91 Amazing Quotes about India that show what its value in the world

By | 24/05/2020
Quotes About India

Quotes about India is not only the motivational words but also it is the truth.

The culture of India is considered to be the oldest and unique civilization in the world. The tradition and faith here instill confidence in the mind, in fact it is the heaven of traditions.

India is one such country whose science is about 5000 years old.

The events of the future are already described in the Vedas and they are also true.

Great writers have different opinions about education, business, culture, science, nature, land, God, caste, religion, etc. of India.

Therefore, read carefully some important quotes about India written by those great writers.

Famous quotes about India written by scholars

1. India is the second-biggest defense procurer in the world after the U.S.

Baba Kalyani

2. India has to be transformed into a developed nation, a prosperous nation, and a healthy nation, with a value system.     

Abdul Kalam

3. If India is not secular, then India is not India at all.

Atal Bihari Vajpayee

4. India is the cradle of the human race, the birthplace of human speech, the mother of history, the grandmother of legend, and the great grandmother of tradition. Our most valuable & most constructive materials in the history of man are treasured up in India only.

Mark Twan

5. If there is one place on the face of this Earth where all the dreams of living men have found a home from the very earliest days when man began the dream of existence, it is India.

Romain Rolland

6. We owe a lot to the Indians, who taught us how to count without which no worthwhile scientific discovery could have been made.

Albert Einstein

7. Many of the advances in the sciences that we consider today to have been made in Europe were in fact made in India centuries ago.

Grant Duff

8. There has been no more revolutionary contribution than the one which the Hindus made when they invented zero.

Lancelot Hogben

9. There is no book in the world that is so thrilling, stirring and inspiring as the Upanishads (Indian Vedas)

Max Muller

10. There are some parts of the world that, once visited, get into your heart and won’t go. For me, India is such a place.

Keith Bellows
Amazing Quotes on India

11. India conquered and dominated China culturally for 

Unkown

12. 20 centuries without ever having to send a single soldier across her border.

Hu Shih

13. The Indian way of life provides the vision of the natural and real way of life. We veil ourselves with unnatural masks. On the face of India are the tender expressions that carry the mark of the Creator’s hand.

George Bernard Shaw

14. Perhaps in return for arrogance and spoliation, India will teach us the gentleness of a mind, the quiet content of the uninquisitive soul, and a pacifying love for all the living things.

Will Durant

15. After the conversations about Indian Philosophy, some of the ideas of Quantum Physics that had seemed crazy suddenly made much more sense.

W.Heisenberg

16. India is not a country, but a home. 

Khalid Masood

17. India is not, as people keep calling it, an underdeveloped country, but rather, in the context of its history and cultural heritage, a highly developed one in an advanced state of decay.

Shashi Tharoor

18. India shaped my mind, anchored my identity, influenced my beliefs, and made me who I am. … India matters to me and I would like to matter to India.

Shashi Tharoor

19. India is not a nation, nor a country. It is a subcontinent of nationalities.

Muhammad Ali Jinnah

 20. India is a place where color is doubly bright.

Kiran Millwood Hargrave
Best Quotes about India

21. Calcutta’s the only city I know where you are actively encouraged to stop strangers at random for a quick chat.

Tahir Shah

22. Time spent in India has an extraordinary effect on one. It acts as a barrier that makes the rest of the world seem unreal.

Tahir Shah

23. We owe a lot to the Indians, who taught us how to count, without which no worthwhile scientific discovery could have been made.

Albert Einstein

24. India is the cradle of the human race, the birthplace of human speech, the mother of history, the grandmother of legend, and the great grandmother of tradition. Our most valuable and most artistic materials in the history of man are treasured up in India only.

Mark Twain

25. If there is one place on the face of earth where all the dreams of living men have found a home from the very earliest days when man began the dream of existence, it is India.

Romaine Rolland

26. India is a global power and an important partner with whom we are building an intense, broad, and enduring relationship.  

Pierre Pettigrew

27. In India, it is the religion that forms the very core of the national heart. It is the backbone – the bed-rock – the foundation upon which the national edifice has been built.

Abhijit Naskar

28. To other countries, I may go as a tourist, but to India, I come as a pilgrim. 

Martin Luther King, Jr.

