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We know only too well that what we are doing is nothing more than a drop in the ocean. But if the drop were not there, the ocean would be missing something.
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— Mother Teresa
It's not how much we give but how much love we put into giving.
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— Mother Teresa
The most terrible poverty is loneliness, and the feeling of being unloved.
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— Mother Teresa
Not all of us can do great things. But we can do small things with great love.
— Mother Teresa
If you can't feed a hundred people, feed just one.
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— Mother Teresa
I prefer you to make mistakes in kindness than work miracles in unkindness.
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— Mother Teresa
Spread love everywhere you go: first of all in your own home. Give love to your children, to your wife or husband, to a next door neighbor . . . 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.
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— Mother Teresa
Jesus said love one another. He didn't say love the whole world.
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— Mother Teresa
Love is a fruit in season at all times and within reach of every hand.
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— Mother Teresa
Intense love does not measure it just gives.
— Mother Teresa
Joy is a net of love in which you can catch souls.
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— Mother Teresa
Joy is prayer; joy is strength: joy is love; joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls.
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— Mother Teresa
There is much suffering in the world - physical, material, mental. The suffering of some can be blamed on the greed of others. The material and physical suffering is suffering from hunger, from homelessness, from all kinds of diseases. But the greatest suffering is being lonely, feeling unloved, having no one. I have come more and more to realize that it is being unwanted that is the worst disease that any human being can ever experience.
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— Mother Teresa
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; therefore, who are we to condemn anybody?
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— Mother Teresa
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.
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— Mother Teresa
It is a kingly act to assist the fallen.
— Mother Teresa
People who love each other fully and truly are the happiest people in the world. They may have little, they may have nothing, but they are happy people. Everything depends on how we love one another.
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— Mother Teresa
Whenever you share love with others, you'll notice the peace that comes to you and to them.
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— Mother Teresa
God didn't call me to be successful, He called me to be faithful.
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— Mother Teresa
Every time you smile at someone, it is an action of love, a gift to that person, a beautiful thing.
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— Mother Teresa
Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier.
— Mother Teresa
I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the waters to create many ripples.
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— Mother Teresa
Love is proved by deeds; the more they cost us, the greater the proof of our love.
— Mother Teresa
God doesn't require us to succeed, he only requires that you try.
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— Mother Teresa
Peace and war begin at home. If we truly want peace in the world, let us begin by loving one another in our own families. If we want to spread joy, we need for every family to have joy.
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— Mother Teresa
Be happy in the moment, that's enough. Each moment is all we need, not more.
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— Mother Teresa
I love all religions. ... If people become better Hindus, better Muslims, better Buddhists by our acts of love, then there is something else growing there." She upheld that there are many ways to God': "All is God - Buddists, Hindus, Christians, etc., all have access to the same God."
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— Mother Teresa
At the end of life we will not be judged by how many diplomas we have received, how much money we have made, how many great things we have done. We will be judged by "I was hungry, and you gave me something to eat, I was naked and you clothed me. I was homeless, and you took me in.
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— Mother Teresa
Some people come in our life as blessings. Some come in your life as lessons.
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— Mother Teresa
If you want to change the world, go home and love your family.
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— Mother Teresa
God does not create poverty; we do, because we do not share.
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— Mother Teresa
The hunger for love is much more difficult to remove than the hunger for bread.
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— Mother Teresa
There are so many religions and each one has its different ways of following God. I follow Christ: Jesus is my God, Jesus is my Spouse, Jesus is my Life, Jesus is my only Love, Jesus is my All in All; Jesus is my Everything.
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— Mother Teresa
Speak tenderly; let there be kindness in your face, in your eyes, in your smile, in the warmth of your greeting. Always have a cheerful smile. Don't only give your care, but give your heart as well.
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— Mother Teresa
I have found the paradox, that if you love until it hurts, there can be no more hurt, only more love.
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— Mother Teresa
Love begins by taking care of the closest ones - the ones at home.
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— Mother Teresa
Pain and suffering have come into your life, but remember pain, sorrow, suffering are but the kiss of Jesus - a sign that you have come so close to Him that He can kiss you.
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— Mother Teresa
We must not be surprised when we hear of murders, killings, of wars, or of hatred...If a mother can kill her own child, what is left but for us to kill each other?
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— Mother Teresa
Never worry about numbers. Help one person at a time and always start with the person nearest you.
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— Mother Teresa
What can you do to promote world peace? Go home and love your family.
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— Mother Teresa
mother teresa
Birth    : August 26, 1910
Death  : September 5, 1997
Occupation  : Saint