A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, who served as the 11th President of India, was a remarkable man who left his indelible marks on several fields ranging from science to politics. A scientist by profession, he held a degree in aerospace engineering from the Madras Institute of Technology. Renowned as ‘The Missile Man Of India’, his writings, books, lectures, thoughts, views and life have been a guiding light to generations and will remain so. A highly knowledgeable man with vast experiences in a varied number of fields, he was also a skilled writer. He authored several books, and loved children. He had many dreams, dreams that transformed into thoughts and thoughts that resulted in action, dreams for entire nation and dreams that should not let us sleep. On this page, we bring to you wisdom distilled in the form of short but profound quotes by one of the the most beloved men in the history of India that are sure to inspire, motivate, and encourage you to take the actions necessary for leading a beaming and purposeful life.