Narendra Modi, the 16th Prime Minister of India is a living example of the fact that success and fame has to do nothing with where a person comes from.
Born into a lower middle class family of grocers from Gujarat, he started by running a tea stall, joined Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) when he was just 8 years old. His political inclination was visible from the very early age. He is known for running an incorruptible government through his incisive decision-making qualities.
Since he became Prime Minister of India he has introduced several policies for the betterment of his countrymen. His story from a poverty-stricken tea-selling boy to a development-oriented leader, becoming the longest-serving chief minister of Gujarat for 12 years and now the most loved and admired prime minister of India.
Though his own life is an inspirational story of simple living and high thinking, great leadership skills, an admirable leader and so on, but following quotes of Narendra Modi will inspire everyone to dream bigger and achieve success in their lives.
Coming age is the age of knowledge. However rich, poor or powerful a country be, if they want to move ahead, only knowledge can lead them to that path.
Don’t dream to be something but rather dream to do something great!
No form, no manifestation of knowledge, is senseless.
An opportunity to work is good luck for me. I put my soul into it. Each such opportunity opens the gates for the next one.
Each one of us has a natural instinct to rise, like a flame of the lamp. Let’s nurture this instinct.
Let work itself be the ambition.
Hard work never brings fatigue, it brings satisfaction.
Religion to me is devotion to work and devotedly working is being religious.
When approached right, citizens never fail to shoulder their responsibilities.
The 21st century is the century of knowledge. Knowledge, science and education will have the power and strength to embrace the entire universe.
My struggle is to bring ‘life’ in ‘file’.
By getting an opportunity to serve society, we get a chance to repay our debt.
I did not get an opportunity to die for the country, but I have got an opportunity to live for the country.
Today there is a between parivarshahi and lakshahi will we run the nation on the constitution or on the wishes of the prince.
A Creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve not by the desire to beat others.
Also published on Medium.