Indira Gandhi - Quotes

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Forgiveness is a virtue of the brave.

Forgiveness is a virtue of the brave.

There are two kinds of people, those who do the work and those who take the credit. Try to be in the first group; there is less competition there.

There are two kinds of people, those who do the work and those who take the credit. Try to be in the first group; there is less competition there.

The power to question is the basis of all human progress.

The power to question is the basis of all human progress.

My grandfather once told me that there were two kinds of people: those who do the work and those who take the credit. He told me to try to be in the first group; there was much less competition. ---->>>

Have a bias toward action - let's see something happen now. You can break that big plan into small steps and take the first step right away. ---->>>

There exists no politician in India daring enough to attempt to explain to the masses that cows can be eaten. ---->>>

Martyrdom does not end something, it only a beginning. ---->>>

People tend to forget their duties but remember their rights. ---->>>

If I die a violent death, as some fear and a few are plotting, I know that the violence will be in the thought and the action of the assassins, not in my dying.

If I die a violent death, as some fear and a few are plotting, I know that the violence will be in the thought and the action of the assassins, not in my dying.

You cannot shake hands with a clenched fist.

You cannot shake hands with a clenched fist.

Even if I died in the service of the nation, I would be proud of it. Every drop of my blood... will contribute to the growth of this nation and to make it strong and dynamic. ---->>>

A nation' s strength ultimately consists in what it can do on its own, and not in what it can borrow from others.

A nation' s strength ultimately consists in what it can do on its own, and not in what it can borrow from others.

You must learn to be still in the midst of activity and to be vibrantly alive in repose. ---->>>

There is not love where there is no will.

There is not love where there is no will.

One must beware of ministers who can do nothing without money, and those who want to do everything with money.

One must beware of ministers who can do nothing without money, and those who want to do everything with money.

My father was a statesman, I am a political woman. My father was a saint. I am not. ---->>>

All my games were political games; I was, like Joan of Arc, perpetually being burned at the stake. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: Indian
Born: 11-19, 1917
Birthplace:
Die: 10-31, 1984
Occupation: Statesman
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Indira Priyadarshini Gandhi (Hindustani: [ˈɪnːdɪrə ˈɡaːnd̪ʱi]; née Nehru; 19 November 1917 – 31 October 1984) was an Indian politician and central figure of the Indian National Congress party. She was the first and to date the only female Prime Minister of India. Indira Gandhi was the daughter of India's first Prime Minister, Jawaharlal Nehru (wikipedia)