• Long years ago, we made a tryst with destiny and now the time comes when we shall redeem our pledge. At the stroke of the midnight hour, when the world sleeps, India will awake to life and freedom.
    Long years ago, we made a tryst with destiny and now the time comes when we shall redeem our pledge. At the stroke of the midnight hour, when the world sleeps, India will awake to life and freedom.
    ~ Jawaharlal Nehru
  • Obviously, the highest type of efficiency is that which can utilise existing material to the best advantage.
    Obviously, the highest type of efficiency is that which can utilise existing material to the best advantage.
    ~ Jawaharlal Nehru
  • Children are like buds in a garden and should be carefully and lovingly nurtured, as they are the future of the nation and the citizens of tomorrow.
    Children are like buds in a garden and should be carefully and lovingly nurtured, as they are the future of the nation and the citizens of tomorrow.
    ~ Jawaharlal Nehru
  • Life is like a game of cards. The hand you are dealt is determinism; the way you play it is free will.
    Life is like a game of cards. The hand you are dealt is determinism; the way you play it is free will.
    ~ Jawaharlal Nehru
  • A theory must be tempered with reality.
    A theory must be tempered with reality.
    ~ Jawaharlal Nehru
  • The policy of being too cautious is the greatest risk of all.
    The policy of being too cautious is the greatest risk of all.
    ~ Jawaharlal Nehru