Top 60 Religion Quotes To Give You Inner Peace

Top 60 Religion Quotes To Give You Inner Peace

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Religion guides our morals, character, thoughts, and way of life. The world has different religions, some more dominant than others. Additionally, these religions are anchored on different beliefs and practices in life. Yet, despite the different backgrounds, many religions have some common similarities. 

Religion connects people with their spirituality while guiding them on various aspects of life. Also, one common thing about religion is that it offers guidance to finding inner peace by trusting and believing in a supreme God. Each religion comes with unique principles and practices, but most religious people share the same belief in God. Here’s a compilation of the top 60 religious quotes to give you inner peace, deriving from various religious books and influential leaders.

Religion Quotes

“The Bible is God’s chart for you to steer by, to keep you from the bottom of the sea, and to show you where the harbor is, and how to reach it without running on rocks or bars.”

Henry Ward Beeche

“When the news of the day upsets me, I pause and worship the eternal sovereign God who is never surprised or caught unprepared.”

Katherine Walden

“When angels visit us, we do not hear the rustle of wings, nor feel the feathery touch of the breast of a dove; but we know their presence by the love they create in our hearts.”

Mary Baker Eddy

“God never said that the journey would be easy, but He did say that the arrival would be worthwhile.”

Max Lucado

“God give me strength to face a fact though it slay me.”

Thomas Huxley

“God loves each of us as if there were only one of us.”


“Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies.”

Mother Teresa

“Though our feelings come and go, God’s love for us does not.”

C.S. Lewis

“When I do good, I feel good; when I do bad, I feel bad, and that is my religion.”

Abraham Lincoln

“Man is born broken. He lives by mending. The grace of God is glue.”

“If you wish to know the divine, feel the wind on your face and the warm sun on your hand.”

Eido Tai Shimano Roshi

“Give yourself entirely to God, enter and hide in the hidden ground of your soul.”

Johannes Tauler

Prayer is the means of sustaining a faith that at times can grow weak, The power of prayer is enriching, uplifting to hear our God speak.”

Greta Zwaan

“Resolutely train yourself to attain peace.”


“Better than a thousand hollow words, is one word that brings peace.”


“Where there is FAITH, there is LOVE; Where there is LOVE; there is PEACE; Where there is PEACE; there is GOD; Where there is GOD; there is BLISS.”

Sri Sathya Sai Baba

“The life of inner peace, being harmonious and without stress, is the easiest type of existence.”

Norman Vincent Peale

“One who desires material objects is never peaceful. One who abandons all desires, and becomes free from longing and the feeling of ‘I’ and ‘my’, attains peace.”

Bhagavad Gita

“Do not overrate what you have received, nor envy others. He who envies others does not obtain peace of mind.”


“Those who are free of resentful thoughts surely find peace.”

“Never be in a hurry; do everything quietly and in a calm spirit. Do not lose your inner peace for anything whatsoever, even if your whole world seems upset.”

Saint Francis de Sales

“Give up your selfishness, and you shall find peace; like water mingling with water, you shall merge in absorption.”

Sri Guru Granth Sahib

“The peace of God is with them whose mind and soul are in harmony, who are free from desire and wrath, who know their own soul.”

Bhagavada Gita

“When there is no desire, all things are at peace.”

Lao Tzu, Tao Te Ching

“Each one has to find his peace from within. And peace to be real must be unaffected by outside circumstances.”

Mahatma Gandhi

“A man is but a product of his thoughts. What he thinks he becomes.”

Mahatma Gandhi

“Prayer is not asking. It is a longing of the soul. It is daily admission of one’s weakness. It is better in prayer to have a heart without words than words without a heart.”

Mahatma Gandhi

“Peace begins with a smile.”

Mother Teresa

“Religion is the clearest telescope through which we can behold the beauties of creation.”

William Scott Downey

“I believe that the only true religion consists of having a good heart.”

“Faith in God has not saved people from hardships and trials, but it has enabled them to bear tribulations courageously and to emerge victoriously.”


“Who is the enemy? Ignorance, anger, attachment, and pride are the ultimate enemies; they are not outside, but within, and must be fought with the weapons of wisdom and meditative concentration.”

Dalai Lama

“The whole secret of existence is to have no fear. Never fear what will become of you., depend on no one.”


“Peace comes from within, do not seek it without.”


“We can never obtain peace in the outer world until we make peace with ourselves.”

Dalai Lama

“Do not let the behaviour of others destroy your inner peace.”

Dalai Lama

“Not only does prayer produce peace in the darkness, but it is also the priority of the church.”

Sammy Tippit

“There are a good number of reasons for people to believe in God and pray to the all powerful force. Some do it to find peace.”

Ramesh Revuru

“Depending on our perspective on spirituality, our prayers may not be automatically answered, but we feel better after praying or even meditating. We feel at peace.”

Dr. Rob Bell

“In heaven, we will be fully satisfied in all of these areas. We will all be at peace with each other and feel the love.”

“But allowing God to set forth our path, hearing His voice and direction; we will find peace and joy in our hearts, for God is the key to perfection.”

Greta Zwaan

“Reading about Jesus, and how much he loves you, and what he has done for you, will strengthen your faith and give you comfort and peace.”

Robert Medlin

“You may call for peace as loudly as you wish, but where there is no brotherhood there can in the end be no peace.”

Max Lerner

“Seek God’s guidance. Leave the outcomes to Him. Enjoy the peace of understanding that ‘God’s got this’.”

Faye Horton

“When you believe that everything happens for good reason and the Lord is always in control, then you can feel peace in any situation.”

Lindsey K. Rietzsch, More Like Jesus: Reflections on Peace

“When we’re having trouble taking control over our circumstances, prayer can be a source of peace and support.”

Steven Johnson

“The Lord’s desire for us is that we trade our anxiety for His peace.”

John Stange

“Love brings with it a sense of peace which means that those who are afraid can let go of their concerns, as they are nurtured by faith.”

Estella Elio

“For many of us, God’s presence is expressed in different ways. Often it is a sense of peace.”

Chaim Bentorah

“Prayers provide us that peace and security which only the Father can provide for us.”

“When a person has made the commitment to be more at peace and happier, to allow all things not to bother them, all energy aligns with that.”

James Fullerton

“One thing about God, he talks to us without physically saying a thing. If you have enough faith to let peace be still in your life, you’ll hear him.”

Jerrica Davis

“If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten we belong to each other.”

Mother Teresa

“Inner peace begins the moment you choose not to allow another person to control  your emotions.”


“Living in the present peacefully and ethically, no matter what tomorrow may bring, is living with Tao.”

Daniel Hajime, Taoism

“Happiness is not an object but the state of contentment of a mind at peace.”

Swami Adiswarananda

“Peace is in us; we waive our ego’s desire to be stressed and instead abandon ourselves to “the peace of God, which passeth all understanding”.”

Carolyn Molica, Wings

“When you start to get anxious, you will remember that, because God’s peace dwells in you, peace is your nature.”

Robert Medlin

“Peace with God is a two-way street. Our relationships vertically affect our relationship horizontally!”

Val Waldeck

“Praying gives you a moment of peace; it’s a chance to recharge your batteries so that you can go on with greater strength.”

Inner peace is vital for existence, and we hope that this compilation of religious quotes uplifts your spirit regardless of your religion. Peace makes the world a better place, and it starts nowhere else but within you. If you liked these quotes, you may also like reading these inspirational Sadhguru quotes on life.

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