56 Mother Teresa Famous Sayings

In this post, you will find famous Mother Teresa sayings.

Mother Teresa Sayings


“Your true character is most accurately measured by how you treat those who can do ‘Nothing’ for you.” —Mother Teresa


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


“One truly must have suffered oneself to help others.” —Mother Teresa


“We are not called to be successful, but faithful.” —Mother Teresa


“Some people come in our life as blessings. Some come in your life as lessons.” —Mother Teresa


“We shall never know all the good that a simple smile can do.” —Mother Teresa


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


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


“Give your hands to serve and your hearts to love.” —Mother Teresa


“Love is a fruit in season at all times, and within reach of every hand.” —Mother Teresa


“Yesterday is gone. Tomorrow has not yet come. We have only today. Let us begin.” —Mother Teresa


“If you can’t feed a hundred people, then feed just one.” —Mother Teresa


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


“Be happy in the moment, that’s enough. Each moment is all we need, not more.” —Mother Teresa


“I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the waters to create many ripples.” —Mother Teresa


“When you love till it hurts, there will be no hurt left, just love.” —Mother Teresa


“We must make our homes centers of compassion and forgive endlessly.” —Mother Teresa


“I don’t do great things. I do small things with great love.” —Mother Teresa


“One of the greatest diseases is to be nobody to anybody.” —Mother Teresa


“A life not lived for others is not a life.” —Mother Teresa


“Prayer is the mortar that holds our house together.” —Mother Teresa


“Good works are links that form a chain of love.” —Mother Teresa


“Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.” —Mother Teresa


“Intense love does not measure, it just gives.” —Mother Teresa


“We learn humility through accepting humiliations cheerfully.” —Mother Teresa


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


“If you judge people, you have no time to love them.” —Mother Teresa


“Love begins by taking care of the closest ones – the ones at home.” —Mother Teresa


“When you don’t have anything, then you have everything.” —Mother Teresa


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


“Words which do not give the light of Christ increase the darkness.” —Mother Teresa


“So many signatures for such a small heart.” —Mother Teresa


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


“The most terrible poverty is loneliness, and the feeling of being unloved.” —Mother Teresa


“If you give what you do not need, it is not giving.” —Mother Teresa


“Never worry about numbers. Help one person at a time, and always start with the person nearest you.” —Mother Teresa


“If you are honest and frank people will try to cheat you: Be honest anyway.” —Mother Teresa


“More tears are shed over answered prayers than unanswered ones.” —Mother Teresa


“Jesus said love one another. He didn’t say love the whole world.” —Mother Teresa


“There is no key to happiness; the door is always open.” —Mother Teresa


“Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies.” —Mother Teresa


“Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.” —Mother Teresa


“The more you have, the more occupied you are. The less you have, the more free you are.” —Mother Teresa


“The good you do today, will often be forgotten by tomorrow. Do good anyway.” —Mother Teresa


“One filled with joy preaches without preaching.” —Mother Teresa

 Short Mother Teresa Sayings


“Peace begins with a smile.” —Mother Teresa


“Joy is strength.” —Mother Teresa


“Life is an opportunity, benefit from it.” —Mother Teresa


“Life is too precious, do not destroy it.” —Mother Teresa


“You are greater than you know.” —Mother Teresa


“Work without love is slavery.” —Mother Teresa


“Life is a challenge, we must take it. —Mother Teresa


“It is a kingly act to assist the fallen.” —Mother Teresa


“The first step to becoming is to will it.” —Mother Teresa


“Never be so busy as not to think of others.” —Mother Teresa