27 Inspirational Quotes from A.P.J Abdul Kalam

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APJ Abdul Kalam

  1. You have to dream before your dreams can come true.
  2. Excellence is a continuous process and not an accident.
  3. Life is a difficult game. You can win it only by retaining your birthright to be a person.
  4. Man needs his difficulties because they are necessary to enjoy success.
  5. We will be remembered only if we give to our younger generation a prosperous and safe India, resulting out of economic prosperity coupled with civilizational heritage.
  6. Those who cannot work with their hearts achieve but a hollow, half-hearted success that breeds bitterness all around.
  7. Educationists should build the capacities of the spirit of inquiry, creativity, entrepreneurial and moral leadership among students and become their role model.
  8. 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.
  9. 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.
  10. 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.
  11. Don’t take rest after your first victory because if you fail in second, more lips are waiting to say that your first victory was just luck.
  12. All Birds find shelter during a rain. But Eagle avoids rain by flying above the Clouds
    If you want to shine like a sun. First burn like a sun.
  13. It is very easy to defeat someone, but it is very hard to win someone
  14. All of us do not have equal talent. But , all of us have an equal opportunity to develop our talents.
  15. Be more dedicated to making solid achievements than in running after swift but synthetic happiness.
  16. Thinking should become your capital asset, no matter whatever ups and downs you come across in your life.
  17. Without your involvement you can't succeed. With your involvement you can't fail.
  18. Unless India stands up to the world, no one will respect us. In this world, fear has no place. Only strength respects strength.
  19. One of the very important characteristics of a student is to question. Let the students ask questions.
  20. The bird is powered by its own life and by its motivation.
  21. God, our Creator, has stored within our minds and personalities, great potential strength and ability. Prayer helps us tap and develop these powers.
  22. To succeed in your mission, you must have single-minded devotion to your goal.
  23. Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.
  24. Excellence is a continuous process and not an accident.
  25. Creativity is the key to success in the future, and primary education is where teachers can bring creativity in children at that level.
  26. We should not give up and we should not allow the problem to defeat us.
  27. When we tackle obstacles, we find hidden reserves of courage and resilience we did not know we had. And it is only when we are faced with failure do we realise that these resources were always there within us. We only need to find them and move on with our lives.