Thoughts of St Teresa of Avila

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Prayer is nothing else than being on terms of friendship with God.

St. Teresa of Avila

Anyone who truly loves God travels securely.

Saint Teresa of Avila

Pain is never permanent.

Saint Teresa of Avila

Take God for your spouse and friend and walk with Him continually, and you will not sin, will learn to love, and the things you must do will work out prosperously for you.

St. Teresa of Avila

I do not fear Satan half so much as I fear those who fear him.

Saint Teresa of Avila

To reach something good it is very useful to have gone astray, and thus acquire experience.

Saint Teresa Of Avila

God has been very good to me, for I never dwell upon anything wrong which a person has done, so as to remember it afterwards. If I do remember it, I always see some other virtue in that person.

Saint Teresa of Avila

What we do is less than a drop in the ocean. But if it were missing, the ocean would lack something.

Mother Teresa

If you want to make peace, you don't talk to your friends. You talk to your enemies.

Mother Teresa of Calcutta

St. Teresa of Avila described our life in this world as like a night at a second-class hotel.

Malcolm Muggeridge

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

We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature - trees, flowers, grass- grows in silence; see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence... We need silence to be able to touch souls.

Mother Teresa

The good you do today, people will often forget tomorrow; Do good anyway.

Mother Teresa

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

Mother Teresa of Calcutta

Joy is prayer - Joy is strength - Joy is love - Joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls.

Mother Teresa

Everytime you smile at someone, it is an action of love, a gift to that person, a beautiful thing.

Mother Teresa

I try to give to the poor people for love what the rich could get for money. No, I wouldn't touch a leper for a thousand pounds; yet I willingly cure him for the love of God.

Mother Teresa

The hunger for love is much more difficult to remove than the hunger for bread.

Mother Teresa of Calcutta

We sometimes feel that what we do is just a drop in the ocean, but the ocean would be less because of that missing drop.

Mother Teresa of Calcutta

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

Mother Teresa of Calcutta
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