Jawaharlal Nehru Quotes

Jawaharlal Nehru Quotes: If in the modern world wars have unfortunately to be fought (and they do, it seems) then they must be stopped at the first possible moment, otherwise they corrupt us, they create new problems and make our future even more uncertain. That is more than morality; it's sense.
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Jawaharlal Nehru Quote: At the stroke of the midnight hour, when the world sleeps, India will awake to life and freedom. A moment comes, which comes but rarely in history, when we step out from the old to the new, when an age ends, and when the soul of a nation, long suppressed, finds utterance.
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Quotes about Jawaharlal Nehru: Restraint does not mean weakness. It does not mean giving in.
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Quote about Jawaharlal Nehru: History is the record of human progress, a record of the struggle of the advancement of the human mind, of the human spirit, towards some known or unknown objective.
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Jawaharlal Nehru Sayings: 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.
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Jawaharlal Nehru Saying: Only a prisoner who has been confined for long behind high walk can appreciate the extraordinary psychological value of these outside walks and open views.
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Sayings about Jawaharlal Nehru: Action to be effective must be directed to clearly conceived ends.
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Saying about Jawaharlal Nehru: The Ganga, especially, is the river of India, beloved of her people, round which are intertwined her memories, her hopes and fears, her songs of triumph, her victories and her defeats. She has been a symbol of India's age-long culture and civilization, ever changing, ever flowing, and yet ever the same Ganga.
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Jawaharlal Nehru Quotes: If I was asked what is the greatest treasure which India possesses and what is her finest heritage, I would answer unhesitatingly that it is the Samskrit language and literature and all that it contains. This is a magnificent inheritance and so long as this endures and influences the life of our people, so long will the basic genius of India continue. If our race forgot the Buddha, the Upanishads and the great epics (Ramayana and Mahabharata), India would cease to be India .
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Jawaharlal Nehru Quote: It is now clear that science is incapable of ordering life. A life is ordered by values.
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Quotes about Jawaharlal Nehru: History is almost always written by the victors and conquerors and gives their view. Or, at any rate, the victors' version is given prominence and holds the field.
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Quote about Jawaharlal Nehru: Act with courage and dignity; stick to the ideals that give meaning to life.
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Jawaharlal Nehru Sayings: Blood and tears are going to be our lot, whether we like them or not. Our blood and tears will flow; maybe the parched soil of India needs them so that the fine flower of freedom may grow again.
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Jawaharlal Nehru Saying: I wish that more and more adventurous young men would give up the gun in favour of the camera.
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Sayings about Jawaharlal Nehru: Most of us seldom take the trouble to think. It is a troublesome and fatiguing process and often leads to uncomfortable conclusions. But crises and deadlocks when they occur have at least this advantage, that they force us to think.
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Saying about Jawaharlal Nehru: A leader or a man of action in a crisis almost always acts subconsciously and then thinks of the reasons for his action.
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Jawaharlal Nehru Quotes: There is nothing more horrifying than stupidity in action.
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Jawaharlal Nehru Quote: Action itself, so long as I am convinced that it is right action, gives me satisfaction.
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