Mahatma Gandhi Quotes

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Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.


A man is but a product of his thoughts. What he thinks he becomes.


Be the change that you want to see in the world.


The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is an attribute of the strong.


I will not let anyone walk through my mind with their dirty feet.



Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.


An ounce of patience is worth more than a tonne of preaching.


Change yourself – you are in control.


See the good in people and help them.


Without action, you aren’t going anywhere.


Take care of this moment.


Be congruent, be authentic, be your true self.


Continue to grow and evolve.


A no uttered from the deepest conviction is better than a ‘Yes’ uttered merely to please, or worse, to avoid trouble.


Glory lies in the attempt to reach one’s goal and not in reaching it.


An eye for an eye will make the whole world blind.


Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.


A coward is incapable of exhibiting love; it is the prerogative of the brave.


Nobody can hurt me without my permission.


In a gentle way, you can shake the world.


Always aim at complete harmony of thought and word and deed. Always aim at purifying your thoughts and everything will be well.


As long as you derive inner help and comfort from anything, keep it.


Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes.


Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.


Hate the sin, love the sinner.


Honest differences are often a healthy sign of progress.


Honest disagreement is often a good sign of progress.


I believe in equality for everyone, except reporters and photographers.


I cannot teach you violence, as I do not myself believe in it. I can only teach you not to bow your heads before any one even at the cost of your life.


I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent.


I want freedom for the full expression of my personality.


In matters of conscience, the law of the majority has no place.


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.


Indolence is a delightful but distressing state; we must be doing something to be happy.

It is better to be violent, if there is violence in our hearts, than to put on the cloak of nonviolence to cover impotence.


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.


One needs to be slow to form convictions, but once formed they must be defended against the heaviest odds.


Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.