29. There are three trips you take to India: the one you think you’re going to have – that you plan for; the one you actually have; and the one you live through once you go back home. 

–Erin Reese

30. India teaches me again and again, that the categories into which I try to divide things don’t hold up.

 Dena Moes

31. India will reveal to you the places in your heart that must be purified. 

Erin Reese

32. But nothing in India is identifiable, the mere asking of a question causes it to disappear and merge into something else. 

E.M. Forster

 33. In India, an explanation is often more confusing than what prompted it. 

Tahir Shah

34. India lived for several centuries at the same time. 

Arundhati Roy

35. The world is the body and India is its life. 

Khalid Masood

36. Vedas are the most rewarding and the most elevating book which can be possible in the world.

Schopenhauer

37. India is developing as one of the largest markets for electronic equipment.     

Rajendra Khare

38. India has the most technically ambitious and innovative nuclear energy program in the world.     

Siegfried Hecker

29. India is not a capitalist nation and should never be a capitalist nation.     

Anil Agarwal

40. India cannot hide behind the fact that it is a developing country anymore. Every Indian now wants to own products that inspire awe and envy.     

Shah Rukh Khan

41. India is a country that shares the values of freedom, democracy, basic human rights, and the rule of law with the United States and Japan.     

Shinzo Abe

42. India has a long tradition of reinterpreting religious myths.     

Amish Tripathi

43. India has an unbroken tradition of nonviolence from times immemorial.     

Mahatma Gandhi

44. India absorbs things, India’s not a divisive place.     

Rahul Gandhi

45. In India, it is believed that all creatures have a purpose.     

Mel Gibson

46. India is a democratic country & anyone can become a PM.     

Narendra Modi

47. India is a musical country, so it would appear obvious to use our collective passion for music to promote a book.     

Amish Tripathi

48. In some peculiar way, indeed, the rules were now beginning to seem quite logical. It was then I knew that I had been in India long enough. 

Tahir Shah

 49. If I were asked under what sky the human mind has most fully developed some of its choicest gifts, has most deeply pondered on the greatest problems of life, and has found solutions, I should point to India.

  Max Muller

50. In India, I found a race of mortals living upon the Earth, but not adhering to it, inhabiting cities, but not being fixed to them, possessing everything, but possessed by nothing.

 Apollonius Tyanaeus

51. In India, you’re taught that there are certain qualities that make you a divine-human being. 

Deepak Chopra

52. The train system in India is chaotic and fun – it’s the best way to see the landscape. Being in with all the families and also being the odd animal is a colorful experience you’ll never forget. 

Natalie Dormer

53. Everything is recycled in India, even dreams. 

Shashi Tharoor

54. In India, even the most mundane inquiries have a habit of ending this way. There may be two answers, there may be five, a dozen or a hundred; the only thing that is certain is that all will be different. 

Eric Newby

55. You can take the Indian out of the family, but you cannot take the family out of the Indian. 

Amit Kalantri

56. India will teach us the tolerance and gentleness of a mature mind, understanding spirit and a unifying, pacifying love for all human beings. 

Will Durant

57. I like the evening in India, the one magic moment when the sun balances on the rim of the world, and the hush descends, and ten thousand civil servants drift homeward on a river of bicycles, brooding on Lord Krishna and the cost of living.

  James Cameron

58. More dreams are realized and extinguished in Bombay than any other place in India. 

Gregory David Roberts

59. If I would be given a chance to rewrite the dictionary, I would flip through the pages so quickly and would replace India with the land where beauty is redefined in itself, kindness has been touched, warmth has been spread and emotions have been felt. 

Magith Noohukhan

60. Don’t we each have the right to not stop seeking until we get as close to the source of wonder as possible? Even if it means coming to India and kissing trees in the moonlight for a while? 

Elizabeth Gilbert

61. The World is my home and India is my living room. I’m independent in my living room to explore, hoping someday I will also be able to explore my own home. 

Bikram Mahata

62. I was becoming addicted to Bombay. There were squalor and poverty, but I had begun to realize my good fortune and would never again forget it.

