Month: May 2011

Love your enemies

“First they ignore you, then they laugh at you, then they fight you, then you win.” – Mahatma Gandhi Have a good week, and hope that every envious laughter you earn will be a signpost of your path to success!

Strength

“The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.” – Mahatma Gandhi

On being violent

Is there a right moment for being violent? Is violence a viable way to peace? Mahatma Gandhi supposedly said: “It is better to be violent, if there is violence in our hearts, than to put on the cloak of nonviolence…

Happiness

“Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.” – Mahatma Gandhi

Keep the faith in humanity

“You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.” – Mahatma Gandhi

Sharing Happiness

“Thousands of candles can be lit from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.” – Buddha

It would be a good idea

My most favorite Gandhi quote: “I think it would be a good idea.” – This is what Mahatma Gandhi replied, when asked what he thought of Western civilization. (Isn’t this brutally honest from a man so peaceful in such non-violent…