I believe that nearly everyone in India knows who Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam is. He is considered as one of the greatest inspirational scientist that have ever lived in India. Here is top 10 inspiring quotes from Dr. Abual Kalam to spark your sense of wonder, open your heart.
Dr. Abdul Kalam, generally known as Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, was the 11th President of India (2002-2007) born in Rameswaram into a Tamil Muslim family in Tamil Nadu itself. He came from a humble background where his father, a boat owner and mother, a housewife brought him up. He used to distribute newspaper after the completion of his school so that he could support his father. What he had was a yearning to learn more. From July 1992 onwards he served as the Chief Scientific Adviser to the then Prime Minister of India. He received the highest civilian honour Bharat Ratna. Here is his best ten inspirational words.
#1. Power of Dreaming
“Dream, Dream Dream Dreams transform into thoughts And thoughts result in action.” — A.P.J Abdul Kalam
#2. Be Persistent
“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.” – A.P.J Abdul Kalam
#3. Fly Above the Cloud
“All Birds find shelter during a rain. But Eagle avoids rain by flying above the Clouds.” – A.P.J Abdul Kalam
#4. Enjoy your success
“Man needs difficulties in life because they are necessary to enjoy the success.” – A.P.J Abdul Kalam
#5. Be more dedicated
“Be more dedicated to making solid achievements than in running after swift but synthetic happiness.” -A.P.J Abdul Kalam
#6. Power of Contemplation
“Thinking should become your capital asset, no matter whatever ups and downs you come across in your life.” – A.P.J Abdul Kalam
#7. Participate in Life
“Without your involvement you can’t succeed. With your involvement you can’t fail.” – A.P.J Abdul Kalam
#8. There is no alternative for Hard Work
“If you want to shine like a sun. First burn like a sun.” – A.P.J Abdul Kalam
#9. Develop your Talents
“All of us do not have equal talent. But , all of us have an equal opportunity to develop our talents.” – A.P.J Abdul Kalam
#10. You are no alone.
“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.” — – A.P.J Abdul Kalam
Abdul Kalam always believed that science should be applied for the greater good of mankind rather than in commercial sense. Kalam was noted for his integrity and his simple lifestyle.. In May 2012, Kalam launched a programs for the youth of India called the What Can I Give Movement, with a central theme of defeating corruption.