Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi also known as Mahatma Gandhi is known for his leadership and civil rights. Although he got killed in 1948 to bring about peace in the prolonged freedom battle, he has taught lessons which influenced even the great leaders like Martin Luther King Jr. and also Nelson Mandela. Even today we feel the presence of him among us.
As Gandhi celebrates his 147th birth anniversary this year, here’s a look at his famous quotes and sayings.
If we are to reach real peace in the world, we shall have to begin with the children.
Here he is very right about bringing about inner peace. he says if we watch children we learn what peace actually means.
Nothing is so aggravating as calmness.
Here he says that being calm can be so frustrating for the enemy. So nothing aggravates them when they see their enemy calm.
Yes I am. I am also a Muslim, a Christian, a Buddhist and a Jew.
Gandhiji believed in equality and hence considered himself belonging to every religion that exists.
I want freedom for the full expression of my personality.
After 200 years of slavery, Gandhi acclaim that it was the freedom or full expression of personality that needs freedom.
Be the change that you wish to see in the world.
This quote is very popular and rightly said. One should never complain the bad happenings in the nation and instead become the change that he wants to see. Our destiny is in our own hands and so is our nation’s future.
These sayings of Mahatma Gandhi always inspires people of every generation and motivates them to apply these in their life. I bet after reading these quotes you will feel a change in your attitude and in your point of view. He’s sayings and whatever he has taught us are immortal and will always help to shape one’s character. For more such content, follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for more such posts and you can also download our app to stay updated: Tell Me Nothing.