• Definition for "providence"
    • Care or preparation ahead of time; foresight.
    • View More
  • Sentence for "providence"
    • And his providence is a continued…
    • View More
  • Quotes for "providence"
    • "About the twenty-third year of my…"
    • View More
  • Synonym for "providence"
  • Phrases for "providence"
  • Hypernym for "providence"
  • Cross Reference for "providence"
  • Etymologically Related for "providence"
  • Same Context for "providence"
  • Urban Dictionary for "providence"
    • the main city of Rhode Island.…
    • View More

providence in a quote

"About the twenty-third year of my age, I had many fresh and heavenly openings, in respect to the care and providence of the Almighty over his creatures in general, and over man as the most noble amongst those which are visible."

"Oh, the ignorance of us upon whom Providence did not sufficiently smile to permit us to be born in New England."

"He that takes truth for his guide, and duty for his end, may safely trust to God's providence to lead him aright."

"It may be assumed as an axiom that Providence has never gifted any political party with all of political wisdom or blinded it with all of political folly."

"We failed, but in the good providence of God apparent failure often proves a blessing."

"It is impossible that anything so natural, so necessary, and so universal as death, should ever have been designed by providence as an evil to mankind."

"The superior man is the providence of the inferior. He is eyes for the blind, strength for the weak, and a shield for the defenseless. He stands erect by bending above the fallen. He rises by lifting others."

"I once asked a hermit in Italy how he could venture to live alone, in a single cottage, on the top of a mountain, a mile from any habitation? He replied, that Providence was his next-door neighbor."

"He that takes truth for his guide, and duty for his end, may safely trust to God's providence to lead him aright."

"I am most thankful to Almighty Providence for mercies received, and determined still to press the case into public notice as a token of gratitude."

35 votes