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  • It has always been a mystery to me how men can feel themselves honoured by the humiliation of their fellow beings.
    (Mohandas Gandhi)

  • It is unwise to be too sure of one's own wisdom. It is healthy to be reminded that the strongest might weaken and the wisest might err.
    (Mohandas Gandhi)

  • Prayer is not asking. It is a longing of the soul. It is daily admission of one's weakness. It is better in prayer to have a heart without words than words without a heart.
    (Mohandas Gandhi)

  • Ill-digested principles are, if anything, worse than ill-digested food, for the latter harms the body and there is cure for it, whereas the former ruins the soul and there is no cure for it.
    (Mohandas Gandhi)

  • Religion is a matter of the heart. No physical inconvenience can warrant abandonment of one's own religion.
    (Mohandas Gandhi)


  • There will have to be rigid and iron discipline before we achieve anything great and enduring, and that discipline will not come by mere academic argument and appeal to reason and logic. Discipline is learnt in the school of adversity.
    (Mohandas Gandhi)

  • Self-respect knows no considerations.
    (Mohandas Gandhi)

  • Non-cooperation with evil is as much a duty as is cooperation with good.
    (Mohandas Gandhi)

  • Everyone has faith in God though everyone does not know it. For everyone has faith in himself and that multiplied to the nth degree is God. The sum total of all that lives is God. We may not be God, but we are of God, even as a little drop of water is of the ocean.
    (Mohandas Gandhi)

  • I saw that nations like individuals could only be made through the agony of the Cross and in no other way. Joy comes not out of infliction of pain on others but out of pain voluntarily borne by oneself.
    (Mohandas Gandhi)

  • I am prepared to die, but there is no cause for which I am prepared to kill.
    (Mohandas Gandhi)

  • Non-violence is not a garment to be put on and off at will. Its seat is in the heart, and it must be an inseparable part of our being.
    (Mohandas Gandhi)

  • Breach of promise is a base surrender of truth.
    (Mohandas Gandhi)

  • Truth quenches untruth, love quenches anger, self-suffering quenches violence. This eternal rule is a rule not for saints only but for all.
    (Mohandas Gandhi)

  • My trust is solely in god. And I trust men only because I trust God. If I had no God to rely upon, I should be like Timon, a hater of my species.
    (Mohandas Gandhi)


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