10 Most Profound Quotes That Reveal the Wordsmith in ‘Bharat Ratna’ Atal Bihari Vajpayee
Once he said: “One day you can become an ex-prime minister… but you will never become an ex-poet!”
And he was right..! One of the most revered politicians and the 10th Prime Minister of India and a legendary orator, ‘Bharat Ratna’ Atal Bihari Vajpayee was a great poet of all times. He gave us motivation, wisdom, and courage for years through his inspiring words.
We have a collection of his 10 profound lines from his poems…
1: Let’s light and shine again:
“It’s dark in the middle of the day…The sun is defeated by its shadow…Squeeze the oil from your soul…and light the wick…Come let’s light a lamp again…!”2: Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s request to God:
“My Lord!…Never let me climb so high…That I am unable to embrace another stranger…Deliver me ever from such arrogance…”
“In a deal not so profitable…All I received were a couple of days…Should I count each moment…Or just spend it every way…?Which path should I follow…?”
“Why should not I live every moment to the fullest…?Why shouldn’t I admire the beauty in every fragment…?
“The cycle of being and not being…Will continue till eternity…So will our illusion…That we are, we will be…”
“Everything is at stake…, there’s no option to stop now…We can break at this point.., but we cannot bend now…“
His take on the broken dreams:
“What is the age of death…? Not even a couple of moments…Life is a progression… it’s not a matter of a day or two!..”9:
“Let the adversities strike…Let there be catastrophes dire…Let there be embers under our soles…,Let it shower flare…With that fire in our hands..,Smiling, we have to burn..We have to move forward, together..”10:
“I am able to see myself…From the eyes of others…I am neither silent nor am I singing…“