Moral authority is never retained by any attempt to hold on to it. It comes without seeking and is retained without effort.
Always aim at complete harmony of thought and word and deed. Always aim at purifying your thoughts and everything will be well.
Non-violence requires a double faith, faith in God and also faith in man.
I did once seriously think of embracing the Christian faith. The gentle figure of Christ, so full of forgiveness that he taught his followers not to retaliate when abused or struck, but to turn the other cheek – I thought it was a beautiful example of the perfect man.
A coward is incapable of exhibiting love; it is the prerogative of the brave.
A poem need not have a meaning and like most things in nature often does not have.