"It is my own firm belief that the strength of the soul grows in proportion as you subdue the flesh."
"We gain strength, and courage, and confidence by each experience in which we really stop to look fear in the face... we must do that which we think we cannot."Mahatma Gandhi on Eleanor Roosevelt
"That which does not kill us makes us stronger."Mahatma Gandhi on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved."Mahatma Gandhi on Helen Keller
"Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men."Mahatma Gandhi on John F. Kennedy
"The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places."Mahatma Gandhi on Ernest Hemingway
"As human beings, our greatness lies not so much in being able to remake the world - that is the myth of the atomic age - as in being able to remake ourselves."
"Every formula of every religion has in this age of reason, to submit to the acid test of reason and universal assent."
"Before the throne of the Almighty, man will be judged not by his acts but by his intentions. For God alone reads our hearts."
"Anger and intolerance are the enemies of correct understanding."
"Man should forget his anger before he lies down to sleep."