Best Inspirational Quotes of A. P. J. Abdul Kalam –
In English:- If a country is to be corruption free and become a nation of beautiful minds, I strongly feel there are three key societal members who can make a difference. They are the father, the mother and the teacher.
In English:- You have to dream before your dreams can come true.
In English:- We should not give up and we should not allow the problem to defeat us.
In English:- If you want to shine like a sun, first burn like a sun.
In English:- Let us sacrifice our today so that our children can have a better tomorrow.
In English:- Excellence is a continuous process and not an accident.
In English:- Small aim is a crime; have great aim.
In English:- You see, God helps only people who work hard. That principle is very clear.
In English:- Life is a difficult game. You can win it only by retaining your birthright to be a person.
In English:- My message, especially to young people is to have courage to think differently, courage to invent, to travel the unexplored path, courage to discover the impossible and to conquer the problems and succeed. These are great qualities that they must work towards. This is my message to the young people.
In English:- War is never a lasting solution for any problem.
In English:- My hair grows and grows; you cannot stop it – that fellow grows, it grows wild.
In English:- The purpose of education is to make good human being with skill and expertise.. Enlightened human beings can be created by teachers.
In English:- Do we not realize that self respect comes with self reliance.
In English:- As a child of God, I am greater than anything that can happen to me.
In English:- One of the very important characteristics of a student is to question. Let the students ask questions.
In English:- Rameswaram has, since antiquity, been an important pilgrimage destination.
In English:- No sanction can stand against ignited minds.
In English:- No religion has mandated killing others as a requirement for its sustenance or promotion.
In English:- I love the sea.
In English:- I firmly believe that unless one has tasted the bitter pill of failure, one cannot aspire enough for success.
In English:- I have met 18 million youth, and each wants to be unique.
In English:- All wars signify the failure of conflict resolution mechanisms, and they need post- war rebuilding of faith, trust and confidence.
In English:- God. our creator, has stored within our minds and personalities, great potential strength and ability. Prayer helps us tap and develop these powers.
In English:- Those who cannot work with their hearts achieve but a hollow, half- hearted success that breeds bitterness all around.
In English:- For success of any mission, it is necessary to have creative leadership. Creative leadership is vital for government, non- governmental organisations as well as for industries.
In English:- Poetry comes from the highest happiness or the deepest sorrow.
In English:- Teaching is a very noble profession that shapes the character, caliber, and future of an individual. If the people remember me as a good teacher, that will be the biggest honour for me.
In English:- Look at the sky. We are not alone. The whole universe is friendly to us and conspires only to give the best to those who dream and work.
In English:- Climbing to the top demands strength, whether it is to the top of Mount Everest or to the top of your career.
In English:- Those who cannot work with their hearts achieve but a hollow, half-hearted success that breeds bitterness all around.
In English:- I was willing to accept what I couldn’t change.
In English:- We have not invaded anyone. We have not conquered anyone. We have not grabbed their land, their culture, their history and tried to enforce our way of life on them.
In English:- In India we only read about death, sickness, terrorism, crime.
In English:- My view is that at a younger age your optimism is more and you have more imagination etc. You have less bias.
In English:- Educationists should build the capacities of the spirit of inquiry, creativity, entrepreneurial and moral leadership among students and become their role model.
In English:- Unless India stands up to the world, no one will respect us. In this world, fear has no place. Only strength respects strength.
In English:- Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.
In English:- Man needs his difficulties because they are necessary to enjoy success.
In English:- Be more dedicated to making solid achievements than in running after swift but synthetic happiness.
In English:- If we are not free, no one will respect us.
In English:- To succeed in your mission, you must have single-minded devotion to your goal.
In English:- To become ‘unique,’ the challenge is to fight the hardest battle which anyone can imagine until you reach your destination.
In English:- For me, there is no such thing as a negative experience.
In English:- Where do the evils like corruption arise from? It comes from the never – ending greed. The fight for corruption free ethical society will have to be fought against this greed and replace it with ‘what can I give’ spirit.
In English:- Let me define a leader. He must have vision and passion and not be afraid of any problem. Instead, he should know how to defeat it. Most importantly, he must work with integrity.
In English:- Creativity is the key to success in the future, and primary education is where teachers can bring creativity in children at that level.
In English:- It means, people who are in high and responsible positions, if they go against righteousness, righteousness itself will get transformed into a destroyer.
In English:- Nations consist of people. And with their effort, a nation can accomplish all it could ever want.
In English:- India has to be transformed into a developed nation, a prosperous nation and a healthy nation, with a value system.
In English:- A teacher should have a creative mind.
In English:- The government, whether state or central, is elected. That means we have a responsibility to elect the right kind of leaders.
In English:- English is necessary as at present original works of science are in English. I believe that in two decades times original works of science will start coming out in our languages. Then we can move over like the Japanese.
In English:- Writing is my love. If you love something, you find a lot of time. I write for two hours a day, usually starting at midnight; at times, I start at 11.
In English:- Measuring nuclear yield depends on multiple parameters – the location and number of instruments, the geology of the area, the location of the seismic station in relation to the site.
In English:- Building capacity dissolves differences. It irons out inequalities.
In English:- God is everywhere.
In English:- Almost half of the population of the word lives in rural regions and mostly in a state of poverty. Such inequalities in human development have been one of the primary reason for unrest and, in some parts of the world, even violence.
In English:- Widespread use of antibiotics promotes the spread of antibiotic resistance. Smart use of antibiotics is the key to controlling its spread.
In English:- We must think and act like a nation of a billion people and not like that of a million people. Dream, dream,dream!