The UPA government is non-serious, it has taken the people for granted & it is not bothered about the youth. Their approach shows lack of faith in democracy. Our goal is to win the trust of the people & give dignity to them...
A good government is one with many information channels, those that give real-time information.
France and Germany have the manufacturing and skill base which is useful to us. France is our dependable strategic partner.
Politics is not a profession, it is a service. I want to keep working more for the Nation not because of the designation, but because people of India are my family.
Importance of technology is increasing every day, we must not deprive our children of technology, if we do then it's a social crime.
I have not come to Kashi to seek votes but to connect with the people and understand their problems.
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.
It is a tribute to Indian democracy that a person from a poor family, an ordinary family, is today addressing the nation from the Red Fort.
The life of Gautama Buddha illustrates the power of service, compassion and, most importantly, renunciation. He was convinced that material wealth is not the sole goal.
We are changing the way we govern ourselves - not just in the way we work in New Delhi, but also in the way we work together with state governments, districts and cities. Because we know, as you do, that our vision may be formed in Delhi, but our success will be determined by state capitals.
My 'Idea of India' calls not just for tolerance, but a celebration of all points of view. Where the sensibilities of every individual are respected
I dream of a Digital India where mobile enabled emergency services ensure Personal Security.
I started reading the works of Swami Vivekananda. That gave me courage and a vision, it sharpened and deepened my sensitivities and gave me a new perspective and a direction in life. I decided to dedicate myself to others and till date I am continuing to follow that decision.
If you were to ask me whether you need a dictatorship to run India, No, you do not. Whether you need a powerful person who believes in concentrating power, No, you do not. If you were to ask me to choose between democratic values and wealth, power, prosperity and fame, I will very easily and without
Many governments have faced the proposal of One Rank One Pension but no solution has been found yet.
Why should it be mandatory for people to give interviews. I request state governments to remove the process of interviews for minor jobs to end corruption in getting jobs.
Digital India' is not an elite concept anymore. We have to use this idea to revolutionize health and education in India.
We are proud of 3 things: Democracy, Demographic dividend and Demand.
Yoga has spread harmony between man and nature. It is a holistic approach to health and wellbeing.
Religion to me is devotion to work and devotedly working is being religious.
We must build an agenda for speedy yet sustainable economic growth that is inclusive of all, is respectful of individuals, responsive to innovation and responsible towards the future generations.
For achieving good governance political will is necessary. Good governance is a political process. Though role of civil society is critical, without political will and political process, sustainable good governance cannot be achieved.
Technology enables last mile delivery. Blending it with the will and determination to deliver, Gujarat has experienced the true power of e-governance.
Politics for me is not Ambition but a Mission.
The more we give importance to skill development, the more competent will be our youth.
Development has to result in jobs. What we need is not just more production, but mass production and production by masses.
The Budget is in line with our vision for a skilled & digital India, guided by Mantra of 'Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikas'.
Today when someone shakes hands with Modi & looks into his eyes, they don't see Modi, but the reflection of 125 crore Indians.
Our education apparatus can't be one that produces robots. That can happen in laboratory. There has to be overall personality development.
Let us think about 'zero-defect and zero effect'. Zero defect in production with no adverse effect on the environment.