Here Are 22 Inspiring Quotes by Bhagat Singh

  • “Lovers, Lunatics and poets are made of same stuff.”

  • “But man’s duty is to try and endeavor, success depends upon chance and environments.”

  • “Love always elevates the character of man. It never lowers him, provided love be love.”

  • “The sword of revolution is sharpened on the whetting stone of ideas”

  • “I am such a lunatic that I am free even in jail.”

  • “If the deaf are to hear, the sound has to be very loud.”

  • “By crushing individuals, they cannot kill ideas.”

  • “The sanctity of law can be maintained only so long as it is the expression of the will of the people.”

  • “In what way can a man believing in God cease believing due to his personal vanity? There are only two ways. The man should either begin to think himself a rival of God, or he may begin to believe himself to be God.”

  • “Study’ was the cry that reverberated in the corridors of my mind. Study to enable yourself to face the arguments advanced by opposition. Study to arm yourself with arguments in favor of your cult. I began to study.”

  • “A rebellion is not a revolution. It may ultimately lead to that end.”

  • “I deny the very existence of that Almighty Supreme Being.”

  • “They may kill me, but they cannot kill my ideas. They can crush my body, but they will not be able to crush my spirit.”

  • “Any man who stands for progress has to criticize, disbelieve and challenge every item of the old faith. Item by item he has to reason out every nook and corner of the prevailing faith. If after considerable reasoning one is led to believe in any theory or philosophy, his faith is welcomed. His reasoning can be mistaken, wrong, misled and sometimes fallacious. But he is liable to correction because reason is the guiding star of his life. But mere faith and blind faith is dangerous: it dulls the brain, and makes a man reactionary.”

  • “The aim of life is no more to control the mind, but to develop it harmoniously; not to achieve salvation here after, but to make the best use of it here below; and not to realize truth, beauty and good only in contemplation, but also in the actual experience of daily life; social progress depends not upon the ennoblement of the few but on the enrichment of democracy; universal brotherhood can be achieved only when there is an equality of opportunity – of opportunity in the social, political and individual life.”

  • “I am a man and all that affects mankind concerns me.”

  • “For us, compromise never means surrender, but a step forward and some rest. That is all and nothing else.”

  • “Revolution is an inalienable right of mankind. Freedom is an imperishable birth right of all. Labor is the real sustainer of society, the sovereignty of the ultimate destiny of the workers.”

  • “In times of great necessity, violence is indispensable.”

  • “Crush your individuality first. Shake off the dreams of personal comfort. Then start to work. Inch by inch you shall have to proceed. It needs courage, perseverance and very strong determination. No difficulties and no hardships shall discourage you. No failure and betrayals shall dishearten you. No travails (!) imposed upon you shall snuff out the revolutionary will in you. Through the ordeal of sufferings and sacrifice you shall come out victorious. And these individual victories shall be the valuable assets of the revolution.”

  • “The dirty alliance between religious preachers and possessors of power brought the boon of prisons, gallows, knouts and above all such theories for the mankind.”

  • “Force when aggressively applied is “violence” and is, therefore, morally unjustifiable, but when it is used in the furtherance of a legitimate cause, it has its moral justification. The elimination of force at all costs is Utopian.”

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