“There must be a reason why some people can afford to live well. They must have worked for it. I only feel angry when I see waste. When I see people throwing away things we could use”Mother Theresa
Biography Mother Teresa
CATEGORY: Environmental quotes
WHO: Mother Teresa, Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu
BORN: 26 August 1910
WHERE: Skopje, Macedonia
DIED: 5th September 1997
NATIONALITY: Albanian, Indian citizenship 1951
In 45 years of her life, Mother Teresa devoted to the poorest of the poor, sick and dying.
In 1997, Mother Teresa’s Missionaries of Charity had over 4,000 sisters, and a brotherhood of 300 members, operating 610 missions in 123 countries.
In 1979, honoured with the Nobel Peace Prize. In addition, Pope John XXIII Peace Prize, Ramon Magsaysay Award, Pacem in Terris Award, Companion of the Order of Australia, The Order of the Merit United Kingdom and the United States, Albania Golden Honor of the Nation, The Balkan Prize, and the Albert Schweitzer International Prize.