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Mahatma Gandhi

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 1 Fear less, hope more;
 2 President means chief servant.
 3 I think it would be a good idea.
 4 Where there is love there is life.
 5 Knowledge comes, but wisdom lingers.
 6 We must become the change we want to see.
 7 Purity of mind and idleness are incompatible.
 8 Those who know how to think need no teachers.
 9 There is more to life than increasing its speed.
 10 You must be the change you wish to see in the world.
 11 No culture can live, if it attempts to be exclusive.
 12 Culture of the mind must be subservient to the heart.
 13 Good government is no substitute for self-government.
 14 Honest disagreement is often a good sign of progress.
 15 Honest differences are often a healthy sign of progress.
 16 All crime is a kind of disease and should be treated as such.
 17 Prayer is a confession of ones own unworthiness and weakness.
 18 Prayer is the key of the morning and the bolt of the evening.
 19 The only tyrant I accept in this world is the still voice within.
 20 Unity to be real must stand the severest strain without breaking.
 21 Freedom is not worth having if it does not connote freedom to err.
 22 Anger and intolerance are the twin enemies of correct understanding.
 23 If I had no sense of humor, I would long ago have committed suicide.
 24 Anger and intolerance are the twin enemies of correct understanding.
 25 Your capacity to keep your vow will depend on the purity of your life.
 26 I believe in equality for everyone, except reporters and photographers.
 27 The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
 28 A man in love is not complete until he is married. Then he is finished.
 29 It is the quality of our work which will please God and not the quantity.
 30 I have known many meat eaters to be far more nonviolent than vegetarians.
 31 Live as if your were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
 32 Adaptability is not imitation. It means power of resistance and assimilation.
 33 Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
 34 Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is most important that you do it.
 35 Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes.
 36 Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
 37 There are people in the world so hungry, that God cannot appear to them except in the form of bread.
 38 The mice which helplessly find themselves between the cats teeth acquire no merit from their enforced sacrifice.
 39 The difference between what we do and what we are capable of doing would suffice to solve most of the worlds problems.
 40 The history of the world is full of men who rose to leadership, by sheer force of self-confidence, bravery and tenacity.
 41 Men say I am a saint losing himself in politics. That fact is that I am a politician trying my hardest to become a saint.
 42 Personally, I hold that a man, who deliberately and intelligently takes a pledge and then breaks it, forfeits his manhood.
 43 The world owes all its onward impulses to men ill at ease. The happy man inevitably confines himself within ancient limits.
 44 It is better to be violent, if there is violence in our hearts, than to put on the cloak of nonviolence to cover impotence.
 45 A policy is a temporary creed liable to be changed, but while it holds good it has got to be pursued with apostolic zeal.
 46 It is unwise to be too sure of ones own wisdom. It is healthy to be reminded that the strongest might weaken and the wisest might err.
 47 A "No" uttered from deepest conviction is better and greater than a "Yes" merely uttered to please, or what is worse, to avoid trouble.
 48 There is nothing that wastes the body like worry, and one who has any faith in God should be ashamed to worry about anything whatsoever.
 49 Among the many misdeeds of the British rule in India, history will look upon the act of depriving a whole nation of arms as the blackest.
 50 Not to have control over the senses is like sailing in a rudderless ship, bound to break to pieces on coming in contact with the very first rock.
 51 He that cannot forgive others, breaks the bridge over which he himself must pass if he would ever reach heaven; for everyone has need to be forgiven.
 52 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.
 53 A vow is fixed and unalterable determination to do a thing, when such a determination is related to something noble which can only uplift the man who makes the resolve.
 54 In this age of the rule of brute force, it is almost impossible for anyone to believe that any one else could possibly reject the law of the final supremacy of brute force.
 55 Indolence is a delightful but distressing state; we must be doing something to be happy. Action is no less necessary than thought to the instinctive tendencies of the human frame.
 56 When you get to the end of all the light you know and its time to step into the darkness of the unknown, faith is knowing that one of two things shall happen: either you will be given something solid to stand on, or you will be taught how to fly.

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