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TIME interview snippet with Mother Teresa

Interviewer: You feel you have no special qualities?

Mother Teresa: I don’t think so. I don’t claim anything of the work. It is his work. I am like a little pencil in his hand. That is all. He does the thinking. He does the writing. The pencil has nothing to do with it. The pencil has only to be allowed to be used. In human terms, the success of our work should not have happened, no


Photo and pencil bookmark by yours truly, for Audrey’s sketchbook.

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  1. Who’s reading Interior Castle?

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