32 Top B. R. Ambedkar Quotes That Prove What A Genius He Was
Dr. Ambedkar Nagar, Madhya Pradesh, India
Founder / Co Founder:
Buddhist Society of India, Independent Labour Party, Scheduled Castes Federation, Samata Sainik Dal
Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar also known as Baba Saheb was an Indian politician, jurist, social re-former and economist, who rose to prominence in the 20th century and is particularly famous for having championed the cause of dalits or the ‘untouchables’ in India. Ambedkar was born in a Dalit family and his experiences of segregation as a school student had a profound effect on his life. He studied at the well-known Elphinstone High School in Mumbai and became the only untouchable who was enrolled there. Ambedkar then went to study Economics at Columbia University on a scholarship and finally got his doctorate from London School of Economics in 1923. He became a professor and was regarded as a gifted political thinker, lawyer and economist. However, he is most famous for his activities as a social reformer who fought against the Hindu caste system and the discrimination against untouchables. Additionally, he was an extremely important member of the Indian freedom struggle and published plenty of journals on the negotiations related to the process. Last but not the least, Ambedkar was also instrumental in framing India’s constitution after it gained independence. We all know that Ambedkar was a great motivator, speaker, political thinker and social activist and spoke and wrote about varied sugjects. We have excerpted his thought-provoking and relevant quotes from his speeches, and writings. Though B.R Ambedkar’s journey was not easy, he accomplished it with sincere dedication, determination and hard work; his quotes motivate us to do the same.