Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
Mahatma Gandhi was born on the 2nd of October, 1869 in Porbandar, Gujarat,
India. He died on the 30th of January, 1948 in New Delhi, India.
Gandhi was a great political and spiritual leader for India, when India
was still under the rule of the British Empire.
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- The weak cannot
forgive. Forgiveness is an attribute of the Strong.
- I have always
been opposed to corporal punishment. I remember only one occasion on
which I physically punished one of my sons.
- A devotee of Truth
may not do anything in deference to convention. He must always hold
himself open to correction, and whenever he discovers himself to be
wrong he must confess it at all costs and atone for it.
- Love is the strongest
force the world possesses, and yet it is the humblest imaginable.
- No man, if he
is pure has anything more precious to give than his life. I hope and
pray that I have that purity in me to justify the step.
- With God as my
supreme, and sole counselor, I felt that I must take the decision without
any other adviser.
- That is why I wear
a loin-cloth myself. They call me half-naked. I do it deliberately in
order to identify myself with the poorest of the poor in India.
- I have no disciples
except myself and he is a terrible one.
- My search is for
peace, and to show God through the life I live.
- I give myself
to my fellow-men. This is the secret of peace and happiness also.
- Politics like
a snake's coil, surrounds, crushes you and seeing that I am in the midst
of it, I realize my helpless plight, and I endeavour to control politics.
- A man who broods
on evil is as bad as a man who does evil.
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