Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was the preeminent leader of the Indian independence movement in British-ruled India. Employing nonviolent civil disobedience, Gandhi led India to independence and inspired movements for civil rights and freedom across the world. The honorific Mahatma )applied to him first in 1914 in South Africa,is now used worldwide. He is also called Bapu in India... (wikipedia)
The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
When I admire the wonders of a sunset or the beauty of the moon, my soul expands in the worship of the creator.
Power is of two kinds. One is obtained by the fear of punishment and the other by acts of love. Power based on love is a thousand times more effective and permanent then the one derived from fear of punishment.
I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent.
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.
You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.
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.
We may stumble and fall but shall rise again; it should be enough if we did not run away from the battle.
Satisfaction lies in the effort, not in the attainment, full effort is full victory.