Mother Teresa Quotes (82 quotes)
“Even the rich are hungry for love, for being cared for, for being wanted, for having someone to call their own.”
As quoted in: "Mother Teresa: Essential Writings" (Orbis Books, 2001), p. 46
Mother Teresa Reflects on Working Toward Peace, (essay, Santa Clara University, retrieved August 2012).
As quoted in: Reader's digest quotable quotes: wit and wisdom for all occasions from America's most popular magazine, 1997 - ISBN: 9780895779250
“If you want a love message to be heard, it has got to be sent out. To keep a lamp burning, we have to keep putting oil in it.”
As quoted in: "Born for love: reflections on loving" (1992) by Leo F. Buscaglia, p. 15
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Born: August 26, 1910
Died: September 5, 1997 (aged 87)
Bio: Blessed Mother Teresa of Calcutta, born Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu and commonly known as Mother Teresa of Calcutta, was an Albanian born Indian Roman Catholic nun. By blood, I am Albanian. By citizenship, an Indian. By faith, I am a Catholic nun. As to my calling, I belong to the world. As to my heart, I belong entirely to the Heart of Jesus.