Commandments of Mother Teresa

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Ten Commandments of Mother Teresa

1. People are illogical, unreasonable, and self-centred — Love them anyway.
2. If you do good, people will accuse you of selfish ulterior motives. — Do good anyway.
3. If you are successful, you win false friends and true enemies — Succeed anyway.
4. Honesty and frankness make you vulnerable — Be honest and frank anyway.
5. What you spend years building may be destroyed overnight — Build anyway.
6. The biggest men and women with the biggest ideas can be shot down by the smallest men and women with the smallest minds — Think big anyway.
7. The good you do today will be forgotten tomorrow – Do good anyway.
8. People favour underdogs but follow only top dogs — Fight for a few underdogs anyway.
9. People really need help but may attack you if you do help them — Help people anyway.
10. Give the world the best you have and you’ll get kicked in the teeth — Give the world the best you have anyway.

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