Written on the Walls

Written on the walls

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Teresa of Calcutta
On a wall in one of St Teresa’s Children’s Homes:

♥ People are often unreasonable, irrational, and self-centered; forgive them anyway.
♥ If you are kind, people may accuse you of selfish, ulterior motives; be kind
anyway.
♥ If you are successful, you will win some unfaithful friends and some genuine enemies; succeed anyway.
♥ If you are honest and sincere, people may deceive you; Be honest and sincere anyway.
♥ What you spend years creating, others could destroy overnight; Create anyway.
♥ If you find serenity and happiness, some may be jealous; be happy anyway.
♥ The good you do today will often be forgotten; do good anyway.
♥ Give the best you have, and it will never be enough; Give your best anyway.
♥ In the final analysis, it is between you and God; it was never between you and them anyway.

Have a great week – shobana

8 Comments on “Written on the Walls

  1. Thank you, Shobana for this post. Loved it. Incidentally, Mother Teresa was not of Kolkata or India or Macedonia, she belonged to the whole world.

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