Must I do all the evil I can before I learn to shun it? Is it not enough to know the evil to shun it? If not, we should be sincere enough to admit that we love evil too well to give it up.
Gandhi (1869 - 1948)
Contributed by: Zaady
On Western civilization: "I think it would be a good idea."
It is unwise to be too sure of one's own wisdom. It is healthy to be reminded that the strongest might weaken and the wisest might err.
In a gentle way, you can shake the world.
What is a man if he is not a thief who openly charges as much as he can for the goods he sells?
It is easy enough to be friendly to one's friends. But to befriend the one who regards himself as your enemy is the quintessence of true religion. The other is mere business.
I am prepared to die, but there is no cause for which I am prepared to kill.
To forget how to dig the earth and to tend the soil is to forget ourselves.
Truth never damages a cause that is just.
There is no god higher than truth.
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