, but by Christians; not on religion, but on the gospel of Jesus Christ. For this very reason, peoples of other faiths have been afforded asylum, prosperity, and freedom of worship here."
~ Patrick Henry

"Live simply. Love generously. Care deeply. Speak kindly. Leave the rest to God." ~ Ronald Reagan

"We ourselves feel that what we are doing is just a drop in the ocean. But the ocean would be less because of that missing drop."
~ Mother Teresa

"I do not believe there is a problem in this country or the world today which could not be settled if approached through the teaching of the Sermon on the Mount." ~ Harry S. Truman

"One and God make a majority." ~ Frederick Douglass

"I have examined all religions, as well as my narrow sphere, my straightened means, and my busy life, would allow; and the result is that the Bible is the best Book in the world." ~ John Adams

"Christ beside me, Christ before me, Christ behind me, Christ within me, Christ beneath me, Christ above me." ~ Saint Patrick

"Prayer is a strong wall and fortress of the church; it is a goodly Christian weapon." ~ Martin Luther

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