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The Best Mahatma Gandhi Quotes  

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A list of the best Mahatma Gandhi quotes. This list is arranged by which famous Mahatma Gandhi quotes have received the most votes, so only the greatest Mahatma Gandhi quotes are at the top of the list. All the most popular quotes from Mahatma Gandhi should be listed here, but if any were missed you can add more at the end of the list. This list includes notable Mahatma Gandhi quotes on various subjects, many of which are inspirational and thought provoking.

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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. Mahatma Gandhi
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Where there is love there is life. Mahatma Gandhi
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The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong. Mahatma Gandhi
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Be the change you want to see in the world. Mahatma Gandhi
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The difference between what we do and what we are capable of doing would suffice to solve most of the world's problem. Mahatma Gandhi
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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. Mahatma Gandhi
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Prayer is not asking. It is a longing of the soul. It is daily admission of one's weakness. It is better in prayer to have a heart without words than words without a heart. Mahatma Gandhi
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A man is the sum of his actions, of what he has done, of what he can do, Nothing else. Mahatma Gandhi
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A coward is incapable of exhibiting love; it is the prerogative of the brave. Mahatma Gandhi
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You can chain me, you can torture me, you can even destroy this body, but you will never imprison my mind. Mahatma Gandhi
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I suppose leadership at one time meant muscles; but today it means getting along with people. Mahatma Gandhi
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If you don't ask, you don't get. Mahatma Gandhi
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It is the quality of our work which will please God and not the quantity. Mahatma Gandhi
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Poverty is the worst form of violence. Mahatma Gandhi
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A 'No' uttered from the deepest conviction is better than a 'Yes' merely uttered to please, or worse, to avoid trouble. Mahatma Gandhi
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Patience means self-suffering. Mahatma Gandhi
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Live as if you were to die tomorrow; learn as if you were to live forever. Mahatma Gandhi
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Freedom is not worth having if it does not connote freedom to err. It passes my comprehension how human beings, be they ever so experienced and able, can delight in depriving other human beings of that precious right. Mahatma Gandhi
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Increase of material comforts, it may be generally laid down, does not in any way whatsoever conduce to moral growth. Mahatma Gandhi
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Prayer is the key of the morning and the bolt of the evening. Mahatma Gandhi
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An eye for eye only ends up making the whole world blind. Mahatma Gandhi
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We must become the change we want to see. Mahatma Gandhi
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To believe in something, and not to live it, is dishonest. Mahatma Gandhi
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Faith must be enforced by reason. When faith becomes blind it dies. Mahatma Gandhi
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Ahimsa is the attribute of the soul, and therefore, to be practiced by everybody in all affairs of life. If it cannot be practiced in all departments, it has no practical value. Mahatma Gandhi