More From Abdul Kalam
- "Why are we, as a nation so obsessed with foreign things? Is it a legacy of our colonial years? We want foreign television sets. We want foreign shirts. We want foreign technology. Why this obsession with everything imported?"
- "You have to dream before your dreams can come true."
- "Unless India stands up to the world, no one will respect us. In this world, fear has no place. Only strength respects strength."
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- "Any sufficiently badly-written science is indistinguishable from magic."― Aaron Allston
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