A small body of determined spirits fired by an unquenchable faith in their mission can alter the course of history.
Quote by Mahatma Gandhi
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Mahatma Gandhi Quotes
I like your Christ, I do not like your Christians. Your Christians are so unlike your Christ.
I believe in the fundamental truth of all great religions of the world.
The good man is the friend of all living things.
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.
Man becomes great exactly in the degree in which he works for the welfare of his fellow-men.
I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary the evil it does is permanent.
Non-violence requires a double faith, faith in God and also faith in man.
God is, even though the whole world deny him. Truth stands, even if there be no public support. It is self-sustained.
Is it not enough to know the evil to shun it? If not, we should be sincere enough to admit that we love evil too well to give it up.
I do not want to foresee the future. I am concerned with taking care of the present. God has given me no control over the moment following.
I am the woman I grew to be partly in spite of my mother, and partly because of the extraordinary love of her best friends, and my own best friends' mothers, and from surrogates, many of whom were not women at all but gay men. I have loved them my entire life, even after their passing.
I have found little that is 'good' about human beings on the whole. In my experience most of them are trash, no matter whether they publicly subscribe to this or that ethical doctrine or to none at all. That is something that you cannot say aloud, or perhaps even think.
Perhaps life is just that... a dream and a fear.
People see I am a mother and head of a household. Today in Chile, one-third of households are run by women. They wake up, take the children to school, go to work. To them I am hope.
Life is the flower for which love is the honey.
All humanity is passion without passion, religion, history, novels, art would be ineffectual.
Fear is pain arising from the anticipation of evil.
Dreams pass into the reality of action. From the actions stems the dream again and this interdependence produces the highest form of living.
A good thing to remember is somebody's got it a lot worse than we do.
We are always on the anvil by trials God is shaping us for higher things.