87 Smith Wigglesworth Quotes from the British Evangelist

Smith Wigglesworth, born in 1859, grew up in a poor family and began working at a young age.

His religious foundation was laid by his grandmother, a devout Wesleyan Methodist. As a child, Smith embraced Christianity and felt a strong urge to evangelize.

Over time, he affiliated with various churches, notably the Salvation Army and felt a deep passion for soul-winning.

After working as a plumber, he continued his evangelistic efforts in Liverpool. He later met and married Polly Featherstone, with whom he evangelized actively.

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Smith was introduced to divine healing, initially skeptical but eventually embracing it after witnessing miracles.

He later received the Holy Spirit’s baptism, significantly enhancing his ministry. Smith’s ministry was famous for healings, including raising 14 people from the dead.

His teachings were rooted in four principles centered on the Word of God.

Smith passed away in 1947, leaving behind a legacy of profound faith and miracles.

Smith Wigglesworth was known as the Apostle of Faith.

Here is a powerful collection of quotes by Smith Wigglesworth.

Best Smith Wigglesworth Quotes


The heart is the mainspring. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.


Great faith is the product of great fights. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.


A man is in a great place when he has no one to turn to but God. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.


Real faith has perfect peace and joy and a shout at any time. It always sees the victory. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.


God wants His people to be ablaze with Holy Ghost activity. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.


I am satisfied with the dissatisfaction that never rests until it is satisfied and satisfied again. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

I can get more out of God by believing Him for one minute than by shouting at Him all night. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.


I never get out of bed in the morning without having communion with God in the Spirit. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

The living Word is able to destroy Satanic forces. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

God never intended His people to be ordinary or commonplace. His intentions were that they should be on fire for Him, conscious of His divine power, realizing the glory of the cross that foreshadows the crown. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.


There is nothing that our God cannot do. He will do everything if you will dare to believe. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

Famous Smith Wigglesworth Quotes

When the saint ceases to seek after holiness, purity, righteousness, truth; when he ceases to pray, stops reading the Word and gives way to carnal appetites, then it is that Satan comes. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

Real faith built the ark, but real faith did not shut the door. God did that. He does what you cannot do. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

When we come to the place of impossibilities, it is the grandest place for us to see the possibilities of God. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

There are two sides to this Baptism: The first is, you possess the Spirit; The second is that the Spirit possesses you. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

Believe that when you come into the presence of God you can have all you came for. You can take it away, and you can use it, for all the power of God is at your disposal in response to your faith. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.


The devil knows if he can capture your thought life he has won a mighty victory over you. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

Top Smith Wigglesworth Quotes

God can so fill a man with His Spirit that he can laugh and believe in the face of a thousand difficulties. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

There is a fruit of the Spirit that must accompany the gift of healing and that is longsuffering. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

Wherever the Holy Ghost has right of way, the gifts of the Spirit will be in manifestation; and where these gifts are never in manifestation, I question whether He is present. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.


You have to bring your mind to the Word of God and not try to bring the Word of God to your mind. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

Life comes after you have been filled with the Holy Ghost, get down and pray for power. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

Our blessed Lord Jesus is still alive, and continues His ministry through those who are filled with His Spirit. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.


It is one to say you have faith and another to be in a tight corner and prove it. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

You must be yielded to the Word of God. The Word will work out love in our hearts, and when practical love is in our hearts, there is no room to boast about ourselves. We see ourselves as nothing when we get lost in this divine love. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

I am not moved by what I see. I am not moved by what I feel. I am moved by what I believe. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

Popular Smith Wigglesworth Quotes

To live two days in succession on the same spiritual plane is a tragedy. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

I am never happier in the Lord than when I am in a bedroom with a sick person. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

The devil will endeavor to fascinate through the eyes and through the mind. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

To the man of faith, there is not a thing that is not opportunity. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

Whatever God has done for other men, He can do for me. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

There is a place where God, through the power of the Holy Ghost, reigns supreme in our lives. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

Wise Smith Wigglesworth Quotes

Live in the Acts of the Apostles, and every day you will see some miracle worked by the power of the living God. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

A prayer without faith is without accomplishment. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

I find nothing in the Bible but holiness, and nothing in the world but worldliness. Therefore, if I live in the world, I will become worldly; on the other hand, if I live in the Bible, I will become holy. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

Dare to believe, and then dare to speak, and you shall have whatsoever you say if you doubt not. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

Nothing in the world glorifies God so much as simple rest of faith in what God’s Word says. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

Desire toward God and you will have desires from God and He will meet you on the line of those desires when you reach out in simple faith. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

Thought-Provoking Smith Wigglesworth Quotes

Pentecost came with the sound of a mighty rushing wind, a violent blast from heaven! Heaven has not exhausted its blasts, but our danger is we are getting frightened of them. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

In me is working a power stronger than every other power. The life that is in me is a thousand times bigger than I am outside. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.


