Mahatma Gandhi Quotes.
Commonsense is the realised sense of proportion.
An ounce of practice is worth more than tons of preaching.
Nonviolence is the first article of my faith. It is also the last article of my creed.
It is better to be violent, if there is violence in our hearts, than to put on the cloak of nonviolence to cover impotence.
Man’s nature is not essentially evil. Brute nature has been known to yield to the influence of love. You must never despair of human nature.
The greatness of a nation can be judged by the way its animals are treated.
Truth stands, even if there be no public support. It is self-sustained.
I did once seriously think of embracing the Christian faith. The gentle figure of Christ, so full of forgiveness that he taught his followers not to retaliate when abused or struck, but to turn the other cheek – I thought it was a beautiful example of the perfect man.
I am in the world feeling my way to light ‘amid the encircling gloom.’
Increase of material comforts, it may be generally laid down, does not in any way whatsoever conduce to moral growth.
Among the many misdeeds of the British rule in India, history will look upon the act depriving a whole nation of arms as the blackest.
Morality which depends upon the helplessness of a man or woman has not much to recommend it. Morality is rooted in the purity of our hearts.
Truth never damages a cause that is just.
Violent means will give violent freedom. That would be a menace to the world and to India herself.