There is nothing like staying at home for real comfort. If we are honest and if we have the will to win we find only danger, hard work and iron resolution. America's lands remain radiantly rich with diversity, and freedom still reigns. I have deep feelings for the welfare and comfort of others.
Never forget those why have fight for this day. It is easy to kill individuals but you cannot kill the ideas. Great empires crumbled, while the ideas survived.
Bhagat Singh Revolution did not necessarily involve sanguinary strife. It was not a cult of bomb and pistol. They may sometimes be mere means for its achievement. Bhagat Singh You give me your blood and I will give you Independence! At the stroke of the midnight hour, when the world sleeps, India will awake to life and freedom.
Jawaharlal Nehru I declare that the blows struck at me today will be the last nails in the coffin of British rule in India. The achievement we celebrate today is but a step, an opening of opportunity, to the greater triumphs and achievements that await us.
Are we brave enough and wise enough to grasp this opportunity and accept the challenge of the future? Jawaharlal Nehru Violent means will give violent freedom.
That would be a menace to the world and to India herself. Mahatma Gandhi Ask not what your country can do for you. Ask what you can do for your country.
Jawaharlal Nehru I believe that the civilization India evolved is not to be beaten in the world. Nothing can equal the seeds sown by our ancestors, Rome went, Greece shared the same fate; the might of the Pharaohs was broken; Japan has become Westernized; of China nothing can be said; but India is still, somehow or other, sound at the foundation.
Kennedy We owe a lot to the Indians, who taught us how to count, without which no worthwhile scientific discovery could have been made. Brandeis Thy spirit, Independence, let me share! Lord of the lion-heart and eagle-eye, Thy steps I follow with my bosom bare, Nor heed the storm that howls along the sky.
Tobas George Smollet Fourscore and seven years ago, our fathers brought forth on this continent a new nation, conceived in liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal.
Abraham Lincoln India is the cradle of the human race, the birthplace of human speech, the mother of history, the grandmother of legend, and the great grand mother of tradition. Our most valuable and most instructive materials in the history of man are treasured up in India only.
Mark Twain American author India has two million gods, and worships them all. In religion all other countries are paupers; India is the only millionaire. Mark Twain If there is one place on the face of earth where all the dreams of living men have found a home from the very earliest days when man began the dream of existence, it is India.
Mother India is in many ways the mother of us all By: Will Durant American historian Whenever I have read any part of the Vedas, I have felt that some unearthly and unknown light illuminated me.
In the great teaching of the Vedas, there is no touch of sectarianism.
It is of all ages, climbs, and nationalities and is the royal road for the attainment of the Great Knowledge. When I read it, I feel that I am under the spangled heavens of a summer night. Max Mueller German scholar.The Giver is a thought-provoking book that I found it depressing in many ways.
The author says one of the readers decided against suicide after reading it. The Giver: Just like music, there's something you can't see with your eyes inside you. Explanation of the famous quotes in The Giver, including all important speeches, comments, quotations, and monologues.
The Giver Quotes. Free Daily Quotes. Subscribe In a seemingly perfect community, without war, pain, suffering, differences or choice, a young boy is chosen to learn from an elderly man about the true pain and pleasure of the "real" world.
Chief Elder: When people have the freedom to choose, they choose wrong. Every single time. Note: all page numbers and citation info for the quotes below refer to the Houghton Mifflin edition of The Giver published in Chapter 2 Quotes After Twelve, age isn't important. LitCharts makes it easy to find quotes by chapter, character, and theme.
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