Today marks the 104th anniversary of the birth of Mother Teresa—the Catholic nun and humanitarian who’s become a symbol of giving, selflessness, humility, and peace across the world. Though she passed away in 1997 after dedicating her life to the poor and sick, her legacy of charity and kindness lives on.
So to honor the occasion of her birthday, we’ve collected nine of the Nobel Peace Prize winner’s most inspiring quotes, below.
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Martin Luther King: “We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.”