Selected Letters of Gandhi : Part-2

A collection of Mahatma Gandhi letters.

Chapter-32: Sorrow

Sorrows of God’s servants are their joys. They are the fires through which God tries and purifies them. Unmixed joys of the earth will stink in our nostrils and we should die for want of the oxygen of sorrows.

Recorded under October 9, 1932; ibid., p. 120.