An unjust law is itself a species of violence. Arrest for its breach is more so.
Category: Law And Lawyers
I suppose leadership at one time meant muscles; but today it means getting along with people.
Category: Leaders And Leadership
There is more to life than simply increasing its speed.
Category: Life And Living
Where there is love there is life.
A coward is incapable of exhibiting love; it is the prerogative of the brave.
Whenever you are confronted with an opponent. Conquer him with love.
My life is an indivisible whole, and all my attitudes run into one another; and they all have their rise in my insatiable love for mankind.
I first learned the concepts of non-violence in my marriage.
Increase of material comforts, it may be generally laid down, does not in any way whatsoever conduce to moral growth.
Non-violence is not a garment to be put on and off at will. Its seat is in the heart, and it must be inseparable part of our very being.
Monotony is the law of nature. Look at the monotonous manner in which the sun rises. The monotony of necessary occupation is exhilarating and life giving.
Patience means self-suffering.
Mental violence has no potency and injures only the person whose thoughts are violent. It is otherwise with mental non-violence. It has potency which the world does not yet know.
A policy is a temporary creed liable to be changed, but while it holds good it has got to be pursued with apostolic zeal.
The difference between what we do and what we are capable of doing would suffice to solve most of the world's problem.