100+ APJ Abdul Kalam Thoughtful quotes and words

Hey! Everyone, Read here 100+ Thoughtful quotes by Apj Abdul Kalam. APJ Abdul Kalam, full name is Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam. He was a great aerospace scientist in India.

He was the 11th President of India. Nowadays he is the most inspiring person in the world. APJ Abdul Kalam awarded as Bharat Ratna which is the highest civilian honor of India.

He is also known as the missile man of India. Get inspired here from Abdul Kalam Thoughtful quotes and inspiration to others.

Abdul Kalam Thoughtful quotes

  1. “Strength respects strength”
  2. “To protect the nation, the nation should have adequate strength.”
  3. “If we have the strength and good leadership, then peace in the nation will prevail.”
  4. “As a youth of the nation, first and foremost your action is to study well. That is your first responsibility.”
  5. “If our home is corruption free, our village and city will be corruption free, then our state will be corruption free and the nation will be corruption free.”
  6. “The youth needs to develop an attitude: I can do it! We can do it !! India will do it!!!”
  7. “Have an aim in life, acquire knowledge through all possible sources, work hard and never accept defeat by the problem, always defeat the problem and succeed.”
  8. “We have to be sensitive in every development about the damage it can cause to the environment and find scientific methods to mitigate these causes. This way we can find eco-friendly scientific applications.”
  9. “The greatest satisfaction I had was when we developed a FRO and fitted to polio-affected children and they were happily dancing.”
  10. “How the birds fly, inspired me to have a vision and aim in life.”
  11. “Any scientific mission has societal relevance.”
  12. “It is the responsibility of the institution to produce employable candidates with the necessary skills required for the industry.”
  13. “Students can contribute to making the environment clean, neighborhood clean and the city clean, state clean which will certainly make the tourism successful in India.”
  14. “A teacher can give value-based education to a child, build an ethical foundation, nurture creativity and give the child compassion and love. This cannot be replaced by technology.”
  15. “Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge Knowledge makes you great.”
  16. “My message to you, young friends, is that education gives you wings to fly.”
  17. “Problems should not become your captain. You have to be the captain of the problem, defeat the problem, and succeed.”
  18. “Ignited minds of the youth is the most powerful resource on the earth, above the earth and under the earth.”
  19. “Aim of the education system should be to build character, human values enhance the learning capacity through technology and build confidence among children to face the future.”
  20. “Dreams are very important because they will wake you up from sleep and will lead to constant thinking for realizing the dream. Thinking leads to action.” – APJ Abdul Kalam
  21. “Many times if you work hard with sufficient knowledge many successes come and also a few times failures. Failures one has to analyze and find out the reason and then correct it for future programs.”
  22. “All Birds find shelter during the rain. But Eagle avoids rain by flying above the Clouds. Problems are common, but attitude makes the difference!!!”
  23. “Dreams are not those which comes while we are sleeping, but dreams are those when u don’t sleep before fulfilling them.”
  24. “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.”
  25. “For great men, religion is a way of making friends; small people make religion a fighting tool.”
  26. “Suffering is the essence of success!!!”
  27. “When learning is purposeful, creativity blossoms. When creativity blossoms, thinking emanates. When thinking emanates, knowledge is fully lit. When knowledge is lit, the economy flourishes.”
  28. “Thinking is the capital, Enterprise is the way, Hard Work is the solution.”
  29. “Man needs difficulties in life because they are necessary to enjoy success.”
  30. “This is my belief: that through difficulties and problems God gives us the opportunity to grow. So when your hopes and dreams and goals are dashed, search among the wreckage, you may find a golden opportunity hidden in the ruins.”
  31. “Thinking should become your capital asset, no matter whatever ups and downs you come across in your life.”
  32. “Sometimes, it’s better to bunk a class and enjoy with friends, because now, when I look back, marks never make me laugh, but memories do.”
  33. “Be active! Take on responsibility! Work for the things you believe in. If you do not, you are surrendering your fate to others.”
  34. “We are all born with a divine fire in us. Our efforts should be to give wings to this fire and fill the world with the glow of its goodness.”
  35. “Let not thy winged days be spent in vain. When once gone no gold can buy them back again.”
  36. “The sides of the mountain sustain life, not the peak. This is where things grow, the experience is gained, and technologies are mastered. The importance of the peak lies only in the fact that it defines the sides.”
  37. “To succeed in life and achieve results, you must understand and master three mighty forces— desire, belief, and expectation.”
  38. “If you want to leave your footprints On the sands of time Do not drag your feet.”
  39. “Let not thy winged days be spent in vain. When once gone no gold can buy them back again.”
  40. “God has not promised Skies always blue, Flower-strewn pathways All our life through; God has not promised Sun without rain, Joy without sorrow, Peace without pain.”
  41. “Once your mind stretches to a new level it never goes back to its original dimension.”
  42. “When your hopes and dreams and goals are dashed, search among the wreckage, you may find a golden opportunity hidden in the ruins.”
  43. “What you are destined to become is not revealed now but it is predetermined.”
  44. “The country doesn’t deserve anything less than success from us. Let us aim for success.”
  45. “Total commitment is a crucial quality for those who want to reach the very top of their profession.”
  46. “If You’re a Mechanical Engineer Don’t Feel So Proud, Because You Can Repair Everything Except Your Own Heart!!!”
  47. “There seems to be an attitude problem as if we cannot shake ourselves out of a mindset of limited achievement.”
  48. “You have to dream before the dream comes true.”
  49. “Know where you are going. The great thing in the world is not knowing so much where we stand, as in what direction we are moving.”
  50. “Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.”
  51. “I reminded myself that the best way to win was to not need to win. The best performances are accomplished when you are relaxed and free of doubt.”
  52. “There is no greater power in heaven or on earth than the commitment to a dream.”
