You see, God helps only people who work hard. That principle is very clear.
You have to dream before your dreams can come true.
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.
Widespread use of antibiotics promotes the spread of antibiotic resistance. Smart use of antibiotics is the key to controlling its spread.
Why are we, as a nation so obsessed with foreign things? Is it a legacy of our colonial years? We want foreign television sets. We want foreign shirts. We want foreign technology. Why this obsession with everything imported?
While children are struggling to be unique, the world around them is trying all means to make them look like everybody else.
Wherever I go, as long as I get a hot vegetable dish, I am okay. If I am in Gujarat, I have Gujarati food. If it's Shillong, it's northeastern.
Where there is righteousness in the heart, there is beauty in the character. When there is beauty in the character, there is harmony in the home. When there is harmony in the home, there is order in the nation. When there is order in the nation, there is peace in the world.
Where do the evils like corruption arise from? It comes from the never-ending greed. The fight for corruption-free ethical society will have to be fought against this greed and replace it with 'what can I give' spirit.
What is politics? Political system is equal to development politics plus political politics.
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.
We should remember that there are nations which meet more than 30 to 60% of their power requirements through the nuclear power system.
We should not give up and we should not allow the problem to defeat us.
We must think and act like a nation of a billion people and not like that of a million people. Dream, dream, dream!
We must have our own development model.
We must get rid of fossil fuels by developing injection systems for automobiles, which can run on bio-fuel.
We have not invaded anyone. We have not conquered anyone. We have not grabbed their land, their culture, their history and tried to enforce our way of life on them.
War is never a lasting solution for any problem.
Unless India stands up to the world, no one will respect us. In this world, fear has no place. Only strength respects strength.
Ultimately, education in its real sense is the pursuit of truth. It is an endless journey through knowledge and enlightenment.
Today, India is a nuclear weapons state.