Quotes by Mahatma Gandhi 1

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

  • “Violent means will give violent freedom. That would be a menace to the world and to India herself.”
    by Mahatma Gandhi
  • “Anger and intolerance are the enemies of correct understanding.”
    by Mahatma Gandhi
  • “It is health that is real wealth and not pieces of gold and silver.”
    by Mahatma Gandhi
  • “Before the throne of the Almighty, man will be judged not by his acts but by his intentions. For God alone reads our hearts.”
    by Mahatma Gandhi
  • “A small body of determined spirits fired by an unquenchable faith in their mission can alter the course of history.”
    by Mahatma Gandhi
  • “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.”
    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
  • “Justice that love gives is a surrender, justice that law gives is a punishment.”
    by Mahatma Gandhi
  • “Freedom is not worth having if it does not connote freedom to err.”
    by Mahatma Gandhi
  • “I look only to the good qualities of men. Not being faultless myself, I won’t presume to probe into the faults of others.”
    by Mahatma Gandhi
  • “Man’s nature is not essentially evil. Brute nature has been know to yield to the influence of love. You must never despair of human nature.”
    by Mahatma Gandhi
  • “Honest disagreement is often a good sign of progress.”
    by Mahatma Gandhi
  • “When I admire the wonders of a sunset or the beauty of the moon, my soul expands in the worship of the creator.”
    by Mahatma Gandhi
  • “Where there is love there is life.”
    by Mahatma Gandhi
  • “There is nothing that wastes the body like worry, and one who has any faith in God should be ashamed to worry about anything whatsoever.”
    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
  • “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
  • “Anger is the enemy of non-violence and pride is a monster that swallows it up.”
    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
  • “We should meet abuse by forbearance. Human nature is so constituted that if we take absolutely no notice of anger or abuse, the person indulging in it will soon weary of it and stop.”
    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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