30 Inspiring Quotes from Mahatma Gandhi

gandhiMohandas Karamchand Gandhi was the preeminent leader of Indian nationalism in British-ruled India. Employing nonviolent civil disobedience, Gandhi led India to independence and inspired movements for civil rights and freedom across the world. – Wikipedia

idriftonline share with you 30 inspiring quotes from this great man

  1. “When every hope is gone, ‘when helpers fail and comforts flee,’ I find that help arrives somehow, from I know not where. Supplication, worship, prayer are no superstition; they are acts more real than the acts of eating, drinking, sitting or walking. It is no exaggeration to say that they alone are real, all else is unreal.”
  2. “Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.”
  3. “A man is but a product of his thoughts. What he thinks he becomes.”
  4. “Be congruent, be authentic, be your true self.”
  5. “Continue to grow and evolve.”
  6. “A no uttered from the deepest conviction is better than a ‘Yes’ uttered merely to please, or worse, to avoid trouble.”
  7. “Glory lies in the attempt to reach one’s goal and not in reaching it.”
  8. “The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated.”
  9. “What barrier is there that love cannot break?”
  10. “First they ignore you, then they laugh at you, then they fight you, then you win.”
  11. “Be the change that you want to see in the world.”
  12. “An eye for an eye will make the whole world blind.”
  13. “The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is an attribute of the strong.”
  14. “I will not let anyone walk through my mind with their dirty feet.”
  15. “Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.”
  16. “An ounce of patience is worth more than a tonne of preaching.”
  17. “Change yourself – you are in control.”
  18. “See the good in people and help them.”
  19. “Without action, you aren’t going anywhere.”
  20. “Take care of this moment.”
  21. “There would be nothing to frighten you if you refused to be afraid.”
  22. “If I were a dictator, religion and state would be separate. I swear by my religion. I will die for it. But it is my personal affair. The state has nothing to do with it. The state would look after your secular welfare, health, communications, foreign relations, currency and so on, but not your or my religion. That is everybody’s personal concern!”
  23. “Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.”
  24. “A coward is incapable of exhibiting love; it is the prerogative of the brave.”
  25. “Nobody can hurt me without my permission.”
  26. “In a gentle way, you can shake the world.”
  27. “There are Seven Deadly Social Sins: Politics without principle. Wealth without work. Commerce without morality. Pleasure without conscience. Education without character. Science without humility. Worship without sacrifice.”
  28. “I can retain neither respect nor affection for government which has been moving from wrong to wrong in order to defend its immorality”
  29. “Prayer is the key of the morning and the bolt of the evening.”
  30. “A man is but the product of his thoughts what he thinks, he becomes.”

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