Best 2 864 of Mahatma Gandhi quotes - MyQuotes

Follow
Mahatma Gandhi
By Anonym 13 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

A democrat should not rely upon the force of the arms his state could flaunt in the face of the world, but on the moral force his state could put at the disposal of the world.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

We but mirror the world. All the tendencies present in the outer world are to be found in the world of our body. If we could change ourselves, the tendencies in the world would also change. As a man changes his own nature, so does the attitude of the world change towards him. This is the divine mystery supreme. A wonderful thing it is and the source of our happiness. We need not wait to see what others do.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

Not violence, nor untruth but non-violence and Truth are the laws of our being.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

If it was wrong to seek God in a stone, how was it right to seek Him in a book called the Gita, the Granth Sahib or the Koran?

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

The fact that mankind persists shows that the cohesive force is greater than the disruptive force, centripetal force greater than centrifugal.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

Never has man reached his destination by persistence in deviation from the straight path.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

Joy lies in the fight, in the attempt, in the suffering involved, not in the victory itself

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

I would rather drown myself in the waters of the Sabarmati than harbour hate or animosity in my heart.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

Total nonviolent non-cooperation has no place in popular Raj, whatever its level may be.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

Let the Jews who claim to be the chosen race prove their title by choosing the way of non-violence for vindicating their position on earth. Every country is their home, including Palestine, not by aggression but by loving service

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

Further march of civilization seems to employ increasing domination of man over beast, together with a growingly humane method of using them.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

Literacy in itself is no education.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

By patriotism I mean the welfare of the whole people, if I secure it at the hands of my opponent, I should bow down my head to him.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

Seven blunders of the world that lead to violence.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

Men are good. But they are poor victims making themselves miserable under the false belief that they are doing good.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

Mother cow is as useful dead as when she is alive.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

My religion forbids me to belittle or disregard other cultures, as it insists, under pain of civil suicide, upon imbibing and living my own.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

Forgive and forget, but never forget to forgive. You may find a happier heart is the key to a happier life.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

Often does good come out of evil. But that is God's, not man's plan.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

Without a belief in my programme and without an acceptance of my condition, you will ruin me, ruin yourselves and ruin the cause.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

Let everyone try and find that as a result of daily prayer he adds something new to his life, something with which nothing can be compared.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

Once one assumes an attitude of intolerance, there is no knowing where it will take one. Intolerance, someone has said, is violence to the intellect and hatred is violence to the heart.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

Force, violence, pressure, or compulsion with a view to conformity, are both uncivilized and undemocratic

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

I claim to be no more than the average person with less than average ability. I have not the shadow of a doubt that any man or woman can achieve what I have, if he or she would make the same effort and cultivate the same hope and faith.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

Every formula of every religion has in this age of reason, to submit to the acid test of reason and universal assent.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

We both may be killed by the Muslims," he told Manu, "and must put our purity to the ultimate test, so that we know that we are offering the purest of sacrifices, and we should now both start sleeping naked.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

I know that I have still before me a difficult path to traverse. I must reduce myself to zero. So long as a man does not of his own free will put himself last among his fellow creatures, there is no salvation for him. Ahimsa is the farthest limit of humility.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

No confirmed satyagrahi is dismayed by dangers, seen or unseen, from his opponent's side.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

Through the deliverance of India, I seek to deliver the so-called weaker races of the earth from the crushing heels of Western exploitation in which England is the greatest partner.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

I care so deeply about this matter that I'm willing to take on the legal penalties, to sit in this prison cell, to sacrifice my freedom, in order to show you how deeply I care. Because when you see the depth of my concern, and how civil I am in going about this, you're bound to change your mind about me, to abandon your rigid, unjust position, and to let me help you see the truth of my cause.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

The true democrat is he who with purely nonviolent means defends his liberty and, therefore, his country's and ultimately that of the whole of mankind.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

India is one vast prison with high walls of suppression clothing her mind and her body.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

India is less manly under the British rule than she ever was before.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

Independence of my conception means nothing less than the realization of the "Kingdom of God" within you and on this earth.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

Man's triumph will consist in substituting the struggle for existence by a struggle for mutual service.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

The purpose of life is undoubtedly to know oneself. We cannot do it unless we learn to identify ourselves with all that lives. The sum-total of that life is God.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

Even as wisdom often comes from the mouths of babes, so does it often come from the mouths of old people. The golden rule is to test everything in the light of reason and experience, no matter from where it comes.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

Democracy is an impossible thing until the power is shared by all, but let not democracy degenerate into mobocracy.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

I love Christianity, Islam and many other faiths - through Hinduism.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

Non-violence is the greatest force at the disposal of mankind. It is mightier than the mightiest weapon of destruction devised by the ingenuity of man.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

I have not know a worthy son to whom his mother appeared ugly.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

You may pluck out my eyes, but that cannot kill me. You may chop off my nose, but that will not kill me. But blast my belief in God, and I am dead.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

The moment the slave resolves that he will no longer be a slave, his fetters fall. Freedom and slavery are mental states.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

Performance of duty and observance of morality are convertible terms.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

Adversity is the mother of progress.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

Swaraj will favour Hinduism no more than Islam, nor Islam more than Hinduism.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

Satyagraha has been designed as an effective substitute for violence.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

No reform is possible unless some of the educated and the rich voluntarily accept the status of the poor, travel third, refuse to enjoy the amenities denied to the poor and, instead of taking avoidable hardships, discourtesies and injustice as a matter of course, fight for their removal.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

Much that we hug today as knowledge is ignorance pure and simple. It makes the mind wander and even reduces it to a vacuity.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

Himsa does not need to be taught, Man as animal is violent, but as spirit is nonviolent.