Famous Quotes of Mahatma Gandhi

Famous Quotes of Mahatma Gandhi

Famous Quotes of Mahatma Gandhi

Mahatma Gandhi was the tallest leader of the Indian independence movement. He played a crucial role in enabling India to win independence from the British rule. At a time when other nations had launched violent struggles to free themselves from foreign rule, Mahatma Gandhi followed the path of non-violence, ultimately winning the nation independence without shedding a drop of blood. Gandhi became a source for freedom struggle and civil rights movements across the globe. Mahatma Gandhi, who gave up his law practice and joined the freedom movement, is called the Father of the Nation.

A prolific writer, Mahatma Gandhi has written several books. His autobiography, The Story of My Experiments with Truth, received accolades not only in India but across the globe. He also edited several newspapers and magazines such as Harijan, Indian Opinion, Yong India, and Navajivan. Mahatma Gandhi’s words were full of wisdom and inspired people around the world. Here we present to you some famous quotes of the great leader.

“You must be the change you wish to see in the world.”


“Live as if you were to die tomorrow; learn as if you were to live forever.”


“The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.”


“Whatever you do will be insignificent. But it is very important that you do it.”

First they ignore you, then they laugh at you, then they fight you, then you win.

“As human begins, 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.”



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


“The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated.”



“We will become who we are meant to become.”


“It is health that is real wealth and not pieces of gold and silver.”

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