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Famous Quotes of Mahatma Gandhi


Mahatma Gandhi full name was Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi. He was born on 2nd October 1869 at Porbandar in the present state of Gujarāt .

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Gandhi was the architect of India’s freedom and one of the greatest men of this century. He was renowned for his courage and determination. Gandhi’s life was dedicated to ideals of truth, non-violence and love. He was killed by a fanatic in 1948.

Below are some famous quotes that were quoted by Gandhi during his lifetime.

Unwearied ceaseless effort is the price that must be paid for turning faith into a rich infallible experience.
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.
Mahatma Gandhi
Anger and intolerance are the enemies of correct understanding.
Mahatma Gandhi
Spiritual relationship is far more precious than physical. Physical relationship divorced from spiritual is body without soul.
Mahatma Gandhi
Is it not enough to know the evil to shun it? If not, we should be sincere enough to admit that we love evil too well to give it up.
Mahatma Gandhi
Morality is contraband in war.
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Religion is a matter of the heart. No physical inconvenience can warrant abandonment of one's own religion.
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Where there is love there is life.
Mahatma Gandhi
An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind.
Mahatma Gandhi
A man is but the product of his thoughts what he thinks, he becomes.
Mahatma Gandhi
Purity of personal life is the one indispensable condition for building up a sound education.
Mahatma Gandhi
It is my own firm belief that the strength of the soul grows in proportion as you subdue the flesh.
Mahatma Gandhi
My religion is based on truth and non-violence. Truth is my God. Non-violence is the means of realising Him.
Mahatma Gandhi
To believe in something, and not to live it, is dishonest.
Mahatma Gandhi
To give pleasure to a single heart by a single act is better than a thousand heads bowing in prayer.
Mahatma Gandhi
I like your Christ, I do not like your Christians. Your Christians are so unlike your Christ.
Mahatma Gandhi
You must be the change you wish to see in the world.
Mahatma Gandhi
That service is the noblest which is rendered for its own sake.
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The only tyrant I accept in this world is the still voice within.
Mahatma Gandhi
There is no principle worth the name if it is not wholly good.
Mahatma Gandhi
A 'No' uttered from the deepest conviction is better than a 'Yes' merely uttered to please, or worse, to avoid trouble.
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.
Mahatma Gandhi
What is true of the individual will be tomorrow true of the whole nation if individuals will but refuse to lose heart and hope.
Mahatma Gandhi
Culture of the mind must be subservient to the heart.
Mahatma Gandhi
Freedom is not worth having if it does not connote freedom to err.
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.
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.
Mahatma Gandhi
Measures must always in a progressive society be held superior to men, who are after all imperfect instruments, working for their fulfilment.
Mahatma Gandhi
Rights that do not flow from duty well performed are not worth having.
Mahatma Gandhi
First they ignore you, then they laugh at you, then they fight you, then you win.
Mahatma Gandhi
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
Mahatma Gandhi
Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
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.
Mahatma Gandhi
Prayer is the key of the morning and the bolt of the evening.
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.
Mahatma Gandhi
I would heartily welcome the union of East and West provided it is not based on brute force.
Mahatma Gandhi
If co-operation is a duty, I hold that non-co-operation also under certain conditions is equally a duty.
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A coward is incapable of exhibiting love; it is the prerogative of the brave.
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It is health that is real wealth and not pieces of gold and silver.
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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.
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In matters of conscience, the law of the majority has no place.
Mahatma Gandhi
Infinite striving to be the best is man's duty; it is its own reward. Everything else is in God's hands.
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Where love is, there God is also.
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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.
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The difference between what we do and what we are capable of doing would suffice to solve most of the world's problem.
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Faith... must be enforced by reason... when faith becomes blind it dies.
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God sometimes does try to the uttermost those whom he wishes to bless.
Mahatma Gandhi
I believe in equality for everyone, except reporters and photographers.
Mahatma Gandhi
The moment there is suspicion about a person's motives, everything he does becomes tainted.
Mahatma Gandhi
Though we may know Him by a thousand names, He is one and the same to us all.
Mahatma Gandhi
Healthy discontent is the prelude to progress.
Mahatma Gandhi
We do not need to proselytise either by our speech or by our writing. We can only do so really with our lives. Let our lives be open books for all to study.
Mahatma Gandhi
Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
Mahatma Gandhi
A small body of determined spirits fired by an unquenchable faith in their mission can alter the course of history.
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The greatness of a nation can be judged by the way its animals are treated.
Mahatma Gandhi
Non-violence and truth are inseparable and presuppose one another.
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There is an orderliness in the universe, there is an unalterable law governing everything and every being that exists or lives. It is no blind law; for no blind law can govern the conduct of living beings.
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Truth never damages a cause that is just.
Mahatma Gandhi
Always aim at complete harmony of thought and word and deed. Always aim at purifying your thoughts and everything will be well.
Mahatma Gandhi
Even if you are a minority of one, the truth is the truth.
Mahatma Gandhi
Satisfaction lies in the effort, not in the attainment, full effort is full victory.
Mahatma Gandhi
Whatever you do may seem insignificant to you, but it is most important that you do it.
Mahatma Gandhi
Action is no less necessary than thought to the instinctive tendencies of the human frame.
Mahatma Gandhi
Freedom is never dear at any price. It is the breath of life. What would a man not pay for living?
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Truth stands, even if there be no public support. It is self-sustained.
Mahatma Gandhi
An error does not become truth by reason of multiplied propagation, nor does truth become error because nobody sees it.
Mahatma Gandhi
An ounce of practice is worth more than tons of preaching.
Mahatma Gandhi

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