Here’s a selection of Mother Teresa’s most inspiring quotes. The woman who inspired the order of the Sisters of Mercy continues to inspire thousands to live a life of single-minded devotion to God.

 

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

“Each one of them is Jesus in disguise.”

“I have found the paradox, that if you love until it hurts, there can be no more hurt, only more love.”

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

“Let us always meet each other with a smile, for the smile is the beginning of love.”

“In this life we cannot do great things. We can only do small things with great love.”

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

“Many people mistake our work for our vocation. Our vocation is the love of Jesus.”

“The biggest disease today is not leprosy or tuberculosis, but rather the feeling of being unwanted.”

 

Which Mother Teresa quotes most inspire you?

Mark Williamson works as a director of One Rock. He’s an experienced leadership trainer, author of biographies on John Wesley and William Wilberforce, and is also passionate about praying for London. He enjoys good films, good food, and going for long walks with his wife Joanna. You can follow him on Twitter @markonerock.