Indira Gandhi:- Indira Gandhi was an Indian politician and the only female Prime Minister of the country. Born in the famous Nehru family, she was perhaps destined for an illustrious political career. She served as Prime Minister from 1966 to 1977.
Indira Gandhi was born on 19 November 1917, in Allahabad. His Father’s Name was Pandit Jawahar Lal Nehru and Mother’s name was Kamala Nehru.
In 1959, Indira Gandhi was elected as the President of the Indian National Congress Party. She was one of the political advisors of Jawaharlal Nehru.
After the death of Jawaharlal Nehru on 27 May 1964, Indira Gandhi decided to contest elections and eventually got elected.
She was appointed as in-charge of the Information and Broadcasting Ministry under Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri.
Top 25 Quotes of Indira Gandhi
” People tend to forget their duties but remember their rights.”-Indira Gandhi
” Have a bias toward action – let’s see something happen now. You can break that big plan into small steps and take the first step right away.”-Indira Gandhi
” You must learn to be still in the midst of activity and to be vibrantly alive in repose.”-Indira Gandhi
” I do not like carving the world into segments; we are one world.”-Indira Gandhi
“A nation’ s strength ultimately consists in what it can do on its own, and not in what it can borrow from others.”-Indira Gandhi
” My father was a statesman, I am a political woman. My father was a saint. I am not.”-Indira Gandhi
” There is no love where there is no will.”-Indira Gandhi
” One must beware of ministers who can do nothing without money, and those who want to do everything with money.”-Indira Gandhi
” Peace between countries must rest on the solid foundation of love between individuals.”-Indira Gandhi
” Anger is never without an argument, but seldom with a good one.”-Indira Gandhi
” All my games were political games; I was, like Joan of Arc, perpetually being burned at the stake.”-Indira Gandhi
“I don’t mind if my life goes in the service of the nation. If I die today every drop of my blood will invigorate the nation.”-Indira Gandhi
” I suppose leadership at one time meant muscles, but today it means getting along with people.”-Indira Gandhi
“Education is a liberating force, and in our age it is also a democratizing force, cutting across the barriers of caste and class, smoothing out inequalities imposed by birth and other circumstances.”-Indira Gandhi
Best 25 Quotes of Indira Gandhi
” I don’t think my father was my mentor.”-Indira Gandhi
” Whenever you take a step forward, you are bound to disturb something.”-Indira Gandhi
” I never believed in the danger of a third world war.”-Indira Gandhi
” If I see something dirty or untidy, I have to clean it up.”-Indira Gandhi
” My father was a saint, I’m not.”-Indira Gandhi
” Ability is not always gauged by examination.”-Indira Gandhi
” The Indians and Pakistanis are literally brothers.”-Indira Gandhi
” The old need the company of the young so that they renew their contact with life.”-Indira Gandhi
” I am not a person to be pressured – by anybody or any nation.”-Indira Gandhi
“My theory is that men are no more liberated than women.”-Indira Gandhi