Famous Quotes of Saint Teresa of Jesus

Famous Quotes of Saint Teresa of Jesus

Known for her dedication to religion in addition to her literature, Santa Teresa de Jesús, founder of the Discalced Carmelites, is a clear example of the spirit and decision to pursue what fills

our heart.


  • Only love is what gives value to all things.
  • God is not to force our will; take what we give you; but it does not give itself completely until we give ourselves completely.
  • If in the midst of adversity the heart perseveres with serenity, with joy and with peace, this is love.
  • I always try to do many acts of love, because they ignite and soften the soul.
  • But it seems to us that we give everything, and it is that we offer God the income or the fruits and let us keep the roots and possession.
  • How sad it is, my God, life without you!
  • From absurd devotions and bitter saints, deliver us, Lord.
  • It is a joy for me to hear the clock tick: I see an hour of my life passed and I think I am a little closer to God.
  • Perfect love has this force: that we forget our contentment to please those we love.
  • Nothing disturbs you, nothing frightens you, everything passes, God does not change. Patience all reaches. Whoever has God lacks nothing. God alone is sufficient.
  • Prayer is not about thinking a lot, but about loving a lot.
  • Read and you will lead, do not read and you will be led.
  • If Satan could love, he would stop being evil.

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