98+ Best Mercy Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Profoundly inspirational mercy quotes will challenge the way you think, change the way you live and transform your whole life.

Famous Mercy Quotes

Most people call me Mercy. I like it — Mercedes McCambridge

As I get older, all sorts of things become less funny. Once one has children, any cruelty involving children becomes far less amusing than when one was at the mercy of one’s friends’ and relatives’ children. — P. J. O’Rourke

I don’t think you can think that way. The only thing we can control is to win. If we don’t win, we’re at the mercy of other teams losing or favorites winning (across the country). — Scott Trost

The rigid saint, by whom no mercy’s shown To saints whose lives are better than his own. — Charles Churchill

From what we’ve seen and heard here, the latest trend in migrant smuggling from Cuba is the go-fast boat. For those that go the route of migrant smuggling, they leave themselves at the mercy of smugglers who don’t have an interest in their safety. They are interested in the cash. — Chris Neil

If you come with mercy but not justice; that’s called enabling. — Dave Ramsey

Much that we call evil is really good in disguises; and we should not quarrel rashly with adversities not yet understood, nor overlook the mercies often bound up in them. — Horace Mann

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. — William Banting

I am an old sinner; and if God had designed mercy for me, he would have called me home to himself before now. — David Brainerd

This is me, a sinner on whom the Lord has turned his gaze. And this is what I said when they asked me if I would accept my election as pontiff. I am a sinner, but I trust in the infinite mercy and patience of our Lord Jesus Christ, and I accept in a spirit of penance. — Pope Francis

I fear God never showed mercy to one so vile as I. — David Brainerd

Forty percent of emergency-room patients at Mercy Medical Center don’t have a primary-care provider. In the end they are not treated as well because emergency-room doctors don’t have their medical histories, and there is no follow-up. — Missy Rodey

We get the odd notion that God is showing mercy because Jesus died. No. Jesus died because God is showing mercy. — Aiden Wilson Tozer

While the Bible’s account of the flood is one of judgment, it is also one of mercy and salvation. — Ken Ham

A ragamuffin knows he’s only a beggar at the door of God’s mercy. — Brennan Manning

God is full of mercy for everyone, as He has been towards you. He is a father before He is a judge. — Alexandre Dumas

Maybe Manny can take Espinosa for his roadwork or as an adviser. As we all know, Manny shows no mercy even with his sparring partners — Manny Pacquiao

When you’re public, you’re at the mercy of the markets. You can be doing extremely well, but if the markets are in the tank or your industry is in the tank, you don’t get rewarded for it. — Tilman J. Fertitta

I believe in peace. I believe in mercy. — Malala Yousafzai

He had to make up his mind: fleeing into the arms of his handlers or throwing himself on the mercy of the Republican community. — Danny Morrison

All I can think is that when you torment a person…the soul dies. When the soul dies, I suppose mercy dies, too. — Avi

This is the spirit of the Order, indeed the true spirit of Mercy flowing on us. — Catherine McAuley

The truth doesn’t have to do with cruelty, the truth has to do with mercy. — Ken Kesey

Nothing but a miracle of sovereign mercy could have arrested and saved me from eternal perdition. How I could have so long resisted the entreaties, the prayers, and the tears of my dear parents, and the influences of the Holy Spirit, is, to me, a wonder entirely incomprehensible. — Elijah Parish Lovejoy

I feel no mercy for him. He obviously didn’t show my daughter any mercy, and I don’t know if I could ever forgive him for what he’s done to myself, to Danielle … and to our family. — Brenda Dam

Once a man has truly experienced the mercy of God in his life he will henceforth aspire only to serve. — Dietrich Bonhoeffer

My first movie was ‘Diner.’ My second movie was ‘Tender Mercies.’ I did really good work. — Ellen Barkin

I never ask for mercy and seek no one’s sympathy. — Conrad Black

The Lord receive my soul, and have mercy on me, and bless this kingdom with peace and charity, that there may not be this effusion of Christian blood amongst them. — William Laud

Sometimes I, as a public official, turn to Scripture or hymns – especially hymns, because sometimes we Catholics don’t have the Scriptures memorized like we should – to help me explain a public policy position or an idea or to be able to articulate it better when you’re talking about justice or mercy or compassion. — Bob Casey, Jr.

