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…
If I look at the mass, I will never act. If I look at the one, I will.
It is a poverty to decide that a child must die so that you may live as you wish.
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.
At this Christmas when Christ comes, will He find a warm heart? Mark the season of Advent by loving and serving the others with God’s own love and concern.
Do not think that love, in order to be genuine, has to be extraordinary. What we need is to love without getting tired.
Each one of them is Jesus in disguise.
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.
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…
Each of us is merely a small instrument; all of us, after accomplishing our mission, will disappear.
Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.
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…
I know God won’t give me anything I can’t handle. I just wish he didn’t trust me so much.
Not all of us can do great things. But we can do small things with great love.
If you judge people, you have no time to love them.
Never be so busy as not to think of others.
Some people come in our life as blessings. Some come in your life as lessons.
Jangan mencari yang besar-besar, cukup mengerjakan yang kecil-kecil dengan cinta yang besar. Makin kecil yang kita hadapi harus makin besar cinta yang kita berikan
It is often said, inside the Church and out of it, that there is something grotesque about lectures on the sexual life when delivered by those who have shunned it. Given the way that the…
every time you smile at someone, it is an action of love, a gift to that person, a beautiful thing
If you can’t do great things, Mother Teresa used to say, do little things with great love. If you can’t do them with great love, do them with a little love. If you can’t do…
We too are called to withdraw at certain intervals into deeper silence and aloneness with God, together as a community as well as personally; to be alone with Him — not with our books, thoughts,…
Any country that accepts abortion is not teaching its people to love but to use violence to get what they want.
You can find Calcutta anywhere in the world. You only need two eyes to see. Everywhere in the world there are people that are not loved, people that are not wanted nor desired, people that…
A beautiful death is for people who lived like animals to die like angels—loved and wanted.
Poverty was not created by God. It is we who have caused it, you and I through our egotism.
The more you have, the more you are occupied, the less you give. But the less you have the more free you are. Poverty for us is a freedom. It is not mortification, a penance.…
In the developed countries there is a poverty of intimacy, a poverty of spirit, of loneliness, of lack of love. There is no greater sickness in the world today than that one.
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.
I will never attend an anti-war rally; if you have a peace rally, invite me.