Mother Teresa Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old mother teresa quotes, mother teresa sayings, and mother teresa proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.     

Mother Teresa

Never worry about numbers. Help one person at a time, and always start with the person nearest you.     

Mother Teresa

One of the greatest diseases is to be nobody to anybody.     

Mother Teresa

Sometimes people can hunger for more than bread. It is possible that our children, our husband, our wife, do not hunger for bread, do not need clothes, do not lack a house. But are we equally sure that none of them feels alone, abandoned, neglected, needi     

Mother Teresa

The greatest destroyer of peace is abortion because if a mother can kill her own child, what is left for me to kill you and you to kill me? There is nothing between.     

Mother Teresa

Be happy in the moment, that's enough. Each moment is all we need, not more.     

Mother Teresa

God doesn't require us to succeed; he only requires that you try.     

Mother Teresa

Live simply, so that others may simply live.     

Mother Teresa

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

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.     

Mother Teresa

To show great love for God and our neighbor we need not do great things. It is how much love we put in the doing that makes our offering something beautiful for God.     

Mother Teresa

Before you speak, it is necessary for you to listen, for God speaks in the silence of the heart.     

Mother Teresa

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

Mother Teresa

I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the waters to create many ripples.     

Mother Teresa

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.     

Mother Teresa

If you judge people, you have no time to love them.     

Mother Teresa

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

Mother Teresa

None of us, including me, ever do great things. But we can all do small things, with great love, and together we can do something wonderful.     

Mother Teresa

Every act of love is a work of peace no matter how small.     

Mother Teresa

What can you do to promote world peace? Go home and love your family.     

Mother Teresa

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

Mother Teresa

All works of love are works of peace.     

Mother Teresa

I can do things you cannot, you can do things I cannot; together we can do great things.     

Mother Teresa

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

Mother Teresa

Love cannot remain by itself it has no meaning. Love has to be put into action and that action is service.     

Mother Teresa

Never worry about numbers. Help one person at a time, and always start with the person nearest you.     

Mother Teresa

To show great love for God and our neighbor we need not do great things. It is how much love we put in the doing that makes our offering something beautiful for God.     

Mother Teresa

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.     

Mother Teresa

Kind words can be short and easy to speak but their echoes are truly endless.     

Mother Teresa

If you judge people you have no time to love them.     

Mother Teresa