53 Joan of Arc Quotes On Success In Life

Joan of Arc nicknamed “The Maid of Orléans” or “Maid of Lorraine”, is considered a heroine of France for her role during the Lancastrian phase of the Hundred Years’ War, and was canonized as a Catholic saint. She was born to Jacques d’Arc and Isabelle Romée, a peasant family, at Domrémy in the Vosges of northeast France. These Joan of Arc quotes will motivate you.

Best Joan of Arc Quotes

  1. “Go forward bravely. Fear nothing. Trust in God; all will be well.” ~ Joan of Ar
  2. “All battles are first won or lost, in the mind.” ~ Joan of Arc
  3. “Every man gives his life for what he believes. Every woman gives her life for what she believes. Sometimes people believe in little or nothing, nevertheless, they give up their lives to that little or nothing. One life is all we have, and we live it as we believe in living it, and then it’s gone. But to surrender what you are, and live without belief – that’s more terrible than dying – more terrible than dying young.” ~ Joan of Arc
  4. “I am not afraid; I was born to do this.” ~ Joan of Arc

  5. “It is better to be alone with God. His friendship will not fail me, nor His counsel, nor His love. In His strength, I will dare and dare and dare until I die.” ~ Joan of Arc
  6. “One life is all we have and we live it as we believe in living it. But to sacrifice what you are and to live without belief, that is a fate more terrible than dying.” ~ Joan of Arc
  7. “How else would God speak to me, if not through my imagination?” ~ Joan of Arc
  8. “[Before being burned at the stake for her faith:] Hold the cross high so I may see it through the flames.” ~ Joan of Arc
  9. “I am the drum on which God is beating out his message.” ~ Joan of Arc

  10. “I would rather die than do something which I know to be a sin, or to be against God’s will.” ~ Joan of Arc
  11. “Hope in God. If you have good hope and faith in Him, you shall be delivered from your enemies.” ~ Joan of Arc
  12. “I place trust in God, my creator, in all things; I love Him with all my heart.” ~ Joan of Arc
  13. “If I be not in a state of grace, I pray God place me in it; if I be in it, I pray God keep me so.” ~ Joan of Arc
  14. “I die for speaking the language of the angels.” ~ Joan of Arc
  15. “Courage! Do not fall back; in a little the place will be yours. Watch! When the wind blows my banner against the bulwark, you shall take it.” ~ Joan of Arc
  16. “Every man gives his life for what he believes … one life is all we have to live and we live it according to what we believe.” ~ Joan of Arc
  17. “I fear nothing for God is with me!” ~ Joan of Arc

  18. “I was admonished to adopt feminine clothes; I refused, and still refuse. As for other avocations of women, there are plenty of other women to perform them.” ~ Joan of Arc
  19. “Help yourself and God will help you” ~ Joan of Arc
  20. “In God’s name let us go on bravely.” ~ Joan of Arc Quotes
  21. “Act, and God will act.” ~ Joan of Arc
  22. “About Jesus Christ and the Church, I simply know they’re just one thing, and we shouldn’t complicate the matter.” ~ Joan of Arc
  23. “I answered the voice that I was a poor girl who knew nothing of riding and warfare.” ~ Joan of Arc
  24. “The angels are as perfect in form as they are in spirit.” ~ Joan of Arc

  25. “Even little children repeat that oftentimes people are hanged for having told the truth.” ~ Joan of Arc
  26. Courage! Do not fall back.” ~ Joan of Arc
  27. “Get up tomorrow early in the morning, and earlier than you did today, and do the best that you can. Always stay near me, for tomorrow I will have much to do and more than I ever had, and tomorrow blood will leave my body above the breast.” ~ Joan of Arc
  28. “You say that you are my judge; I do not know if you are; but take good heed not to judge me ill, because you would put yourself in great peril.” ~ Joan of Arc
  29. “Of the love or hatred God has for the English, I know nothing, but I do know that they will all be thrown out of France, except those who die there.” ~ Joan of Arc
  30. “Children say that people are hung sometimes for speaking the truth.” ~ Joan of Arc

