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Jawaharlal Nehru Quotes

(1889-1964), Indian Nationalist, Statesman

Action itself, so long as I am convinced that it is right action, gives me satisfaction.

Category: Action

Action to be effective must be directed to clearly conceived ends.

Category: Action

We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.

Category: Adventure

It is only too easy to make suggestions and later try to escape the consequences of what we say.

Category: Advice

The purely agitation attitude is not good enough for a detailed consideration of a subject.

Category: Argument

Great causes and little men go ill together.

Category: Causes

Crises and deadlocks when they occur have at least this advantage, that they force us to think.

Category: Crisis

Every little thing counts in a crisis.

Category: Crisis

Culture is the widening of the mind and of the spirit.

Category: Culture

The person who runs away exposes himself to that very danger more than a person who sits quietly.

Category: Danger

Those who are prepared to die for any cause are seldom defeated.

Category: Defeat

Facts are facts and will not disappear on account of your likes.

Category: Facts

Failure comes only when we forget our ideals and objectives and principles.

Category: Failure

The man who has gotten everything he wants is all in favor of peace and order.

Category: Peace

What we need is a generation of peace.

Category: Peace