Shri. Atal Bihari Vajpayee Famous Quotes. (1924 – 2018)

August 23, 2020 By Poonam Kushwaha

Atal Bihari Vajpayee was a leader of the pro-Hindu Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and twice served as prime minister of India (1996 and 1998–2004). Under his leadership India achieved steady economic growth, and the country became a world leader in information technology.

Atal Bihari Vajpayee was awarded the Bharat Ratna, India’s highest civilian honour, in December 2014.

Although Atal Bihari Vajpayee had earlier been praised for his conciliatory gestures toward India’s Muslim minority, in 2002 his government was criticized for its slowness in reacting to riots in Gujarat in which some 1,000 people (primarily Muslims) died. In 2003 Vajpayee made an effort to resolve India’s feud with Pakistan over the Kashmir region.

Meaningful Quotes By Shri. Atal Bihari Vajpayee:

Atal Bihari Vajpayee

The regional parties have emerged as a strong force, and they, too, deserve a place in national politics.– Atal Bihari Vajpayee

In Indonesia, Malaysia, wherever Muslims are living, they don’t want to live in harmony.

The BJP regards Muslims as Indians and human beings.

Who can forget that in critical times of war in 1962, 1965 and 1971, Naga underground organizations did not fire on the Indian Army? They showed restraint.

The spending in science and technology need to be to increased.

If India is not secular, then India is not India at all.

Our objective should be to firmly deal with terrorism and its sponsors, financiers, and arms suppliers. At the same time, our doors should always be open for processes which would restore peace, development, and progress to societies which have been devastated by terrorism over many generations.

Haram mein bhi Ram hota hai… – Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Our nuclear weapons are meant purely as a deterrent against nuclear adventure by an adversary.

Our aim may be as high as the endless sky, but we should have a resolve in our minds to walk ahead, hand-in-hand, for victory will be ours.

My poet’s heart gives me the strength to face political problems, particularly those which have a bearing on my conscience .

We are unnecessarily wasting our precious resources in wars… if we must wage war, we have to do it on unemployment, disease, poverty, and backwardness.

Atal Bihari Vajpayee

It is up to us how we become a better person by speaking the truth.

I prefer to die rather than eat beef.- Atal Bihari Vajpayee

“Our National life is full of diversities. We have here a variety of languages, of faiths, of communities, of modes of living, and schools and styles of literature and art. This diversity reflects the abundance of our national life, and need to be preserved and promoted”.

I dream of an India that is prosperous, strong and caring. An India, that regains a place of honour in the comity of great nations.

It requires an effort of logical acrobatics to believe that carnage of innocents is an instrument for freedom and elections are a symbol of deception and repression!

Atal Bihari Vajpayee

We believe in equal respect for all faiths.

There was an implicit conviction that the UN would be stronger than the sum of its constituent member-states.

I am contesting elections since 1952, but never did I throw mud.

We used to fight with Pakistan with bombs. Now we are fighting with them on the playing ground.

Atal Bihari Vajpayee

If Pakistan claims to be a crucial partner in the international coalition against terrorism, how can it continue to use terrorism as an instrument of state policy against India? – Atal Bihari Vajpayee

People want government to deliver – here and now.

I believe India and Israel should focus on building bilateral relations on the basis of shared perspectives and commonalities between our two democracies. This has to be a forward-looking exercise rather than harking back to perceptions of the past. – Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Amusing, charismatic and intelligent, Atal Bihari Vajpayee was a gem of a politician who led India boldly and astutely throughout his run as the Prime Minister. He is among the most celebrated and respected leaders of India who continues to inspire us!

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