“There can be no Satyagraha in an unjust cause. Satyagraha in a just cause is vain, if the men espousing it are not determined and capable of fighting and suffering to the end; and the slightest use of violence often defeats a just cause. Satyagraha excludes the use of violence in any shape or form, whether in thought, speech, or deed. Given a just cause, capacity for endless suffering and avoidance of violence, victory is a certainty.” M.K. Gandhi. (REFERENCE: Young India 27.4.1921.)
“For me whatever is in the atoms and molecules is in the universe. I believe in the saying that what is in the microcosm of one’s self is reflected in the macrocosm.” M.K. Gandhi (REFERENCE: 4 April 1947)
Satyagraha (pronounced: Saty-AHH-grAH-ha, emphasis on second and third A) literally means “grasping to Truth.” Gandhi coined this phrase to emphasize that his conception of nonviolence was much more active and much more positive a force than what people thought of as “passive resistance.”
This is the third installation in our Roadmap talks (see also: Person Power and Constructive Program)
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