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?"
- "We have not invaded anyone. We have not conquered anyone. We have not grabbed their land, their culture, their history and tried to enforce our way of life on them."
- "My view is that at a younger age your optimism is more and you have more imagination etc. You have less bias."
More In Happiness
- "Every man hath a general desire of his own happiness; and likewise a variety of particular affections, passions, and appetites to particular external objects."― Joseph Butler
- "The only real happiness a ballplayer has is when he is playing a ball game and accomplishes something he didn’t think he could do."― Ring Lardner
- "Heartache is very fertile ground for song-making but so is happiness, so is absolute bliss."― K. D. Lang