What is true of the individual will be tomorrow true of the whole nation if individuals will but refuse to lose heart and hope~M  K Gandhi
Always aim at complete harmony of thought and word and deed. Always aim at purifying your thoughts and everything will be well~M  K Gandhi
Spiritual relationship is far more precious than physical. Physical relationship divorced from spiritual is body without soul~M  K 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~M  K Gandhi
It is better to be violent, if there is violence in our hearts, than to put on the cloak of nonviolence to cover impotence~M  K Gandhi
Moral authority is never retained by any attempt to hold on to it. It comes without seeking and is retained without effort~M  K Gandhi
A policy is a temporary creed liable to be changed, but while it holds good it has got to be pursued with apostolic zeal~M  K Gandhi
Prayer is not an old woman’s idle amusement. Properly understood and applied, it is the most potent instrument of action~M  K 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~M  K Gandhi
An error does not become truth by reason of multiplied propagation, nor does truth become error because nobody sees it.~M  K Gandhi
A ‘No’ uttered from the deepest conviction is better than a ‘Yes’ merely uttered to please, or worse, to avoid trouble~M  K Gandhi
Increase of material comforts, it may be generally laid down, does not in any way whatsoever conduce to moral growth~M  K Gandhi
God is, even though the whole world deny him. Truth stands, even if there be no public support. It is self-sustained~M  K Gandhi
Every formula of every religion has in this age of reason, to submit to the acid test of reason and universal assent~M  K Gandhi
The spirit of democracy is not a mechanical thing to be adjusted by abolition of forms. It requires change of heart~M  K Gandhi
A small body of determined spirits fired by an unquenchable faith in their mission can alter the course of history~M  K Gandhi
There is a higher court than courts of justice and that is the court of conscience. It supercedes all other courts~M  K Gandhi
I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent~M  K Gandhi
I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent~M  K Gandhi
Capital as such is not evil; it is its wrong use that is evil. Capital in some form or other will always be needed~M  K Gandhi
It has always been a mystery to me how men can feel themselves honoured by the humiliation of their fellow beings~M  K Gandhi
Truth is by nature self-evident. As soon as you remove the cobwebs of ignorance that surround it, it shines clear~M  K Gandhi
When I admire the wonders of a sunset or the beauty of the moon, my soul expands in the worship of the creator~M  K Gandhi
Unwearied ceaseless effort is the price that must be paid for turning faith into a rich infallible experience~M  K Gandhi
Each one has to find his peace from within. And peace to be real must be unaffected by outside circumstances~M  K Gandhi
Palestine belongs to the Arabs in the same sense that England belongs to the English or France to the French~M  K Gandhi
Man lives freely only by his readiness to die, if need be, at the hands of his brother, never by killing him~M  K Gandhi
My religion is based on truth and non-violence. Truth is my God. Non-violence is the means of realising Him~M  K Gandhi
Religion is a matter of the heart. No physical inconvenience can warrant abandonment of one’s own religion~M  K Gandhi
You can chain me, you can torture me, you can even destroy this body, but you will never imprison my mind~M  K Gandhi
We may stumble and fall but shall rise again; it should be enough if we did not run away from the battle~M  K Gandhi
Fear of death makes us devoid both of valour and religion. For want of valour is want of religious faith~M  K Gandhi
Infinite striving to be the best is man’s duty; it is its own reward. Everything else is in God’s hands~M  K Gandhi
If co-operation is a duty, I hold that non-co-operation also under certain conditions is equally a duty~M  K Gandhi
Interdependence is and ought to be as much the ideal of man as self-sufficiency. Man is a social being~M  K Gandhi
My religion teaches me that whenever there is distress which one cannot remove, one must fast and pray~M  K Gandhi
Man can never be a woman’s equal in the spirit of selfless service with which nature has endowed her~M  K Gandhi
A religion that takes no account of practical affairs and does not help to solve them is no religion~M  K Gandhi