  53. “I learned that once your mind stretches to a new level it never goes back to its original dimension.”
  54. “Knowledge is a tangible asset, quite often the most important tool in your work.”
  55. “What you imagine, is what will transpire. What you believe is what you will achieve.”
  56. “I have always believed that cowards never make history, history is created by people with courage and wisdom. Courage is individual, wisdom comes with experience.”
  57. “True quality does not come from a great building or great facilities or great advertisements. It happens when education is imparted with love from great teachers.”
  58. “Never be afraid of the hell, because the one who lives in hell knows the best ways to face the difficulties.”
  59. “The key to my motivation has always been to look at how far I had still to go rather than how far I had come.”
  60. “If you want to shine like a sun, first burn like a sun.”
  61. “The reality of your own nature should determine your speed. If you become restless, speed up. If you become tense and high-strung, slow down.”
  62. “You have to have a goal but you have to have strategies to achieve it as fast as possible.”
  63. “When a person looks at himself, he is likely to misjudge what he finds. He sees only his intentions. Most people have good intentions and hence conclude that whatever they are doing is good. It is difficult for an individual to objectively judge his actions, which may be, and often are, contradictory to his good intentions.”
  64. “Thinking is the capital, Enterprise is the way, Hard Work is the solution.”
  65. “Dream is not what you see when you sleep; the dream is something that doesn’t make you sleep.” ― Apj Abdul Kalam
  66. “Leaders can create a high productivity level by providing the appropriate organizational structure and job design, and by acknowledging and appreciating hard work.”
  67. “A leader can only be free to lead his team if he keeps abreast of all that is happening around him—in real-time.”
  68. “To be a successful team leader, one has to stay back after the din and clutter of a working day to emerge better-equipped and ready to face a new day.”
  69. “Beautiful hands are those that do Work that is earnest and brave and true Moment by moment The long day through.”
  70. “Be more dedicated to making solid achievements than in running after swift but synthetic happiness.”
  71. “Before God trusts you with success, you have to prove yourself humble enough to handle the big prize.”
  72. “Each individual creature on this beautiful planet is created by God to fulfill a particular role.”
  73. “The difference between an energetic person and a confused person is the difference in the way their minds handle their experiences.”
  74. “One best book is equal to a hundred good friends but one good friend is equal to a library.”
  75. “Knowledge cannot be taken away from anyone except by obsolescence.”
  76. “The sovereign way to personal freedom is to help determine the forces that determine you.”
  77. “To succeed in life and achieve results, you must understand and master three mighty forces— desire, belief, and expectation.”
  78. “Man needs his difficulties because they are necessary to enjoy success.”
  79. “Let craft, ambition, spite, Be quenched in Reason’s night, Till weakness turn to might, Till what is dark be light, Till what is wrong be right!”
  80. “Everyone who is born on this earth comes with a destiny assigned to him. But there are few whose fates become their fortune, like in the case of Dr. Abdul Kalam.”
  81. “There is a divine power that looks over us, that gently lifts us from our sadness and failures and miseries. If we open our minds and let it, it will guide us to our true place. Release yourself from the bindings that limit you and let that power overtake your mind, and that’s when you will be on the road to true happiness and peace.”
  82. “When the Almighty appoints a person to a position, He takes care of his provision. If a person takes anything beyond that, it is an illegal gain.”
  83. “What makes life in Indian organizations difficult is the widespread prevalence of this very contemptuous pride. It stops us from listening to our juniors.”
  84. “I realized that if something is at stake, the human mind gets ignited and the working capacity gets enhanced manifold. This is one of the techniques of building talent. It is important to work hard towards your chosen path—success is more a function of effort than anything else.”
  85. “Don’t pretend to be a candle, be a moth. Know the power hidden in serving. We seem to have got stuck with external forms of politics and mistaking them to be nation-building. It is the sacrifices, toil, and valor that and seldom shown or seen that truly makes a nation.”
  86. “Problems are a part of life. Suffering is the essence of success.”
  87. “As a child of God, I am greater than anything that can happen to me.”
  88. “I reminded myself that the best way to win was to not need to win. The best performances are accomplished when you are relaxed and free of doubt.”
  89. “Death is not something to be afraid of, and I have never seen it that way. Yet, the sadness that it brings cannot be shrugged away.”
  90. “A nation with a strong base in science and technology is a nation with a strong backbone.”
  91. “It was exciting that such new technology was being developed in our nation which had become independent only two decades back. From a country that had been left ravaged by years of colonization, we had learned to dream big and were working on fulfilling this dream fearlessly.”
  92. “My life now became an endless round of work with some breaks for sleep and food. Like the two days I had worked non-stop to finish my project on time while at M.I.T., I now worked almost as hard, and it was not for two days this time but for months together.”
  93. “Creative minds have the ability to imagine or invent something new by combining, changing, or reapplying existing ideas.”
  94. “Write your dreams down on a piece of paper. That page may be a very important page in the book of human history.”
  95. “History has proven that those who dare to imagine the impossible are the ones who break all human limitations.”
  96. “When you are inspired by some great purpose, some extraordinary project, all your thoughts break their bounds.”
  97. “Weapons cannot buy peace, but they can help us to not repeat history.”
  98. “A creative mind has the ability to imagine or invent something new by combining, changing, or reapplying existing ideas.”
  99. “It is important to remember that science thrives when it converges to solve pressing challenges of the world and this is the 21st-century requirement from engineers.”
  100. “You see, God helps only people who work hard. That principle is very clear.”
  101. “A stone is broken by the last stroke of the hammer. That doesn’t mean that the first stroke is useless. Success is the result of continuous efforts.”

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