The Best Devil quotes

Do you ever feel like the devil is trying to sabotage your business? If so, you’re not alone. Many entrepreneurs have felt that way at some point or another. In fact, there are quite a few devil quotes that perfectly sum up how the devil can try to interfere in our lives and businesses. But don’t worry – we’ve also included some empowering quotes from saints and other positive thinkers to help you fight back! So read on for a compilation of motivational devil quotes and saint quotes that will give you the strength to overcome any obstacle in your way.


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The best devil quotes

1. If a Devil is one who dares, when others hold back, then I am happy to play the Devil in this Mystery, boy. — Neil Gaiman

2. The greatest modern error is not to proclaim that God died, but to believe that the devil has died. — Nicolás Gómez Dávila

3. I am neither good, nor bad, neither angel nor devil, I am a man, I am a vampire. — Michael Romkey

4. Are your convictions so fragile that mine cannot stand in opposition to them? Is your God so illusory that the presence of my Devil reveals his insufficiency? — Marquis De Sade

5. Statecraft and kingship were not for the faint of heart — Sharon Kay Penman, Devil’s Brood

6. Marriage and sex and money the only living devils. — Swami Vivekananda

7. God and the Devil are an effort after specialization and the division of labor. — Samuel Butler

8. Fifteen men on the Dead Man’s Chest Yo–ho–ho, and a bottle of rum! Drink and the devil had done for the rest Yo–ho–ho, and a bottle of rum! — Robert Louis Stevenson

9. Never do what the devil provokes you to do — Sunday Adelaja

10. Self pity is of the devil, and if I wallow in it, I cannot be used by God for his purpose in the world. — Oswald Chambers

11. All your failures are intrigues of the devil — Sunday Adelaja

12. Hell didn’t make me a monster. It just confirmed all my worst fears about myself. — Richard Kadrey, Devil Said Bang

13. I stood upon a high place, And saw, below, many devils Running, leaping, and carousing in sin. One looked up, grinning, And said, ‘Comrade! Brother! — Stephen Crane

14. It is not because angels are holier than men or devils that makes them angels, but because they do not expect holiness from one another, but from God only. — William Blake

15. If the white man ain’t the devil, he’s been aiming at the history of the Americans. — Muhammad Ali

16. What’s gotten into you?’ he wondered, blinking in sudden frustration.’Not you, that’s for a certainty. — Matt Tomerlin, The Devil’s Fire

17. My first fear was about the devil, when I was around fire, something I saw in a movie. I think it’s about pain, in whichever form it comes. — Penelope Cruz

18. Bombay is a city where gossip is treated as a commodity. — Tahir Shah, Beyond The Devil’s Teeth

19. If you notice that devil hinder your work or demons disturb your family etc., then address them and cast them out of your circumstances — Sunday Adelaja

20. Time spent in India has a extraordinary effect on one. It acts as a barrier that makes the rest of the world seem unreal. — Tahir Shah, Beyond The Devil’s Teeth

21. ‘what have I done to her?” Gabriel muttered to himself as he crossed the room to crank open a window. Cool air washed over his skin. ”what the devil did she do to me?’ — Olivia Parker

22. There are honest people in the world, but only because the devil considers their asking prices ridiculous. — Peter S. Beagle, A Fine and Private Place

23. What is this thing? Did you make it?”I am a chemist, aren’t I?’ Laurence says.’You own a meth–lab, ‘ Benjamin says. ‘That does not qualify you as a chemist. — Sam Hunter, The Devil’s Breath

24. She’d play around and tease me with her carefree devil eyes. She’d hold me close and kiss me, but her heart was full of lies. — Ricky Nelson

25. A stale mind is the devil’s breadbox. — Mary Bly

26. Hell freezing over? I don’t know. But the devil’s definitely wearing a sweater. — J.R. Moehringer

27. Everybody is God. Everybody is the devil. And if you don’t realize you have both parts, that’s what really causes problems. — Rob Lowe

28. I am not being able to figure out what is your type.slowly you changed and became a devil or you were just hiding your real face since the very beginning. — Mnzu magar

29. Anger is implanted in us as sort of sting, to make us gnash with our teeth against the devil, to make us vehement against him, not to set us in array against each other. — Richard Savage

30. Any man who takes Jesus Christ seriously becomes the target of the devil. Most church members do not give Satan enough trouble to arouse his opposition — Vance Havner

31. All the cunning of the devil is exercised in trying to tear us away from the word. — Martin Luther

32. All the devils respect virtue. — Ralph Waldo Emerson

33. And the Devil did grin, for his darling sin is pride that apes humility. — Samuel Taylor Coleridge

34. What you need to succeed is already there, just lean on God. For your faith’s sake, God can still disappoint the devil. — Patience Johnson, Why Does an Orderly God Allow Disorder

35. Hell didn’t make me a monster. It just confirmed all my worst fears about myself. — Richard Kadrey, Devil Said Bang

36. George, she says it’s the truth that matters. We live and die for the chance to maybe tell a little bit of the truth, maybe shame the Devil just a little bit before we go. — Mira Grant, Feed

37. A person who lives by the rules of the world cannot resist the devil, cannot fight him — Sunday Adelaja

38. I have read numerous books by Scarlett Avery and I have not been disappointed.–kristina pelka — Scarlett Avery, Devilish Temptation

39. The path of my life is strewn with cow pats from the devil’s own satanic herd! — Rowan Atkinson

40. God hates a half–devil ten times more than an arch–devil! — Nikos Kazantzakis

41. Mahatma Gandhi: ‘The only devils in the world are those running in our own hearts. That is where the battle should be fought. — Robin S. Sharma

42. The devil lives in our mistakes, the lord lives in our rights. Who lives in our ignorance, and who wins after all? — Maya Angelou

43. God shows us the path — the Devil shows us the possibilities.

44. The devil is ready to do anything for us not to attain our goal — Sunday Adelaja

45. Believing the phenomenon of karma is placing your destiny in the hands of the devil. — Michael Bassey Johnson

46. As long as an angel is not annihilated, it is a devil. — Rumi

47. Enemy from within is always worst than outside devils. — Satyaankith

48. Tell The Truth , and Shame The Devil. — Phyllis Yvonne Stickney, Black Comedy–9 Plays: A Critical Anthology with Interviews and Essays

49. A poet is not an apostle — he drives out devils only by the power of the devil.

50. I’m going to paint too. I’m going to paint pictures of ghosts and devils and horses out of hell. — Osamu Dazai


Devil quotes are a great way to remind ourselves of the power of evil, and to try and protect ourselves from it. No matter how powerful the devil may be, it is still important to remember that we have the power to fight it, and to protect ourselves and others from it. As Jesus said, “For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.” May we all be reminded of this truth in our everyday lives.

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