When you look at the light bulb above you, you remember Thomas Alva Edison. When the telephone bell rings, you remember Alexander Graham Bell. Marie Curie was the first woman to win the Nobel Prize. When you see the blue sky, you think of Sir C.V. Raman.

Abdul Kalam

Abdul Kalam

Profession: President
Nationality: Indian


When you look at the light bulb above you, you remember Thomas Alva Edison. When the telephone bell .. Abdul Kalam

Some suggestions for you :

How accurately can the law fix the crime? There has to be a mechanism for very fast action. The law is like this: catch them and punish them.

A teacher should have a creative mind.

Widespread use of antibiotics promotes the spread of antibiotic resistance. Smart use of antibiotics is the key to controlling its spread.

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

Every nation has to follow a certain policy: Commercial, trade, various other types of policies.

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

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.

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.

When I took over as president, I studied the Constitution, and the more I studied it, the more I realised that it does not prevent the president of India from giving the nation a vision. So when I went and presented this vision in Parliament and in legislative assemblies; everyone welcomed it, irrespective of party affiliations.

When a nation is surrounded by weaponized nations, she has to equip herself.

English is necessary as at present original works of science are in English. I believe that in two decades times original works of science will start coming out in our languages. Then we can move over like the Japanese.

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.

Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.