Let us make our future now, and let us make our dreams tomorrow's reality.
The ultimate aim of the ego is not to see something, but to be something.
Islam teaches tolerance, not hatred; universal brotherhood, not enmity; peace, and not violence.
Expect the best. Prepare for the worst. Capitalize on what comes.
Sexual self-restraint is only a preliminary stage in the ego's evolution.
A wrong concept misleads the understanding;
a wrong deed degrades the whole man, and may eventually demolish the structure of the human ego.
Life is too short to spend worrying about people who opposed you.
We realize the importance of our voices only when we are silenced.
They do not understand Islam, and I think that is one area where perhaps I hope one day I will play a role in actually making people understand what we perceive Islam to be.
The Ego is partly free. partly determined, and reaches fuller freedom by approaching the Individual who is most free: God.
When the whole world is silent, even one voice becomes powerful.
I have always believed that one should not be scared of losing, I think that really is the key.
What I perceive, is above all justice, where everyone has the same law.
Rise above sectional interests and private ambitions.
.. Pass from matter to spirit. Matter is diversity; spirit is light, life and unity.
Democracy is necessary to peace and to undermining the forces of terrorism.
Man is primarily governed by passion and instinct.
I have to ask Allah's forgiveness and not get angry, because they come to me out of love, and it's not fitting that I should turn to them in hatred.
The team that is going to win is the one that does its homework the best by studying its opponents.
And when the pressure was on us, the team handled it very well.
One has to learn to play well under pressure.
But having set myself these goals, I had to work really hard to achieve them.
In Pakistan politics is hereditary.
What most people didn't realize in the Western countries is that here its not a question of having supporters, its a question of getting these votes to the polling stations.
I have seen the movement of the sinews of the sky, And the blood coursing in the veins of the moon.
In this respect, the history of science, like the history of all civilization, has gone through cycles.
Alfred Nobel stipulated that no distinction of race or colour will determine who received of his generosity.
The British Government very naturally would like to see in India the form of democratic constitutions it knows best and thinks best, under which the Government of the country is entrusted to one or other political party in accordance with the turn of elections.
India's blood and India's gold was sought and unfortunately given - given to break Turkey and buy the fetters of the Rowlatt legislation.
I see no reason why the Shias should be debarred from having their voice in the elected bodies and governmental institutions in any matter which affect the Shias. We must so organise the Muslim League that justice is done to every sect and section inside it.
Let those men who still have these misguided ideas, let those men who still have these hallucinations, realize that by anarchism, by dastardly crimes, they cannot bring about good government; let them realize that these methods have not succeeded in any country of the world and are not likely to succeed in India.
Democratic systems based on the concept of a homogeneous nation such as England are very definitely not applicable to heterogeneous countries such as India, and this simple fact is the root cause of India's constitutional ills.
Black-marketeers are really knowing, intelligent, and ordinarily responsible people, and when they indulge in black-marketing, I think they ought to be very severely punished because they undermine the entire system of control and regulation of foodstuffs and essential commodities, and cause wholesale starvation and want and even death.
We maintain and hold that Muslims and Hindus are two major nations by any definition or test of a nation.
Any idea of a united India could never have worked, and in my judgment, it would have led us to terrific disaster. Maybe that view is correct; maybe it is not - that remains to be seen.
I would still ask the government not to drive the people of India to desperation, or else there is no other course left open to the people except to inaugurate the policy of non-cooperation, though not necessarily the programme of Mr. Gandhi.
What I am afraid of is... Gandhi. He has brains and always tried to put me in the wrong. I have to be on guard and alert all the time.
There is no parallel in the history of the world.
This mighty subcontinent with all kinds of inhabitants has been brought under a plan which is titanic, unknown, unparalleled. And what is very important with regard to it is that we have achieved it peacefully and by means of an evolution of the greatest possible character.
I know there are people who do not quite agree with the division of India and the partition of the Punjab and Bengal. Much has been said against it, but now that it has been accepted, it is the duty of every one of us to loyally abide by it and honourably act according to the agreement which is now final and binding on all.
I am almost inclined to say that India will get Dominion Responsible Government the day the Hindus and Muslims are united.
You have to stand guard over the development and maintenance of Islamic democracy, Islamic social justice and the equality of manhood in your own native soil.
For a real New India to arise, all petty and small things must be given up.
To be redeemed, all Indians must offer to sacrifice not only their good things, but all those evil things they cling to blindly - their hates and their divisions, their pride in what they should be thoroughly ashamed of, their quarrels and misunderstandings.
I shall never come to the Punjab again; it is such a hopeless place.
We are victims of evil customs. It is a crime against humanity that our women are shut up within the four walls of the houses as prisoners. There is no sanction anywhere for the deplorable condition in which our women have to live.
If you will work in co-operation, forgetting the past, burying the hatchet, you are bound to succeed.
Think well before selecting your leader, and when you have selected him, follow him. But in case you find his policy detrimental to your interests, kick him out.
One of the biggest curses from which India is suffering - I do not say that other countries are free from it, but I think our condition is much worse - is bribery and corruption. That really is a poison.
Failure is a word unknown to me.
That freedom can never be attained by a nation without suffering and sacrifice has been amply borne out by the recent tragic happenings in this subcontinent.
We should have a State in which we could live and breathe as free men and which we could develop according to our own lights and culture and where principles of Islamic social justice could find free play.
Our object should be peace within, and peace without.
We want to live peacefully and maintain cordial friendly relations with our immediate neighbours and with the world at large.
Islam expect every Muslim to do this duty, and if we realise our responsibility time will come soon when we shall justify ourselves worthy of a glorious past.
The first duty of a government is to maintain law and order so that the life, property, and religious beliefs of its subjects are fully protected by the State.