14 Inspiring Quotes By Maulana Abul Kalam Azad The First Education Minister Of Independent India That Will Fill You Up Patriotism.

Abul Kalam Muhiyuddin Ahmed Azad was an Indian nationalist who engineered the inclusion of Muslims in the freedom struggle and even brought states of North India to join the cause.

A man of letters, he wrote under the pen name of Azad. He founded several journals in Urdu with the aim of promoting nationalism in Muslims and unify the two communities.

As a part of his traditional upbringing, he was taught religious texts which morphed him into a nationalist revolutionary. A prodigy, Maulana Azad was composing poetry in Urdu from a very tender age. His works criticized the British Rule and implored many to participate in the fight for independence.

His political prowess was proved when he was nominated as the President of the Indian National Congress. He was only 35 at the time he assumed the Presidency of the country's largest political party.

He was one of the most prominent faces who opposed the partition as he had always dreamt of one unified nation for India and Pakistan.

11 November, the birthday of independent India's first education minister, Maulana Abul Kalam Azad, is observed as National Education Day in the country.

Slavery is worst even if it bears beautiful names.

- Maulana Abul Kalam Azad

Educationists should build the capacities of the spirit of inquiry, creativity, entrepreneurial and moral leadership among students and become their role model.

- Maulana Abul Kalam Azad

You have to dream before your dreams can come true.

- Maulana Abul Kalam Azad

As a child of God, I am greater than anything that can happen to me.

- Maulana Abul Kalam Azad

Climbing to the top demands strength, whether it is to the top of Mount Everest or to the top of your career.

- Maulana Abul Kalam Azad

The minute I heard my first love story, I started looking for you, not knowing how blind that was. Lovers don’t finally meet somewhere. They’re in each other all along.

- Maulana Abul Kalam Azad

Be more dedicated to making solid achievements than in running after swift but synthetic happiness.

- Maulana Abul Kalam Azad

Many people plant trees but few of them get fruit of it.

- Maulana Abul Kalam Azad

Education imparted by heart can bring revolution in the society.

- Maulana Abul Kalam Azad

Teaching by tongue can be perspired but by good deed can stay stronger.

- Maulana Abul Kalam Azad

We have not invaded anyone. We have not conquered anyone. We have not grabbed their land, their culture, their history and tried to enforce our way of life on them.

- Maulana Abul Kalam Azad

To succeed in your mission, you must have single-minded devotion to your goal.

- Maulana Abul Kalam Azad

Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended

- Maulana Abul Kalam Azad

Do we not realize that self respect comes with self reliance?

- Maulana Abul Kalam Azad

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