Quotes for believers.

Compiled and edited by Khawar Nehal

Dated : 21 April 2016

If God is your co-pilot, swap seats.

In the dark? Follow God.

If you can't sleep, don't count sheep. Talk to God.

If you don't like the way you were born, tough. God rules and he does not need to ask anyone about anything. You can request ease of your life test through prayer. But remember, humans were made to bear some hardships and be tested so they can be given a chance to prove themselves above angels. If you are lazy then you are in danger of becoming the worst of the worst. God does not want you to do that, but he has given you a choice as a test. Do the right thing and remember your responsibilities and duty to God as a human. There is nothing wrong with the way you were born. It is mostly your own bad thoughts and habits which need to change. Also remember that God has promised to not puth more burden than a soul can handle. So if you go all crazy and do bad things like drugs, your shall also reduce your burden by increasing your chances of an early death.

How will you spend eternity -- smoking or non-smoking?

If you're headed in the wrong direction, God allows U-turns and there are not barriers on the roads.

May the forces of evil become confused on the way to your house.

Feed your faith and doubt will starve to death.

Don't go digging where God has buried your sins.

When satan is knocking at your door, simply Pray to God and avoid answering. If you fail as a human, then repent. Remember, repent is dearer to God and might end up washing away more sins.

This does not mean you go looking for trouble just to repent. If you have reached a point where satan is not allowed to knock on your door by God's grace, then use your God given time and opportunities to help others.

A clean conscience makes a soft pillow.

Don't wait for the hearse to take you to a prayer. Say your prayers before they are said for you.

A lot of bowing to God will keep you in good standing.

Give in God's name to others what's right, not what's left.

Exercise daily. God gave you a body to take good care of.

He who bows before God can stand before anyone!

The will of God will never take you to where the Grace of God will not protect you.

The task ahead of us is never as great as the power of God supporting us.

God's commandments aren't prefaced with "if you're in the mood."

When the tides of life turn against you
And the current upsets your boat
Don't waste those tears on what might have been
Just lay on your back and float!

A coincidence is when God performs a miracle and decides to remain anonymous.

To the Universe you might be one insignificant human, but to God you might be the Universe.

Laughter is life's shock absorber.

Live your life in the manner that you would like your kids to live theirs.

You don't have to attend every argument you're invited to.

God's book contains the vitamins of soul health.

Scars remind us of where we've been, but they don't have to dictate where we're going.

Do not ask God to guide your footsteps if you are not willing to move your feet.

Belief is the truth held in the mind. Faith is a fire in the heart. (Joseph Newton)

Be the kind of human that, when your feet hit the ground each morning, the devil says, "Oh oh, he/she's up!"

Even if you are on the right track, you will get run over if you just sit there. (Will Rogers)

Worry looks around. Sorry looks back. Faith looks up.

Kindness is language we all understand. Even the blind can see it and the deaf can hear it. (Mother Teresa)

The heaviest thing you can carry is a grudge.

The best and most beautiful things of this world can't be seen or touched. They must be felt by the heart.

Those who walk for God reach their destination.

God's book is meant to be bread for daily use, not cake for special occasions.

Faith means that you have peace even when you don't have all the answers.

Do not look where you fell, but where you slipped.

A raindrop landing on your cheek is a kiss from someone that lives in heaven and is happy for you.

Don't wait for someone to bring you flowers. Plant your own garden and decorate your own soul.

You need to stop doing things for someone when you find out its expected rather than appreciated. As a duty to God you have to help the dependents. If you feel they expect too much and do not appreciate it, then think of it as a charity which shall be rewarded by God directly thousands of times over. Do not reduce your charity by making dependents feel bad after giving it. Remember you are doing it for God and therefore for yourself.

A beautiful human uses their lips for truth, their voice for kindness, their ears for compassion, their hands for charity and their heart for love. For those that don't like them, they use prayer.

Love the people who saw you when you were invisible to everyone else.

Never give up on something you can't go a day without thinking about.

Don't wait for the perfect moment. Take the moment and make it perfect.

Take all of the book you can on reason and the rest by faith. Remember God said clearly, there are clear parts and not so clear parts. The clear are the foundation and the unclear are to check who shall go into unnecessary discussions and push their opinions out of them.

A friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.

The most essential element in any home is God.

Stand still and watch the world go by -- and it will.

The fact you are down isn't as important as whether you are satisfied in being there.

There are two kinds of grace: saving grace and disgrace.

No man ever got lost on a straight road.

It's smart to pick your friends -- but not to pieces.

The most valuable antiques are old friends.

Keep your temper -- nobody wants it.

Real friends are those who, when you feel you've made a fool of yourself, don't feel you've done a permanent job.

Lead your life so you won't be ashamed to sell the family parrot to the town gossip.

Always put yourself in others' shoes. If you feel that it hurts you, it probably hurts the person too.

