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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

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




Translation

Translation

(German, French)



German
Aus einem Irrtum wird keine Wahrheit, auch wenn man ihn noch so weit verbreitet, und aus einer Wahrheit wird kein Irrtum, auch wenn kein Mensch sie sieht.

French
L'erreur ne devient pas vérité parce qu'elle se propage et se multiplie; la vérité ne devient pas erreur parce que nul ne la voit.




See also 

See also...



Truth stands, even if there be no public support. It is self-sustained.




Quotes for: mistake


Quotes

Quotes about mistake:


Love truth, but pardon error.





Mistakes are, after all, the foundations of truth, and if a man does not know what a thing is, it is at least an increase in knowledge if he knows what it is not.





Any man can make mistakes.





I would never die for my beliefs, because I might be wrong.





What is tolerance? It is the endowment of humanity. We are all steeped in weakness and error; let us forgive each other our stupidities, that is the first law of nature.





Without music, life would be a mistake.











Quotes for: truth


Quotes

Quotes for: truth


Truth prevails only to the extent that we successfully assert it. The victory of reason can only be the victory of rational people.





Believe those who are seeking the truth; doubt those who find it.





Truth is the daughter of time, not of authority.





Love truth, but pardon error.





The language of truth is simple.





Mistakes are, after all, the foundations of truth, and if a man does not know what a thing is, it is at least an increase in knowledge if he knows what it is not.











Quotes

Mahatma Gandhi also said...


There is more to life than increasing its speed.





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





Where there is love there is life.





My life is my message.





Anger and intolerance are the enemies of correct understanding.





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












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