Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam was a brilliant scientist, a visionary leader, and a great inspiration to millions of people worldwide. He was also a gifted orator, and his speeches were often filled with wisdom and inspiration. In this article, we will take a look at some of Dr. Kalam’s most famous motivational quotes. If you like these quotes, Please must share it with your friends.
Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.
To be a great leader,
you need to have a great dream.
Man needs his difficulties because they are necessary to enjoy success.
I was willing to accept what I couldn’t change.
The essence of a happy life is giving people hope.
A dream, after all,
is a form of planning.
You have to dream before your dreams can come true.
In a democracy, the well-being,
individuality and happiness of every citizen is important for the overall prosperity,
peace and happiness of the nation.
Small aim is a crime; have great aim.
The power of youth can be utilized by providing opportunities for development of leadership and entrepreneurship.
You cannot change your future,
but, you can change your habits,
and surely your habits will change your future.
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.
If four things are followed – having a great aim,
acquiring knowledge, hard work,
and perseverance – then anything can be achieved.
Those who cannot work with their hearts achieve but a hollow,
half-hearted success that breeds bitterness all around.
To succeed in life and achieve results,
you must understand and master three mighty forces –
desire, belief, and expectation.
Thinking is progress.
Non-thinking is stagnation of the individual,
organisation and the country.
Thinking leads to action.
We should not give up and we should not allow the problem to defeat us.
No religion has mandated killing others as a requirement for its sustenance or promotion.
Climbing to the top demands strength,
whether it is to the top of Mount Everest or to the top of your career.
You see, God helps only people who work hard.
That principle is very clear.
My view is that at a younger age your optimism is more and you have more imagination etc.
You have less bias.
Excellence is a continuous process and not an accident.
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.
To be successful in life what you need is education,
not literacy and degrees.
The best way to predict your future is to create it.
A dream is not that which you see while sleeping,
it is something that does not let you sleep.
Thinking should become your capital asset,
no matter whatever ups and downs you come across in your life.
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.
To succeed in your mission,
you must have single-minded devotion to your goal.
The purpose of education is to make good human beings with skill and expertise.
Enlightened human beings can be created by teachers.
Unless India stands up to the world,
no one will respect us.
In this world,
fear has no place. Only strength respects strength.
My hair grows and grows; you cannot stop it – that fellow grows,
it grows wild.
I am not a handsome guy,
but I can give my hand to someone who needs help.
Beauty is in the heart,
not in the face.
To become ‘unique,
‘ the challenge is to fight the hardest battle which anyone can imagine until you reach your destination.
A teacher should have a creative mind.
It means, people who are in high and responsible positions,
if they go against righteousness,
righteousness itself will get transformed into a destroyer.
Sometimes, it’s better to bunk a class and enjoy with friends,
because today, when I look back,
marks never make me laugh,
but memories do.
When grand plans for scientific and defence technologies are made,
do the people in power think about the sacrifices the people in the laboratories and fields have to make?
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.
Let us sacrifice our today so that our children can have a better tomorrow.
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.
If you want to shine like a sun,
first burn like a sun.
It is very easy to defeat someone,
but it is very hard to win someone.
Life is a difficult game.
You can win it only by retaining your birthright to be a person.
Dream, dream, dream.
Dreams transform into thoughts and thoughts result in action.
Without your involvement,
you can’t succeed. With your involvement,
you can’t fail.
If you fail, never give up because F.A.I.L. means “first Attempt In Learning”.
Man needs difficulties in life because they are necessary to enjoy the success.
The bird is powered by its own life and by its motivation.