Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi: One undivided and indivisible family

All humanity is one undivided and indivisible family, and each one of us is responsible for the misdeeds of all the others. I cannot detach myself from the wickedest soul. –Mohandas K. Gandhi (1869-1948). 

Mahatma Gandhi: Prayer

Prayer is not asking. It is a longing of the soul. It is daily admission of one’s weakness. It is better in prayer to have a heart without words than words without a heart.

Mahatma Gandhi

English: USSR stamp, Mahatma Gandhi, 1969, 6 k...

English: USSR stamp, Mahatma Gandhi, 1969, 6 k. Русский: Марка СССР, Махатма Ганди, 1969, 6 коп. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Mohandas K. Gandhi: Need and greed

Gandhi Ashram

Gandhi Ashram (Photo credit: Chobist)

 

M.K. Gandhi while serving in the Ambulance Cor...

M.K. Gandhi while serving in the Ambulance Corps during the Boer War (1899) (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

Rabindranath Tagore and Gandhi in 1940.

Rabindranath Tagore and Gandhi in 1940. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

Mohandas K. Gandhi (1869-1948), political and ...

Mohandas K. Gandhi (1869-1948), political and spiritual leader of India. Location unknown. Français : Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (1869-1948), Guide politique et spirituel de l’Inde. Lieu inconnu. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

There is sufficiency in the world for man’s need, but not for man’s greed.

Mohandas K. Gandhi

 

 

 

 

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi: Nothing new!

I have nothing new to teach the world. Truth and non-violence are as old as the hills. All I have done is to try experiments in both on as vast a scale as I could. –Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi(1869-1948)

Mohandas K. Gandhi (1869-1948), political and ...

Mohandas K. Gandhi (1869-1948), political and spiritual leader of India. Location unknown. Français : Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (1869-1948), Guide politique et spirituel de l’Inde. Lieu inconnu. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

Mohandas Gandhi: Wisdom

Mohandas K. Gandhi (1869-1948), political and ...

Mohandas K. Gandhi (1869-1948), political and spiritual leader of India. Location unknown. Français : Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (1869-1948), Guide politique et spirituel de l’Inde. Lieu inconnu. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

“It is unwise to be too sure of one’s own wisdom. It is healthy to be reminded that the strongest might weaken and the wisest might err. ”

 

 

 

 

Mahatma Gandhi: Mad destruction

“What difference does it make to the dead, the orphans and the homeless, whether the mad destruction is wrought under the name of totalitarianism or in the holy name of liberty or democracy?”

-Mahatma Gandhi

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Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi: Strong hearts

Signature of Mahatma Gandhi.

Signature of Mahatma Gandhi. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

If your heart acquires strength, you will be able to remove blemishes from others without thinking evil of them.
Mohandas Gandhi

Oscar Wilde: Reproduce that experience

Oscar Wilde at Oxford

Oscar Wilde at Oxford (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

“Each time that one loves is the only time one has ever loved. Difference of object does not alter singleness of passion. It merely intensifies it. We can have but one great experience at best, and the secret of life is to reproduce that experience as often as possible.”
Oscar Wilde

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi: Freedom

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Freedom is not worth having if it does not connote freedom to err.
Mohandas Gandhi

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi: Finding yourself

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

Mohandas Gandhi

Mahatma Gandhi: Remake ourselves

Let There Be...

English: USSR stamp, Mahatma Gandhi, 1969, 6 k...

English: USSR stamp, Mahatma Gandhi, 1969, 6 k. Русский: Марка СССР, Махатма Ганди, 1969, 6 коп. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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“As human beings, our greatness lies not in being able to remake the world — that is the myth of the atomic age — as in being able to remake ourselves. ~ Mahatma Gandhi, from Chicken Soup for the Indian Teenage Soul

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi: They always fall

Gandhi in South Africa (1895)

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“When I despair, I remember that all through history the way of truth and love has always won. There have been tyrants and murderers and for a time they seem invincible, but in the end, they always fall…think of it, always.” ~Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, quoted in “Chicken Soup for the Indian Soul

MK (Mahatma) Gandhi: Contraband

Morality is contraband in war. –Mahatma (Mohandas K. )Gandhi (1869-1948)

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Mohandas K. Gandhi (1869-1948), political and spiritual leader of India. Location unknown. Français : Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (1869-1948), Guide politique et spirituel de l’Inde. Lieu inconnu. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

MK Gandhi and Cyril Connolly

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Map of Obesity in Adult Males (% of adult popu...
Gandhi on Juhu Beach, Mumbai, May 1944.

Obesity is a mental state, a disease brought on by boredom and disappointment. –Cyril Connolly, critic and editor (1903-1974)

Poverty is the worst form of violence. –Mohandas K. Gandhi (1869-1948)

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