29 Inspirational Mother Teresa quotes about giving

Saint Mother Teresa was an Albanian Catholic nun and missionary. She was born in 1910 and passed away in 1997. Mother Teresa was hugely admired for all the charitable works that she did: feeding the homeless, caring for the sick, running an orphanage to name a few!

Bellow you will find this deeply inspiring collection of Mother Teresa quotes, which really show just how much love she gave to the world.

  1. Not all of us can do great achievements. But we can do small achievements with great love.”
  2. Kind words are short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.”
  3. The most terrible poverty is loneliness and the feeling of being unloved.”
  4. If you can’t feed a hundred people, then feed just one.”
  5. If you judge people, you have no time to love them.”
  6. Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier.”
  7. Some people come into our life as blessings. Some come in our life as lessons.”
  8. This is the meaning of true love, to give until it hurts.”
  9. If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other.”
  10. We shall never know all the good that a simple smile can do.”

  1. Yesterday is gone. Tomorrow has not yet come. We have only today. Let us begin.”
  2. Be faithful in small actions/achievements, because it is in them that your strength lies.
  3. I alone cannot transform the world, but I can cast a stone across the waters to create many ripples.”
  4. The hunger for love is much more difficult to remove than the hunger for bread.”
  5. 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.”
  6. You have never really lived until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.”
  7. It’s a kingly act to assist the fallen.”
  8. A sacrifice to be real is necessary to cost, to hurt and to empty ourselves. Give yourself fully to God. He will use you to accomplish great things on the condition that you believe much more in His LOVE than in your weakness.”
  9. Never worry about numbers. Help one person at a time, and always start with the person nearest you.”
  10. Do not wait for leaders; do it alone, person to person.”
  11. 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.
  12. Be happy in the moment, that’s enough. Each moment is all we need, not more.”
  13. Every time you smile at someone, it is an action of love, a gift to that person, a beautiful act.”
  14. At the end of our lives, we will not be judged by how many diplomas we have received, how much money we have made or how many great things we have done. We will be judged by; “I was hungry and you gave me food to eat. I was naked and you clothed me. I was homeless and you took me in.”
  15. I can do things you cannot, you can do things I cannot; together we can do great things.”
  16. Joy is prayer; joy is strength: joy is love; joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls.”
  17. The miracle is not that we do this work, but that we are happy to do it.
  18. We ourselves feel that what we are doing is just a drop in the ocean. But the ocean would be less because of that missing drop.”
  19. Intense love does not measure, it just gives.”


November 22, 2021


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