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Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam was an Indian scientist and politician who served as the 11th President of India from 2002 to 2007. Kalam was born and raised in Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu and studied physics and aerospace engineering.Kalam served as the 11th President of India, succeeding K R Narayanan. He won the 2002 presidential election with an electoral vote of 922,884, surpassing the 107,366 votes won by Lakshmi Sahgal. He served from 25 July 2002 to 25 July 2007.

While delivering a lecture on Livable Planet earth at IIM Shillong on 27 July 2015, Kalam suffered a massive heart attack at around 6:30 p.m IST. He was rushed to the Bethany Hospital in a critical condition; despite efforts to revive him, he died of cardiac arrest at 7:45 p.m IST

Quotes by A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

If a country is to be corruption free and become a nation of beautiful minds, I strongly feel there are three key societal members who can make a difference. They are the father, the mother and the teacher.

English is necessary as at present original works of science are in English. I believe that in two decades times original works of science will start coming out in our languages. Then we can move over like the Japanese.
 
You have to dream before your dreams can come true.
 
Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.
 
To succeed in your mission, you must have single-minded devotion to your goal.
 
Man needs his difficulties because they are necessary to enjoy success.
 
We should not give up and we should not allow the problem to defeat us.
Look at the sky. We are not alone. The whole universe is friendly to us and conspires only to give the best to those who dream and work.If a country is to be corruption free and become a nation of beautiful minds, I strongly feel there are three key societal members who can make a difference. They are the father, the mother and the teacher.God, our Creator, has stored within our minds and personalities, great potential strength and ability. Prayer helps us tap and develop these powers.

To succeed in your mission, you must have single-minded devotion to your goal.

My message, especially to young people is to have courage to think differently, courage to invent, to travel the unexplored path, courage to discover the impossible and to conquer the problems and succeed. These are great qualities that they must work towards. This is my message to the young people.

When we tackle obstacles, we find hidden reserves of courage and resilience we did not know we had. And it is only when we are faced with failure do we realise that these resources were always there within us. We only need to find them and move on with our lives.

Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.

Let me define a leader. He must have vision and passion and not be afraid of any problem. Instead, he should know how to defeat it. Most importantly, he must work with integrity.

Creativity is the key to success in the future, and primary education is where teachers can bring creativity in children at that level.

Excellence is a continuous process and not an accident.

Climbing to the top demands strength, whether it is to the top of Mount Everest or to the top of your career.

You see, God helps only people who work hard. That principle is very clear.

Let us sacrifice our today so that our children can have a better tomorrow.

The world has today 546 nuclear plants generating electricity. Their experience is being continuously researched, and feedback should be provided to all. Nuclear scientists have to interact with the people of the nation, and academic institutions continuously update nuclear power generation technology and safety.

Almost half of the population of the world lives in rural regions and mostly in a state of poverty. Such inequalities in human development have been one of the primary reasons for unrest and, in some parts of the world, even violence.

We should not give up and we should not allow the problem to defeat us.

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