Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

Country India
Born Thursday, 02 October 1969
Category Social Activists
Quotes 433

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, commonly known as Mahatma Gandhi in India as Bapu and Jathi Pitha (father of the nation), was an advocate and pioneer of nonviolent social protest and direct action in the form he called Satyagraha. He led the struggle for India's independence from British colonial rule. (Source:

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An education which does not teach us to discriminate between good and bad, to assimilate the one and eschew the other, is a misnomer. Uncategorized
The test of friendship is assistance in adversity, and that too, unconditional assistance. Co-operation which needs consideration is a commercial contract and not friendship. Conditional co-operation is like adulterated cement which does not bind. Uncategorized
Healthy discontent is the prelude to progress. Uncategorized
Live simply that others may simply live. Uncategorized
A man is but the product of his thoughts. What he thinks, he becomes. Uncategorized
There are people in the world so hungry, that God cannot appear to them except in the form of bread. Uncategorized
God sometimes does try to the uttermost those whom he wishes to bless. Uncategorized
Fear is not a disease of the body; fear kills the soul. Uncategorized
It is easy enough to be friendly to one's friends. But to befriend the one who regards himself as your enemy is the quintessence of true religion. The other is mere business. Uncategorized
Woman is the companion of man, gifted with equal mental capacities. She has the right to participate in the minutest details in the activities of man, and she has an equal right of freedom and liberty with him. Uncategorized
There are times when you have to obey a call which is the highest of all, i.e., the voice of conscience even though such obedience may cost many a bitter tear, and even more, separation from friends, from family, from the state to which you may belong, from all that you have held as dear as life itself. For this obedience is the law of our being. Uncategorized
My Gita tells me that evil can never result from good action. Uncategorized
Man is the maker of his own destiny, and I therefore ask you to become makers of your own destiny. Uncategorized
God is, even though the whole world denies him. Truth stands, even if there be no public support. It is self-sustained. Uncategorized
I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent. Uncategorized
Whenever you are confronted with an opponent, conquer him with love. Uncategorized
Freedom is not worth having if it does not connote freedom to err. Uncategorized
Terrorism and deception are weapons not of the strong but of the weak. Uncategorized
Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony. Uncategorized
Fasts could not be undertaken out of anger. Anger was a short madness. Uncategorized