60 Truly Motivational Joyce Meyer Quotes

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Which are your favorite Joyce Meyer Quotes? 

Joyce Meyer is a Charismatic Christian author and speaker and president of Joyce Meyer Ministries.

Joyce is also the author of many self-development books, including the following:

  • Battlefield of the Mind
  • Power Thoughts: 12 Intelligent Strategies to Win the Battle of the Mind
  • Living Beyond Your Feelings
  • The Confident Woman: Start Today Living Boldly & Without Fear
  • Beauty for Ashes: Receiving Emotional Healing
  • The Everyday Life Bible


60 Joyce Meyer Quotes

1. “Anytime we step out boldly to make changes, we take a chance that we might fail. But the only way to get better is to try.” – Joyce Meyer

2. “Choosing an attitude of faith will release peace out of your spirit and into your soul.” – Joyce Meyer

3. “Forgive the person who badly hurt you long ago and also the stranger who stepped on your toe in the grocery store.” – Joyce Meyer

4. “God is good, and He cannot be anything else.” – Joyce Meyer

5. “Hope is favorable and confident expectation; it’s an expectant attitude that something good is going to happen and things will work out, no matter what situation we’re facing.” – Joyce Meyer

6. “I think we need to get smart enough to do what’s going to help us and [not] just continue to do things that are going to hurt us. It’s pretty easy to read something or hear about it in a message, but it’s that personal application of that where it’s just you, God, and your problems, that are going to give you the power to get stronger and stronger.” – Joyce Meyer

7. “Is all anger sin? No, but some of it is. Even God Himself has righteous anger against sin, injustice, rebellion and pettiness.” – Joyce Meyer

8. “Many sophisticated, intelligent people lack wisdom and common sense.” – Joyce Meyer

9. “Peace is one of the most precious gifts God has promised His children. I know, because for many years my life was not peaceful, and I was miserable.” – Joyce Meyer


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10. “The great thing about an attitude is that it’s yours and you can change it.” – Joyce Meyer


11. “Watch out for the joy-stealers: gossip, criticism, complaining, faultfinding, and a negative, judgemental attitude.” – Joyce Meyer

12. “When you forgive, you must cancel the debt. Do not spend your life paying and collecting debts.” – Joyce Meyer

13. “As believers in Jesus Christ, our work is to believe while God works on our behalf.” – Joyce Meyer

14. “Depression begins with disappointment. When disappointment festers in our soul, it leads to discouragement.” – Joyce Meyer

15. “Forgiveness is not a feeling – it’s a decision we make because we want to do what’s right before God.” – Joyce Meyer

16. “God is with you, and He’ll help you make spiritual progress–strengthening and encouraging you to keep on keeping on during rough times. It’s easy to quit, but it takes faith to press on to victory.” – Joyce Meyer

17. “Humble people ask for help.” – Joyce Meyer

18. “If you want the great and mighty things God has for you, you must get to the root of anger and deal with it. Get rid of the masks and face the things that happened in your life that made you the way you are today. Admit that you can’t change by yourself. Until the root is removed, it’ll continue to produce one bad fruit after another.” – Joyce Meyer

19. “It’s impossible to live a life totally free of feelings. God created all of us to be emotional creatures, and feelings are a big part of our lives.” – Joyce Meyer


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20. “Motives reveal why we do what we do, which is actually more important to God than what we’re doing.” – Joyce Meyer


21. “Remember God is not surprised by your inabilities, your imperfections, or your faults. He has always known everything about you that you are just now finding out, and he chose you on purpose for himself.” – Joyce Meyer

22. “The more you trust Jesus and keep your eyes focused on Him, the more life you’ll have. Trusting God brings life. Believing brings rest. So stop trying to figure everything out, and let God be God in your life.” – Joyce Meyer

23. “We can improve our relationships with others by leaps and bounds if we become encouragers instead of critics.” – Joyce Meyer

24. “Why wouldn’t we run to God. He’s sooo good. God’s not mad at anybody. He just wants to help us be the best that we can be.” – Joyce Meyer

