Avoid the 7 + 1 Blunders of the World


Shortly before Mahatma Gandhi was assassinated, have gave his grandson Arun Gandhi a short list of errors to avoid. Below is the wisdom he shared with him on their last afternoon together:

The Seven Blunders of the World

  1. Wealth without work.
  2. Pleasure without conscience.
  3. Knowledge without character.
  4. Commerce without morality.
  5. Science without humanity.
  6. Worship without sacrifice.
  7. Politics without principle.

After years of reflecting on his grandfather’s life and work, Arun Gandhi added an eighth blunder:

  1. Rights without responsibilities.

Bottom Line: Avoid these world class blunders in your own life.