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Mother Teresa of Calcutta

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Loneliness and the feeling of being unwanted is the most terrible poverty.

Mother Teresa of Calcutta

I know God will not give me anything I can't handle. I just wish that He didn't trust me so much.

Mother Teresa of Calcutta

If we want a love message to be heard, it has got to be sent out. To keep a lamp burning, we have to keep putting oil in it.

Mother Teresa of Calcutta

I prefer you to make mistakes in kindness than work miracles in unkindness.

Mother Teresa of Calcutta

It is easy to love the people far away. 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.

Mother Teresa of Calcutta

The trouble is that rich people, well-to-do people, very often don't really know who the poor are; and that is why we can forgive them, for knowledge can only lead to love, and love to service. And so, if they are not touched by them, it's because they do not know them.

Mother Teresa of Calcutta

To keep a lamp burning we have to keep putting oil in it.

Mother Teresa of Calcutta

We sometimes feel that what we do is just a drop in the ocean, but the ocean would be less because of that missing drop.

Mother Teresa of Calcutta

Love has a hem to her garment that reaches the very dust. It sweeps the streets and lanes, and because it can, it must.

Mother Teresa of Calcutta

Let us always meet each other with smile, for the smile is the beginning of love.

Mother Teresa of Calcutta

Intense love does not measure; it just gives

Mother Teresa of Calcutta

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, kindness in your warm greeting.

Mother Teresa of Calcutta

In the name of the hungry, of the naked, of the crippled, of the homeless, of the blind, in their name, I accept the award.

Mother Teresa of Calcutta

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

Mother Teresa of Calcutta

The most terrible poverty is loneliness and the feeling of being unloved.

Mother Teresa of Calcutta

it doesn't matter who it is, and that will help you to grow up in greater love for each other.

Mother Teresa of Calcutta

Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies.

Mother Teresa of Calcutta

I believe in person to person. Every person is Christ for me, and since there is only one Jesus, that person is the one person in the world at that moment.

Mother Teresa of Calcutta

There is more hunger for love and appreciation in this world than for bread.

Mother Teresa of Calcutta

Do not think that love, in order to be genuine, has to be extraordinary. What we need is to love without getting tired.

Mother Teresa of Calcutta

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

Mother Teresa of Calcutta

We can do no great things; only small things with great love.

Mother Teresa of Calcutta

We are all pencils in the hand of God.

Mother Teresa of Calcutta

We shall never know all the good that a simple smile can do.

Mother Teresa of Calcutta

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.

Mother Teresa of Calcutta
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