I can promise you. If you work 12 hours, I will work for 13. If you work 14 hours, I will work for 15 hours. Why? Because I am not a â€˜pradhan mantriâ€™, but a â€˜pradhan sevakâ€™.
Good governance is not fire-fighting or crisis-management. Instead of opting for ad-hoc solutions the need of the hour is to tackle the root cause of the problems.
Devote 100 hours every year towards the cause of cleanliness.
Convergence of technology and the judicial system is the need-of-the-hour. We need to go digital and adopt online analysis of legal cases. Dissemination of legal knowledge to the common man will also a go a long way in improving the law and order situation in the country.
The need of the hour is to think big. The more we focus on skill, scale & speed, it will increase India's growth trajectory.
I have been into social work since 45 years, and at an average, every day for one or two hours, I have been engaging in social discourses. It is not a small thing.
Unhappy the general who comes on the field of battle with a system.
Tis a principle of war that when you can use the lightning, 'tis better than cannon.
I have only one counsel for you - be master.
Those who have changed the universe have never done it by changing officials, but always by inspiring the people.
The infectiousness of crime is like that of the plague.
Necessity dominates inclination, will, and right.
We must serve the people worthily, and not occupy ourselves in trying to please them. The best way, to gain their affections is to do them good.
A soldier will fight long and hard for a bit of colored ribbon. Napoleon Bonapart
Public esteem is the recompense of honest men.
Incidents should not govern policy; but, policy incidents.
Where the Government is weak, military sway prevails.
A battle sometimes decides everything; and sometimes the most trifling thing decides the fate of a battle.
The practice of law sharpens the mind by making it narrow.
A constitution should be framed so as not to impede the action of government, nor force the government to its violation.
There is only one thing in this world, and that is to keep acquiring money and more money, power and more power. All the rest is meaningless.
Muhammad was a great man, an intrepid soldier; with a handful of men he triumphed at the battle of Bender (sic); a great captain, eloquent, a great man of state, he revived his fatherland and created a new people and a new power in the middle of Arabia.
A form of government that is not the result of a long sequence of shared experiences, efforts, and endeavors can never take root.
The most desirable quality in a soldier is constancy in the support of fatigue; valor is only secondary.
The most insupportable of tyrannies is that of inferiors.
There are only two forces that unite men - fear and interest. Napoleon Bonap