Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan Quote
“Pathans! Your house has fallen into ruin. Arise and rebuild it and remember to what race you belong.”
―Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan
Quoted in Eknath Easwaran, A Man to Match his Mountains: Bacha Khan, Nonviolent Soldier of Islam (Nilgiri Press, Petaluma, 1984), p. 25.
The Road Ahead (1995)
“A doctor gave a man six months to live. The man couldn't pay his bill, so he gave him another six months.”
Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan
Bio: Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan was an Afghan Pashtun political and spiritual leader known for his non-violent opposition to British Rule in India. A lifelong pacifist, a devout Muslim, and a close friend of Mohandas Gandhi, he was also known as Fakhri Afghan, Badshah Khan and Sarhaddi Gandhi.