God Quotes (3491)

Quotes and citations about God

Nothing exists from eternity but God, and God is not the matter or a part of any creature, but only the maker... view

By: William Ames

Participation in the blessings of the union with Christ comes when the faithful have all the things needed to live well and blessedly to God... view

By: William Ames

Sanctification is the real change in man from the sordidness of sin to the purity of God's image... view

By: William Ames

The efficiency of God may be understood as either creation or providence... view

By: William Ames

The first act of religion, therefore, concerns those things which are communicated to us from God. The other concerns those things which we yield to God... view

By: William Ames

The good pleasure of God is an act of the divine will freely and effectively determining all things... view

By: William Ames

The will of God is eternal because He does not begin to will what He did not will before, nor cease to will what He willed before... view

By: William Ames

The will of God is single and totally one in Him... view

By: William Ames

The ordinary ministry is that which receives all of its direction from the will of God revealed in the Scriptures and from those means which God has appointed in the church for its continual edification... view

By: William Ames

The attributes of God tell us what He is and who He is... view

By: William Ames

In the exercise of God's efficiency, the decree of God comes first. This manner of working is the most perfect of all and notably agrees with the divine nature... view

By: William Ames

An idea in man is first impressed upon him and afterwards expressed in things, but in God it is only expressed, not impressed, because it does not come from anywhere else... view

By: William Ames

Hearing the word is the devout receiving of the will of God... view

By: William Ames

From faith, hope, and love, the virtues of religion referring to God, there arises a double act which bears on the spiritual communion exercised between God and us.. view

By: William Ames

Faith is the virtue by which, clinging-to the faithfulness of God, we lean upon him, so that we may obtain what he gives to us... view

By: William Ames

Everyone who understands the nature of God rightly necessarily knows that God is to be believed and hoped in, that he is to be loved and called upon, and to be heard in all things... view

By: William Ames

Although the whole man partakes of this grace, it is first and most appropriately in the soul and later progresses to the body, inasmuch as the body of the man is capable of the same obedience to the will of God as the soul... view

By: William Ames

Therefore, the church is not absolutely necessary as an object of faith, not even for us today, for then Abraham and the other prophets would not have given assent to those things which were revealed to them from God without any intervening help of the church... view

By: William Ames

This subsistence, or manner of being of God is his one essence so far as it has personal properties... view

By: William Ames

If the greatest god is the stillness all the motions add up to, then we must ineluctably be included... view

By: A. R. Ammons

They killed my character off and as God would have it, just when they told me I would never work again, I got cast in a little program called Roots, and as they would say, the rest is history... view

By: John Amos

Everything has a natural explanation. The moon is not a god, but a great rock, and the sun a hot rock... view

By: Anaxagoras

May God permit us both to return to a free and independent Poland... view

By: Wladyslaw Anders

Every man's life is a fairy tale written by God's fingers... view

By: Hans Christian Andersen

In a certain sense, this guy - who is one of the most evil people in the book - he's not really that bad at running the show, because he knows what he's doing, he's smart and he's got the big picture in mind. He's like the Godfather... view

By: Kevin J. Anderson

A singer starts by having his instrument as a gift from God... When you have been given something in a moment of grace, it is sacrilegious to be greedy... view

By: Marian Anderson

He was a god, such as men might be, if men were gods... view

By: Maxwell Anderson

You give us the pitching some of these clubs have and no one could touch us, but God has a way of not arranging that, because it's not as much fun... view

By: Sparky Anderson

In the West there has always been the attempt to try make the religious building, whether it's a Medieval or Renaissance church, an eternal object for the celebration of God. The material chosen, such as stone, brick, or concrete, is meant to eternally preserve what is inside... view

By: Tadao Ando

God has made Canada one of those nations which cannot be conquered and cannot be destroyed, except by itself... view

By: Norman Angell

While I know myself as a creation of God, I am also obligated to realize and remember that everyone else and everything else are also God's creation... view

By: Maya Angelou

You know, I'm a Christian and I believe that God has a plan and a purpose for each one of our lives and that he can intercede in all kinds of situations and we need to have a little faith in many things... view

By: Sharron Angle

And that's really what's happening in this country is a violation of the First Commandment. We have become a country entrenched in idolatry, and that idolatry is the dependency upon our government. We're supposed to depend upon God for our protection and our provision and for our daily bread, not for our government... view

By: Sharron Angle

I don't have a religion. I believe in a God. I don't know what it looks like but it's MY god. My own interpretation of the supernatural... view

By: Jennifer Aniston

I almost resent the whole fashion thing. Good God- never wearing the same thing twice and all of those things. It's a pain in the ass... view

By: Jennifer Aniston

You know when I feel inwardly beautiful? When I am with my girlfriends and we are having a 'goddess circle'... view

By: Jennifer Aniston

God grant you the strength to fight off the temptations of surrender... view

By: Walter Annenberg

Thank God we're not like America: everyone wants to look like they're 20. In Europe we admire grown-up women. I think men revere older women... view

By: Francesca Annis

I don't buy the tabloids, but you're surrounded by it all and people tell you things they've read. I'd be sitting on a train looking over someone's shoulder and thinking: That's familiar... oh my God, it's me... view

By: Francesca Annis

Men create real miracles when they use their God-given courage and intelligence... view

By: Jean Anouilh