Mahatma Gandhi Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old mahatma gandhi quotes, mahatma gandhi sayings, and mahatma gandhi proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


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

Mahatma Gandhi

When I admire the wonder of a sunset my soul expands in the worship of the creator.     

Mahatma Gandhi

A nation's culture resides in the hearts and in the soul of its people.     

Mahatma Gandhi

No culture can live if it attempts to be exclusive.     

Mahatma Gandhi

Heroes are made in the hour of defeat. Success is, therefore, well described as a series of glorious defeats.     

Mahatma Gandhi

Our greatness lies not so much in being able to remake the world as in being able to remake ourselves.     

Mahatma Gandhi

You may never know what results come of your action, but if you do nothing there will be no result     

Mahatma Gandhi

Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.     

Mahatma Gandhi

Nobody can hurt me without my permission.     

Mahatma Gandhi

Earth provides enough to satisfy every man's need, but not every man's greed.     

Mahatma Gandhi

Nobody can hurt me without my permission.     

Mahatma Gandhi

Increase of material comforts, it may be generally laid down, does not in any way whatsoever conduce to moral growth.     

Mahatma Gandhi

Good government is no substitute for self-government.     

Mahatma Gandhi

The moment the slave resolves that he will no longer be a slave, his fetters fall. Freedom and slavery are mental states.     

Mahatma Gandhi

I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent.     

Mahatma Gandhi

It is better to be violent, if there is violence in our hearts, than to put on the cloak of nonviolence to cover impotence.     

Mahatma Gandhi

I will not let anyone walk through my mind with their dirty feet.     

Mahatma Gandhi

It is the quality of our work which will please God and not the quantity.     

Mahatma Gandhi

Live simply so that others may simply live.     

Mahatma Gandhi

In a gentle way, you can shake the world.     

Mahatma Gandhi

Peace between countries must rest on the solid foundation of love between individuals.     

Mahatma Gandhi

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

Mahatma Gandhi

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

Mahatma Gandhi

To forget how to dig the earth and to tend the soil is to forget ourselves.     

Mahatma Gandhi

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

Mahatma Gandhi

An unjust law is itself a species of violence. Arrest for its breach is more so.     

Mahatma Gandhi

I have learned through bitter experience the one supreme lesson to conserve my anger, and as heat conserved is transmitted into energy, even so our anger controlled can be transmitted into a power that can move the world.     

Mahatma Gandhi

Our greatness lies not so much in being able to remake the world as in being able to remake ourselves.     

Mahatma Gandhi

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

Mahatma Gandhi

Look at the sparrows; they do not know what they will do in the next moment. Let us literally live from moment to moment.     

Mahatma Gandhi