From dealing with the extremely controversial issue of death penalty to dreaming big, from inculcating a healthy curiosity towards science to reaching out to millions of students, from religion to poetry, one of India’s most visionary leaders had something truly inspiring to say about everything. Here are the 10 best inspirational quotes by APJ Abdul Kalam.
1. Man needs difficulties in life because they are necessary to enjiy the success.
2. A big shot is a little shot who keeps on shooting so keep trying.
3. 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.
4. We are all born with a divine fire in us. Our efforts should be to give wings to this fire and fill the world with the glow of its goodness.
5. It is very easy to defeat someone, but it is very hard to win someone.
6. Don’t take rest after your victory because if you fail in second, more lips are waiting to say that your first victory was just luck.
7. Learning gives creativity, creativity leads to thinking, thinking leads to knowledge makes you great.
8. One best book is equal to hundred good friends, but one good friend is equal to a library.
9. Dream is not that which you see while sleeping, it is something that does not let you sleep.
10. Sometimes, it’s better to bunk a class and enjoy with friends, because now, when I look back, marks never make me laugh, but memories do.