Jawaharlal Nehru Quotes

No country or people who are slaves to dogma and the dogmatic mentality can progress, and unhappily our country and people have become extraordinarily dogmatic and little-minded.

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

You don’t change the course of history by turning the faces of portraits to the wall.

Culture is the widening of the mind and of the spirit.

Democracy is good. I say this because other systems are worse.

Our chief defect is that we are more given to talking about things than to doing them.

Those who are prepared to die for any cause are seldom defeated.

Crises and deadlocks when they occur have at least this advantage, that they force us to think.

Every little thing counts in a crisis.

The applications of science are inevitable and unavoidable for all countries and peoples today. But something more than its application is necessary. It is the scientific approach, the adventurous and yet critical temper of science, the search for the truth and new knowledge, the refusal to accept anything without testing and trial, the capacity to […]