Renowned world leader Mahatma Gandhi, aka Bapu showed the world that non-violence goes long way, in his own words, An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind.
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was born on 2nd October 1869 in Porbandar, India. Gandhi advocated for the rights of Indians, and he was awarded the title “Bapu.” Gandhi was also known as the father of the nation.
Mahatma Gandhi’s quotes are still inspiring the coming generation to change the world by changing ourselves. Here are some of Mahatma Gandhi Quotes.
Mahatma Gandhi Quotes
“An eye for eye only ends up making the whole world blind.”
“Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.”
“Where there is love there is life.”
“The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.”
A man is but a product of his thoughts. What he thinks he becomes.
“In a gentle way, you can shake the world.”
“We need not wait to see what others do.”
If I have the belief that I can do it, I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it even if I may not have it at the beginning.
“There is no god higher than truth.”
“The future depends on what we do in the present.”
“Action expresses priorities.”
“Earth provides enough to satisfy every man’s needs, but not every man’s greed.”
“If you don’t ask, you don’t get it”
“Hate the sin, love the sinner.”
“I will not let anyone walk through my mind with their dirty feet.”
“Nobody can hurt me without my permission.”
“A coward is incapable of exhibiting love; it is the prerogative of the brave.”
“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.”
“Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes.”
“If we are to teach real peace in this world, and if we are to carry on a real war against war, we shall have to begin with the children.”
The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.
You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is like an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.
To give pleasure to a single heart by a single act is better than a thousand heads bowing in prayer
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
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