Ultimately, education in its real sense is the pursuit of truth. It is an endless journey through knowledge and enlightenment.

Abdul Kalam

Abdul Kalam

Profession: President
Nationality: Indian

Some suggestions for you :

Be more dedicated to making solid achievements than in running after swift but synthetic happiness.

Great teachers emanate out of knowledge, passion and compassion.

I have met 18 million youth, and each wants to be unique.

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

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.

Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.

As a child of God, I am greater than anything that can happen to me.

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

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?

An economically peaceful and prosperous Sri Lanka is the dream of youth of the nation. My message for the youth is to collectively work for an inclusively developed Sri Lanka.

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

Creativity is the key to success in the future, and primary education is where teachers can bring creativity in children at that level.

There has to be a global mission of human progress.

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