These motivational quotes from the Bible can help you to transform or positively influence your thoughts and your life. They provide comfort, positive and truthful messages, sayings, and examples to deal with the issues and tribulations of life that confront each person. All people travel the roads of life filled, at times, with huge bumps or glorious peaks. It is in these times of large holes or valleys, however, when it seems that the valley is more akin to a bottomless pit that seeking motivational messages from the Bible most appropriately speak to us in our specific circumstances.
All quotations in the following section are taken from the Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB).
The LORD is my strength and my song; He has become my salvation. This is my God, and I will praise Him, my father’s God, and I will exalt Him.
Love the LORD your God with all your heart, with all your soul, and with all
May the bolts of your gate be iron and bronze, and your strength last as long as you live.
The LORD turned to him and said, “Go in the strength you have and deliver Israel from the power of Midian. Am I not sending you?"
He guards the steps of His faithful ones, but the wicked perish in darkness, for a man does not prevail by his own strength.
1 Samuel 2:9
Search for the LORD and for His strength; seek His face always.
1 Chronicles 16:11
Ascribe to the LORD, families of the peoples, ascribe to the LORD glory and strength.
1 Chronicles 16:28
Riches and honor come from You, and You are the ruler of everything. Power and might are in Your hand, and it is in Your hand to make great and to give strength to all.
1 Chronicles 29:12
He has only human strength, but we have Yahweh our God to help us and to fight our battles.
2 Chronicles 32:8
Wisdom and strength belong to God; counsel and understanding are His.
I love You, LORD, my strength.
Be exalted, LORD, in Your strength; we will sing and praise Your might.
The LORD is my strength and my shield; my heart trusts in Him, and I am helped. Therefore my heart rejoices, and I praise Him with my song.
God is our refuge and strength, a helper who is always found in times of trouble.
Even when I am old and gray, God, do not abandon me. Then I will proclaim Your power to another generation, Your strength to all who are to come.
My flesh and my heart may fail, but God is the strength of my heart, my portion forever.
You are the God who works wonders; You revealed Your strength among the peoples.
Sing for joy to God our strength; shout in triumph to the God of Jacob.
Happy are the people whose strength is in You, whose hearts are set on pilgrimage.
The LORD reigns! He is robed in majesty; The LORD is robed, enveloped in strength. The world is firmly established; it cannot be shaken.
Ascribe to the LORD, you families of the peoples, ascribe to the LORD glory and strength.
Search for the LORD and for His strength; seek His face always.
The LORD is my strength and my song; He has become my salvation.
A wise warrior is better than a strong one, and a man of knowledge than one of strength.
Indeed, God is my salvation; I will trust Him and not be afraid, for Yah, the LORD, is my strength and my song. He has become my salvation.
LORD, be gracious to us! We wait for You. Be our strength every morning and our salvation in time of trouble.
Look up and see: who created these? He brings out the starry host by number; He calls all of them by name. Because of His great power and strength, not one of them is missing.
He gives strength to the weary and strengthens the powerless.
... but those who trust in the LORD will renew their strength; they will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary; they will walk and not faint.
LORD, my strength and my stronghold, my refuge in a time of distress, the nations will come to You from the ends of the earth, and they will say, “Our fathers inherited only lies, worthless idols of no benefit at all.
This is what the LORD says: The man who trusts in mankind, who makes human flesh his strength and turns his heart from the LORD is cursed.
Yahweh my Lord is my strength; He makes my feet like those of a deer and enables me to walk on mountain heights!
Love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul, with all your mind, and with all your strength.
And to love Him with all your heart, with all your understanding, and with all your strength, and to love your neighbor as yourself, is far more important than all the burnt offerings and sacrifices.
Love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul, with all your strength, and with all your mind; and your neighbor as yourself.
... because God’s foolishness is wiser than human wisdom, and God’s weakness is stronger than human strength.
1 Corinthians 1:25
I labor for this, striving with His strength that works powerfully in me.
If anyone speaks, it should be as one who speaks God’s words; if anyone serves, it should be from the strength God provides, so that God may be glorified through Jesus Christ in everything.
To Him belong the glory and the power forever and ever. Amen.
1 Peter 4:11
I know your works. Because you have limited strength, have kept My word, and have not denied My name, look, I have placed before you an open door that no one is able to close.
They said with a loud voice: The Lamb who was slaughtered is worthy to receive power and riches and wisdom and strength and honor and glory and blessing!
Blessing and glory and wisdom and thanksgiving and honor and power and strength be to our God forever and ever. Amen.
But I tell you, love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you
If you love those who love you, what reward will you get? Are not even the tax collectors doing that?
Jesus replied: “‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.’
For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.
A new command I give you: Love one another. As I have loved you, so you must love one another.
And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.
Love must be sincere. Hate what is evil; cling to what is good.
Be devoted to one another in love. Honor one another above yourselves.
However, as it is written: “What no eye has seen, what no ear has heard, and what no human mind has conceived"— the things God has prepared for those who love him
1 Corinthians 2:9
Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love.
Don’t let anyone look down on you because you are young, but set an example for the believers in speech, in conduct, in love, in faith and in purity.
1 Timothy 4:12
Blessed is the one who perseveres under trial because, having stood the test, that person will receive the crown of life that the Lord has promised to those who love him.
Whoever claims to love God yet hates a brother or sister is a liar. For whoever does not love their brother and sister, whom they have seen, cannot love God, whom they have not seen.
1 John 4:20