God is everywhere.

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.

Today, India consumes about 682 watts per capita, far lesser than developed nations. As India develops, it will definitely require a lot more energy.

To succeed in your mission, you must have single-minded devotion to your goal.

To become 'unique,' the challenge is to fight the hardest battle which anyone can imagine until you reach your destination.

Those who cannot work with their hearts achieve but a hollow, half-hearted success that breeds bitterness all around.

There is not enough funding for basic sciences in India. We have to invest in a big way, and I am pushing that idea.

There has to be a global mission of human progress.

There are a number of women who have brought about immense change in society.

The youth need to be enabled to become job generators from job seekers.

The world has today 546 nuclear plants generating electricity. Their experience is being continuously researched, and feedback should be provided to all. Nuclear scientists have to interact with the people of the nation, and academic institutions continuously update nuclear power generation technology and safety.

The wealth of information now available at the click of a finger amazes me.

The purpose of education is to make good human beings with skill and expertise... Enlightened human beings can be created by teachers.

The President's post should not be politicised. Once a president is elected, he is above politics.

The government, whether state or central, is elected. That means we have a responsibility to elect the right kind of leaders.

The bird is powered by its own life and by its motivation.

The Bay of Bengal is hit frequently by cyclones. The months of November and May, in particular, are dangerous in this regard.

That fellow grows, it grows wild.

Tell me, why is the media here so negative? Why are we in India so embarrassed to recognise our own strengths, our achievements? We are such a great nation. We have so many amazing success stories but we refuse to acknowledge them. Why?

Teaching is a very noble profession that shapes the character, caliber, and future of an individual. If the people remember me as a good teacher, that will be the biggest honour for me.

Smart habitation is an integrated area of villages and a city working in harmony and where the rural and urban divide has reduced to thin line.

Small aim is a crime; have great aim.

Science is global. Einstein's equation, E=mc2, has to reach everywhere. Science is a beautiful gift to humanity, we should not distort it. Science does not differentiate between multiple races.

Science is a beautiful gift to humanity; we should not distort it.

Science has revealed that the human body is made up of millions and millions of atoms... For example, I am made up of 5.8x10 27 atoms.

Regarding marriage, it - somehow, it didn't happen. One fellow in such a big family not getting married is not an issue.

Real education enhances the dignity of a human being and increases his or her self-respect. If only the real sense of education could be realized by each individual and carried forward in every field of human activity, the world will be so much a better place to live in.

Rameswaram has, since antiquity, been an important pilgrimage destination.

Poetry comes from the highest happiness or the deepest sorrow.