Lynn is a Mount Mercy girl. Her husband, Tom, who is also here tonight, and I are Timon guys. Incidentally, Kevin and Tom grew up together in South Buffalo. They haven’t seen each other in 25 years since they were at Holy Family on Tifft Street together. — Patrick Reilly

Peace on earth, and mercy mild God and sinners reconciled. — Charles Wesley

I learned very quickly that the NBA is a very rough place, physically and mentally. There’s no mercy. — Chris Bosh

Who will not mercy unto others show, How can he mercy ever hope to have? — Edmund Spenser

I appeal to a different part of your being: the more noble part that involves mercy. Justice includes mercy and compassion and preservation at all costs of human life. — Don Samuel

Jesus weeps and loves me still. — Charles Wesley

The wonderful news is that our Lord is a God of mercy, and He responds to repentance, — Billy Graham

Are gods more ruthless than mortals? Have they no mercy for youth? no love for the souls who have loved them? — Charles Kingsley

The essence of justice is mercy. — Edwin Hubbel Chapin

In a condition of society and under an industrial organization which places labor completely at the mercy of capital, the accumulations of capital will necessarily be rapid, and an unequal distribution of wealth is at once to be observed. — Leland Stanford

One example is Roe v. Wade. The lethal logic of Roe v. Wade is that nobody has rights that we are bound to respect if they cannot effectively assert those rights. They are at the mercy and the discretion of those who can effectively assert their rights. We’re not talking simply about the unborn, we’re talking about the aged, the radically handicapped, the deformed. — Richard Neuhaus

Why am I so often at the mercy of those who don’t deserve to control my life? — Ashleigh Brilliant

The state of childhood resonates with life inside a fantasy novel. If you have no control over how you spend large chunks of your day, or are at the mercy of flawed giant beings, then the desire to bend the laws of the world by magic is strong and deep. — David Mitchell

I have lost my seven best friends, which is to say God has had mercy on me seven times without realizing it. He lent a friendship, took it from me, sent me another. — Jean Cocteau

Nothing graces the Christian soul so much as mercy; mercy as shown chiefly towards the poor, that thou mayest treat them as sharers in common with thee in the produce of nature, which brings forth the fruits of the earth for use to all. — Saint Ambrose

Globalization is rapidly changing the way business is done, and our small and medium-sized firms in particular are at the mercy of this process and the exposure to increased competition it brings, — Vernon Ehlers

We shall show mercy, but we shall not ask for it. — Winston Churchill

O Lord have mercy on me, to God I commend my soul. — Anne Boleyn

I don’t know what to say or how to say it. We’re still believing and still fighting. Hopefully, the man above will have mercy and we can get this thing turned around as quickly as possible. — Tarence Kinsey

God’s mercy is fresh and new every morning. — Joyce Meyer

Hate shuts her soul when dove-eyed mercy pleads — Charles Sprague

Mercy should make us ashamed, wrath afraid to sin. — William Gurnall

I don’t think I’ll ever stop writing. I write almost every day. I’d write plays even if they were never done again. You’re at the mercy of whatever talent you have. — Horton Foote

The confessional is not a torture chamber, but the place in which the Lord’s mercy motivates us to do better. — Pope Francis

But go ye and learn what that meaneth, I will have mercy, and not sacrifice: for I am not come to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance. — Bible Bible

Spare me through your mercy, do not punish me through your justice. — Anselm of Canterbury

Given their financial acumen, they are pretty much self-sustaining for the foreseeable future. They’ve managed that by tapping into the capital markets. These folks have learned very well; they don’t want to be caught at the mercy of anybody. — Steve Brozak

I’m at the mercy of whatever character comes into my head. — Kate DiCamillo

Nature neither gives nor expects mercy. — Diane Ackerman

Remember: in the end, it is the merciful who obtain mercy. — Dieter F. Uchtdorf

I remain thankful to God for all his mercies. — David Mitchell

It is altogether as worthy of God and as much becoming Him to pardon and show mercy, in case of repentance and submission and reformation, as to punish, in case of impenitency and obstinacy. — Benjamin Whichcote

Mercy, I think, doesn’t the human race know anything about mercy? — Charles Bukowski

In the dictionary of Cat, mercy is missing. — Jane Hirshfield

God have mercy upon those? who do not know the divine truth within themselves. — Leo Veness

Only the human spirit can act with volition and consciously change itself; it is the only thing in all creation that is not entirely at the mercy of forces outside itself. — Dean Koontz

