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    God, as Truth, has been for me a treasure beyond price. May He be so to every one of us.
    — Mahatma Gandhi
    tags: truth  god 
     
    Violence is the weapon of weak, non-violence that of the strong.
    — Mahatma Gandhi
    tags: violence  strong 
     
    As soon as we become one with the ocean in the shape of God, there is no more rest for us, nor indeed do we need rest any longer.
    — Mahatma Gandhi
    tags: ocean  god 
     
    What do I think of Western civilization? I think it would be a very good idea.
    — Mahatma Gandhi
    tags: ideas 
     
    Change yourself - you are in control.
    — Mahatma Gandhi
    tags: control 
     
    Unlike the animal, God has given man the faculty of reason.
    — Mahatma Gandhi
    tags: animals  men  god 
     
    After long study and experience, I have come to the conclusion that (1) all religions are true; (2) all religions have some error in them; (3) all religions are almost as dear to me as my own Hinduism, in as much as all human beings should be as dear to one as one's own close relatives.
    — Mahatma Gandhi
    It is very significant that some of the most thoughtful and cultured men are partisans of a pure vegetable diet
    — Mahatma Gandhi
    tags: men 
     
    Liberty and democracy become unholy when their hands are dyed red with innocent blood.
    — Mahatma Gandhi
    tags: blood  democracy  liberty 
     
    A vow is a purely religious act which cannot be taken in a fit of passion. It can be taken only with a mind purified and composed and with God as witness.
    — Mahatma Gandhi
    tags: god  religious  mind  passion 
     
    To give pleasure to a single heart by a single act is better than a thousand heads bowing in prayer.
    — Mahatma Gandhi
    tags: heart  pleasure  prayer 
     
    Vaccination is a barbarous practice and one of the most fatal of all the delusions current in our time. Conscientious objectors to vaccination should stand alone, if need be, against the whole world, in defense of their conviction.
    — Mahatma Gandhi
    tags: time  world  alone 
     
    Hindu Dharma is like a boundless ocean teeming with priceless gems. The deeper you dive the more treasures you find.
    — Mahatma Gandhi
    tags: ocean  hindu 
     
    If all Christians acted like Christ, the whole world would be Christian.
    — Mahatma Gandhi
    tags: world  christian  christ 
     
    Hatred is not essential for nationalism. Race hatred will kill the real national spirit.
    — Mahatma Gandhi
    tags: hatred  real  spirit  race 
     
    Before civil disobedience can be practised on a vast scale, people must learn the art of civil or voluntary obedience.
    — Mahatma Gandhi
    tags: people  learn 
     
    Even as wisdom often comes from the mouths of babes, so does it often come from the mouths of old people. The golden rule is to test everything in the light of reason and experience, no matter from where it comes.
    — Mahatma Gandhi
    Man's upward progress means ever increasing difficulty, which is to be welcomed.
    — Mahatma Gandhi
    tags: progress 
     
    Government control gives rise to fraud, suppression of Truth, intensification of the black market and artificial scarcity. Above all, it unmans the people and deprives them of initiative, it undoes the teaching of self-help"
    — Mahatma Gandhi
    One's own religion is after all a matter between oneself and one's Maker and no one else's.
    — Mahatma Gandhi
    tags: oneself 
     
    My faith is brightest in the midst of impenetrable darkness.
    — Mahatma Gandhi
    tags: darkness  faith 
     
    How can one be compelled to accept slavery? I simply refuse to do the master's bidding. He may torture me, break my bones to atoms and even kill me. He will then have my dead body, not my obedience. Ultimately, therefore, it is I who am the victor and not he, for he has failed in getting me to do what he wanted done.
    — Mahatma Gandhi
    tags: master  body 
     
    Hate the sin, love the sinner.
    — Mahatma Gandhi
    tags: hate  sin  sinner 
     
    I refuse to believe that the tendency of human nature is always downward.
    — Mahatma Gandhi
    tags: nature  believe  human 
     
    God took and needed no personal service. He served His creatures without demanding any service for Himself in return.
    — Mahatma Gandhi
    tags: personal  service  god 
     
    When you make yourself into zero, your power becomes invincible.
    — Mahatma Gandhi
    tags: power 
     
    Whenever you have truth it must be given with love, or the message and the messenger will be rejected.
    — Mahatma Gandhi
    tags: truth 
     
    There is no road towards peace; peace is the road
    — Mahatma Gandhi
    tags: peace 
     
    My shyness has been in reality my shield and buckler. It has allowed me to grow. It has helped me in my discernment of truth.
    — Mahatma Gandhi
    tags: truth  reality 
     
    The instruments for the quest for Truth are as simple as they are difficult.
    — Mahatma Gandhi
    tags: truth 
     
    My faith runs so very much faster than my reason that I can challenge the whole world and say, 'God is, was and ever shall be'.
    — Mahatma Gandhi
    tags: world  challenge  god  faith 
     
    I'm a lover of my own liberty, and so I would do nothing to restrict yours.
    — Mahatma Gandhi
    tags: liberty  lover 
     
    God is Truth,Truth is God.
    — Mahatma Gandhi
    tags: god 
     
    As a rule, the mind, residing in a body that has become weakened by pampering, is also weak, and where there is no strength of mind there can be no strength of soul.
    — Mahatma Gandhi
    tags: soul  body  rules  mind  strength 
     
    We often confuse spiritual knowledge with spiritual attainment. Spirituality is not a matter of knowing scriptures and engaging in philosophical discussions. It is a matter of heart culture, of unmeasurable strength.
    — Mahatma Gandhi
    Consciously or unconsciously, every one of us does render some service or other. If we cultivate the habit of doing this service deliberately, our desire for service will steadily grow stronger, and will make, not only for our own happiness, but that of the world at large.
    — Mahatma Gandhi
    Glory lies in the attempt to reach one's goal and not in reaching it.
    — Mahatma Gandhi
    tags: lies  goal 
     
    Each one has to find his peace from within. And peace to be real must be unaffected by outside circumstances.
    — Mahatma Gandhi
    tags: peace  real 
     
    It is the absolute right of India to misgovern herself.
    — Mahatma Gandhi
    tags: right  india 
     
    Nonviolent non-co-operation is the only alternative to anarchy and worse.
    — Mahatma Gandhi
    tags: anarchy 
     
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    mahatma gandhi
    Birth    : October 2, 1869
    Death  : January 30, 1948
    Occupation  : Civil rights leader

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