On life and man
'Men are mortal. So are ideas. An idea needs propagation as much as a plant needs watering. Otherwise both will wither and die'
On equality and social justice
'So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you'.
'Constitution is not a mere lawyers’ document, it is a vehicle of Life, and its spirit is always the spirit of Age.'
On Women Empowerment
'I measure the progress of a community by the degree of progress which women have achieved.'
On Self Reliance
'If you believe in living a respectable life, you believe in self-help which is the best help'.
'I am proud of my country, India, for having a constitution that enshrines principles of democracy, socialism, and secularism'
On Living Life
'Life should be great, rather than long.'
On Self Growth
'Cultivation of mind should be the ultimate aim of human existence.'
For a successful revolution it is not enough that there is discontent. What is required is a profound and thorough conviction of the justice, necessity and importance of political and social rights.