By citizenship, an Indian. By faith, I am a Catholic nun. As to my calling, I belong to the world.
Our latest collection of quotes by Mother Teresa about living a life of compassion and purpose.
Mother Teresa is admired by millions because of her charitable work and the lives she touched. Some of her views were controversial, but no one can deny the power of her words and actions! But we can do small things with great love. Prayer is putting oneself in the hands of God, at His disposition, and listening to His voice in the depth of our hearts.
What we need is to love without getting tired. Parents have very little time for each other, and in the home begins the disruption of peace of the world. Do you know your next door neighbor? To keep a lamp burning, we have to keep putting oil in it.
It is not always easy to love those close to us. It is easier to give a cup of rice to relieve hunger than to relieve the loneliness and pain of someone unloved in our own home.
Bring love into your home for this is where our love for each other must start. Money is not enough, money can be got, but they need your hearts to love them.
So, spread your love everywhere you go. Only in heaven will we see how much we owe to the poor for helping us to love God better because of them. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier. 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.
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.
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. But the ocean would be less because of that missing drop.
In the short term there may be winners and losers in this war that we all dread. But that never can, or never will justify the suffering, pain and loss of life your weapons will cause.
I was asking myself what do they feel when they do this? They are all children of God. Why do they do it? As you can see, Mother Teresa was big on love, giving, and being there for others.
Truth is, we all can love more and lend a helping hand more often. Perhaps, these quotes by Mother Teresa will inspire you and others to start where she left off; helping the less fortunate and loving all despite our differences.
I wanted to include one of her quotes and actually found two.Mother Teresa inspired millions through her lifelong devotion to the neediest and most vulnerable of the world. Here are 20 of her most inspiring quotes. A Nobel Peace Prize laureate, Mother Teresa devoted her life to the poor, the sick, the abandoned and the dying in countries around the world.
Mother Teresa's 15 Tips to Help You Become More Humble. While she was head of the Missionaries of Charity, Mother Teresa kept a list of ways to cultivate humility for the sisters in her care. Mother Teresa, known in the Roman Catholic Church as Saint Teresa of Calcutta (born Anjezë Gonxhe Bojaxhiu, Albanian: [aˈɲɛzə ˈɡɔndʒɛ bɔjaˈdʒiu]; 26 August – 5 September ), was an Albanian-Indian Roman Catholic nun and missionary.
“Humility is the mother of all virtues; purity, charity and obedience.
It is in being humble that our love becomes real, devoted and ardent. If you are humble nothing will touch you, neither praise nor disgrace, because you know what you are. quotes from Mother Teresa: 'If you judge people, you have no time to love them.', 'Not all of us can do great things.
But we can do small things with great love.', and 'Peace begins with a smile..'. I’m going to share with you 50 of the best quotes by Mother Teresa that I assure you will inspire you to appreciate life more, love more, and find beauty all around you.
These came from the book I mentioned earlier, as well as her other book, Where There Is Love, There is God, as well as her interviews.