Great Inspirational Quotes by Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

Humans are souls; however, there are some who leave their inheritance behind. The folktales never die and Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam is one of them. The Missile Man of India was a countless teacher and he always wanted to show the track to the people with his vast knowledge in life. The former President of India, passed away lately, but his speech marks and his principles still are like bright in the dimness. His quotes are not only stirring and motivational but also highly precise and determined. He devoted his life to Science and Nation, but he wanted to share all with others. He has passed away but his quotes motionless motivate the generation.

1) About Leadership

"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.”

2) About Religion

“For great men, religion is a way of making friends; small people make religion a fighting tool.”

3) Inspiring the youth

“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.”

4) Who is the bright student?

“One of the very important characteristics of a student is to question. Let the students ask questions.”

5) Science is the gift of humanity

“Science is global. Einstein’s equation E=mc2 has to reach everywhere. Science is a beautiful gift to humanity. We should not distort it. Science does not discriminate between multiple races.”

6) Life is beautiful

“Life is a difficult game. You can win it only by retaining your birthright to be a person.”

7) About freedom

“If we are not free, no one will respect us.”

8) The touching poetry

“Poetry comes from the highest happiness or the deepest sorrow.”

9) Childrens are future

“While children are studying to be unique, the world around them is trying by all means to make them like everybody else.”

10) The prospect of science

“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.”

11) Corruption free India

“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.”

12) Death Penalty

“One of the more difficult tasks for me as president was to decide on the issue of confirming capital punishment awarded by courts… to my surprise… almost all cases which were pending had a social and economic bias. This gave me an impression that we were punishing the person who was least involved in the enmity and who did not have a direct motive for committing the crime.”

13) The Man & Dream

“Dream, dream, dream, Dream transforms in to thoughts; and thoughts result in action.”

14) About Beauty

“I’m not a handsome guy, but I can give my hand to someone who needs help. Beauty is in the heart, not in the face.”

15) Self - Confidence

"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"

16) Creativity is the success

"Creativity is the key to success in the future, and primary education is where teachers can bring creativity in children at that level"

17) About Educationist

"Educationists should build the capacities of the spirit of inquiry, creativity, entrepreneurial and moral leadership among students and become their role model"

18) About writing

"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"

19) About God

"God, our Creator, has stored within our minds and personalities, great potential strength and ability. Prayer helps us tap and develop these powers"

20) About War

"War is never a lasting solution for any problem"