Abdul Kalam Quotes

Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam better known as A.P.J. Abdul Kalam /?æbd?l k??l??m/; (15 October 1931 – 27 July 2015) was the 11th President of India from 2002 to 2007. A career scientist turned statesman, Kalam was born and raised in Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu, and studied physics and aerospace engineering. He spent the next four decades as a scientist and science administrator, mainly at the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) and Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) and was intimately involved in India's civilian space programme and military missile development efforts. He thus came to be known as the Missile Man of India for his work on the development of ballistic missile and launch vehicle technology. He also played a pivotal organisational, technical, and political role in India's Pokhran-II nuclear tests in 1998, the first since the original nuclear test by India in 1974

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Abdul Kalam


One Best Book is Equal To Hundred Good Friends But One Good Friend is Equal To A Library.

Abdul Kalam


All Birds find shelter during a rain. But Eagle avoids rain by flying above the Clouds. Problems are common, but attitude makes the difference!!!

Abdul Kalam


sometimes it's better to bunk a class & enjoy with friends, coz today when I look back, marks never make me laugh memories do.

Abdul Kalam


Pondering must turn out to be your cash asset, regardless of whichever ups and downs you occur throughout in the everyday living.

Abdul Kalam


Thinking is progress. Non-thinking is stagnation of the individual, organisation and the country. Thinking leads to action. Knowledge without action is useless and irrelevant. Knowledge with action, converts adversity into prosperity.

Abdul Kalam


For great men, religion is a way of making friends; small people make religion a fighting tool.

Abdul Kalam


“You have to dream before your dreams can come true.”

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“Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.”

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“Man needs his difficulties because they are necessary to enjoy success.”

Abdul Kalam


“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.”

Abdul Kalam


“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.”

Abdul Kalam


“Do we not realize that self respect comes with self reliance?”

Abdul Kalam


“I was willing to accept what I couldn't change.”

Abdul Kalam


“The military will be testing for HIV in new recruits and undertake pre-natal examination of wives of personnel in the services,”

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

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