I have always felt that the true text-book for the pupil is his teacher.

Mahatma Gandhi

Mahatma Gandhi

Profession: Leader
Nationality: Indian

Some suggestions for you :

We should meet abuse by forbearance. Human nature is so constituted that if we take absolutely no notice of anger or abuse, the person indulging in it will soon weary of it and stop.

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

We do not need to proselytise either by our speech or by our writing. We can only do so really with our lives. Let our lives be open books for all to study.

America aims at having a car for every citizen. I do not.

Each one prays to God according to his own light.

Facts mean truth, and once we adhere to truth, the law comes to our aid naturally.

You must not lose faith in humanity.

Independence means voluntary restraints and discipline, voluntary acceptance of the rule of law.

Service without humility is selfishness and egotism.

When the fear of jail disappears, repression puts heart into the people.

Europe I travelled third—and only once first, just to see what it was like—but there I noticed no such difference between the first and the third-classes. In South Africa third-class passengers are mostly Negroes, yet the third-class comforts are better there than here.

The deeper the search in the mine of truth the richer the discovery of the gems buried there.

The utterly false idea that intelligence can be developed only through book-reading should give place to the truth that the quickest development of the mind can be achieved by artisan's work being learnt in a scientific manner.

I am now of the opinion that children should first be taught the art of drawing before learning how to write.