Our plan cannot be hard and dogmatic. They must change with the times and move with the development of our country. Every year brings new compulsions, new circumstances, and with each Plan these must be taken into consideration.
We must see that regional imbalances in the growth of various parties of the country are removed and all the states progress evenly. We shall ensure that all citizens of the country get full opportunity to contribute their might towards India's progress.
Every person should take a lesson from history. We should understand that wherever there have been internal fights and conflicts in the country, the country has been weakened. Due to this, the danger from outside increases. The country has to pay a big price due to this type of weakness.
India is an Old country but a young nationâ¦I am young and I too have a dream, I dream of India Strong, Independent, Self-Reliant and in the front rank of the nations of the world, in the service of mankind.
Development is not about factories, dams and roads. Development is about people. The goal is material, cultural and spiritual fulfilment for the people. The human factor is of supreme value in development.
Women are the social conscience of a country. They hold our societies together.
For some days, people thought that India was shaking. But there are always tremors when a great tree falls.
Our task today is to bring India to the threshold of the twenty-first century, free of burden of poverty, legacy of our colonial past, and capable of meeting the rising aspirations of our people.
Education must be a great equaliser in our society. It must be the tool to level the differences that our various social systems have created over the past thousands of years.
When a big tree falls, the ground shakes
She was mother not only to me but to the whole nation. She served the Indian people to the last drop of her blood.
If my mother gets help from it, then I will enter politics.
The terrorists are busy in and outside the country in such activities which are a danger to the unity and integrity of the country.
Instead of understanding the crisis facing the country and helping the country, the opposition wants to weaken the country by its deeds.
The world is changing much too fast for us to have a moribund system which is not flexible, which cannot evolve and develop with changes in our society, in our country, as they come about in the world.
India missed the Industrial Revolution; it cannot afford to miss the Computer Revolution.
A responsive administration is tested most at the point of interface between the administration and the people.
It is compartmentalization of India into rigidly separated rural and urban settlements that has been the worst legacy of the colonial system of local-self government.
Better a brain drain than a brain in the drain.