"The spirit of democracy is not a mechanical thing to be adjusted by abolition of forms. It requires change of heart."
"If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude."Mahatma Gandhi on Maya Angelou
"Change does not roll in on the wheels of inevitability, but comes through continuous struggle. And so we must straighten our backs and work for our freedom. A man can't ride you unless your back is bent."Mahatma Gandhi on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference."Mahatma Gandhi on Reinhold Niebuhr
"Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change that we seek."Mahatma Gandhi on Barack Obama
"You must be the change you wish to see in the world."Mahatma Gandhi on Mahatma Gandhi
"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."