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God doesn't require us to succeed; he only requires that you try.

Mother Teresa

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.

Mother Teresa

Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier.

Mother Teresa

Whether one is Hindu or a Muslim or a Christian, how you live your life is proof that you are or not fully His. We cannot condemn or judge or pass words that will hurt people. We don't know in what way God is appearing to that soul and what God is drawing that soul to; therefor, who are we to condemn anybody?

Mother Teresa

The good you do today, people will often forget tomorrow; Do good anyway.

Mother Teresa

Please choose the way of peace. ... In the short term there may be winners and losers in this war that we all dread. But that never can, nor never will justify the suffering, pain and loss of life your weapons will cause.

Mother Teresa

If you can't feed a hundred people, then feed just one.

Mother Teresa

There are many in the world dying for a piece of bread, but there are many more dying for a little love.

Mother Teresa

It's not how much we give, but how much love we put into giving.

Mother Teresa

Intense love does not measure, it just gives.

Mother Teresa

I have found the paradox that if I love until it hurts, then there is no hurt, but only more love.

Mother Teresa

What we do is less than a drop in the ocean. But if it were missing, the ocean would lack something.

Mother Teresa

If you find serenity and happiness, some people may be jealous. Be happy anyway.

Mother Teresa

I try to give to the poor people for love what the rich could get for money. No, I wouldn't touch a leper for a thousand pounds; yet I willingly cure him for the love of God.

Mother Teresa

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.

Mother Teresa

You can do no great things, just small things with great love.

Mother Teresa

Joy is prayer - Joy is strength - Joy is love - Joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls.

Mother Teresa

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.

Mother Teresa

There are no great things, only small things with great love. Happy are those.

Mother Teresa

If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other.

Mother Teresa

Sweetest Lord, make me appreciative of the dignity of my high vocation, and its many responsibilities. Never permit me to disgrace it by giving way to coldness, unkindness, or impatience.

Mother Teresa

If you try, you will find it impossible to do one great thing. You can only do many small things with great love.

Mother Teresa

Loneliness is the most terrible poverty.

Mother Teresa

I do not pray for success, I ask for faithfulness.

Mother Teresa

Everytime you smile at someone, it is an action of love, a gift to that person, a beautiful thing.

Mother Teresa
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