Gandhi Top 10 Quotes


Truthful dealing even in the least little things of life, is the only secret of pure life.

Gandhi (Quoted in the Young India, 1925)


Real enjoyment is derived from drops, not from mouthfuls.



The straight path is as difficult as it is simple. Were it not so, all would follow the straight path.

Gandhi (Bapu-Ke-Ashirvad, 1944)


Each one has to find his peace from within. And peace to be real must be unaffected by outside circumstances.

Gandhi (Quoted in the Young India, 1929)


Truth alone will endure, all the rest will be swept away before the tide of time.



The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.

Gandhi (Quoted in the Young India, 1931)


Give all, gain all.

Gandhi (Bapu-Ke-Ashirvad, 1946)


It is my firm conviction that all good action is bound to bear fruit in the end.

Gandhi (Quoted in the Young India, 1927)


An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.

Gandhi (The Story of My Experiments with Truth, 1929)


We must be the change we wish to see in the world.

Gandhi (Quoted in the L. A. Times, 1989)

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Gandhi Biography

Born: October 2, 1869
Died: January 30, 1948

Mohandas Gandhi was a leader in India during the Indian independence movement. He is best known for his philosophy "Satyagraha" and his lifelong advocacy for peace and nonviolence.

Notable Works

Indian Home Rule (1909)
The Story of My Experiments with Truth (1929)
Non-Violence in Peace and War (1942)

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