18 Inspirational Quotes By Atal Bihari Vajpayee The Man Who Made The UN Sit Up And Take Notice With His Words.
Atal Bihari Vajpayee was the tenth Prime Minister of India who is well known for his oratory skills. Dubbed as the 'Bhishma Pitamah of Indian politics', Bharat Ratna Atal Bihari Vajpayee began his tryst with politics in independent India when social reformer called for protests against internal emergency declared during Indira Gandhi's regime.
He was appointed the Minister of External Affairs in the government formed by Janta Party headed by Morarji Desai. In 1977, Vajpayee addressed the United nations General Assembly in Hindi, the first time ever in history.
Prior to joining the right wing which comprised of RSS, Vajpayee was a communist afficianado. However the pro-Hinduism agenda of RSS grabbed his attention and he pledged his loyalties to them.
The statesman par excellence attended law school with his father and the two even shared the same dormitory. However, Atal abandoned legal studies in between in order to run a magazine for the RSS.
The former Prime Minister is a Hindu Brahmin yet he likes to devour non-vegetarian food, Chinese and prawns being his favorite.Though Vajpayee has retired from active politics, his words still reverberate in our ears and shall continue for generations. Here are a few inspirational and thought-provoking quotes by Atal Bihari Vajpayee.