"I am not as simple as I look."
"I had always been feeling uncomfortable in my mind about giving advice to others and not acting upon it myself."
"There comes a time in the life of every nation when it stands at the crossroads of history and must choose which way to go."
"India will have to hang down her head in shame if even one person is left who is said in any way to be untouchable."
"We must fight for peace bravely as we fought in war."
"No doubt we have to have bigger projects, bigger industries, basic industries, but it is a matter of the highest importance that we look to the common man, the weakest element in the society."
"We believe in peace in the settlement of all disputes through peaceful means, in the abolition of war, and, more particularly, nuclear war."
"We believe in freedom, freedom for the people of each country to follow their destiny without external interference."
"We believe in the dignity of man as an individual, whatever his race, colour or creed, and his right to better, fuller, and richer life."
"It is most regrettable that nuclear energy is being harnessed for making nuclear weapons."
"We are a very big and vast Government, and naturally, every ministry is becoming bigger and bigger. It becomes, therefore, essential that there should be proper coordination."
"There has no doubt to be fundamental research in science, but applied research is equally important for new improvements and changes in our techniques."
"We cannot afford to spend millions and millions over nuclear arms when there is poverty and unemployment all around us."
"We can win respect in the world only if we are strong internally and can banish poverty and unemployment from our country."
"We would consider it our moral duty to lend all support to the ending of colonialism and imperialism so that people everywhere are free to mould their own destiny."
"Non-alignment will continue to be the fundamental basis of our approach to world problems and our relations with other countries."
"Our country has often stood like a solid rock in the face of common danger, and there is a deep underlying unity which runs like a golden thread through all our seeming diversity."