- “Main reason for the evil in world is not the action of evil doer but the silence of good people.
- “Whoever controls media actually controls mind and politics”
- SAR ZAMIN-E-HIND PAR AQWAM-E-ALAM KE FIRAQUE
CARVAN BASTE GAYE, HINDOSTAN BANTA GAYA
(The caravans of people from all parts of the world kept on coming and settling in India and led to the formation of India.)
- People with clenched fists cannot shake hands – Indira Gandhi
- People are like stained glass windows. They sparkle and shine when sun is out but when the darkness sets in their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within.
- There are two ways of spreading a light. To be the candle or the mirror that reflects it – Edith Wharton
- Courage is like a muscle, we strengthen it with use.
- You may be disheartened if you fail, but you are doomed if you don’t try.
- Pledge of dedication to the service of India and her people and to still larger cause of humanity
- Freedom and power brings responsibility
- The service of India means the service of the millions who suffer. It means the ending of poverty and ignorance and disease and inequality of opportunity
- Aims should be to wipe every team from every eye
- One should work hard to give reality to our dreams
- The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams and work for it
- Let’s arise, awake and stop not
Till thy goal is reached
- Freedom is a celebration, independence is a challenge
- We need to move from alleviation (It is a process) of poverty to elimination of poverty (It is a time bound objective)
- “A government that robs Peter to pay Paul can always depend on the support of Paul.” – George Bernard Shaw
- ”A diplomat is someone who can tell you to go to hell in such a way that you will look forward to the trip.” – Caskie Stinnett
- “Stay Hungry; Stay Foolish” – Steve Jobs
- “Give a man a fish you feed him for a day, teach a man how to fish and you lose a great business opportunity.” – Karl Marx
Black or white, a cat that catches mice is a good cat – Deng Xiaoping
Seek truth from facts – Deng Xiaoping
- “We need to create pedestrian crossings on the highway of globalisation” – K R Naraynan
Ex. We need to create safety nets like MGNREGA, MSP etc.
Gandhi – simple living, environment saver.
Kalam – Teacher, Conviction, Commitment