30+ Rick Warren Quotes

Rick Warren is the founder and senior pastor of Saddleback Church. Best selling author and one of the most respected thinkers in the Christian community. 

Take sometime to be inspired by Rick Warren quotes below.  



True humility is not thinking less of yourself; it is thinking of yourself less.

Rick Warren


We are products of our past, but we don't have to be prisoners of it.

Rick Warren


When you give someone your time, you are giving them a portion of your life that you'll never get back. Your time is your life. 

Rick Warren


The more you pray, the less you'll panic. 

Rick Warren


The more you worship, the less you worry. You'll feel more patient and less pressured.

Rick Warren


You were made by God and for God and until you understand that, life will never make sense.

Rick Warren


Forgiveness must be immediate, whether or not a person asks for it. 

Rick Warren



Trust must be rebuilt over time. Trust requires a track record.

Rick Warren


Resentment always hurts you more than it does the person you resent. 

Rick Warren


While your offender has probably forgotten the offense and gone on with life, you continue to stew in your pain, perpetuating the past.

Rick Warren


God sometimes removes a person from your life for your protection. Don't run after them.

Rick Warren


Trusting God completely means having faith that He knows what is best for your life.

Rick Warren


Experience is not what happens to you. It is what you do with what happens to you. 

Rick Warren


Don’t waste your pain; use it to help others.

Rick Warren


Other people are going to find healing in your wounds.

Rick Warren


Your greatest life messages and your most effective ministry will come out of your deepest hurts.

Rick Warren


You weren't put on earth to be remembered. You were put here to prepare for eternity.

Rick Warren


Rick Warren Quotes

You cannot fulfil God's purposes for your life while focusing on your own plans.

Rick Warren


If you want God to bless you and use you greatly, you must be willing to walk with a limp the rest of your life, because God uses weak people.

Rick Warren


If you have felt hopeless, hold on! Wonderful changes are going to happen in your life as you begin to live it on purpose.

Rick Warren


Those who follow the crowd usually get lost in it.

Rick Warren


If you prayed as much as you complain and quarrel, you'd have a lot less to argue about and much more peace of mind.

Rick Warren


Because God is with you all the time, no place is any closer to God than the place where you are right now.

Rick Warren


Those who have hurt you in the past cannot continue to hurt you now unless you hold on to the pain through resentment.

Rick Warren


The way you think determines the way you feel, and the way you feel determines the way you act.

Rick Warren


Your value is not determined by your valuables, and God says the most valuable things in life are not things!

Rick Warren


Frankness is not a license to say anything you want, wherever and whenever you want. It is not rudeness.

Rick Warren


Without God, life has no purpose, and without purpose, life has no meaning. Without meaning, life has no significance or hope.

Rick Warren


Measured against eternity, our time on earth is just a blink of an eye, but the consequences of it will last forever.

Rick Warren


The truth is, almost everything we do is done poorly when we first start doing it – that’s how we learn.

Rick Warren


God is always more interested in why we do something than in what we do. Attitudes count more than achievements.

Rick Warren