“To succeed in your mission, you must have single-minded devotion to your goal.”
“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.”
“Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.”
“Let us sacrifice our today so that our children can have a better tomorrow.”
“Man needs his difficulties because they are necessary to enjoy success.”
“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.”
“You see, God helps only people who work hard. That principle is very clear.”
Ex-President APJ Abdul Kalam passes away after collapsing during lecture at IIM Shillong . Government Declares 7 days mourn.
Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam was an Indian scientist who served as the 11th President of India from 2002 to 2007. Kalam was born and raised in Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu and studied physics and aerospace engineering.
- Born: October 15, 1931 (age 83), Rameswaram
- Died: July 27, 2015, Shillong
- Full name: Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam
- Awards: Bharat Ratna, Padma Bhushan, Padma Vibhushan, moreParents: Ashiamma Jainulabiddin, Jainulabiddin Marakayar