Inspirational Mahatma Gandhi Quotes That Will inspire Your Success.

Best inspirational Mahatma Gandhi Quotes that will help you reach your potential each day

Inspirational Mahatma Gandhi  Quotes that will inspire your success.



Before the throne of the Almighty, man will be judged not by his acts but by his intentions. For God alone reads our hearts

An ounce of practice is worth more than tons of preaching.

There is nothing that wastes the body like worry, and one who has any faith in God should be ashamed to worry about anything whatsoever

We may stumble and fall but shall rise again; it should be enough if we did not run away from the battle.

If I had no sense of humor, I would long ago have committed suicide.


It is health that is real wealth and not pieces of gold and silver.


To believe in something, and not to live it, is dishonest



The future depends on what you do today

In a gentle way, you can shake the world.

It has always been a mystery to me how men can feel themselves honored by the humiliation of their fellow beings.

Gentleness, self-sacrifice and generosity are the exclusive possession of no one race or religion.

Nobody can hurt me without my permission.

 I will not let anyone walk through my mind with their dirty feet.

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

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.

Live as if you were to die tomorrow; learn as if you were to live forever

A man is but the product of his thoughts; what he thinks, he becomes.

 Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes.

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

. The difference between what we do and what we are capable of doing would suffice to solve most of the world’s problems.

 You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty. 

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

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

It’s my conviction that nothing enduring can be built on violence.

 Non-violence is the greatest force at the disposal of mankind. It is mightier than the mightiest weapon of destruction devised by the ingenuity of man.

Non-violence, which is the quality of the heart, cannot come by an appeal to the brain.

Non-violence requires a double faith, faith in God and also faith in man.

My religion is based on truth and non-violence. Truth is my God. Non-violence is the means of realizing Him.

The pursuit of truth does not permit violence on one's opponent.

Non-violence is not a garment to be put on and off at will. Its seat is in the heart, and it must be an inseparable part of our being.

Non-violence is the article of faith.

I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent.

Non-violence and truth are inseparable and presuppose one another

It is better to be violent, if there is violence in our hearts, than to put on the cloak of nonviolence to cover impotence.

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.

Anger and intolerance are the enemies of correct understanding.

Anger is the enemy of non-violence and pride is a monster that swallows it up.

An eye for eye only ends up making the whole world blind. 

Intolerance is itself a form of violence and an obstacle to the growth of a true democratic spirit

 The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated.

Change yourself – you are in control.

Without action, you aren’t going anywhere

The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong. 

. First, they ignore you, then they laugh at you, then they fight you, then you win. 

 When I admire the wonders of a sunset or the beauty of the moon, my soul expands in the worship of the creator

There is a higher court than courts of justice and that is the court of conscience. It supersedes all other courts.

Power is of two kinds. One is obtained by the fear of punishment and the other by acts of love. Power based on love is a thousand times more effective and permanent then the one derived from fear of punishment.

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

A small body of determined spirits fired by an unquenchable faith in their mission can alter the course of history.

If patience is worth anything, it must endure to the end of time. And a living faith will last in the midst of the blackest storm.

Self-respect knows no considerations. .

. Man is supposed to be the maker of his destiny. It is only partly true. He can make his destiny, only in so far as he is allowed by the Great Power.

Prayer is the key of the morning and the bolt of the evening.

Let everyone try and find that as a result of daily prayer he adds something new to his life, something with which nothing can be compared.

 But for my faith in God, I should have been a raving maniac.

Fear of death makes us devoid both of valor and religion. For want of valor is want of religious faith.

Where love is, there God is also.

In prayer it is better to have a heart without words than words without a heart

Prayer is a confession of one's own unworthiness and weakness

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.

Only he can take great resolves who has indomitable faith in God and has fear of God.

My religion teaches me that whenever there is distress which one cannot remove, one must fast and pray.

God, as Truth, has been for me a treasure beyond price. May He be so to every one of us.

Service which is rendered without joy helps neither the servant nor the served. But all other pleasures and possessions pale into nothingness before service which is rendered in a spirit of joy.

 All compromise is based on give and take, but there can be no give and take on fundamentals. Any compromise on mere fundamentals is a surrender. For it is all give and no take.

When restraint and courtesy are added to strength, the latter becomes irresistible.

 The good man is the friend of all living things.

I did once seriously think of embracing the Christian faith. The gentle figure of Christ, so full of forgiveness that he taught his followers not to retaliate when abused or struck, but to turn the other cheek - I thought it was a beautiful example of the perfect man.

Those who know how to think need no teachers.

Culture of the mind must be subservient to the heart.

 Even if you are a minority of one, the truth is the truth.

There is a sufficiency in the world for man's need but not for man's greed.

A man who was completely innocent, offered himself as a sacrifice for the good of others, including his enemies, and became the ransom of the world. It was a perfect act.

Morality is the basis of things and truth is the substance of all morality

It is the quality of our work which will please God and not the quantity.


 For me every ruler is alien that defies public opinion.

 Man's nature is not essentially evil. Brute nature has been known to yield to the influence of love. You must never despair of human nature.

Those who say religion has nothing to do with politics do not know what religion is.

Non-cooperation with evil is as much a duty as is cooperation with good.

