To honour the legacy of the Indian aerospace scientist and politician, Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam, October 15 is not only celebrated as the birthday of the former President of India but also marked as World Students’ Day. Known as the Missile Man of India, APJ Abdul Kalam played a leading role in the development of India’s missile and nuclear weapons programs and was also an author but above anything else, he wanted the world to remember him as a teacher.
It is a lesser known fact that India’s most loved ex-President never charged any fee for the lectures that he delivered in any part of the country or outside it. Incidently, the Bharat Ratna (1997) and Padma Vibhushan (1990) awardee passed away on July 27, 2015, while delivering a lecture at the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Shillong.
On his 89th birth anniversary, here are 10 of his most inspiring quotes at are sure to give wings to your goals and skyrocket your dreams:
APJ Abdul Kalam’s inspiring legacy never fails to feed us motivation to polish our dreams and move closer to our goals.
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