Talk:Indira Gandhi

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  • I suppose leadership at one time meant muscles; but today it means getting along with people.
  • Martyrdom does not end something, it is only a beginning.
  • My grandfather once told me that there were two kinds of people: those who do the work and those who take the credit. He told me to try to be in the first group; there was much less competition.
  • There exists no politician in India daring enough to attempt to explain to the masses that cows can be eaten.
  • Think twice before pointing a finger to any one as other three fingers are always pointing towards you.
  • To bear many children is considered not only a religious blessing but also an investment. The greater their number, some Indians reason, the more alms they can beg.
  • All my games were political games; I was, like Joan of Arc, perpetually being burned at the stake.
  • People tend to forget their duties but remember their rights.
  • One must beware of ministers who can do nothing without money, and those who want to do everything with money.