Bible & Inspirational Quotes
But thou shalt remember the
Lord thy God: for it is he that
giveth thee power to get wealth,
that he may establish his covenant
which he sware unto thy fathers,
as it is this day.
I go the way of all the
earth: be thou strong therefore,
and shew thyself a man;
And keep the charge of the
Lord thy God, to walk in his ways,
to keep his statutes, and his
commandments, and his judgments,
and his testimonies, as it is
written in the law of Moses, that
thou mayest prosper in all that
thou doest, and withersoever thou
(1 Kings 2:2,3)
Then shalt thou prosper, if
thou takest heed to fulfil the
statutes and judgments which the
Lord charged Moses with concerning
Israel: be strong, and of good
courage; dread not, nor be
(1 Chronicles 22:13)
If they obey and serve him,
they shall spend their days in
prosperity, and their years in
Blessed is the man that walketh
not in the counsel of the ungodly,
nor standeth in the way of
sinners, nor sitteth in the seat
of the scornful. But his delight is in the
law of the LORD; and in his law
doth he meditate day and night. And he shall be like a tree
planted by the rivers of water,
that bringeth forth his fruit in
his season; his leaf also shall
not wither; and whatsoever he
doeth shall prosper.
Commit thy way unto the
LORD; trust also in him; and he
shall bring it to pass.
Wealth and riches shall be in his
house: and his righteousness
endureth for ever.
Trust in the Lord with all
thine heart; and lean not unto
thine own understanding. In all thy ways acknowledge
him, and he shall direct thy
Be not wise in thine own eyes:
fear the Lord, and depart from
shall be health to thy navel, and
marrow to thy bones. Honour the Lord with thy
substance, and with the
firstfruits of all thine increase: So shall thy barns be
filled with plenty, and thy
presses shall burst out with new
Length of days is in her
right hand; and in her left
hand riches and honour.
By humility and the fear of the
LORD are riches, and honour, and
And also that every man should eat
and drink, and enjoy the good of
all his labour, it is the gift of
Every man also to whom God hath
given riches and wealth, and hath
given him power to eat thereof,
and to take his portion, and to
rejoice in his labour; this is the
gift of God.
Thus saith the Lord, thy
Redeemer, the Holy One of Israel;
I am the Lord thy God which
teacheth thee to profit, which
leadeth thee by the way that thou
And they shall build
houses, and inhabit them; and they
shall plant vineyards, and eat the
fruit of them. They shall not
build, and another inhabit; they
shall not plant, and another eat:
for as the days of a tree are the
days of my people, and mine elect
shall long enjoy the work of their
hands. They shall not labour in
vain, nor bring forth for trouble;
for they are the seed of the
blessed of the LORD, and their
offspring with them.
But seek ye first the
kingdom of God, and his
righteousness; and all these
things shall be added unto you.
The Spirit itself beareth
witness with our spirit, that we
are the children of God:
And if children, then heirs; heirs
of God, and joint-heirs with
Christ; if so be that we suffer
with him, that we may be also
glorified together. For I reckon that the
sufferings of this present time
are not worthy to be compared with
the glory which shall be revealed
He that spared not his own
Son, but delivered him up for us
all, how shall he not with him
also freely give us all things?
Inspirational Quotes from Famous People
It takes 20 years to become an overnight success.
- Eddie Cantor (1892-1964)
Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.
- Henry David Thoreau
Success is a journey not a destination.
You may be disappointed if you fail, but you are doomed if you don't try.
- Beverly Sills
The secret of success is to know something nobody else knows.
- Aristotle Onassis
Behind every successful man there is a surprised woman.
- Maryon Pearson
I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody.
- Bill Cosby
I'd rather be a flop at show business than to be a success at something I didn't like.
- George Burns
There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.
- Colin Powell
If you want to succeed in the world, you don't have to be much cleverer than other people. You just have to be one day earlier.
- Leo Szilard
Prosperity is living easily and happily in the real world, whether you have money or not.
If you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.
- Dolly Parton 7
References and notes
The above Bible Promises are from the following books:
1. The Bible Promise Book Barbour Publishing, Inc
2. Promise of the Psalms Compiled by Ellen W. Caughey Barbour Publishing, Inc
3. My Little Book of Promise - Christian Art Gifts
4. Dictionary.com - http://dictionary.reference.com
5. Success - http://en.bibleinfo.com/topics/topic.html?id=291
7. Pursuing Intimacy with God - http://home.att.net/~kevinbart/SUCCESS/
8. Famous Quotes - http://home.att.net/~quotations/success.html
9. What the Bible Says About Success - http://fourpillarsofsuccess.blogspot.com/2005/04/what-bible-says-about-success.html