Mahatma Gandhi Quotes

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (October 2, 1869 – January 30, 1948), popularly known as Mahatma (“The Great One”), Baapu (“Father”) or simply Gandhi in Western World, was one of the greatest leaders in the history of India. Here are some of the most popular Mahatma Gandhi quotes, hope you learn from them and share them with friends as well.

Mahatma Gandhi Quotes

Mahatma Gandhi Quotes

A man is but the product of his thoughts what he thinks, he becomes.
Mahatma Gandhi

A principle is the expression of perfection, and as imperfect beings like us cannot practise perfection, we devise every moment limits of its compromise in practice.
Mahatma Gandhi

A weak man is just by accident. A strong but non-violent man is unjust by accident.
Mahatma Gandhi

Always aim at complete harmony of thought and word and deed. Always aim at purifying your thoughts and everything will be well.
Mahatma Gandhi

An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind.
Mahatma Gandhi

Anger and intolerance are the enemies of correct understanding.
Mahatma 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.
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Commonsense is the realised sense of proportion.
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Each one has to find his peace from within. And peace to be real must be unaffected by outside circumstances.
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Everyone who wills can hear the inner voice. It is within everyone.
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First they ignore you, then they laugh at you, then they fight you, then you win.
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Freedom is not worth having if it does not connote freedom to err.
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God is, even though the whole world deny him. Truth stands, even if there be no public support. It is self-sustained.
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Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
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Honest disagreement is often a good sign of progress.
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I believe that a man is the strongest soldier for daring to die unarmed.
Mahatma Gandhi

I have also seen children successfully surmounting the effects of an evil inheritance. That is due to purity being an inherent attribute of the soul.
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I have worshipped woman as the living embodiment of the spirit of service and sacrifice.
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I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent.
Mahatma Gandhi

If co-operation is a duty, I hold that non-co-operation also under certain conditions is equally a duty.
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Imitation is the sincerest flattery.
Mahatma Gandhi

Interdependence is and ought to be as much the ideal of man as self-sufficiency. Man is a social being.
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Intolerance is itself a form of violence and an obstacle to the growth of a true democratic spirit.
Mahatma 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.
Mahatma Gandhi

It is my own firm belief that the strength of the soul grows in proportion as you subdue the flesh.
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Justice that love gives is a surrender, justice that law gives is a punishment.
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Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
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Man can never be a woman’s equal in the spirit of selfless service with which nature has endowed her.
Mahatma Gandhi

Man should forget his anger before he lies down to sleep.
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My life is my message.
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Nobody can hurt me without my permission.
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Non-violence is not a garment to be put on and off at will. Its seat is in the heart, and it must be an inseparable part of our being.
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Non-violence requires a double faith, faith in God and also faith in man.
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Only he can take great resolves who has indomitable faith in God and has fear of God.
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Prayer is a confession of one’s own unworthiness and weakness.
Mahatma Gandhi

Providence has its appointed hour for everything. We cannot command results, we can only strive.
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Rights that do not flow from duty well performed are not worth having.
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Spiritual relationship is far more precious than physical. Physical relationship divorced from spiritual is body without soul.
Mahatma Gandhi

The difference between what we do and what we are capable of doing would suffice to solve most of the world’s problem.
Mahatma Gandhi

The human voice can never reach the distance that is covered by the still small voice of conscience.
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The pursuit of truth does not permit violence on one’s opponent.
Mahatma Gandhi

There are people in the world so hungry, that God cannot appear to them except in the form of bread.
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There is more to life than increasing its speed.
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Though we may know Him by a thousand names, He is one and the same to us all.
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Truth is by nature self-evident. As soon as you remove the cobwebs of ignorance that surround it, it shines clear.
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Unwearied ceaseless effort is the price that must be paid for turning faith into a rich infallible experience.
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We may have our private opinions but why should they be a bar to the meeting of hearts?
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What is true of the individual will be tomorrow true of the whole nation if individuals will but refuse to lose heart and hope.
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Where there is love there is life.
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You must be the change you wish to see in the world.
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