More From Abdul Kalam
- "Unless India stands up to the world, no one will respect us. In this world, fear has no place. Only strength respects strength."
- "In India we only read about death, sickness, terrorism, crime."
- "Climbing to the top demands strength, whether it is to the top of Mount Everest or to the top of your career."
More In Respect
- "We are more thoroughly an enlightened people, with respect to our political interests, than perhaps any other under heaven. Every man among us reads, and is so easy in his circumstances as to have leisure for conversations of improvement and for acquiring information."― Benjamin Franklin
- "Walt had a marvelous intuition. And because he understood people very well, liked them and had great respect for people, there was nothing cynical about Walt."― John Hench
- "When I was playing before I retired, I never really understood the appreciation and the respect that people gave me. People had treated me like a god or something, and that was very embarrassing."― Michael Jordan