Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies.
|Born||August 26, 1910|
Mother Teresa was a Roman Catholic religious sister and missionary and was widely admired by many for her charitable works. She lived most of her life in India.
Mother Teresa founded the Missionaries of Charity, a Roman Catholic religious congregation, which in 2012 consisted of over 4,500 sisters and is active in 133 countries.
Mother Teresa received numerous honours and awards including the "Nobel Peace Prize" (1979), "Blessed Teresa of Calcutta" (2003), "Padma Shri" (1962), the "Jawaharlal Nehru Award for International Understanding" (1969) and India's highest civilian award, the "Bharat Ratna" (1980).