It is from prayer that the spirit’s victory springs.
- Rado Gatchalian – High in Spirit "We have too many ups and downs. With failures and victory. We almost gave up. But like our Philippine flag: we shall remain high. High in spirit. True in our motives." ~Rado Gatchalian, March 2, 2017, UnitedDDS Sydney
- Isaac the Syrian – prayer “If during a prayer, the body does not exert itself, and the heart does not experience repentance, it is not yet a fully ripened fruit, because such a prayer is - without soul” ~Isaac the Syrian, a famous Orthodox Christian saint and ascetic (on Russian Faith)
- E. Stanley Jones – Prayer “Prayer is aligning ourselves with the purposes of God.” ~E. Stanley Jones
- Andre Norton – victory “Victory belongs to the most persevering.” ~Andre Norton