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“There are three qualities that every individual must have to achieve success: a Monk’s patience, a Warrior’s courage, a Child’s imagination.”
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“For too long, information, opportunities, and resources have been constraints, they need to be the bridges.”
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“If money could have changed the world, money would have changed the world.”
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“The Big Investments of tomorrow need not be on the Stock Exchange. They need to be in our schools.”
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“There is no such thing in the world as a “self-made man” or a “self-made woman”. We’ve received so much from so many for so long that we can’t even keep count. But, simply because we can’t keep count, doesn’t mean we discount.”
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“With every breath, I breathe in so much of inspiration. I feel if there is one thing as free and as important as oxygen, it's inspiration.”
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“Our national emblem has four lions but unfortunately we have highlighted more lambs and wolfs than real lions of our country.”
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“Sometimes people ask me why am I so excited about what I do. My reply mostly is, "You see one celebrity and get excited. I see several hundred thousand future celebrities, change makers, and world movers, everyday.”
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“I am not concerned about results. The only thing I am concerned about is the process. How you tried to achieve something matters more than what you achieved.”
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“You've to stand up for yourself. If you don't, no one else will.”
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“Even where there are no schools, there are teachers.”
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“Remember, there are people who care for us: there are some who grow food for us, some who cook for us, some who take our trash out, some who keep us safe, some who call us late at night when it’s been a tough day and some who are right by our side the next morning when we are sick, some who smile at us, some who hold the door for us, some who compliment us, who back us, who pray for us. And, they can be friends and family and mentors and relatives and sometimes, in fact, most of the times, even perfect strangers. Let’s be grateful to each one of them, let’s be grateful to all those around us.”
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“When you are trying to do something very innovative and revolutionary, you must also open yourself to a lot of questions.”
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“All I want to be is a wandering entrepreneur touching billions of lives. I am going to be the monk who never bought a Ferrari.”
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“Consistency. Clarity. Courage. I like to stand for consistency, clarity and courage in my thoughts, words, and actions.”
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“That moment when I've lost everything I've ever dreamt of, ever craved for, and put in my everything away for, I would try, despite it all, till my last breath to go down the history of mankind as the man who tried, who sacrificed, who strived and who persevered the hardest in the most honest and toughest way.”
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“Our parents are the coolest parents ever. No other generation went on from writing letters to their own parents to sending snapchats to their own kids.”
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“The "democratization of education" is everyone's fight, everyone's right.”
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“If the UN has not failed in maintaining world peace or bilateral relations between nations, it has definitely not succeeded either.”
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“An "eye" on the vision is more important than an "I" on the vision.”
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“What hurts me is the fact that in India, a good doctor is one whom you have to take an appointment with even before you fall sick. Else, you will die but not get treated. A good school is one that won't admit you even if you are in Lower Kindergarten. A good minister is one won't meet you till are some VIP. I want to change this in my lifetime by democratizing education and opportunities.”
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“There's a reason why I've spent one-third of my life doing this. My dream is to meet and connect 3 billion young people of the world to information and opportunities in my lifetime.”
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“It's a secret deal. On some days, the sun shines bright on you. On some days, you've got to shine brighter than the sun.”
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“We won't let poverty kill educational access & opportunities. We'll kill poverty through education.”
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“If your sole focus is money, you may create a successful startup. But if it's impact, you can probably create history.”
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“I fail to find even one "Netaji" among the several thousand "Netas" of today. India needs our sacrifices once more and my entire life is and will remain dedicated to the service of my country.”
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“If you are born on this planet, we want to make sure you get the kind of education you actually deserve.”
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“I can't go out and plant a million trees, but I can go out and tell [students] to plant 10 each. Sometimes you need to ask yourself what exactly do you want- a grove or a forest?”
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“Be a Person. Not a Resumé.”
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“I know there are days when we want to be liked by others a little more than we want to change the world. But, if we decided to speak up a little more and hesitate a little less, we will begin making ripples of change.”
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