Quotes by Mahatma Gandhi 1

Quotes by Mahatma Gandhi (Indian ascetic & nationalist leader (1869 – 1948))

  • “There is no principle worth the name if it is not wholly good.”
    by Mahatma Gandhi
  • “Anger is the enemy of non-violence and pride is a monster that swallows it up.”
    by Mahatma Gandhi
  • “Purity of personal life is the one indispensable condition for building up a sound education.”
    by Mahatma Gandhi
  • “A man who was completely innocent, offered himself as a sacrifice for the good of others, including his enemies, and became the ransom of the world. It was a perfect act.”
    by Mahatma Gandhi
  • “A policy is a temporary creed liable to be changed, but while it holds good it has got to be pursued with apostolic zeal.”
    by Mahatma Gandhi
  • “Fear of death makes us devoid both of valour and religion. For want of valour is want of religious faith.”
    by Mahatma Gandhi
  • “Freedom is not worth having if it does not connote freedom to err.”
    by Mahatma Gandhi
  • “Power is of two kinds. One is obtained by the fear of punishment and the other by acts of love. Power based on love is a thousand times more effective and permanent then the one derived from fear of punishment.”
    by Mahatma Gandhi
  • “Are creeds such simple things like the clothes which a man can change at will and put on at will? Creeds are such for which people live for ages and ages.”
    by Mahatma Gandhi
  • “I believe in the fundamental truth of all great religions of the world.”
    by Mahatma Gandhi
  • “It is health that is real wealth and not pieces of gold and silver.”
    by Mahatma Gandhi
  • “I know, to banish anger altogether from one’s breast is a difficult task. It cannot be achieved through pure personal effort. It can be done only by God’s grace.”
    by Mahatma Gandhi
  • “Intolerance betrays want of faith in one’s cause.”
    by Mahatma Gandhi
  • “Anger and intolerance are the enemies of correct understanding.”
    by Mahatma Gandhi
  • “Just as a man would not cherish living in a body other than his own, so do nations not like to live under other nations, however noble and great the latter may be.”
    by Mahatma Gandhi
  • “Fear of death makes us devoid both of valour and religion. For want of valour is want of religious faith.”
    by Mahatma Gandhi
  • “As human beings, our greatness lies not so much in being able to remake the world – that is the myth of the atomic age – as in being able to remake ourselves.”
    by Mahatma Gandhi
  • “Freedom is never dear at any price. It is the breath of life. What would a man not pay for living?”
    by Mahatma Gandhi
  • “Constant development is the law of life, and a man who always tries to maintain his dogmas in order to appear consistent drives himself into a false position.”
    by Mahatma Gandhi
  • “Faith is not something to grasp, it is a state to grow into.”
    by Mahatma Gandhi

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One comment on “Quotes by Mahatma Gandhi

  1. Reply Jones Apr 18, 2013 19:53

    I like the quotes from Mahatma Ghandhi, enjoyed this one thanks for putting up.

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