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.


Live simply that others may simply live.     

Mahatma Gandhi

Live as if your were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.     

Mahatma Gandhi

The simplest acts of kindness are by far more powerful then a thousand heads bowing in prayer.     

Mahatma Gandhi

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

Mahatma Gandhi

The future depends on what you do today.     

Mahatma Gandhi

Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.     

Mahatma Gandhi

Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.     

Mahatma Gandhi

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

Mahatma Gandhi

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

Mahatma Gandhi

God did not bear the cross only 1900 years ago, but he bears it today, and he dies and is resurrected from day to day. It would be poor comfort to the world if it had to depend upon a historical God who died 2000 years ago. Do not then preach the God of history, but show Him as He lives today through you.     

Mahatma Gandhi

Stoning prophets and erecting churches to their memory afterwards has been the way of the world through the ages. Today we worship Christ, but the Christ in the flesh we crucified.     

Mahatma Gandhi

When I despair, I remember that all through history the way of truth and love have always won. There have been tyrants and murderers, and for a time, they can seem invincible, but in the end, they always fall. Think of it — always.     

Mahatma Gandhi

The beauty of poetry is that the creation transcends the poet.     

Mahatma Gandhi

I want freedom for the full expression of my personality.     

Mahatma Gandhi

The only tyrant I accept in this world is the still voice within.     

Mahatma Gandhi

Selfless action is a source of strength.     

Mahatma Gandhi

Freedom is never dear at any price. It is the breath of life. What would a man not pay for living?     

Mahatma Gandhi

Every worthwhile accomplishment, big or little, has its stages of drudgery and triumph: a beginning, a struggle, and a victory.     

Mahatma Gandhi

Satisfaction lies in the effort, not in the attainment, full effort is full victory.     

Mahatma Gandhi

Dignity of human nature requires that we must face the storms of life.     

Mahatma Gandhi

It seems to me as clear as daylight that abortion would be a crime.     

Mahatma Gandhi

Victory attained by violence is tantamount to a defeat for it is momentary.     

Mahatma Gandhi

A perfect Muslim is he from whose tongue and hands mankind is safe.     

Mahatma Gandhi

Not to have control over the senses is like sailing in a rudderless ship, bound to break to pieces on coming in contact with the very first rock.     

Mahatma Gandhi

What is gained by violence must be lost before superior violence.     

Mahatma Gandhi

An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.     

Mahatma Gandhi

Non-violence is a weapon of the strong.     

Mahatma Gandhi

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

Mahatma Gandhi

Fear has its use but cowardice has none.     

Mahatma Gandhi

A coward is incapable of exhibiting love; it is the prerogative of the brave.     

Mahatma Gandhi