God Quotes (3491)

Quotes and citations about God

If God had sufficient wisdom and power to construct such a beautiful world as this, then we must admit that his wisdom and power are immeasurably greater than that of man, and hence he is qualified to reign as king... view

By: Orson Pratt

The kingdom of God is an order of government established by divine authority. It is the only legal government that can exist in any part of the universe... view

By: Orson Pratt

The kingdom of God is a theocracy. And as it is the only form of government which will redeem and save mankind, it is necessary that every soul should be rightly and thoroughly instructed in regard to its nature and general characteristics... view

By: Orson Pratt

It is a grievous sin in the sight of God for any man to presume to baptize, unless God has authorized him by new revelation to baptize in his name... view

By: Orson Pratt

Most gods throw dice, but Fate plays chess, and you don't find out til too late that he's been playing with two queens all along... view

By: Terry Pratchett

He was the sort of person who stood on mountaintops during thunderstorms in wet copper armour shouting "All the Gods are bastards.".. view

By: Terry Pratchett

In ancient times cats were worshipped as gods.. view

By: Terry Pratchett

If you want a higher power, go to the goddamn sun. Just go to the sun - and stop destroying the ozone layer... view

By: Susan Powter

We can't be guided - because we're so far from it. We've so destroyed it. We're so far from that that we can't use it. I mean, Jim Bakker heard from God. What a good job he did!.. view

By: Susan Powter

There isn't a theologian in the world who can argue with me on this. God has no gender. If that's the case, then everything needs to be rewritten now, right now... view

By: Susan Powter

I have the ability to create and be in touch with God. I can't change bread and wine into body and blood, but I can take the scum or the slime of the earth and make it into a man or woman... view

By: J. F. Powers

What we are is God's gift to us. What we become is our gift to God... view

By: Eleanor Powell

The modern artist must live by craft and violence. His gods are violent gods. Those artists, so called, whose work does not show this strife, are uninteresting... view

By: Ezra Pound

God, I'm such a lazy writer - I can't even think up new names... view

By: Dennis Potter

Thank God I have the seeing eye, that is to say, as I lie in bed I can walk step by step on the fells and rough land seeing every stone and flower and patch of bog and cotton pass where my old legs will never take me again... view

By: Beatrix Potter

I think they called me the closest thing to a God of the Internet... view

By: Jon Postel

Kill a man, and you are an assassin. Kill millions of men, and you are a conqueror. Kill everyone, and you are a god... view

By: Beilby Porteus

In olden days a glimpse of stocking was looked on as something shocking but now, God knows, anything goes... view

By: Cole Porter

God has given a great deal to man, but man would like something from man... view

By: Antonio Porchia

A God without dominion, providence, and final causes, is nothing else but fate and nature... view

By: Alexander Pope

Lo! The poor Indian, whose untutored mind sees God in clouds, or hears him in the wind... view

By: Alexander Pope

Know then thyself, presume not God to scan.. view

By: Alexander Pope

All are but parts of one stupendous whole, Whose body Nature is, and God the soul... view

By: Alexander Pope

Men would be angels, angels would be gods... view

By: Alexander Pope

An honest man's the noblest work of God... view

By: Alexander Pope

Nature and nature's laws lay hid in the night. God said, Let Newton be! and all was light!.. view

By: Alexander Pope

Pride is still aiming at the best houses: Men would be angels, angels would be gods. Aspiring to be gods, if angels fell.. view

By: Alexander Pope

Slave to no sect, who takes no private road, But looks through Nature up to Nature's God... view

By: Alexander Pope

Since, therefore, individuals as well as the public are so indebted to these writers for the benefits they enjoy, I think them not only entitled to the honour of palms and crowns, but even to be numbered among the gods... view

By: Marcus V. Pollio

However, as the Eastern churches have always maintained, through Christ creation is intended eventually to share in the life of God, the life of divine nature... view

By: John Polkinghorne

It is the faithfulness of God that allows epistemology to model ontology... view

By: John Polkinghorne

Theologians have a great problem because they're seeking to speak about God. Since God is the ground of everything that is, there's a sense in which every human inquiry is grist to the theological mill. Obviously, no theologian can know everything... view

By: John Polkinghorne

Whitehead reacted strongly against the idea of God as a cosmic tyrant, one who brings about everything... view

By: John Polkinghorne

Under the benignant providence of Almighty God the representatives of the States and of the people are again brought together to deliberate for the public good... view

By: James K. Polk

It were better to have no opinion of God at all than such a one as is unworthy of him.. view

By: Plutarch

Mankind is poised midway between the gods and the beasts... view

By: Plotinus

God is not external to anyone, but is present with all things, though they are ignorant that he is so... view

By: Plotinus

He whom the gods love dies young, while he is in health, has his senses and his judgments sound... view

By: Titus Maccius Plautus

Love is the joy of the good, the wonder of the wise, the amazement of the Gods... view

By: Plato

The blame is his who chooses: God is blameless... view

By: Plato