  31. “I saw them with my bodily eyes as clearly as I see you. And when they departed, I used to weep and wish they would take me with them.” ~ Joan of Arc
  32. “Since God had commanded it, it was necessary that I do it. Since God commanded it, even if I had a hundred fathers and mothers, even if I had been a King’s daughter, I would have gone nevertheless.” ~ Joan of Arc
  33. “I used to say, “Go boldly in among the English,” and then I used to go boldly in myself.” ~ Joan of Arc
  34. “… since God commanded me to go, I must do it.” ~ Joan of Arc
  35. “The poor folk gladly came to me, for I did them no unkindness, but helped them as much as I could.” ~ Joan of Arc
  36. “Even though I saw the executioner and the fire, I could not say anything but what I have said.” ~ Joan of Arc

  37. “Far rather would I sit and sew beside my poor mother, for this thing is not of my condition. But I must go, and I must do this thing, because my Lord will have it so. Rather now than tomorrow, and tomorrow than the day after!” ~ Joan of Arc
  38. “King of England, and you, duke of Bedford, who call yourself regent of the kingdom of France… settle your debt to the king of Heaven; return to the Maiden, who is envoy of the king of Heaven, the keys to all the good towns you took and violated in France.” ~ Joan of Arc Quotes
  39. “What concerns this dress is a small thing – less than nothing. I did not take it by the advice of any man in the world. I did not take this dress or do anything but by the command of Our Lord and of the Angels.” ~ Joan of Arc
  40. “Alas! that my body, clean and whole, never been corrupted, today must be consumed and burnt to ashes!” ~ Joan of Arc
  41. “I was in my thirteenth year when I heard a voice from God to help me govern my conduct. And the first time I was very much afraid.” ~ Joan of Arc
  42. “If I said that God did not send me, I should condemn myself; truly God did send me.” ~ Joan of Arc

  43. “Everything I have said or done is in the hands of God. I commit myself to Him! I certify to you that I would do or say nothing against the Christian faith.” ~ Joan of Arc
  44. “If ever I do escape, no one shall reproach me with having broken or violated my faith, not having given my word to anyone, whosoever it may be.” ~ Joan of Arc
  45. “It is true I wished to escape, and so I wish still: is not this lawful for all prisoners?” ~ Joan of Arc
  46. “I shall last a year, and but little longer: we must think to do good work in that year. Four things are laid upon me: to drive out the English; to bring you to be crowned and anointed at Reims; to rescue the Duke of Orléans from the hands of the English, and to raise the siege of Orléans.” ~ Joan of Arc
  47. “Do you know whether or not you are in God’s grace? Joan: If I am not, may God put me there; and if I am, may God so keep me.” ~ Joan of Arc
  48. “If I am not, may God place me there; if I am, may God so keep me. I should be the saddest in all the world if I knew that I were not in the grace of God. But if I were in a state of sin, do you think the Voice would come to me? I would that everyone could hear the Voice as I hear it.” ~ Joan of Arc
  49. “Men are sometimes hanged for telling the truth.” ~ Joan of Arc

  50. “It is true that the king has made a truce with the duke of Burgundy for fifteen days and that the duke is to turn over the city of Paris at the end of fifteen days. Yet you should not marvel if I do not enter that city so quickly.” ~ Joan of Arc
  51. “The Maid and her soldiers will have the victory. Therefore the Maid is willing that you, Duke of Bedford, should not destroy yourself.” ~ Joan of Arc
  52. “Truly, if you were to tear me limb from limb and separate my soul from my body, I would not say anything more. If I did say anything, afterwards I would always declare that you made me say it by force!” ~ Joan of Arc
  53. “[Responding to trick query about whether she believed herself in a state of grace:] If I am not, may it please God to bring me into it; if I am, may He preserve me in it.” ~ Joan of Arc

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