Quotation by Mohandas K. Gandhi

Nonviolence is the first article of my faith. It is also the last article of my creed.
Mohandas K. Gandhi (1869–1948), Indian political and spiritual leader. Speech, March 18, 1922, defense trial. quoted in Young India (Mar. 23, 1922).

Gandhi was charged with sedition after he had organized a mass campaign of civil disobedience which had degenerated into riots. Sentenced to six years' imprisonment, he was released after two because of ill health.
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