Billy Graham, formally William Franklin "Billy" Graham

Billy
Graham, formally William Franklin "Billy" Graham
1918

American Evangelist, Southern Baptist Minister, Author

Author Quotes

Politics has always been ugly to me, and yet I accept that as a fact of life.

Serve God and live; serve these other gods and died.

The Bible is actually a library of books ? some long, some short ? written over hundreds of years by many authors. Behind each one, however, was [the] Author: the Spirit of God.

The Gospel has never changed.

The men who followed Him were unique in their generation. They turned the world upside down because their hearts had been turned right side up. The world has never been the same.

The seed of sin is in us when we are born.

There come times when we have to fight for peace.

We all live under grace and do the best we can.

When a brave man takes a stand, the spines of others are often stiffened.

With a twinkle in his eyes, my friend says that his favorite prayer is, Lord, give me patience?and give it to me right now!

Prayer is not just asking. It is listening for God?s orders.

Sex is the most wonderful thing on this earth, as long as God is in it. When the Devil gets in it, it's the most terrible thing on this earth.

The Bible is clear - God's definition of marriage is between a man and a woman.

The Gospel never grows old. It applies to every generation alike. We have to make a choice.

The message I preach hasn't changed. Circumstances have changed. Problems have changed, but deep inside man has not changed, and the gospel hasn't changed.

The storm was raging. The sea was beating against the rocks in huge, dashing waves. The lightning was flashing, the thunder was roaring, the wind was blowing; but the little bird was sound asleep in the crevice of the rock, its head tucked serenely under its wing. That is peace -- to be able to sleep in the storm! In Christ, we are relaxed and at peace in the midst of the confusions, bewilderments, and perplexities of this life. The storm rages, but our hearts are at rest. We have found peace -- at last!

There have been times that I've wept as I've gone from city to city and I've seen how far people have wandered from God.

We are not cisterns made for hoarding, we are channels made for sharing.

When anyone has the power to destroy the whole human race in a matter of hours, it becomes a moral issue. The church must speak out.

Without question, the regrets are greatly outnumbered by the delights. The mistakes we did make were not fatal, and we both thank the Lord for that. And that bolsters our faith that He will do the same for the generations coming after us.

Prayer is simply a two-way conversation between you and God.

Sin is the second most powerful force in the universe? Only one force is greater?the love of God.

The Bible is full of warnings about false prophets and false messiahs. These satanically inspired people have appeared in almost every generation of history.

The great question of our time is, 'Will we be motivated by materialistic philosophy or by spiritual power?'

The moment we take our last breath on earth, we take our first in heaven.

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First Name
Billy
Last Name
Graham, formally William Franklin "Billy" Graham
Birth Date
1918
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American Evangelist, Southern Baptist Minister, Author