Quotes by Mahatma Gandhi

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi; 2 October 1869 – 30 January 1948) was an Indian activist who was the leader of the Indian independence movement against British rule. Employing nonviolent civil disobedience, Gandhi led India to independence and inspired movements for civil rights and freedom across the world.

Quotes by Mahatma Gandhi

Violent means will give violent freedom. That would be a menace to the world and to India herself.

- Mahatma GandhiIndia

The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.

- Mahatma GandhiSelflessness

I believe that a man is the strongest soldier for daring to die unarmed.

- Mahatma GandhiPeace, Gun-Control

Truth never damages a cause that is just.

- Mahatma GandhiTruth

Fear has its use but cowardice has none.

- Mahatma GandhiFear, Feigheit

There is more to life than increasing its speed.

- Mahatma GandhiLife

In prayer it is better to have a heart without words than words without a heart.

- Mahatma GandhiPraying

It is health that is real wealth and not pieces of gold and silver.

- Mahatma GandhiHealth

A nation's culture resides in the hearts and in the soul of its people.

- Mahatma GandhiCulture

Where there is love there is life.

- Mahatma Gandhi

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

- Mahatma GandhiLearning, Criminal Minds

It may be possible to gild pure gold, but who can make his mother more beautiful?

- Mahatma Gandhi

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

- Mahatma GandhiMind, Strength

The only tyrant I accept in this world, is the still small voice within.

- Mahatma GandhiConscience

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 GandhiHumanity

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.

- Mahatma GandhiViolence

We are one, you and I. I can not harm you, without harming myself.

- Mahatma Gandhi

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

- Mahatma GandhiForgiveness & Mercy

First they ignore you, then they laugh at you, then they fight you, then you win.

- Mahatma GandhiSelf-Confidence

There is a sufficiency in the world for man's need but not for man's greed.

- Mahatma GandhiGreed, World, Conservation & Environment Protection

You must be the change you want to see in the world.

- Mahatma GandhiVision, Change, Famous Quotes, Konfirmation

An eye for an eye makes the whole world blind.

- Mahatma GandhiWar, Peace, Revenge