Dr. A P J Abdul Kalam
“Teaching is a very noble profession that shapes the character, caliber, and future of an individual. If the people remember me as a good teacher, that will be the biggest honour for me.” A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam – In this post sharing his inspiring biography, success story, top 10 rules for success, and motivational quotes. Watch the videos, read his rules for success and motivational quotes which will surely help for success and happiness in your life.
Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam, a career scientist turned statesman, 11th President of India from 2002 to 2007. Widely referred to as the “People’s President,” he returned to his civilian life of education, writing and public service after a single term as President of India. He was a recipient of several prestigious awards, including the Bharat Ratna, India’s highest civilian honour.
An Inspirational and Motivational Biography Video
Full text of his inspiring speech can be found at this link – http://www.officialkalam.com
Born in Rameswaram and studied physics and aerospace engineering.
Spent the next four decades as a scientist and science administrator.
Mainly worked at the Indian Space Research Organisation.
Came to be known as the Missile Man of India for his work on missile technology.
Played a pivotal role in India’s Pokhran-II nuclear tests in 1998.
Elected as the 11th President of India in 2002.
Had the support of both the ruling party and the opposition.
Widely referred to as the “People’s President”.
Recipient of several awards, including the Bharat Ratna.
While delivering a lecture, he died from an apparent cardiac arrest on 27 July 2015.
Here Are His Top 10 Rules For Success
1. Learn how to handle failure
2. Imagine the outcome
3. Be righteous
4. Fight to be you
5. Break through limitations
6. Keep learning
7. Be a teacher
8. Work with integrity
9. Follow your dreams
10. Inspire others
Above details and video source: Youtube
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam Motivational Quotes:
“Let us sacrifice our today so that our children can have a better tomorrow.” A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
“We should not give up and we should not allow the problem to defeat us.” A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
“When we tackle obstacles, we find hidden reserves of courage and resilience we did not know we had. And it is only when we are faced with failure do we realise that these resources were always there within us. We only need to find them and move on with our lives.” A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
“Great teachers emanate out of knowledge, passion and compassion.” A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
“Ultimately, education in its real sense is the pursuit of truth. It is an endless journey through knowledge and enlightenment.” A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
“The purpose of education is to make good human beings with skill and expertise… Enlightened human beings can be created by teachers.” A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
“Never stop fighting until you arrive at your destined place – that is, the unique you. Have an aim in life, continuously acquire knowledge, work hard, and have perseverance to realise the great life.” A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
“My message, especially to young people is to have courage to think differently, courage to invent, to travel the unexplored path, courage to discover the impossible and to conquer the problems and succeed. These are great qualities that they must work towards. This is my message to the young people.” A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
“To become ‘unique,’ the challenge is to fight the hardest battle which anyone can imagine until you reach your destination.” A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
“You have to dream before your dreams can come true.” A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
“Real education enhances the dignity of a human being and increases his or her self-respect. If only the real sense of education could be realized by each individual and carried forward in every field of human activity, the world will be so much a better place to live in.” A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
“The bird is powered by its own life and by its motivation.” A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
“If four things are followed – having a great aim, acquiring knowledge, hard work, and perseverance – then anything can be achieved.” A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
“Climbing to the top demands strength, whether it is to the top of Mount Everest or to the top of your career.” A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
“Man needs his difficulties because they are necessary to enjoy success.” A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
“You see, God helps only people who work hard. That principle is very clear.” A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
“Where there is righteousness in the heart, there is beauty in the character. When there is beauty in the character, there is harmony in the home. When there is harmony in the home, there is order in the nation. When there is order in the nation, there is peace in the world.” A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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