Zitat des Tages von Martin Luther:
All who call on God in true faith, earnestly from the heart, will certainly be heard, and will receive what they have asked and desired.
Every man must do two things alone; he must do his own believing and his own dying.
Grant that I may not pray alone with the mouth; help me that I may pray from the depths of my heart.
Faith is a living, daring confidence in God's grace, so sure and certain that a man could stake his life on it a thousand times.
Forgiveness is God's command.
Be thou comforted, little dog, Thou too in Resurrection shall have a little golden tail.
Everything that is done in the world is done by hope.
Pray, and let God worry.
For in the true nature of things, if we rightly consider, every green tree is far more glorious than if it were made of gold and silver.
Even if I knew that tomorrow the world would go to pieces, I would still plant my apple tree.
Nothing good ever comes of violence.
Beautiful music is the art of the prophets that can calm the agitations of the soul; it is one of the most magnificent and delightful presents God has given us.
If you young fellows were wise, the devil couldn't do anything to you, but since you aren't wise, you need us who are old.
I am afraid that the schools will prove the very gates of hell, unless they diligently labor in explaining the Holy Scriptures and engraving them in the heart of the youth.
Let the wife make the husband glad to come home, and let him make her sorry to see him leave.
The fewer the words, the better the prayer.
Whatever your heart clings to and confides in, that is really your God.
I have held many things in my hands, and I have lost them all; but whatever I have placed in God's hands, that I still possess.
Prayer is a strong wall and fortress of the church; it is a goodly Christian weapon.
The man who has the will to undergo all labor may win to any good.
Faith is permitting ourselves to be seized by the things we do not see.
Justice is a temporary thing that must at last come to an end; but the conscience is eternal and will never die.
I shall never be a heretic; I may err in dispute, but I do not wish to decide anything finally; on the other hand, I am not bound by the opinions of men.
People must have righteous principals in the first, and then they will not fail to perform virtuous actions.
If you are not allowed to laugh in heaven, I don't want to go there.
Peace if possible, truth at all costs.
Be a sinner and sin strongly, but more strongly have faith and rejoice in Christ.
I more fear what is within me than what comes from without.
The reproduction of mankind is a great marvel and mystery. Had God consulted me in the matter, I should have advised him to continue the generation of the species by fashioning them out of clay.
First I shake the whole Apple tree, that the ripest might fall. Then I climb the tree and shake each limb, and then each branch and then each twig, and then I look under each leaf.
When I am angry I can pray well and preach well.
You should not believe your conscience and your feelings more than the word which the Lord who receives sinners preaches to you.
When schools flourish, all flourishes.
Our Lord has written the promise of resurrection, not in books alone, but in every leaf in springtime.
My heart, which is so full to overflowing, has often been solaced and refreshed by music when sick and weary.
Reason is the enemy of faith.