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Looking for Mother Teresa Quotes about Love and Life?

Mother Teresa was the founder of the Order of the Missionaries of Charity, a Roman Catholic congregation of women dedicated to helping the poor. Considered one of the greatest humanitarians of the 20th century, she was canonized as Saint Teresa of Calcutta in 2016.
We have collected a list of inspirational Mother Teresa Quotes to inspire love in your life.

Inspirational Mother Teresa Quotes

“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.”
“Peace begins with a smile..”
“I am not sure exactly what heaven will be like, but I know that when we die and it comes time for God to judge us, he will not ask, ‘How many good things have you done in your life?’ rather he will ask, ‘How much love did you put into what you did?”
“Every time you smile at someone, it is an action of love, a gift to that person, a beautiful thing.”

“Do not think that love in order to be genuine has to be extraordinary. What we need is to love without getting tired. Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies.”

“Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.”
“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.”
“The most terrible poverty is loneliness, and the feeling of being unloved.”

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

“It’s not how much we give but how much love we put into giving.”

“God doesn’t require us to succeed, he only requires that you try.”

“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.”

“I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the waters to create many ripples.”
“The hunger for love is much more difficult to remove than the hunger for bread.”
“Live simply so others may simply live.”
“If you are humble nothing will touch you, neither praise nor disgrace, because you know what you are.”
“I can do things you cannot, you can do things I cannot; together we can do great things.”


“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.”

“Do not wait for leaders; do it alone, person to person.”

“A life not lived for others is not a life.”

“If you can’t feed a hundred people, feed just one.”

“I would rather make mistakes in kindness and compassion than work miracles in unkindness and hardness.”
“Never worry about numbers. Help one person at a time and always start with the person nearest you.”
“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.”
“People are unrealistic, illogical, and self-centered. Love them anyway.”

“Love is not patronizing and charity isn’t about pity, it is about love. Charity and love are the same — with charity you give love, so don’t just give money but reach out your hand instead.”


“If we pray, we will believe; If we believe, we will love; If we love, we will serve.”

“Spread the love of God through your life but only use words when necessary.”

“Without patience, we will learn less in life. We will see less. We will feel less. We will hear less. Ironically, rush and more usually mean less.”

“In the silence of the heart God speaks. If you face God in prayer and silence, God will speak to you. Then you will know that you are nothing. It is only when you realize your nothingness, your emptiness, that God can fill you with Himself. Souls of prayer are souls of great silence.”

“Prayer in action is love, love in action is service.”
“Life is a game, play it.”

“I must be willing to give whatever it takes to do good to others. This requires that I be willing to give until it hurts. Otherwise, there is no true love in me, and I bring injustice, not peace, to those around me.”

“Intense love does not measure it just gives. ”
“Be happy in the moment, that’s enough. Each moment is all we need, not more.”
“Love is a fruit in season at all times and within reach of every hand.”

“We must know that we have been created for greater things, not just to be a number in the world, not just to go for diplomas and degrees, this work and that work. We have been created in order to love and to be loved.”

“Let us not be satisfied with just giving money. Money is not enough, money can be got, but they need your hearts to love them. So, spread your love everywhere you go.”


“Go out into the world today and love the people you meet. Let your presence light new light in the hearts of people.”

“We do not need guns and bombs to bring peace, we need love and compassion.”

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

“When you have nothing left but God,you have more than enough to start over again.”

“The trees, the flowers, the plants grow in silence. The stars, the sun, the moon move in silence. Silence gives us a new perspective.”

“The success of love is in the loving – it is not in the result of loving. 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.”

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

“Keep the corners of your mouth turned up. Speak in a low, persuasive tone. Listen; be teachable. Laugh at good stories and learn to tell them…For as long as you are green, you can grow.”

“He who is faultless does not care for the opinion of others.”

“Everything that is not given is lost.”
“It is not how much we do, but how much love we put in the doing. It is not how much we give, but how much love is put in the giving.”

“If we really want to love we must learn how to forgive.”

“Even if you’re on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there.”

“Life’s a song,sing it”

“In the home begins the disruption of the peace of the world.”
“Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier.”
“Yesterday is gone and tomorrow has not yet come; we must live each day as if it were our last so that when God calls us we already, and prepared, to die with a clean heart.”
“I am a little pencil in God’s hands. He does the thinking. He does the writing. He does everything and sometimes it is really hard because it is a broken pencil and He has to sharpen it a little more.”
“When you judge someone you have no time to love them.”
“The fruit of silence is prayer, the fruit of prayer is faith, the fruit of faith is love, the fruit of love is service and the fruit of service is peace.”
“Some people come in our life as blessings. Others come in our life as lessons.”

Which one is your favorite Mother Teresa Quote?

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