God is more eager to answer than we are to ask. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

I don’t often spend more than half an hour in prayer at one time, but I never go more than half an hour without praying. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

One man in a meeting, filled with unbelief, can make a place for the devil to have a seat. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

How great is the position of the man who is born of God, born of purity, born of faith, born of life, born of power! ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

Desire God, and you will have desires from God. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

There are boundless possibilities for us if we dare to act in God and dare to believe! ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

Inspiring Smith Wigglesworth Quotes

The moment a man falls into sin, divine life ceases to flow, and his life becomes one of helplessness. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.


The Word of God will bring you into a wonderful place of rest in faith. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

There is nothing impossible with God. All the impossibility is with us when we measure God by the limitations of our unbelief. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

The plan of God for your life is that you should be held captive by His power, doing that which you in the natural world would never do, but that which you are forced to do by the power of the Holy Ghost moving through you. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

Fear looks; faith jumps. Faith never fails to obtain its object. If I leave you as I found you, I am not God’s channel. I am not here to entertain you, but to get you to the place where you can laugh at the impossible. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

It is better to live ready than to get ready! ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

Praise is God’s sunlight in the heart. It destroys sin germs. It ripens the fruits of the Spirit. It is the oil of gladness that lubricates life’s activities. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

Profound Smith Wigglesworth Quotes

There are two kinds of faith. There is the natural faith. But the supernatural faith is the gift of God. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

If I read the newspaper I come out dirtier than I went in. If I read my Bible, I come out cleaner than I went in, and I like being clean! ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

God longs intensively for unhindered communication and total response between him and the believer indwelt by the Holy Spirit. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.


I’d rather die believing than live doubting. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

Great triumphs can only come out of great trials. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

It is impossible to overestimate the importance of being filled with the Spirit. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

God has privileged us in Christ Jesus to live above the ordinary human plane of life. Those who want to be ordinary and live on a lower plane can do so, but as for me, I will not. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

Enter into the promises of God. It is your inheritance. You will do more in one year if you are really filled with the Holy Ghost than you could do in fifty years apart from Him. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

There are four principles we need to maintain: First, read the Word of God. Second, consume the Word of God until it consumes you. Third believe the Word of God. Fourth, act on the Word. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

Inspirational Smith Wigglesworth Quotes

God wants us so badly that he has made the condition as simple as he possibly could: Only believe. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

There is something about believing God that will cause Him to pass over a million people to get to you. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

Some people read their Bibles in Hebrew, some in Greek; I like to read mine in the Holy Ghost. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

If you seek nothing but the will of God, He will always put you in the right place at the right time. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

The Spirit reveals, unfolds, takes of the things of Christ and shows them to us, and prepares us to be more than a match for Satanic forces. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

I’m a thousand times bigger on the inside than I am on the outside. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.


God has chosen us to help one another. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

The man who is going through with God to be used in healing must be a man of longsuffering. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

Motivational Smith Wigglesworth Quotes

There is no limit to what our limitless God will do in response to a limitless faith. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

To hunger and thirst after righteousness is when nothing in the world can fascinate us so much as being near God. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

Great faith is the product of great fights. Great testimonies are the outcome of great tests. Great triumphs can only come out of great trials. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

God’s canopy is over you and will cover you at all times, preserving you from evil. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

You must come to see how wonderful you are in God and how helpless you are in yourself. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

When faith lays hold, impossibilities must yield. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

People could be built far greater in the Lord and be more wonderfully established if they would move out sometimes and think over the graces of the Lord. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.


The power of God will take you out of your own plans and put you into the plan of God. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

All things are possible, only believe. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

If the spirit does not move me, I move the Spirit. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

Perfect love will never want the preeminence in everything, it will never want to take the place of another, it will always be willing to take the back seat. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.

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