Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam was an aerospace scientist who served as the 11th President of India from 2002 to 2007. He was born and raised in Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu and studied physics and aerospace engineering. here are some of the quotes by APJ Abdul Kalam that will inspire and motivate you.
1] Teaching is a very noble profession that shapes the character, calibre, and future of an individual. If the people remember me as a good teacher, that will be the biggest honour for me.
2] Look at the sky. We are not alone. The whole universe is friendly to us and conspires only to give the best to those who dream and work.
3] Let us sacrifice our today so that our children can have a better tomorrow.
4] Creativity is the key to success in the future, and primary education is where teachers can bring creativity in children at that level.
The purpose of education is to make good human beings with skill and expertise… Enlightened human beings can be created by teachers.
5] The bird is powered by its own life and by its motivation.
6] One of the very important characteristics of a student is to question. Let the students ask questions.
7] You see, God helps only people who work hard. That principle is very clear.
8] Life is a difficult game. You can win it only by retaining your birthright to be a person.
9] Let me define a leader. He must have vision and passion and not be afraid of any problem. Instead, he should know how to defeat it. Most importantly, he must work with integrity.
10] I was a disadvantaged child from a non-educated family, yet I had the advantage of being in the company of great teachers.
11] While children are struggling to be unique, the world around them is trying all means to make them look like everybody else.
12] Do we not realize that self-respect comes with self-reliance?
13″Dream, dream, dream. Dreams transform into thoughts and thoughts result in action.”