If we are to teach real peace in this world, and if we are to carry on a real war against war, we shall have to begin with the children.

Truth is by nature self-evident. As soon as you remove the cobwebs of ignorance that surround it, it shines clear.

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 the holy name of liberty or democracy?

God is, even though the whole world deny him.
Truth stands, even if there be no public support. It is self-sustained.

Man can never be a woman's equal in the spirit of selfless service with which nature has endowed her.

Let us all be brave enough to die the death of a martyr, but let no one lust for martyrdom.

 Providence has its appointed hour for everything. We cannot command results, we can only strive.

 There are people in the world so hungry, that God cannot appear to them except in the form of bread.

The human voice can never reach the distance that is covered by the still small voice of conscience.

You can chain me, you can torture me, you can even destroy this body, but you will never imprison my mind.

A nation's culture resides in the hearts and in the soul of its people.

 Religion is a matter of the heart. No physical inconvenience can warrant abandonment of one's own religion.

I am in the world feeling my way to light 'amid the encircling gloom.

 Sense perceptions can be and often are false and deceptive, however real they may appear to us. Where there is realization outside the senses, it is infallible. It is proved not by extraneous evidence but in the transformed conduct and character of those who have felt the real presence of God within.

 Healthy discontent is the prelude to progress.

Intolerance betrays want of faith in one's cause.

Each one has to find his peace from within. And peace to be real must be unaffected by outside circumstances.

Confession of errors is like a broom which sweeps away the dirt and leaves the surface brighter and clearer. I feel stronger for confession.

Where there is love there is life.

Honest disagreement is often a good sign of progress.

My life is my message.

The main purpose of life is to live rightly, think rightly, act rightly. The soul must languish when we give all our thought to the body.

A 'No' uttered from the deepest conviction is better than a 'Yes' merely uttered to please, or worse, to avoid trouble.

Glory lies in the attempt to reach one's goal and not in reaching it.

Action expresses priorities

The moment there is suspicion about a person's motives, everything he does becomes tainted.

Glory lies in the attempt to reach one's goal and not in reaching it.

 Everyone who wills can hear the inner voice. It is within everyone.

Each one prays to God according to his own light.

An unjust law is itself a species of violence. Arrest for its breach is more so.

We do not need to proselytize 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.

Just as a man would not cherish living in a body other than his own, so do nations not like to live under other nations, however noble and great the latter may be.

I do not want to foresee the future. I am concerned with taking care of the present. God has given me no control over the moment following

Faith is not something to grasp, it is a state to grow into.

 I know, to banish anger altogether from one's breast is a difficult task. It cannot be achieved through pure personal effort. It can be done only by God's grace.

Partition is bad. But whatever is past is past. We have only to look to the future.

I believe in the fundamental truth of all great religions of the world.

Are creeds such simple things like the clothes which a man can change at will and put on at will? Creeds are such for which people live for ages and ages.

A principle is the expression of perfection, and as imperfect beings like us cannot practice perfection, we devise every moment limits of its compromise in practice.

There is more to life than increasing its speed.

Nearly everything you do is of no importance, but it is important that you do it.


Faith... must be enforced by reason... when faith becomes blind it dies.


The spirit of democracy is not a mechanical thing to be adjusted by abolition of forms. It requires change of heart.


Justice that love gives is a surrender, justice that law gives is a punishment.



Morality which depends upon the helplessness of a man or woman has not much to recommend it. Morality is rooted in the purity of our hearts.


Peace is its own reward.


 That service is the noblest which is rendered for its own sake.



Always aim at complete harmony of thought and word and deed. Always aim at purifying your thoughts and everything will be well.

Man falls from the pursuit of the ideal of plan living and high thinking the moment he wants to multiply his daily wants. Man's happiness really lies in contentment.

I claim to be a simple individual liable to err like any other fellow mortal. I own, however, that I have humility enough in me to confess my errors and to retrace my step

No culture can live if it attempts to be exclusive.


Man becomes great exactly in the degree in which he works for the welfare of his fellow-men.

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


I believe that a man is the strongest soldier for daring to die unarmed.




It is easy enough to be friendly to one's friends. But to befriend the one who regards himself as your enemy is the quintessence of true religion. The other is mere business.



An error does not become truth by reason of multiplied propagation, nor does truth become error because nobody sees it.

I look only to the good qualities of men. Not being faultless myself, I won't presume to probe into the faults of others.


 I am a humble but very earnest seeker after truth.


Truth never damages a cause that is just.


Fear has its use but cowardice has none.


Poverty is the worst form of violence.


What is true of the individual will be tomorrow true of the whole nation if individuals will but refuse to lose heart and hope.



Infinite striving to be the best is man's duty; it is its own reward. Everything else is in God's hands

Though we may know Him by a thousand names, He is one and the same to us all.


To deprive a man of his natural liberty and to deny to him the ordinary amenities of life is worse than starving the body; it is starvation of the soul, the dweller in the body.

A vow is a purely religious act which cannot be taken in a fit of passion. It can be taken only with a mind purified and composed and with God as witness.


Is it not enough to know the evil to shun it? If not, we should be sincere enough to admit that we love evil too well to give it up.

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

Spiritual relationship is far more precious than physical. Physical relationship divorced from spiritual is body without soul.



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