Tahir Shah

63. India, a land where the last thing one needs to bother with is looking good. In India, at least in the circles, I moved in – it’s natural to look beautiful by the smile in your heart and the way you move through the world.

 Erin Reese

64. Waking up in India is like waking up to life itself. 

Reymond Page

65. In India, everything has a use and a value. 

Tahir Shah

66. It is true that even across the Himalayan barrier India has sent to the west, such gifts as grammar and logic, philosophy and fables, hypnotism and chess, and above all numerals and the decimal system.

Will Durant

67. If I were asked under what sky the human mind has most fully developed some of its choicest gifts, has most deeply pondered on the greatest problems of life, and has found solutions, I should point to India.

Max Muller

68. The Sanskrit language, whatever be its antiquity, is of wonderful structure, more perfect than the Greek, more copious than the Latin and more exquisitely refined than either.

Sir William Jones

69. The surgery of the ancient Indian physicians was bold and skillful. A special branch of surgery was dedicated to rhinoplasty or operations for improving deformed ears, noses, and forming new ones, which European surgeons have now borrowed.

Sir W. Hunter

70. In the great books of India, an empire spoke to us, nothing small or unworthy, but large, serene, consistent, the voice of an old intelligence, which in another age and climate had pondered and thus disposed of the questions that exercise us.

R.W Emerson

71. In religion, India is the only millionaire……the one land that all men desire to see, and having seen once, by even a glimpse, would not give that glimpse for all the shows of all the rest of the globe combined.

Mark Twain

72. India occupies an amazing position in the global education map. Our MBA students take global study trips and India is very popular. There is also enormous faculty interest in India.

Mr. Saurabh Mukherjea

73. An examination of Indian Vedic doctrines shows that it is in tune with the most advanced scientific and philosophical thought of the West.

Sir John Woodroffe

74. The land of Vedas (India), the remarkable works contain not only religious ideas for a perfect life but also facts which science has proved true. Electricity, radium, electronics, airship, all were known to the seers who founded the Vedas.

Wheeler Wilcox

75. India has two million gods and worships them all. In religion all other countries are paupers; India is the only millionaire.

Mark Twain

76. But nothing in India is identifiable, the mere asking of a question causes it to disappear or to merge in something else. 

E. M. Forster

77. India has always had a strange way with her conquerors. In defeat, she beckons them in, then slowly seduces, assimilates, and transforms them.

William Dalrymple

78. In India we celebrate the commonality of major differences; we are a land of belonging rather than of blood.

Shashi Tharoor

79. I do not want our loyalty as Indians should be in the slightest way affected by any competitive loyalty whether that loyalty arises out of our religion, out of our culture, or out of our language.

Unkown

80. I want all people to be Indians first, Indian last and nothing else but Indians.

Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar

81. Among the many misdeeds of British rule in India, history will look upon the Act which deprived a whole nation of arms as the blackest.

Mahatma Gandhi

82 …the designation of wife in India, of the Hindu wife, is higher and grander than that of Empress. She is called Devi.

Virchand Raghavji Gandhi

83. If the radiance of a thousand suns were to burst at once into the sky, that would be like the splendor of the Mighty One… I am becoming Death, the Shatterer of Worlds.

The Bhagavad Gita

84. India has many customs and rituals that may seem bizarre to anyone not used to its distinctive culture. It is a strange combination of being a young nation as well as an ancient country.

Hanadi Falki

85. India is a curious place that still preserves the past, religions, and history. No matter how modern India becomes, it is still very much an old country.    

Anita Desai

86. India is a country in which every great religion finds a home.    

Annie Besant

87. India is a geographical term. It is no more a united nation than the Equator.    

Winston Churchill

88. India is a land of plenty inhibited by poverty; India has an enthralling, uplifting civilization that sparkles not only in our magnificent art but also in the enormous creativity and humanity of our daily life in city and village.     

Pranab Mukherjee

89. India may be a land of over 100 problems, but it is also a place for a billion solutions.    

Kailash Satyarthi

90. India is a regional power. It does not need anything to establish it.   

Gary Ackerman

91. I am an Indian and we celebrate all festivals in every region of every religion. That is why it is called Incredible India.

Vinayak Muraleedharan

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