I claim to be a simple individual liable to err like any other fellow mortal. I own, however, that I have humility enough to confess my errors and to retrace my steps.
It is weakness which breeds fear, and fear breeds distrust.
We may stumble and fall but shall rise again; it should be enough if we did not run away from the battle.
Prayer needs no speech. It is in itself independent of any sensuous effort. But it must be combined with the utmost humility.
I have worshipped woman as the living embodiment of the spirit of service and sacrifice.
The very first step in nonviolence is that we cultivate in our daily life, as between ourselves, truthfulness, humility, tolerance, loving kindness.
Without an unreserved surrender to His grace, complete mastery over thought is impossible.
No man loses his freedom except through his own weakness.
Wealth without work, pleasure without conscience, knowledge without character, commerce without morality, science without humanity, worship without sacrifice, politics without principles.
There may be tyrants and murderers, and for a time, they may seem invincible. But in the end, they always fail. Think of it: always.
God cannot be realized through the intellect. Intellect can lead one to a certain extent and no further. It is a matter of faith and experience derived from that faith.
The truest test of a democracy is in the ability of anyone to act as he likes, so long as he does not injure the life or property of anyone else.