Be the change that you wish to see in the world.
Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
Those who know how to think need no teachers.
There are no goodbyes for us. Wherever you are, you will always be in my heart.
A coward is incapable of exhibiting love it is the prerogative of the brave.
A man who was completely innocent, offered himself as a sacrifice for the good of others, including his enemies, and became the ransom of the world. It was a perfect act.
A policy is a temporary creed liable to be changed, but while it holds good it has got to be pursued with apostolic zeal.
A religion that takes no account of practical affairs and does not help to solve them is no religion.
A small body of determined spirits fired by an unquenchable faith in their mission can alter the course of history.
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.
All the religions of the world, while they may differ in other respects, unitedly proclaim that nothing lives in this world but Truth.
Among the many misdeeds of the British rule in India, history will look upon the act depriving a whole nation of arms as the blackest.
An error does not become truth by reason of multiplied propagation, nor does truth become error because nobody sees it.
An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind.
Anger and intolerance are the enemies of correct understanding.
Anger is the enemy of non-violence and pride is a monster that swallows it up.
Are creeds such simple things like the clothes which a man can change at will and put on at will? Creeds are such for which people live for ages and ages.
As human beings, our greatness lies not so much in being able to remake the world – that is the myth of the atomic age – as in being able to remake ourselves.
Before the throne of the Almighty, man will be judged not by his acts but by his intentions. For God alone reads our hearts.
But for my faith in God, I should have been a raving maniac.