I hold that without truth and nonviolence there can be nothing but destruction of humanity.
Gandhi (1869 - 1948)
Contributed by: Zaady
There is nothing on earth that I would not give up, excepting of course, two things and two things only, truth and nonviolence.
Truth and nonviolence are no cloistered virtues but are applicable as much in the forum and the legislatures as in the market-place.
Unity to be real must stand the severest strain without breaking.
A vow is fixed and unalterable determination to do a thing, when such a determination is related to something noble which can only uplift the man who makes the resolve.
The mantram becomes one's staff of life and carries one through every ordeal. Each repetition has a new meaning, carrying you nearer and nearer to God.
When I despair, I remember that all through history the way of truth and love has always won. There have been tyrants and murderers and for a time they seem invincible but in the end, they always fall. Think of it - always.
Satisfaction lies in the effort, not in the attainment, full effort is full victory.
The history of the world is full of men who rose to leadership, by sheer force of self-confidence, bravery and tenacity.
They cannot take away our self-respect if we do not give it to them.
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