19 Startling Facts And Quotes That Reveal Gandhi’s Dark Side

Though the following may be as trite as it is true, everyone has a dark side.

Whether it’s respected founding fathers and presidents, beloved children’s book authors and rock stars, or even sanctified religious leaders, there’s not a single person without some troubling, or at least bizarre, skeletons in their closet.

And because no one is without skeletons, we needn’t necessarily crucify anyone, no matter how deified, over their dark side. But there’s no reason to run away from investigating and attempting to understand those dark sides either.

With that in mind, here are 19 Gandhi facts and quotes that reveal the dark, bizarre side of the man rightfully revered for leading India to independence and serving as a beacon of hope, peace, and freedom around the world.

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Intrigued by these dark Gandhi facts and quotes? Next, for a change of pace, check out 15 uplifting Gandhi quotes that might just change your life. Then, have a look at 21 inspirational Nelson Madela quotes that prove anything is possible.

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