Your life is your creation.
A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others.
Upper classes are a nation’s past; the middle class is its future.
I found Rome a city of bricks and left it a city of marble.
We, the Indians, as Guru of the Nations: yes, I believe in that.
I dream of an India that is prosperous, strong, and caring. An India, that regains a place of honour in the comity of great nations.
We have given up office, but not our responsibility to serve the nation. We have lost an election, but not our determination.
Population needs to be stabilized for sustainable development.
Our nuclear scientists and engineers have done a splendid job, and naturally, the entire nation has risen to salute their professional excellence, discipline, and patriotism.
I believe that democracy is the best guarantor for peace and cooperation among nations.
Our aim should be to make India a global R&D hub.
Indian democracy’s greatest strength is that we have always put the nation above politics.
Global interdependence today means that economic disasters in developing countries could create a backlash on developed countries.
India is an ancient nation and not a nation in the making. We are not to build a new nation but to make this ancient nation virile to face the challenge of modern times.
Every nation ridicules other nations, and all are right.
That is what we do each time we see someone who falls in love with evil strategies, until we hurl him into misery, so he may learn to fear the Gods.
The way of the Creative works through change and transformation, so that each thing receives its true nature and destiny and comes into permanent accord with the Great Harmony: this is what furthers and what perseveres.
Wisdom is the fruit of a balanced development.
The nation that secures control of the air will ultimately control the world.
Demoralize the enemy from within by surprise, terror, sabotage, assassination. This is the war of the future.