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Quote Left To deprive a man of his natural liberty and to deny to him the ordinary amenities of life is worse then starving the body; it is starvation of the soul, the dweller in the body. Quote Right
Quote Left In the attitude of silence the soul finds the path in a clearer light, and what is elusive and deceptive resolves itself into crystal clearness. Our life is a long and arduous quest after Truth. Quote Right
Quote Left The sacrifice which causes sorrow to the doer of the sacrifice is no sacrifice. Real sacrifice lightens the mind of the doer and gives him a sense of peace and joy. The Buddha gave up the pleasures of life because they had become painful to him. Quote Right
Quote Left I believe in equality for everyone, except reporters and photographers. Quote Right
Quote Left Freedom is not worth having if it does not connote freedom to err. It passes my comprehension how human beings, be they ever so experienced and able, can delight in depriving other human beings of that precious right. Quote Right
Quote Left I believe in the fundamental Truth of all the great religions of the world. I believe that they are all God given. I came to the conclusion long ago... that all religions were true and also that all had some error in them. Quote Right
Quote Left Civilization is the encouragement of differences. Civilization thus becomes a synonym of democracy. Force, violence, pressure, or compulsion with a view to conformity, is both uncivilized and undemocratic Quote Right
Quote Left You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty. Quote Right
Quote Left The mice which helplessly find themselves between the cats' teeth acquire no merit from their enforced sacrifice Quote Right
Quote Left A man who throws himself on God ceases to fear man Quote Right
Quote Left A vow is fixed and unalterable determination to do a thing, when such a determination is related to something noble which can only uplift the man who makes the resolve. Quote Right
Quote Left The only tyrant I accept in this world is the 'still small voice' within me. Quote Right
Quote Left The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong. Quote Right
Quote Left They cannot take away our self-respect if we do not give it to them. Quote Right
Quote Left The future depends on what we do in the present. Quote Right
Quote Left Whenever you have truth it must be given with love, or the message and the messenger will be rejected Quote Right
Quote Left Truth never damages a cause that is just. Quote Right
Quote Left Almost everything you do will seem insignificant, but it is important that you do it Quote Right
Quote Left What do I think of Western civilisation? I think it would be a very good idea. Quote Right
Quote Left If you have faith in the cause and the means and in God, the hot sun will be cool for you Quote Right
Quote Left Victory attained by violence is tantamount to a defeat, for it is momentary. Quote Right
Quote Left I eat to live, to serve, and also, if it so happens, to enjoy, but I do not eat for the sake of enjoyment. Quote Right
Quote Left If we are to teach real peace in this world, and if we are to carry on a real war against war, we shall have to begin with the children. Quote Right
Quote Left Hypocrisy and distortion are passing currents under the name of religion Quote Right
Quote Left Adaptability is not imitation. It means power of resistance and assimilation. Quote Right
Quote Left An eye for an eye makes the whole world blind. Quote Right
Quote Left The mantram becomes one's staff of life and carries one through every ordeal. Each repetition has a new meaning, carrying you nearer and nearer to God. Quote Right
Quote Left Affection cannot be manufactored or regulated by law. If one has no affection for a person or a system, one should be free to give the fullest expression to his disaffection, so long as he does not contemplate, promote, or incite to violence. Quote Right
Quote Left Among the many misdeeds of the British rule in India, history will look upon the Act depriving a whole nation of arms, as the blackest. Quote Right
Quote Left It is the quality of our work which will please God and not the quantity. Quote Right

Member Quotes About Mahatma Gandhi

Quote Left A man may attempt to burnish pure gold, but who can think to improve on his mother? —Mahatma Gandhi on men and women and their mothers, translation by Michael R. Burch Quote Right

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