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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

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




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Quotes for: heart

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Hope stole into my heart against my will.”
Jean Racine - Phèdre
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Great thoughts come from the heart.”
Luc de Clapiers, marquis de Vauvenargues - Reflexions and Maxims
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It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye.”
Antoine de Saint-Exupery
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The heart has its reasons, of which reason knows nothing.”
Blaise Pascal - Pensées
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Tears are shed in my heart like the rain on the town.”
Paul Verlaine - Il pleure dans mon coeur
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Here are fruits, flowers, leaves and branches,
And here is my heart which beats only for you. ”

Paul Verlaine - Green
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Quotes for: Democracy:


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Citizens of the democratic societies should undertake a course of intellectual self defense to protect themselves from manipulation and control. ”
Noam Chomsky
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The real democratic progress is not to lower the level of the elite toward that of the crowd, but to raise that of the crowd toward the elite.”
Gustave Le Bon - Hier et demain. Pensées brèves
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My political ideal is democracy. Let every man be respected as an individual and no man idolized.”
Albert Einstein - The World as I See It
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What is most important for democracy is not that great fortunes should not exist, but that great fortunes should not remain in the same hands. In that way there are rich men, but they do not form a class.”
Alexis de Tocqueville
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Democracy and socialism have nothing in common but one word, equality. But notice the difference: while democracy seeks equality in liberty, socialism seeks equality in restraint and servitude.”
Alexis de Tocqueville
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In this possibly terminal phase of human existence, democracy and freedom are more than just ideals to be valued - they may be essential to survival.”
Noam Chomsky
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There is more to life than increasing its speed.”
Mahatma Gandhi
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Where there is love there is life.”
Mahatma Gandhi
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My life is my message.”
Mahatma Gandhi
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Anger and intolerance are the enemies of correct understanding.”
Mahatma Gandhi
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Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.”
Mahatma Gandhi
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The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.”
Mahatma Gandhi
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