25. “Brother and Sister So & So are not your standard; Jesus is.” – Joyce Meyer

26. “Do anything you can do to keep your mind off yourself. Courage is fear that has said its prayers and decided to go forward anyway.” – Joyce Meyer

27. “Frustration is a sign I am acting independently. The more you try your own way, the tighter the doors will stay closed.” – Joyce Meyer

28. “God sometimes allows us to feel anger so we’ll recognize when we’re being mistreated. But even when we experience true injustices in our lives, we must not vent our anger in an improper way.” – Joyce Meyer

29. “Humility is not something that comes naturally. But it is a cardinal virtue that should be pursued more than any other.” – Joyce Meyer


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30. “Instead of concentrating on your problems and getting discouraged, focus on God and meditate on His promises for you. You may have fallen down, but you don’t have to stay down. God is ready, willing and able to pick you up.” – Joyce Meyer


31. “Learn how to enjoy where you are on the way to where you’re going.” – Joyce Meyer

32. “Nobody can be set free from a problem until they’re willing to admit they have one.” – Joyce Meyer

33. “Simplicity is a key to avoiding complication. Part of the definition of simplicity is ‘not complex or complicated; sincere.’” – Joyce Meyer

34. “There are some hurts that we experience that can be forgiven but we won’t forget them.” – Joyce Meyer

35. “We have an epidemic of insecure people in our society today.” – Joyce Meyer

36. “You can suffer the pain of change or suffer remaining the way you are.” – Joyce Meyer

37. “Change is always tough. Even for those who see themselves as agents of change, the process of starting a new thing can cause times of disorientation, uncertainty and insecurity.” – Joyce Meyer

38. “Every day is a gift from God. Learn to focus on the Giver and enjoy the gift!” – Joyce Meyer

39. “Get up every day, love God, and do your best. He will do the rest!” – Joyce Meyer


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40. “God’s unconditional love is a very difficult concept for people to accept because, in the world, there’s always payment for everything we receive. It’s just how things work here. But God is not like people!” – Joyce Meyer


41. “I am radically, insanely, nutty in love with Jesus! He has set me free!” – Joyce Meyer

42. “Instead of judging people, we need to pray.” – Joyce Meyer

43. “Love gives life purpose and meaning.” – Joyce Meyer

44. “Our joy does not have to be based on our circumstances.” – Joyce Meyer

45. “Teachers can change lives with just the right mix of chalk and challenges.” – Joyce Meyer

46. “There’s no happier person than a truly thankful, content person.” – Joyce Meyer

47. “We must guard against allowing anger to drag us into sin.” – Joyce Meyer

48. “You cannot have a positive life and a negative mind.” – Joyce Meyer

49. “Character is expressed through our behavior patterns, or natural responses to things.” – Joyce Meyer


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50. “Everywhere you look you see people searching for love… but they’re looking in the wrong places. God is love, and they will never find what they’re looking for until they find Him.” – Joyce Meyer


51. “God doesn’t tell you to do hard things so He can stand back and laugh and watch you struggle. He tells you to do things the things that He knows are gonna work out to your good in the end.” – Joyce Meyer

52. “Good intentions never change anything. They only become a deeper and deeper rut.” – Joyce Meyer

53. “I believe that the greatest gift you can give your family and the world is a healthy you.” – Joyce Meyer

54. “Integrity means that you are the same in public as you are in private.” – Joyce Meyer

55. “Love is the energy of life.” – Joyce Meyer

56. “Patience is not simply the ability to wait – it’s how we behave while we’re waiting.” – Joyce Meyer

57. “The eagle has no fear of adversity. We need to be like the eagle and have a fearless spirit of a conqueror!” – Joyce Meyer

58. “Unforgiveness is spiritual filthiness, so get washed in the water of God’s Word to forgive and stay clean.” – Joyce Meyer

59. “When you are tempted to give up, your breakthrough is probably just around the corner.” – Joyce Meyer

60. “Your emotions are very unstable and should never be the foundation for direction in your life.” – Joyce Meyer



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