One individual may die for an idea, but that idea will, after his death, incarnate itself in a thousand lives.— Subhas Chandra Bose
Uplifting Independence Day quotations
Some days I wish I could go back in life. Not to change anything, but to feel a few things twice.
If yet your blood does not rage, then it is water that flows in your veins.
For what is the flush of youth, if it is not of service to the motherland.
Where the mind is without fear and the head is held high Where knowledge is free.
One day, you will wake up and there won't be any more time to do the thing you've always wanted. Do it now.
Our nation is like a tree of which the original trunk is swarajya and the branches are swadeshi and boycott.
We believe in peace and peaceful development, not only for ourselves but for people all over the world.
Revolution is an inalienable right of mankind.
Freedom is an imperishable birth right of all. Labor is the real sustainer of society, the sovereignty of the ultimate destiny of the workers.
I fear the day that technology will surpass our human interaction. The world will have a generation of idiots.
The duty of a patriot is to protect his country from its government.
Better to die fighting for freedom then be a prisoner all the days of your life.
We must be free not because we claim freedom, but because we practice it.
A little progress each day adds up to bg results.
Nothing is more precious than Independence and Liberty.
The essence of America - that which really unites us - is not ethnicity, or nationality or religion - it is an idea - and what an idea it is: That you can come from humble circumstances and do great things.
A woman with a voice is by definition a strong woman.
But the search to find that voice can be remarkably difficult.
There comes a day when you realize turning the page is the best feeling in the world, because you realize there is so much more to the book than the page you were stuck on.
Of the people, by the people, for the people.
When I read the Bhagavad-Gita and reflect about how God created this universe everything else seems so superfluous
We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men and women are created equal.
Isn't it funny how day by day nothing changes, but when you look back everything is different.
Manpower without Unity is not a strength unless it is harmonized and united properly, then it becomes a spiritual power.
I have not lived as a woman. I have lived as a man. I've just done what I damn well wanted to, and I've made enough money to support myself, and ain't afraid of being alone
The official independence celebration was going to be held over four or five days, and a group of journalists from all over the world was allowed to fly in, because Angola was closed otherwise.
Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things.
Everything that is really great and inspiring is created by the individual who can labor in freedom.
July 4th ought to be commemorated as the day of deliverance by solemn acts of devotion.
A cultural fixation on female thinness is not an obsession about female beauty but an obsession about female obedience.
Look for something positive in every day, even if some days you have to look a little harder.
You need only reflect that one of the best ways to get yourself a reputation as a dangerous citizen these days is to go about repeating the very phrases which our founding fathers used in the struggle for independence.
I feel ashamed that so many of us cannot imagine a better way to do things than locking children up all day in cells instead of letting them grow up knowing their families, mingling with the world, assuming real obligations, striving to be independent and self-reliant and free.
Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction.
There are seven days in the week and someday isn't one of them.
We owe a lot to the Indians, who taught us how to count, without which no worthwhile scientific discovery could have been made.
The United States is the only country with a known birthday.
The day a woman can walk freely on the roads at night, that day we can say that India has achieved independence
Never regret a day in your life: good days give happiness, bad days give experience, worst days give lessons, and best days give memories.
It is the love of country that has lighted and that keeps glowing the holy fire of patriotism.
Today 25 million Texans can celebrate our liberty, and honor the founding generation of Texans who secured it for us. Happy Texas Independence Day, and God Bless Texas.
Bhutto represents everything the fundamentalists hate - a powerful, highly-educated woman operating in a man's world, seemingly unafraid to voice her independent views and, indeed, seemingly unafraid of anything, including the very real possibility that one day someone might succeed in killing her because of who she is.
You will never have this day again, so make it count.
If you want something done, ask a busy person.
Labor is the superior of capital, and deserves much the higher consideration
We are free, truly free, when we don't need to rent our arms to anybody in order to be able to lift a piece of bread to our mouths.
If the European discovery had been delayed for a century or two, it is possible that the Aztec in Mexico or the Iroquois in North America would have established strong native states capable of adopting European war tactics and maintaining their independence to this day, as Japan kept her independence from China.
The American dream is not that every man must be level with every other man.
The American dream is that every man must be free to become whatever God intends he should become.