Divine Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old divine quotes, divine sayings, and divine proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Divine is all Love in its essential nature, and Love is all Divine in its truthful expression. Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
No one is good but God alone. What is good is therefore divine, what is divine is therefore good. Saint Anbrose
Divine right of kings means the divine right of anyone who can get uppermost. Herbert Spencer
There is a divine purpose behind everything - and therefore a divine presence in everything. Neale Donald Walsch
To err is human; to forgive, divine. Alexander Pope
Because you're a creation of God, you reflect the Divine qualities of creativity, wisdom, and love. Doreen Virtue
We are divine enough to ask and we are important enough to receive. Wayne Dyer
Divine presence gives meaning to what seems to have no meaning. Sunday Adelaja
Divine is Love and scorneth worldly pelf, And can be bought with nothing but with self. Walter Raleigh
The true work of art is but a shadow of the divine perfection. Michelangelo
Your divine design dictates your future direction. Aubrey Malphurs
Divine love is limitless and the source of miracles. Leta B.
The divine essence itself is love and wisdom. Emanuel Swedenborg
Divine love always has been, and always will be, the answer that you seek. Doreen Virtue
The greatest teaching is restoration of mankind to divine love of God. Sunday Adelaja
With our divine connection we are always in touch with the solutions we are seeking. Wayne Dyer
Every day is divine. If you seek the sacred treasure you will find it. Lailah Gifty Akita
A sense of humour is the only divine quality of man. Arthur Schopenhauer
Every divine action begins from the Father, proceeds through the Son, and is completed in the Holy Spirit. Saint Basil
This Divine truth flows into heaven from the Lord from His Divine love. Emanuel Swedenborg
A divine great spirit put awe-words on my mind; my sacred-duty is the writing. Lailah Gifty Akita
Divine self exist in love, in faith and in purity. Lailah Gifty Akita
The divine force within you is mightier than any mountain. Lailah Gifty Akita
The divinity you seek is born with you. Abhijit Naskar
You are a Divine creation, a Being of Light who showed up here as a human being at the exact moment you were supposed to. You are the Beloved, a miracle, a part of the eternal perfection. Wayne Dyer
If you see with innocent eyes, everything is divine. Federico Fellini
Study the past, if you would divine the future. Confucius
In one word, this ideal is that you are divine. Swami Vivekananda
Divine sound is the cause of all manifestation. The knower of the mystery of sound knows the mystery of the whole universe. Hazrat Inayat Khan
The Divine does not come from somewhere above, it exists beyond time and space, and informs all life. Alberto Villoldo
Nothing is divine but what is agreeable to reason. Immanuel Kant
The soul in sleep gives proof of its divine nature. Cicero
The divine is not something high above us. It is in heaven, it is in earth, it is inside us. Morihei Ueshiba
The divine process of change manifests itself to our human understanding . . . as punishment, torment, death, and transfiguration. Carl Jung
Only divine love bestows the keys of knowledge. Arthur Rimbaud
We can see the Divine in each speck of dust, but that doesn't stop us from wiping it away with a wet sponge. The Divine doesn't disappear; it's transformed into the clean surface. Paulo Coelho
Divine love always has met and always will meet every human need. Mary Baker Eddy
Unless we perform divine service with every willing act of our life, we never perform it at all. John Ruskin
Divine does not tempt us to see what's in our hearts, it tempts us so we could see what's in our hearts. Aleksandra Ninkovic
God is not merely good, but goodness; goodness is not merely divine, but God. C. S. Lewis
The spark of divinity is sacred spirit with divine soul. Lailah Gifty Akita
A divine person is the prophecy of the mind; a friend is the hope of the heart. Ralph Waldo Emerson
The Divine is constantly waiting at your doorstep to move in if only you allow the necessary space. Jaggi Vasudev
Divine is the task to relieve pain. Hippocrates
Divine direction begins with unconditional submission. Andy Stanley
We have the divinity of our great misery. And our solitude, with its toilsome ideas, tears and laughter, is fatally divine. Henri Barbusse
It is well to think well; it is divine to act well. Horace Mann
The spark divine dwells in thee: let it grow. Ella Wheeler Wilcox
The divine power moves with difficulty, but at the same time surely. Euripides
Great grief is a divine and terrible radiance which transfigures the wretched. Victor Hugo
Give quality time to the divine, it will be rewarded. Ravi Valluri
