1. India can live without nuclear weapons. That's our dream, and it should be the dream of the U.S. also.

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  2. We will be remembered only if we give to our younger generation a prosperous and safe India, resulting out of economic prosperity coupled with civilizational heritage.

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  3. In India we only read about death, sickness, terrorism, crime.

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  4. India has to be transformed into a developed nation, a prosperous nation and a healthy nation, with a value system.

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  5. Today, India is a nuclear weapons state.

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  6. Unless India stands up to the world, no one will respect us. In this world, fear has no place. Only strength respects strength.

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  7. Tell me, why is the media here so negative? Why are we in India so embarrassed to recognise our own strengths, our achievements? We are such a great nation. We have so many amazing success stories but we refuse to acknowledge them. Why?

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  8. India should walk on her own shadow - we must have our own development model.

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  9. My 2020 Vision for India is to transform it into a developed nation. That cannot be abstract; it is a lifeline.

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  10. 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.

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The complete list of 117 A. P. J. Abdul Kalam sayings