Good government is no substitute for self-government
Anger and intolerance are the twin enemies of correct understanding.
Intolerance betrays want of faith in one's cause.
My faith runs so very much faster than my reason that I can challenge the whole world and say, 'God is, was and ever shall be
The human voice can never reach the distance that is covered by the still small voice of conscience.
The only tyrant I accept in this world is the 'still small voice' within
The Roots of Violence: Wealth without work, Pleasure without conscience, Knowledge without character, Commerce without morality, Science without humanity, Worship without sacrifice, Politics without principles
All of your scholarship, all your study of Shakespeare and Wordsworth would be vain if at the same time you did not build your character and attain mastery over your thoughts and your actions
Rights that do not flow from duty well performed are not worth having.
Adaptability is not imitation. It means power of resistance and assimilation.
I do feel that spiritual progress does demand, at some stage, that we should cease to kill our fellow creatures for the satisfaction of our bodily wants.
Those with the greatest awareness have the greatest nightmares.
You may never know what results come of your action, but if you do nothing there will be no result.
It is necessary to correct the error that vegetarianism has made us weak in mind, or passive or inert in action. I do not regard flesh-food as necessary at any stage.
Man should forget his anger before he lies down to sleep.