The human voice can never reach the distance that is covered by the still small voice of conscience~M  K Gandhi
There are people in the world so hungry, that God cannot appear to them except in the form of bread~M  K Gandhi
To give pleasure to a single heart by a single act is better than a thousand heads bowing in prayer~M  K Gandhi
It is my own firm belief that the strength of the soul grows in proportion as you subdue the flesh~M  K Gandhi
Gentleness, self-sacrifice and generosity are the exclusive possession of no one race or religion~M  K Gandhi
Violent means will give violent freedom. That would be a menace to the world and to India herself~M  K Gandhi
Freedom is never dear at any price. It is the breath of life. What would a man not pay for living~M  K Gandhi
Providence has its appointed hour for everything. We cannot command results, we can only strive~M  K Gandhi
I reject any religious doctrine that does not appeal to reason and is in conflict with morality~M  K Gandhi
I suppose leadership at one time meant muscles; but today it means getting along with people~M  K Gandhi
I wear the national dress because it is the most natural and the most becoming for an Indian~M  K Gandhi
Purity of personal life is the one indispensable condition for building up a sound education~M  K Gandhi
Man becomes great exactly in the degree in which he works for the welfare of his fellow-men~M  K Gandhi
I would heartily welcome the union of East and West provided it is not based on brute force~M  K Gandhi
The moment there is suspicion about a person’s motives, everything he does becomes tainted~M  K Gandhi
Let us all be brave enough to die the death of a martyr, but let no one lust for martyrdom~M  K Gandhi
One’s own religion is after all a matter between oneself and one’s Maker and no one else’s~M  K Gandhi
Action is no less necessary than thought to the instinctive tendencies of the human frame~M  K Gandhi
God, as Truth, has been for me a treasure beyond price. May He be so to every one of us~M  K Gandhi
Non-violence, which is the quality of the heart, cannot come by an appeal to the brain.~M  K Gandhi
I have worshipped woman as the living embodiment of the spirit of service and sacrifice~M  K Gandhi
Whatever you do may seem insignificant to you, but it is most important that you do it~M  K Gandhi
Nonviolence is the first article of my faith. It is also the last article of my creed.~M  K Gandhi
We may have our private opinions but why should they be a bar to the meeting of hearts~M  K Gandhi
Only he can take great resolves who has indomitable faith in God and has fear of God~M  K Gandhi
Satisfaction lies in the effort, not in the attainment, full effort is full victory~M  K Gandhi
Those who say religion has nothing to do with politics do not know what religion is~M  K Gandhi
A weak man is just by accident. A strong but non-violent man is unjust by accident.~M  K Gandhi
When restraint and courtesy are added to strength, the latter becomes irresistible~M  K Gandhi
Partition is bad. But whatever is past is past. We have only to look to the future~M  K Gandhi
Violent men have not been known in history to die to a man. They die up to a point~M  K Gandhi
First they ignore you, then they laugh at you, then they fight you, then you win~M  K Gandhi
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will~M  K Gandhi
It may be possible to gild pure gold, but who can make his mother more beautiful~M  K Gandhi
Nearly everything you do is of no importance, but it is important that you do it~M  K Gandhi
In prayer it is better to have a heart without words than words without a heart~M  K Gandhi
An unjust law is itself a species of violence. Arrest for its breach is more so~M  K Gandhi
Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony~M  K Gandhi
Justice that love gives is a surrender, justice that law gives is a punishment~M  K Gandhi
Anger is the enemy of non-violence and pride is a monster that swallows it up~M  K Gandhi
What do I think of Western civilization? I think it would be a very good idea~M  K Gandhi
A coward is incapable of exhibiting love; it is the prerogative of the brave~M  K Gandhi
Though we may know Him by a thousand names, He is one and the same to us all~M  K Gandhi
I am prepared to die, but there is no cause for which I am prepared to kill~M  K Gandhi
The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others~M  K Gandhi
The greatness of a nation can be judged by the way its animals are treated~M  K Gandhi
There is a sufficiency in the world for man’s need but not for man’s greed~M  K Gandhi
