10 inspiring quotes by Missile Man of India

APJ Abdul Kalam

APJ Abdul Kalam was one of the most celebrated presidents of India.

Popularly known as the 'Missile Man of India', he is also remembered as one of the greatest teachers ever.

He played a pivotal role in India's defense and space research development.

Born on October 15, 1931, he breathed his last while giving a lecture at the Indian Institute of Management in Shillong on July 27, 2015.

On the 7th death anniversary of Dr APJ Abdul Kalam, here are some inspiring quotes by the People's President:

1. "Dream, dream, dream. Dreams transform into thoughts and thoughts result in action."

2. "Youth should not accept any compromise or lower their sights. A society that makes its youth crawl in conformity and enforces dogmas on their aspirations can never flourish."

3. "Determination is the power that sees us through all our frustration and obstacles. It helps in building our willpower which is the very basis of success."

4. "Don’t take rest after your first victory because if you fail in second, more lips are waiting to say that your first victory was just luck."

5. "Let us sacrifice our today so that our children can have a better tomorrow."

6. "Failure will never overtake me if my determination to succeed is strong enough."

7. "If you fail, never give up because FAIL means 'First Attempt In Learning'."

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

9. "The best brains of the nation may be found on the last benches of the classroom."

10. "Be active! Take on responsibility! Work for the things you believe in. If you do not, you are surrendering your fate to others."

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