Mother Teresa Quotes
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"Life is an opportunity, benefit from it. Life is beauty, admire it. Life is bliss, taste it. Life is a dream, realize it. Life is a challenge, meet it. Life is a duty, complete it. Life is a game, play it. Life is a promise, fulfill it. Life is sorrow, overcome it. Life is a song, sing it. Life is a struggle, accept it. Life is a tragedy, confront it. Life is an adventure, dare it. Life is luck, make it. Life is too precious, do not destroy it. Life is life, fight for it."
"People are unreasonable, illogical, and self-centered. Love them anyway."
"Spread love everywhere you go: First of all in your own house...let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier. Be the living expression of God's kindness; kindness in your face, kindness in your eyes, kindness in your smile."
"If you can't feed a hundred people, then feed just one."
"There must be a reason why some people can afford to live well. They must have worked for it. I only feel angry when I see waste. When I see people throwing away things that we could use."
"I have found the paradox, that if you love until it hurts, there can be no more hurt, only more love."
"One of the greatest diseases is to be nobody to anybody."
"We ourselves feel that what we are doing is just a drop in the ocean. But the ocean would be less because of that missing drop."
"Do not wait for leaders; do it alone, person to person."
"I know God will not give me anything I can't handle. I just wish that He didn't trust me so much."
"We think sometimes that poverty is only being hungry, naked and homeless.
"Everybody today seems to be in such a terrible rush, anxious for greater developments and greater riches and so on, so that children have very little time for their parents. Parents have very little time for each other, and in the home begins the disruption of peace of the world."
"When a poor person dies of hunger, it has not happened because God did not take care of him or her. It has happened because neither you nor I wanted to give that person what he or she needed."
"It is easy to love the people far away. It is not always easy tolove those close to us.
"The success of love is in the loving - it is not in the result of loving. Of course it is natural in love to want the best for the other person, but whether it turns out that way or not does not determine the value of what we have done."
"Even the rich are hungry for love, for being cared for, for being wanted, for having someone to call their own."
"Yesterday is gone. Tomorrow has not yet come. We have only today. Let us begin."
Mother Teresa Quotes to make you think...
"We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature - trees, flowers, grass- grows in silence; see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence... We need silence to be able to touch souls."
"In this life we cannot do great things. We can only do small things with great love."
"Kindness is a language we all understand. Even the blind can see it and the deaf can hear it."
Daily inspiration from Mother Teresa Quotes...
"Smile at each other, smile at your wife, smile at your husband, smile at your children, smile at each other -- it doesn't matter who it is -- and that will help you to grow up in greater love for each other."
"Let us more and more insist on raising funds of love, of kindness, of understanding, of peace. Money will come if we seek first the Kingdom of God - the rest will be given."
"When I was crossing into Gaza, I was asked at the checkpost whether I was carrying any weapons. I replied: Oh yes, my prayer books."
"God doesn't require us to succeed; he only requires that you try."
"If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other."