A careless word may kindle strife
A cruel word may wreck a life
A timely word may level stress
A loving word may heal and bless.

Your worst days are never so bad that you are beyond the reach of God's grace.
And your best days are never so good that you are beyond the need of God's grace.

God gives and forgives. Man gets and forgets.

Following the path of least resistance is what makes rivers and men crooked.

No God - No peace. Know God - Know peace.

A candle loses nothing by lighting another candle.

When you're having bad dreams, turn your pillow over. The good dreams are on the other side.

Worry is like a rocking chair -- it gives you something to do but doesn't get you anywhere.

Thank God for what you have -- Trust God for what you need.

The soul would have no rainbow if the eyes had no tears. (Native American proverb)

One who lacks courage to start has already finished.

Never doubt in the dark what God told you in the light. (Raymond Edman)

Use you life as an example of what is in the book instead of just talking about it. Actions speak louder than words.

Don't put people down, unless its on your prayer list.

Nothing is permanent in this world, not even your troubles. (Charlie Chaplin)

One thing you can't recycle is wasted time.

The happiness of your life depends on the quality of your thoughts.

One thing you can give and still keep is your word.

Of all the things you wear, your expression is the most important.

Your mind is like a parachute. It functions only when open.

Faith is the tenacity that believes when believing isn't easy and circumstances are hard.

Happiness is not a destination. It is a method of life.

Lean on each other's strengths. Forgive each other's weaknesses.

What wings are to a bird, and sails to a ship, so is prayer to the soul.

Do not regret growing older. It is a privilege denied to many.

Prayer is the one thing everyone can afford to give.

Tears are prayers too. They travel to God when we can't speak.

A true friend sees the first tear, catches the second, and stops the third.

Miracles start to happen when you give as much energy to your dreams as you do to your fears.

Don't let someone become a priority in your life when you are just an option in theirs.

Nothing is really lost until your mom can't find it.

If you are lucky enough to be different, don't ever change.

If God brings you to it, He will bring you through it.

Don't be unhappy if your dreams never come true -- just be thankful your nightmares don't.

You can't keep trouble from coming, but you needn't give it a chair to sit in.

Freedom is not the right to do as you please, but the liberty to do as you ought.

Don't become discouraged. It may be the last key in the bunch that will open the door.

God always speaks to those who take the time to listen.

God looks not to the quantity of the gift but to the quality and intention of the giver.

Great minds discuss ideas; normal minds discuss events; small minds discuss people.

A believer is a living sermon whether or not he preaches a word.

Conscience is that small, still voice that makes you feel smaller.

When we have done what we can, God will do what we can't.

Every time you turn green with envy, you are ripe for trouble.

A believer must carry something heavier on his shoulders than chips.

Genuine faith is assuring, insuring and enduring.

When God measures a man, he puts the tape around the heart.

The truth is one thing for which there are no known substitutes.

Charity begins anywhere and should have no end. Just make sure you do not go overboard and end up needing charity immediately. Keep just enough to meet you decent needs.

God makes a promise. Faith believes it. Hope anticipates it. Patience quietly awaits it.

A wise man will desire no more than he can get honestly, use wisely, and leave cheerfully.

Kindness is a language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.

Repent your sins to God, protect your neighbors and fellow believer's secrets.

The best way to stand up before the world is to bow down before God.

Learn to enjoy little things -- there are so many of them.

No man has a right to do as he pleases, except when he pleases to do right.

As a man grows older and wiser, he talks less and says more.

If you want to defend your belief, then practice it!

Will the road you're on get you to a place nearer to God?

Life isn't waiting for the storm to pass. It's about learning how to dance in the storm.

Rain is a blessing from God.

Don't lose hope. When it gets the darkest, the stars come out.

I am thankful for the clothes that fit a little too snug because it means I have enough to eat.

When you come to the edge of all the light you know and are about to step off into the darkness of the unknown, FAITH is knowing one of 2 things will happen: there will be something solid to stand on or you will be taught how to fly.

The more helpless a creature, the more entitled it is to protection by God and believing men from the cruelty of unbelievers.

Freedom isn't free. Somebody paid. Use it to progress education and technology to help others.

Faith is the bird that sings, while it is still dark, in anticipation of the dawn.

The world always looks brighter from behind a smile.

Faith -- It doesn't make things easy. It makes them possible!

Let your smile change the world, but don't let the world change your smile.

You can worry or you can trust God.

The only thing worse than being blind is having sight and no vision.

Anger is what gets most of us into trouble. Pride is what keeps us there.

A real friend is someone who tries to pick you up when you've fallen. And if they can't pick you up, they lay down right beside you to comfort you.

Happiness can be found, even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.

Strength doesn't come from what you can do. It comes from overcoming the things you once thought you couldn't.

Don't spend new tears on old grief.

Spend time with those you love. One of these days you will either say "I wish I had" or "I'm glad I did."

When you're at your lowest, look to the highest.

When life gets too hard to stand, bow.