God Quotes (3491)

Quotes and citations about God

God is on everyone's side... and in the last analysis, he is on the side with plenty of money and large armies... view

By: Jean Anouilh

Every man thinks god is on his side... view

By: Jean Anouilh

Beauty is one of the rare things which does not lead to doubt of God... view

By: Jean Anouilh

With God, what is terrible is that one never knows whether it's not just a trick of the devil... view

By: Jean Anouilh

I distrust those people who know so well what God wants them to do, because I notice it always coincides with their own desires... view

By: Susan B. Anthony

I always distrust people who know so much about what God wants them to do to their fellows... view

By: Susan B. Anthony

I shall earnestly and persistently continue to urge all women to the practical recognition of the old Revolutionary maxim. Resistance to tyranny is obedience to God... view

By: Susan B. Anthony

From this entertainment industry, may the gods of language protect us... view

By: David Antin

It is possible to demonstrate God's existence, although not a priori, yet a posteriori from some work of His more surely known to us... view

By: Thomas Aquinas

It is necessary to posit something which is necessary of itself, and has no cause of its necessity outside of itself but is the cause of necessity in other things. And all people call this thing God... view

By: Thomas Aquinas

It is clear that he does not pray, who, far from uplifting himself to God, requires that God shall lower Himself to him, and who resorts to prayer not to stir the man in us to will what God wills, but only to persuade God to will what the man in us wills... view

By: Thomas Aquinas

How can we live in harmony? First we need to know we are all madly in love with the same God... view

By: Thomas Aquinas

The theologian considers sin mainly as an offence against God.. view

By: Thomas Aquinas

That the saints may enjoy their beatitude and the grace of God more abundantly they are permitted to see the punishment of the damned in hell... view

By: Thomas Aquinas

The knowledge of God is the cause of things. For the knowledge of God is to all creatures what the knowledge of the artificer is to things made by his art... view

By: Thomas Aquinas

Reason in man is rather like God in the world... view

By: Thomas Aquinas

God should not be called an individual substance, since the principal of individuation is matter... view

By: Thomas Aquinas

Because we cannot know what God is, but only what He is not, we cannot consider how He is but only how He is not... view

By: Thomas Aquinas

Since God had commanded it, it was necessary that I do it. Since God commanded it, even if I had a hundred fathers and mothers, even if I had been a King's daughter, I would have gone nevertheless... view

By: Joan of Arc

Of the love or hatred God has for the English, I know nothing, but I do know that they will all be thrown out of France, except those who die there... view

By: Joan of Arc

I would rather die than do something which I know to be a sin, or to be against God's will... view

By: Joan of Arc

If I am not, may God put me there.. view

By: Joan of Arc

I was in my thirteenth year when I heard a voice from God to help me govern my conduct. And the first time I was very much afraid... view

By: Joan of Arc

Act, and God will act... view

By: Joan of Arc

With reference to other religions, the Church sees a great difference between them and herself. The other religions are expressions of the human soul seeking God, with some beautiful spiritual insights, but also not without errors. Christianity is rather God seeking humanity... view

By: Francis Arinze

They think they have God Almighty by the toe... view

By: Ludovico Ariosto

Man proposes, and God disposes... view

By: Ludovico Ariosto

Shrines! Shrines! Surely you don't believe in the gods. What's your argument? Where's your proof?.. view

By: Aristophanes

The gods too are fond of a joke... view

By: Aristotle

Whosoever is delighted in solitude is either a wild beast or a god... view

By: Aristotle

A tyrant must put on the appearance of uncommon devotion to religion. Subjects are less apprehensive of illegal treatment from a ruler whom they consider god-fearing and pious. On the other hand, they do less easily move against him, believing that he has the gods on his side... view

By: Aristotle

Men create gods after their own image, not only with regard to their form but with regard to their mode of life... view

By: Aristotle

He who is unable to live in society, or who has no need because he is sufficient for himself, must be either a beast or a god... view

By: Aristotle

Nothing that is really good and God-like dies... view

By: Ernst Moritz Arndt

This truth is a remedy against spiritual pride, namely, that none should account himself better before God than others, though perhaps adorned with greater gifts, and endowments... view

By: Johann Arndt

Consider then, O man! whether there can be anything more wretched and poor, more naked and miserable, than man when he dies, if he be not clothed with Christ's righteousness, and enriched in his God... view

By: Johann Arndt

Whatever man uses without the fear of God, whatever he applies to the mere gratifying of his flesh, cannot fail to operate as a poison to the soul, however pleasant and salutary it may appear to be to the body... view

By: Johann Arndt

Every child is a thought in the mind of God, and our task is to recognize this thought and help it toward completion... view

By: Eberhard Arnold

It was from an old friend who thought he was dying. Anyway, he said, 'Life and death issues don't come along that often, thank God, so don't treat everything like it's life or death. Go easier.'.. view

By: Thomas Arnold

They give themselves to God when the Devil will no longer have them... view

By: Sophie Arnould