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Quotes of the Day for 2 October 2001 – Gandhi

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was born at Porbandar, Kathiawad, India on this day in 1869. From his early career in law to his assassination while preparing to pray in 1948 the Mahatma preached nonviolence, and to the surprise and consternation of the South African and colonial Indian governments he changed his world.

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The quotes:

The difference between what we do and what we are capable of doing would suffice to solve most of the world's problems.

Anger and intolerance are the enemies of correct understanding.

Those who say religion has nothing to do with politics do not know what religion is.

Truth never damages a cause that is just.

It is the quality of our work which will please God and not the quantity.

Be the change you want to see in the world.
     - All today's quotes are from Mohandas Gandhi, 1869 - 1948


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