We believe in peace and peaceful development, not only for ourselves but for people all over the world.— Lal Bahadur Shastri
Devotion India Independence Day quotations
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.
One individual may die for an idea, but that idea will, after his death, incarnate itself in a thousand lives.
Where the mind is without fear and the head is held high Where knowledge is free.
Our nation is like a tree of which the original trunk is swarajya and the branches are swadeshi and boycott.
When I read the Bhagavad-Gita and reflect about how God created this universe everything else seems so superfluous
Manpower without Unity is not a strength unless it is harmonized and united properly, then it becomes a spiritual power.
We owe a lot to the Indians, who taught us how to count, without which no worthwhile scientific discovery could have been made.
The day a woman can walk freely on the roads at night, that day we can say that India has achieved independence
Long years ago, we made a tryst with destiny and now the time comes when we shall redeem our pledge... At the stroke of the midnight hour, when the world sleeps, India will awake to life and freedom.
Our most valuable and most instructive materials in the history of man are treasured up in India.
If I were asked under what sky the human mind has most fully developed some of its choicest gifts, has most deeply pondered on the greatest problems of life, and has found solutions, I should point to India.
Lasting peace can come only to peaceful people.
Where the mind is led forward by thee into ever-widening thought and action-Into that heaven of freedom, my father, let my country awake.
In religion, India is the only millionaire.
.. the One land that all men desire to see, and having seen once, by even a glimpse, would not give that glimpse for all the shows of all the rest of the globe combined.
Liberty is the breath of life to nations.
From every mountain side, Let freedom ring.
India was the motherland of our race and Samskrit the mother of Europe 's languages...Mother India is in many ways the mother of us all.
It is fitting that at this solemn moment we take the pledge of dedication to the service of India and her people and to the still larger cause of human ity.
Conservatives understand that the power that binds our republic together is fierce independence held high on the shoulders of compassion.
India and Burma have been close friends since the days we were struggling for independence. And I'm a great admirer of Mahatma Gandhi and Jawaharlal Nehru, and all those leaders of India's independence movement. I would like to believe the aspirations and hopes we shared in the past will continue to bind us in the future.
Grasp the opportunity with both hands to feel really very special as an Indian reading these quotes on the Indian Independence Day. A number of famous and reputed persons have thrown some light on the chapter of Indian Independence. India conquered and dominated China culturally for 20 centuries without ever having to send a single soldier across her border!"
National festivals should become festivals of development.
Republic Day or Independence Day should not be only about unfurling the Tricolour in the state capitals. We have to make them opportunities of Lok Shikshan (Mass Education).