Mother Teresa Quotes
Brief author info: Mother Teresa (1910-1997) Yugoslavian missionary Roman Catholic nun who founded Missionaries of Charity; received India's Order of the Lotus for charitable work with India's poor; first recipient of John XXIII Peace Prize; recipient Nobel Peace Prize (1979).
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Life is a game, play it.
If you judge people, you have no time to love them.
God doesn't require us to succeed, he only requires that you try
I know God will not give me anything I can't handle. I just wish that He didn't trust me so much.
Everytime you smile at someone, it is an action of love, a gift to that person, a beautiful thing.
We are all pencils in the hand of God.
The hunger for love is much more difficult to remove than the hunger for bread.
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.
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.
Work without love is slavery.
There are times when even the greatest tactician in diplomatic cunning is outclassed in his own game. It is then that he discovers that all that he thought he had gained is but loss, and that what is left of national honor and dignity is but the shadow of an illustrious past that is gone forever, or of a potentially great future that will never come.
The first time someone shows you who they are, believe them.
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life. It goes on.
A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.
When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us.