Poems based on the saying "There but for the grace of God go I" include "But For The Grace Of God Go I" by Linda M Hill and "There but for the grace of God" by Julie Ann Jones. These poems convey compassion and a sense of good fortune.
The poem "There but for the Grace of God go I (part 1)" by Jackie D. Eastridge is also inspired by the proverbial phrase. The American band Machine wrote the song "There But for The Grace of God Go I," which is also based on this phrase. Although the phrase is usually attributed to English preacher and martyr John Bradford, there is no solid proof that he actually said it, according to Phrases.org.uk.