Sardar vallabhbahi Patel “The Iron Man of India”, was a very noble leader by all means. He played a very key role in the country’s struggle for Independence. Through his great Skill, Vision and Patriotism Sardar Patel integrated the Nation. He was one of the founding fathers of the Republic India. He was a successful lawyer and a great statesman.His efforts to bring India together into one nation shall be remembered forever and his message shall exemplify the noble life he dedicated at the service of Mother India.
On his 141 birth anniversary lets pay tribute to this great man by remembering some of his thought provoking quotes which reminds us of his great persona.
“There is something unique in this soil, which despite many obstacles has always remained the abode of great souls.”
“Every citizen of India must remember that he is an Indian first and he has every right in this country but with certain duties.”
“My only desire is that India should be a good producer and no one should be hungry, shedding tears for food in the country.”
“Your goodness is impediment in your way, so let your eyes be red with anger, and try to fight the injustice with a firm hand.”
“Today we must remove distinctions of high and low, rich and poor, caste or creed.”
“Manpower without Unity is not a strength unless it is harmonised and united properly, then it becomes a spiritual power.”
“Faith is of no use in absence of strength. Faith and strength, both are essential to accomplish any great work.”
“Even if we lose the wealth of thousands, and our life is sacrificed, we should keep smiling and be cheerful keeping our faith in God and Truth.”
“Work is undoubtedly worship but laughter is life. Any one who takes life too seriously must prepare himself for a miserable existence. Anyone who greets joys and sorrows with equal facility can really get the best of life.”
“It is only so long as a man can retain the child in him that life can be free from those dark shadows which leave inevitable furrows on a man’s forehead.”