I have come to know a God of compassion and mercy and love. — Philip Yancey

I’d like to repeat that Cuba is still a very good team. If this were to occur on a regular basis – using the mercy rule on us – it would be worrisome. — Higinio Velez

Here you’re at the mercy of the gas companies. — Jerry Lambert

Once you start cycling, the city opens up for you. No longer are you fighting it, hot and frustrated; no longer are you at the mercy of bus drivers, roadworks, decisions made by others and over which you have no control. Believe me, once you’ve tasted this freedom, you’re hooked. — Deborah Moggach

It’s hard to market a movie when you’re at the mercy of critics and journalists. — Harvey Weinstein

We have played better. We missed some chances as Mercy Cross did a great job defending. — Christi Elias

May God in His mercy lead us through these times; but above all, may He lead us to Himself. — Dietrich Bonhoeffer

We’re really at the mercy of Mother Nature. Unless we have a miraculous change in the weather, I think we can look forward to several tough weeks ahead of us. — Mike Dombeck

Mercy. That is the gospel. The whole of it in one word. — Edwin Hubbel Chapin

The people we serve stand to benefit greatly from the vast knowledge and expertise that Engineers Without Borders can provide to Mercy Corps, especially in the design, management and quality assurance of large infrastructure projects. — Jim White

To every soul that knows how to pray, to every soul that by faith comes to Jesus, the true mercy seat, divine sovereignty wears no dark and terrible aspect but is full of love. — Charles Spurgeon

Therefore turn thou to thy God: keep mercy and judgment and wait on thy God continually. — Bible Bible

God’s mercy is boundless, free and, through Jesus Christ our Lord, available to us now in our present situation. — Aiden Wilson Tozer

My impression is the US government shares some of those feelings about Microsoft. The fact that it is closed source and they are at the mercy of such a large and dominant vendor such as Microsoft would seem to be a national security risk. — Linda Walsh

I make sure I bring along some kind of snack I can eat in the airport so I don’t have to be at the mercy of the airport food court. — Mark Sullivan

Yes. Now you know. Now you know. That’s what it was to be alive, to move about in a cloud of ignorance, to go up and down trampling on the feelings of those– of those about you, to spend and waste time as if you had a million years, to be always at the mercy of one self-centered passion or another. Now you know, that’s the ‘happy’ existence you wanted to go back to. Ignorance and blindness. — Thornton Wilder

You’re at the mercy of the editors’ hands. — Kelly LeBrock

Together with the Works of Mercy, feeding, clothing and sheltering our brothers, we must indoctrinate. — Dorothy Day

What! he who is obedient during hours of the night, prostrating himself and standing, takes care of the hereafter and hopes for the mercy of his Lord! Say: Are those who know and those who do not know alike? Only the men of understanding are mindful. — quran quran

If we can’t run the ball, we’ll be at their mercy. — Larry Beightol

We respectfully call on Jill’s captors to exercise justice and mercy and let our innocent colleague go free. — Dave Cook

A God all mercy is a God unjust. — Edward Young

God’s justice and God’s mercy do not quarrel with each other. — Aiden Wilson Tozer

Whether one is Marian or Charismatic or both, or prays in one or more of the many other ways open to us, it is all a flow of love, if the heart is truly speaking to and listening to the Holy Trinity. Personally, I pray the Divine Mercy chaplet every day. We pray the Rosary every day in our family. — Michael O’Brien

I’m afraid we live at the mercy of a power, maybe a God, without mercy. And yet we find it, as I have, from others. — Philip Levine

Many of our players and coaches have family members and friends who were hurt by Hurricane Katrina, … As we prepare our new team for the upcoming season, we decided to first team up with Wells Fargo, Mercy Corps and our fans to help those affected by the worst natural disaster in our nation’s history. — Steve Patterson

The tender Mercy of God has given us one another. — Catherine McAuley

If we leave this in the customer’s hands, we are putting ourselves at the mercy of what every individual customer is going to do with it. If we take control of it and build a program with a partner to ensure that we get the units installed the way we specify every single time, we put ourselves in a much better position to be successful. — David Jones

He that despiseth his neighbour sinneth: but he that hath mercy on the poor, happy is he. — Bible Bible

I believe that the jurors will understand the difference between murder and an act of mercy and compassion. Just because the prosecution has indicated that this is murder, that does not mean it is so. — David Gorosh

If a guest in your lair annoys you, treat him cruelly and without mercy. — Anton LaVey

May God have mercy upon my enemies, because I won’t. — George Patton

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