The aim of life is to live, and to live means to be aware, joyously, drunkenly, serenely, divinely aware. Henry Miller
Come down, O love divine, / Seek thou this soul of mine, / And visit it with thine own ardour glowing; / O comforter, draw near, / Within my heart appear, / And kindle it, thy holy flame bestowing. / O let it freely burn, / Till earthly passion turn / To dust and ashes in its heat consuming. Richard Littledale
Unite yourself to the cosmos, and the thought of transcendence will disappear. Transcendence belongs to the profane world. When all trace of transcendence vanishes, the true person - the Divine Being - is manifest. Empty yourself and let the Divine function. Morihei Ueshiba
The ascent to the bright peaks of true being is always preceded by a direct descent into the dark depths. Only if we venture repeatedly through zones of annihilation can our contact with Divine Being, which is beyond annihilation, becomes form and stable. Karlfried Durckheim
How long will you move backward? Come forward; do not stray in unbelief; come dancing to Divine Knowledge. Rumi
The bodily food we take is changed into us, but the spiritual food we receive changes us into itself; therefore divine love is not taken into us, for that would make two things. But divine love takes us into itself, and we are one with it. Meister Eckhart
The mystery of a Person, indeed, is ever divine, to him that has a sense for the Godlike. Thomas Carlyle
There's a divinity that shapes our ends, / Rough-hew them how we will. William Shakespeare
The essential truth... is that man is under an absolute mandate to express divinity in his own nature and in his whole life. F. Ernest Johnson
The seeds of godlike power are in us still; Gods we are, bards, saints, heroes, if we will! Matthew Arnold
He is divinely favoured who may trace a silver vein in all the affairs of life, see sparkles of light in the gloomiest scenes, and absolute radiance in those which are bright. Henry Ward Beecher
Were I indeed to define divinity, I should rather call it a divine life, rather than a divine science; it being something rather to be understood by a spiritual sensation, than by any verbal description. John Smith the Platonist
That only which we have within, can we see without. If we meet no gods, it is because we harbour none. If there is grandeur in you, you will find grandeur in porters and sweeps. He only is rightly immortal, to whom all things are immortal. Ralph Waldo Emerson
Divinity is essentially the first of the professions, because it is necessary for all at all times; law and physics are only necessary for some at some times. I speak of them, of course, not in their abstract existence, but in their applicability to man. Samuel Taylor Coleridge
All divinity is love, or wonder. John Donne
Cutting across the differences in doctrines between the great world religions - of Moses and Jesus, of Lao-tzu and Buddha, of Confucius and Mohammed - there remains the truth that God is what man finds that is divine in himself. God is the best way man can behave in the ordinary occasions of life, and the farthest point to which man can stretch himself. Max Lerner
If Jesus is the Son of God, his teachings are more than just good ideas from a wise teacher; they are divine insights on which I can confidently build my life. Lee Strobel
To err is human—but it feels divine. Mae West
No one was ever great without some portion of divine inspiration. Marcus Tullius Cicero
We need to stop anticipating the worst that could happen and start anticipating His divine presence in our circumstances. Ranal Currie
When you revere the feminine, you worship the divine. Vishwas Chavan
The aim of meditation or spiritual practice is to discover and touch the divine spark by going deep within. Sri M
To iterate is human, to recurse divine. L. Peter Deutsch
Ask for divine guidance only if you are willing to act on it. Ronda Del Boccio
Divine help comes to us sometimes in the most roundabout way. Susan Trexel
Dignity has nothing to do with divinity. Jack Arnold Alexander Tancred Gurney
The Divine loves us best at our broken times. Rev Bem
Cruelty has a human heart, / And Jealousy a human face; / Terror the human form divine, / And Secresy the human dress. / The human dress is forged iron, / The human form a fiery forge, / The human face a furnace sealed, / The human heart its hungry gorge. William Blake
I do and don’t believe in God, / at exactly the same time / A paradox like the Trinity, / an unwritten verse that rhymes / I feel him inside me with every step, / while knowing he’s not there / I carry his joy within my heart, / though reason not to share / A metaphysical oxymoron, / incomprehensibly proclaimed / And while science tears him limb from limb / —I still call out his name. Kurt Philip Behm