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Everybody prays whether [you think] of it as praying or not. The odd silence you fall into when something very beautiful is happening or something very good or very bad. The ah-h-h-h! that sometimes floats up out of you as out of a Fourth of July crowd when the sky-rocket bursts over the water. The stammer of pain at somebody else s pain. The stammer of joy at somebody else's joy. Whatever words or sounds you use for sighing with over your own life. These are all prayers in their way. These are all spoken not just to yourself but
Frederick Buechner
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Frederick Douglass
I prayed for twenty years but received no answer until I prayed with my legs.
Frederick Douglass
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speaking in unknown languages, showing a disproportionate physical strength beyond one's natural capacity, the repulsion to sacred things, such as crucifix and prayers, and knowledge of events that have happened far away, in terms of times and places.
Gabriele Nanni
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Pray always for all the learned, the oblique, the delicate. Let them not be quite forgotten at the throne of God when the simple come into their kingdom.
Evelyn Waugh
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Religion is in the heart, not in the knees.
Douglas Jerrold
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I think I have unfinished business, particularly on behalf of last season, ... I think there was never a doubt with my teammates or the brass of the Ravens [that] I could perform, but I think with some of the reporters or public [there was], but that shouldn't be a doubt. The only problem is how can I perform, how long can I stay on the field? That's something I need your prayers about. If I stay on the field, I'm going to make plays.
Deion Sanders
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We're relieved. Our prayers have been answered and we're very grateful for everyone's support. We pray for God's blessings to continue.
Denise Baklid
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The creator who could put a cancer in a believer's stomach is above being interfered with by prayers
Bret Harte
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I just want to thank the people of St. Cloud, the fire department, rescue people and St. Cloud State University for all (their) help your prayers in this horrible, horrible time.
Allan Radel
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Ah! you are so great, and I am so small, I tremble to think of you, World, at all; And yet, when I said my prayers to-day, A whisper inside me seemed to say, "You are more than the earth, though you are such a dot; You can love and think, and the earth cannot!"
William Rands
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And the prayers. I can't stress how important the prayers have been, because I know that's why I feel as good as I do.
Theresa McDermott
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Whatever man prays for, he prays for a miracle. Every prayer reduces itself to thisGreat God, grant that twice two be not four.
Ivan Turgenev
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Francois Rabelais
I know of a charm by way of a prayer that will preserve a man from the violence of guns and all manner of fire-weapons and engines but it will do me no good because I do not believe it
Francois Rabelais
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Don Whitney
This study approaches prayer almost mechanically.
Don Whitney
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Hopefully, 'An American Dream' can, in some small way, let our military personnel know that they are appreciated and always in our prayers. Any way that we can show our military that we support their efforts is not only a good idea, but I feel it is our duty as Americans.
Brad Cotter
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I am glad the guys showed class and spunk in coming back, ... Say a prayer that it is enough tomorrow.
Bob Gansler
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I am glad the guys showed class and spunk in coming back. Say a prayer that it is enough tomorrow.
Bob Gansler
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The men and women of America's armed forces and all citizens representing the U.N., and other nations must be reassured in times like these that they have our whole-hearted support and are in our prayers daily,
Bob Graham
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We went to church Wednesday night, and our prayers were answered Thursday morning when Mann called.
Barbara Upton
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Not one prayer or moment of silence for those who have given their lives.
Ben Stein
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The evil of the Church is the doing of Church work in a spirit of business, something to be got through. The only way to avoid this is for the priest to be instant in prayer. If he is not, he will lose that touch of the supernatural, without which he has no right to be a priest at all.
Arthur Middleton
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I think the dying pray at the last not please but thank you as a guest thanks his host at the door
Annie Dillard
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To pray is to pay attention to something or someone other than oneself. Whenever a man so concentrates his attention -- on a landscape, a poem, a geometrical problem, an idol, or the True God -- that he completely forgets his own ego and desires, he is praying. The primary task of the schoolteacher is to teach children, in a secular context, the technique of prayer.
Wystan Hugh Auden
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Henry Ward Beecher
It is not well for a man to pray cream and live skim milk.
Henry Ward Beecher
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But if it were I, I would appeal to God; I would lay my cause before Him. He performs wonders that cannot be fathomed, miracles that cannot be counted. [Job 5:8-9]
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So I tell you, whatever you ask for in prayer, believe that you have received it, and it will be yours.
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Audible prayer can never do the works of spiritual understanding, which regenerates; but silent prayer, watchfulness, and devout obedience enable us to follow Jesus example. Long prayers, superstition, and creeds clip the strong pinions of love, and clothe religion in human forms. Whatever materializes worship hinders man's spiritual growth and keeps him from demonstrating his power over error.
Mary Baker Eddy
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Desiderius Erasmus
Heaven grant that the burden you carry may have as easy an exit as it had an entrance. [Prayer To A Pregnant Woman]
Desiderius Erasmus
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Ernest Hemingway
Our nada who art in nada, nada be thy name thy kingdom nada thy will be nada in nada as it is in nada. Give us this nada our daily nada and nada us our nada as we nada our nadas and nada us not into nada but deliver us from nada; pues nada. Hail nothing full of nothing, nothing is with thee.
Ernest Hemingway
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Your prayer must be for a sound mind in a sound body.
(Decimus Junius Juvenalis) Juvenal
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