Morality is the basis of things and truth is the substance of all morality~M  K Gandhi
Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever~M  K Gandhi
The essence of all religions is one. Only their approaches are different~M  K Gandhi
It is the quality of our work which will please God and not the quantity~M  K Gandhi
Non-violence requires a double faith, faith in God and also faith in man~M  K Gandhi
Jesus is ideal and wonderful, but you Christians – you are not like him~M  K Gandhi
Non-cooperation with evil is as much a duty as is cooperation with good~M  K Gandhi
I believe that a man is the strongest soldier for daring to die unarmed~M  K Gandhi
Faith… must be enforced by reason… when faith becomes blind it dies~M  K Gandhi
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong~M  K Gandhi
A nation’s culture resides in the hearts and in the soul of its people~M  K Gandhi
Truth stands, even if there be no public support. It is self-sustained~M  K Gandhi
I believe in equality for everyone, except reporters and photographers~M  K Gandhi
I am in the world feeling my way to light ‘amid the encircling gloom.’~M  K Gandhi
I believe in the fundamental truth of all great religions of the world~M  K Gandhi
God sometimes does try to the uttermost those whom he wishes to bless~M  K Gandhi
Rights that do not flow from duty well performed are not worth having~M  K Gandhi
Glory lies in the attempt to reach one’s goal and not in reaching it~M  K Gandhi
A man is but the product of his thoughts what he thinks, he becomes~M  K Gandhi
If I had no sense of humor, I would long ago have committed suicide~M  K Gandhi
It is health that is real wealth and not pieces of gold and silver~M  K Gandhi
Everyone who wills can hear the inner voice. It is within everyone~M  K Gandhi
Non-violence and truth are inseparable and presuppose one another~M  K Gandhi
Freedom is not worth having if it does not connote freedom to err~M  K Gandhi
The only tyrant I accept in this world is the still voice within~M  K Gandhi
We win justice quickest by rendering justice to the other party.~M  K Gandhi
The pursuit of truth does not permit violence on one’s opponent~M  K Gandhi
Anger and intolerance are the enemies of correct understanding~M  K Gandhi
That service is the noblest which is rendered for its own sake~M  K Gandhi
Prayer is a confession of one’s own unworthiness and weakness~M  K Gandhi
There is no principle worth the name if it is not wholly good~M  K Gandhi
Prayer is the key of the morning and the bolt of the evening~M  K Gandhi
But for my faith in God, I should have been a raving maniac.~M  K Gandhi
An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind~M  K Gandhi
Faith is not something to grasp, it is a state to grow into~M  K Gandhi
Even if you are a minority of one, the truth is the truth~M  K Gandhi
An ounce of practice is worth more than tons of preaching~M  K Gandhi
To believe in something, and not to live it, is dishonest~M  K Gandhi
The real ornament of woman is her character, her purity~M  K Gandhi
For me every ruler is alien that defies public opinion~M  K Gandhi
Honest disagreement is often a good sign of progress~M  K Gandhi
Culture of the mind must be subservient to the heart~M  K Gandhi
You must be the change you wish to see in the world~M  K Gandhi
No culture can live if it attempts to be exclusive~M  K Gandhi
Each one prays to God according to his own light.~M  K Gandhi
I am a humble but very earnest seeker after truth~M  K Gandhi
Intolerance betrays want of faith in one’s cause~M  K Gandhi
There is more to life than increasing its speed~M  K Gandhi
The good man is the friend of all living things~M  K Gandhi
Commonsense is the realised sense of proportion~M  K Gandhi
Healthy discontent is the prelude to progress~M  K Gandhi
Those who know how to think need no teachers~M  K Gandhi
He is lost who is possessed by carnal desire~M  K Gandhi
In a gentle way, you can shake the world~M  K Gandhi
Nobody can hurt me without my permission~M  K Gandhi
Truth never damages a cause that is just~M  K Gandhi
Fear has its use but cowardice has none~M  K Gandhi
Poverty is the worst form of violence~M  K Gandhi
Self-respect knows no considerations~M  K Gandhi
Non-violence is the article of faith~M  K Gandhi
Non-violence is the article of faith~M  K Gandhi
Where there is love there is life~M  K Gandhi
Where love is, there God is also.~M  K Gandhi
Morality is contraband in war~M  K Gandhi
Action expresses priorities~M  K Gandhi
Peace is its own reward~M  K Gandhi