39 Quotes About Godliness

  • "If you live in such a manner as to stand the test of the last judgment, you can depend upon it that the world will not speak well of you."

    - Alistair Begg
    Topics: Godliness


  • "Alas! Much has been done of late to promote the production of dwarfish Christians. Poor, sickly believers turn the church into a hospital, rather than an army. Oh, to have a church built up with the deep godliness of people who know the Lord in their very hearts, and will seek to follow the Lamb wherever he goes!"

    - Charles Spurgeon
    Topics: Church, Godliness


  • One of the most evident signs of genuine godliness is a sincere display of appreciation towards your heavenly Father.

    - Patricia Ennis
    Topics: Thankfulness, Godliness

  • "Godliness, as well as the doctrine of our faith, is a mystery."

    - William Gurnall
    Topics: Godliness, Faith, Doctrine


  • "As a 'Godly Woman in Progress' are you choosing to keep your heart with all vigilance, realizing that from it flows the springs of life?"

    - Patricia Ennis
    Topics: Godliness, Vigilance


  • "When we seek His word above all others, His encouragement before all others, His truth instead of all others, then we will be pleasing to Him more than all others."

    - Woodrow Kroll
    Topics: Godliness


  • "Prayer - secret, fervent, believing prayer - lies at the root of all personal godliness."

    - William Carey
    Topics: Prayer, Believing, Godliness


  • "It takes spiritual authority to bless others. Many Christians say, "God bless you," but one clearly senses that although the words express a kind wish, they lack real spiritual authority."

    - Basilea Schlink
    Topics: Godliness


  • "Place not thy amendment only in increasing thy devotion, but in bettering thy life. It is the damning hypocrisy of this age that it slights all good morality, and spends its zeal in matters of ceremony, and a form of godliness without the power of it."

    - Thomas Fuller
    Topics: Morality, Godliness


  • "If the God of heaven is occupied with us, how many thoughts ought not we to have of that God? It is only as occupied with God and with Christ that we can be unworldly."

    - G.V. Wigram
    Topics: Godliness


  • "Godliness is the curious embroidery and workmanship of the Holy Ghost: a soul furnished with godliness is damasked with beauty, and enameled with purity: this is the "clothing of wrought gold" which makes the King of heaven fall in love with us."

    - Thomas Watson
    Topics: Godliness


  • "The godly man contrarily is afraid of nothing; not of God, because he knows Him his best friend, and will not hurt him; not of Satan, because he cannot hurt him; not of afflictions, because he knows they come from a loving God, and end in his good; not of the creatures, since "the very stones in the field are in league with Him;" not of himself, since his conscience is at peace."

    - Joseph Hall
    Topics: Godliness, Fear


  • "If God is adding to our spiritual stature, unfolding the new nature within us, it is a mistake to keep twitching at the petals with our coarse fingers. We must seek to let the Creative Hand alone. "It is God which giveth the increase.""

    - Henry Drummond
    Topics: Godliness


  • "The eagle-eyed, argus-eyed world observes everything we do, and sharp critics are upon us. Let us live the life of Christ in public. Let us take care that we exhibit our Master, and not ourselves--so that we can say, "It is no longer I that live, but Christ that lives in me.""

    - Charles Spurgeon
    Topics: Godliness


  • "Do you find a single occasion in which Christ ever acted independently of God? If you walk in the same path it will be sweet to you to feel your entire dependency, finding in all difficulties the everlasting arms underneath."

    - G.V. Wigram
    Topics: Service, Godliness



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