Patrick O'Brien

Tag: Nuns

On silence (4)

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“The trees, the flowers, the plants grow in silence . . .
Silence gives us a new perspective.”

~  Mother Teresa  ~
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On life (6)

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“Joy is strength”

~  Mother Teresa  ~
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On life (5)

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“So long as you have food in your mouth, you
have solved all questions for the time being.”

Franz Kafka  ~

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On love (7)

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“Let us always meet each other with smile
— for the smile is the beginning of love.”

Mother Teresa  ~
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On prayer (6)

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‘Washing the smalls’

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Let my work be a prayer
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My heroes (3)

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Image: Semper Fidelis

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This woman’s simplicity, humility, courage, and love for
.humanity, has been an inspiration throughout my life . . .

Mother Teresa
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On life (4)

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TAXES:

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“Give to Caesar the things that are Caesar’s
— and to God the things that are God’s.”

Jesus  ~
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On prayer (5)

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“Work as if you were to live a hundred years.
Pray as if you were to die tomorrow”

Benjamin Franklin  ~
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On prayer (3)

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“Silence is prayer”

~  Mother Teresa  ~
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On love (4)

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Do small things, with great love . . .

~ Mother Teresa ~
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On prayer (2)

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“God speaks in the silence of the heart. Listening
is the beginning of prayer.”  ~  Mother Teresa
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On prayer (1)

Copyright 2011 © Patrick O’Brien

You don’t have a soul.
You are a Soul.
You have a body.

~ C.S. Lewis ~
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Service of God

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