You will find many of Mother Teresa best quotes. Born on 26 August 1910 in Üsküp, Kosovo Vilayet, Ottoman (present-day: Skopje, North Macedonia), Mother Mary Teresa Bojaxhiu (born Anjezë Gonxhe Bojaxhiu) was an Albanian-Indian Roman Catholic nun and missionary.
Given honored within the Catholic Church as Saint Teresa of Calcutta in 2016, Mother Teresa was the founding father of the Order of the Missionaries of Charity (a Roman Catholic congregation of girls devoted to serving the poor), with Mother Teresa best quotes.
Since she was twelve years old, Teresa knew that she needed to be a missionary to unfold the love of Christ someday, with Mother Teresa best quotes.
Mother Teresa best quotes
Joy is prayer; joy is strength; joy is love; joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls.
Life is a song, sing it. Life is a struggle, accept it.
God doesn’t require us to succeed; he only requires that you try.
“Life is an opportunity, benefit from it. Life is beauty, admire 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.”
“True love is love that causes us pain, that hurts, and yet brings us joy. That is why we must pray to God and ask Him to give us the courage to love.”― Mother Teresa
“In loving one another through our works we bring an increase of grace and a growth in divine love.” ― Mother Teresa
The hunger for love is much more difficult to remove than the hunger for bread. God has created us to love and to be loved, and this is the beginning of prayer-to know that He loves me, that I have been created for greater things.
The hunger for love is much more difficult to remove than the hunger for bread.”
“There are no great things, only small things with great love. Happy are those.”― Mother Teresa
“Doctors can heal the body, but it is music that uplifts the spirit.”
“God loves me. I’m not here just to fill a place, just to be a number. He has chosen me for a purpose. I know it.”
“It is a poverty to decide that a child must die so that you may live as you wish.” – Mother Teresa
The miracle is not that we do this work, but that we are happy to do it.
Mother Teresa best quotes
At the heart of silence is prayer. At the heart of prayer is faith. At the heart of faith is life. At the heart of life is service.
“Being unwanted, unloved, uncared for, forgotten by everybody, I think that is a much greater hunger, a much greater poverty than the person who has nothing to eat.” – Mother Teresa
If you want to change the world, go home and love your family.
“Life is a challenge, we must take it.” ― Mother Teresa
“If you are discouraged, it is a sign of pride because it shows you trust in your own powers.” ― Mother Teresa
“Love begins by taking care of the closest ones – the ones at home.” ― Mother Teresa
“It is a poverty to decide that a child must die so that you may live as you wish.” ― Mother Teresa
“Life is an opportunity, benefit from it. Life is beauty, admire it. Life is a dream, realize it.” ― Mother Teresa
“Let us not be satisfied with just giving money. Money is not enough, money can be got, but they need your hearts to love them. So, spread your love everywhere you go.” – Mother Teresa
“If you find happiness, people may be jealous. Be happy anyway.”
“For all those who make such stories which are not true, I only say God forgive all these people. I feel sorry for them because they are doing so much harm to themselves.”
“Loneliness and the feeling of being unwanted is the most terrible poverty.” – Mother Teresa
“Not all of us can do great things. But we can do small things with great love.” – Mother Teresa
“I know God won’t give me anything I can’t handle. I just wish he didn’t trust me so much.” – Mother Teresa
“Let us touch the dying, the poor, the lonely and the unwanted according to the graces we have received and let us not be ashamed or slow to do the humble work.” – Mother Teresa
“Spread the love of God through your life but only use words when necessary.” ― Mother Teresa
“Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies.” – Mother Teresa
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 to grow up in greater love for each other.”
Prayer is not asking. Prayer is putting oneself in the hands of God, at His disposition, and listening to His voice in the depth of our hearts.
Life is an opportunity, benefit from it. Life is beauty, admire it. Life is a dream, realize it.
Mother Teresa best quotes
If you can’t feed a hundred people, then feed just one.
“If you judge people, you have no time to love them.”
“Let us make one point, that we meet each other with a smile when it is difficult to smile. Smile at each other, make time for each other in your family.”
“There is a light in this world, a healing spirit more powerful than any darkness we may encounter. We sometimes lose sight of this force when there is suffering, too much pain. Then suddenly, the spirit will emerge through the lives of ordinary people who hear a call and answer in extraordinary ways.”
“You will never truly realize God is all you need until He becomes all you have.”― Mother Teresa
“Not handouts, but rather hands held.”― Mother Teresa
“If each of us would only sweep our own doorstep, the whole world would be clean.”
“The good you do today may be forgotten tomorrow. Do good anyway.”
“Even the rich are hungry for love, for being cared for, for being wanted, for having someone to call their own.” – Mother Teresa
Let us touch the dying, the poor, the lonely, and the unwanted according to the graces we have received, and let us not be ashamed or slow to do the humble work.
“We interfere with God’s plans when we push in someone or something else not suitable for us. Be strict with yourself, and then be very strict with what you are receiving from the outside.”― Mother Teresa