October 15, 2018 13:44 IST

Remembering the Indian "Missile Man" Dr.A.P.J.Abdul Kalam on his birth anniversary

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Birth Anniversary: Dr.A.P.J.Abdul Kalam Recognized as the "Missile Man" of India, Dr. Abdul Kalam went on to be the head engineer of Pokhran II nuclear tests and the Agni and the Prithvi missiles. He was the 11th President of India from 2002 -2007. Credit: Getty Images
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Birth Anniversary: Dr.A.P.J.Abdul Kalam One best book is equal to a hundred good friends, but one good friend is equal to a library. Credit: Getty Images
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Birth Anniversary: Dr.A.P.J.Abdul Kalam It is very easy to defeat someone, but it is very hard to win someone. Credit: Getty Images
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Birth Anniversary: Dr.A.P.J.Abdul Kalam Love your job but don’t love your company, because you may not know when your company stops loving you. Credit: Getty Images
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Birth Anniversary: Dr.A.P.J.Abdul Kalam Confidence and hard-work is the best medicine to kill the disease called failure. it will make you a successful person. Credit: Getty Images
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Birth Anniversary: Dr.A.P.J.Abdul Kalam LIFE and TIME are the world’s best teachers. LIFE teaches us to make good use of TIME and TIME teaches us the value of LIFE. Credit: Getty Images
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Birth Anniversary: Dr.A.P.J.Abdul Kalam Man needs difficulties because to enjoy the success that they need to. Credit: Getty Images
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Birth Anniversary: Dr.A.P.J.Abdul Kalam 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. Credit: Getty Images
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Birth Anniversary: Dr.A.P.J.Abdul Kalam Life is a difficult game. You can win it only by retaining your birthright to be a person. Credit: Getty Images
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Birth Anniversary: Dr.A.P.J.Abdul Kalam Success is when your signature turns into your autograph. Credit: Getty Images
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Birth Anniversary: Dr.A.P.J.Abdul Kalam Educationists should build the capacities of the spirit of inquiry, creativity, entrepreneurial and moral leadership among students and become their role model. Credit: Getty Images
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Birth Anniversary: Dr.A.P.J.Abdul Kalam You cannot change your future, but you can change your habits, and surely your habits will change your future. Credit: Getty Images
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Birth Anniversary: Dr.A.P.J.Abdul Kalam Thinking should become your CAPITAL ASSET, no matter whatever ups and downs you come across in your life. Credit: Getty Images
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Birth Anniversary: Dr.A.P.J.Abdul Kalam You have to dream before the dream comes true. Credit: Getty Images
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Birth Anniversary: Dr.A.P.J.Abdul Kalam We have no ability to be equal to all have opportunities equal to their ability lane. Credit: Getty Images
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Birth Anniversary: Dr.A.P.J.Abdul Kalam I am not a handsome guy, but I can give my hand-to-some one who needs help. Beauty is in the heart not in the face. Credit: Getty Images