30 quotes about anchors for hectic lives

Collection of quotes about anchors to be used in an Instagram post or even as an idea for a tattoo, some of these quotes have great depth and are perfect to use when you feel that your life is hectic.

You may have heard someone refer to someone or something as their “anchor.” What exactly does it mean to have a life anchor? In a general way it means that we use a person or a feeling to keep us grounded. It is what helps us stay calm when things in our lives get turbulent.

A royal anchor is an ancient nautical symbol that represents stability, strength, and support. These phrases do a great job of illustrating an anchor as a representation of hope, life as well as giving you inspiration.

The best phrases about Anchors

1. “A life without God is like a ship without an anchor.”
Billy Graham

2. “Hope keeps our soul firm and secure like an anchor.”
Hebrews 6:19

3. “Children are the anchors that tie life to mothers.”

4. “Life’s harshest storms demonstrate the strength of our anchors.”

5. “A ship should not sail with a single anchor, nor should life be lived with a single hope.”

6. “The ship of our dreams must be anchored or else they will be lost.”
Laurence Galian

7. “Her eyes were the most beautiful anchor that bound my dreams.”
Homer Foundling

30 quotes about anchors for hectic lives

8. “To lose our connection to the body is to become spiritually homeless. Without this anchor, we float aimlessly, buffeted by the winds and waves of life.”
Anodea Judith

9. “Once you have found your anchor, never let go, no matter what.”
John Marrs

10. “The past is an anchor with suffering written on the rope. Don’t live there. Break free.”
Mark Millar

11. “Hope is the anchor of our life.”
Lailah Gifty Akita

12. “Unless man anchors himself to true love; man will always move in the middle of nowhere!”
Mehmet Murat Ildan

13. “There are pilgrims from eternity, whose ship wanders hither and thither, and who will never drop anchor.”
lord byron

14. “Your love is an anchor in my life.”

15. “Giving happiness and doing good, that is our law, our anchor of salvation, our lighthouse, our reason for being”
Henri-Frédéric Amiel

16. “It is better to lose the anchor than the whole ship.”
dutch proverb

17. “I will keep your heart anchored in my soul as long as we both live.”
Brandy Fitzgerald

18. “All you need is an anchor to keep you safely grounded when the rest of your life spirals out of control.”
Katie Kavinsky

19. “Hope is the anchor of our souls. I don’t know anyone who doesn’t need hope: young or old, strong or weak, rich or poor.”
James E. Faust

20. “Home should be your anchor, a safe harbor in a storm, a refuge and a happy place to dwell, a place where we are loved and where we can love.”
Marvin J Ashton

21. “Work is an anchor that prevents undisciplined minds from drifting into the past. It keeps you in the present tense.”

22. “Love is the anchor that keeps you from drifting.”
Robert Colbert

23. “Learn to forgive yourself. Guilt is a kind of anchor that slows down our growth and transformation.”
Purvi Raniga

24. “Women and God are the two rocks on which a man must anchor or be shipwrecked.”
Frederick W Robertson

25. “Having a purpose can be something grandiose and visionary or it can be very small, subtle and simple. Understanding your purpose anchors your awareness to the contribution you make every day.”
Cynthia Yoder

26. “We do not have to remain anchored in the quicksand of a dwindling past and lose the war against oblivion, but we must listen to the scorching sounds of new horizons.”
Erik Pevernagie

27. “Sometimes we sail with the wind and sometimes against it, but we must sail, not drift or drop anchor.”
Oliver Wendell Holmes

28. “Breathing slowly is like an anchor in the middle of an emotional storm; said anchor will not make the storm go away, but at least it will hold it steady until it passes.”
russ harris

29. “Everyone has their own boat, it’s a matter of getting it out of the sand and into the water. You can anchor the ship if you are afraid of storms and go nowhere or you can let God be the navigator and guide you on your journey.”
Anthony Liccione

30. “If I lose control, be my center. If I am in the storm, be my shelter. If my faith is gone, be my hope. And when the sea roars, be my anchor.
Christine D’Clario

What do you think of these quotes about anchors?

Sailors use a ship’s anchor to keep the ship from drifting due to current or wind conditions. It’s easy to see how this can be a great way to describe life.

What phrase did you like? You can use the comments section below.