Mother Teresa’s Famous Quotations

Mother Teresa’s Famous Quotations


Mother Teresa founded the Missionaries of Charity, a Roman Catholic religious congregation, which runs homes for people with incurable illnesses; soup kitchens; children’s and family counseling programs; orphanages; and schools.  Her life of service to the poor is an inspiration to many, so it’s no surprise that many of us choose to frame Mother Teresa’s quotations to inspire our family and friends.


We have three quotes from Mother Teresa that are popular in our stores, including this one, featured on a painted wood sign made by Sawdust City Signs in Wisconsin:


I know God will not give me anything I can't handle. I just wish he didn't trust me so much. - Mother Teresa

Our most popular Mother Teresa quote is quite long, so it works well in a 9″ x 13″ painted wooden frame from Kindred Hearts:

The first line of our newest quote is “Life is an opportunity…Benefit from it“.  Its message of strength and optimism are just right for graduates or those just starting out in the world on their own.