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Mahatma Gandhi

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Biography - Mahatma Gandhi:

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi. Indian lawyer and political ethicist.
Born: 1869 - Died: 1948
Period:
20th century
19th century
Place of birth: India
India

As human beings, our greatness lies not so much in being able to remake the world - that is the myth of the atomic age - as in being able to remake ourselves.




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Be the change that you wish to see in the world.

Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.




Quotes for: world


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Quotes about the world:


The world is in greater peril from those who tolerate or encourage evil than from those who actually commit it.
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We admire the world through what we love.
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Let us read and let us dance—these two amusements will never do any harm to the world.
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How far that little candle throws its beams! So shines a good deed in a naughty world.
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In this world we must be a little too good to be good enough.
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The most dangerous worldview is the worldview of those who have not viewed the world.
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Quotes for: oneself


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Quotes about oneself:


A happy life, therefore, is one which is in accordance with its own nature.
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If there is anything that we wish to change in the child, we should first examine it and see whether it is not something that could better be changed in ourselves.
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To exist is to change, to change is to mature, to mature is to go on creating oneself endlessly.
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Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.
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To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
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It is of immense importance to learn to laugh at ourselves.
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Quotes for: greatness


The greatness of man lies in his decision to be stronger than his condition.
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Nothing is more simple than greatness; indeed, to be simple is to be great.
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The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.
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All the splendor in the world is not worth a good friend.
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The price of greatness is responsibility.
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There is no greatness where there is no simplicity, goodness and truth.
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There is more to life than increasing its speed.
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Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
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Where there is love there is life.
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My life is my message.
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Anger and intolerance are the enemies of correct understanding.
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The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
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