Action is no less necessary than thought to the instinctive tendencies of the human frame.
If we are to reach real peace in the world, we shall have to begin with the children.
To believe in something, and not to live it, is dishonest.
I simply want to tell the story of my numerous experiments with Truth, and as my life consists of nothing but those experiments; it is true that the story will take the shape of an autobiography.
Partition is bad. But whatever is past is past. We have only to look to the future.
Love is the strongest force the world possesses and yet it is the humblest imaginable.
Nearly everything you do is of no importance, but it is important that you do it.
Mankind is notoriously too dense to read the signs that God sends from time to time. We require drums to be beaten into our ears, before we should wake from our trance and hear the warning and see that to lose oneself in all, is the only way to find oneself.
Those who say religion has nothing to do with politics do not know what religion is.
Gift of life is the greatest of all gifts.
We may never be strong enough to be entirely nonviolent in thought, word and deed. But we must keep nonviolence as our goal and make strong progress towards it.
A man of truth must also be a man of care.