While children are struggling to be unique, the world around them is trying all means to make them look like everybody else.

Abdul Kalam

Abdul Kalam

Profession: President
Nationality: Indian

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.

Today, India is a nuclear weapons state.

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.

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

My view is that at a younger age your optimism is more and you have more imagination etc. You have less bias.

Excellence is a continuous process and not an accident.

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

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.

Climbing to the top demands strength, whether it is to the top of Mount Everest or to the top of your career.

I firmly believe that unless one has tasted the bitter pill of failure, one cannot aspire enough for success.

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

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

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

What is politics? Political system is equal to development politics plus political politics.