Love is the child of illusion and the parent of disillusion.
A lot of good arguments are spoiled by some fool who knows what he is talking about.
In Western lands there is a distinct division between the religious and the secular life. There is one rule of conduct for laymen and another for clergymen. This distinction has never found its place in the life of the people of India. There, all of life is included in the word ‘religion.’
Life is doubt, and faith without doubt is nothing but death.
The greatest height of heroism to which an individual, like a people, can attain is to know how to face ridicule.
If we wish to substitute for war the settlement of disputes by justice, we must first substitute for the condition of international anarchy a condition of international order.
We all understand that the debasement of a nation’s coinage is very pernicious and must prove disastrous to its commerce. How much more dangerous is the debasement of the spiritual coinage!
It is truer to say that martyrs create faith more than faith creates martyrs.