Jawaharlal Nehru, Indian Leader ( November 14, 1889 - May 27, 1964 )

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We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.~Jawaharlal Nehru

Beauty Adventure Eyes

Life is like a game of cards. The hand you are dealt is determinism; the way you play it is free will.~Jawaharlal Nehru

Life Cards Game

Culture is the widening of the mind and of the spirit.~Jawaharlal Nehru

Culture Mind Spirit

The art of a people is a true mirror to their minds.~Jawaharlal Nehru

Art Mirror People

The only alternative to coexistence is codestruction.~Jawaharlal Nehru

Only Alternative

Failure comes only when we forget our ideals and objectives and principles.~Jawaharlal Nehru

Failure Forget Principles

You don't change the course of history by turning the faces of portraits to the wall.~Jawaharlal Nehru

Change History You

Loyal and efficient work in a great cause, even though it may not be immediately recognized, ultimately bears fruit.~Jawaharlal Nehru

Work Great May

Obviously, the highest type of efficiency is that which can utilize existing material to the best advantage.~Jawaharlal Nehru

Best Efficiency Material

It is only too easy to make suggestions and later try to escape the consequences of what we say.~Jawaharlal Nehru

Escape Consequences Easy

The person who talks most of his own virtue is often the least virtuous.~Jawaharlal Nehru

Virtue Most Own

Without peace, all other dreams vanish and are reduced to ashes.~Jawaharlal Nehru

Dreams Peace Without

Citizenship consists in the service of the country.~Jawaharlal Nehru

Service Citizenship

Facts are facts and will not disappear on account of your likes.~Jawaharlal Nehru

Facts Will Likes

Let us be a little humble; let us think that the truth may not perhaps be entirely with us.~Jawaharlal Nehru

Truth May Humble

Peace is not a relationship of nations. It is a condition of mind brought about by a serenity of soul. Peace is not merely the absence of war. It is also a state of mind. Lasting peace can come only to peaceful people.~Jawaharlal Nehru

Relationship War Peace

Action to be effective must be directed to clearly conceived ends.~Jawaharlal Nehru

Action Ends Must

Ignorance is always afraid of change.~Jawaharlal Nehru

Change Ignorance Afraid

What we really are matters more than what other people think of us.~Jawaharlal Nehru

People Think Matters

I have become a queer mixture of the East and the West, out of place everywhere, at home nowhere.~Jawaharlal Nehru

Home Place Nowhere

The policy of being too cautious is the greatest risk of all.~Jawaharlal Nehru

Greatest Risk Policy

There is perhaps nothing so bad and so dangerous in life as fear.~Jawaharlal Nehru

Life Fear Nothing

Time is not measured by the passing of years but by what one does, what one feels, and what one achieves.~Jawaharlal Nehru

Time Passing Years

Every little thing counts in a crisis.~Jawaharlal Nehru

Crisis Counts Little

A theory must be tempered with reality.~Jawaharlal Nehru

Reality Theory Must

It is the habit of every aggressor nation to claim that it is acting on the defensive.~Jawaharlal Nehru

Acting Nation Habit