Today is Sardar Patel Jayanti ~ Remembering the Iron Man of India

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Remembering Sardar Vallabhbhai Jhaverbhai Patel (31 October 1875 – 15 December 1950) ~ The Iron Man of India

Sardar Patel was an Indian barrister and statesman, and one of the founding fathers of the Republic of India. Hailed as the Iron Man of India, he is also remembered as the “Patron Saint” of India’s civil servants for establishing modern all-India services.

Patel was also one of the earliest proponents of property rights and free enterprise in India.

Post Independence, Patel took charge of the task to forge a united India. Using frank diplomacy, Patel’s leadership persuaded almost every princely state which did not have a Muslim majority to accede to India. He is rightly called the maker of United India.

Here are some noble thoughts from Sardar Patel, One of India’s Greatest Leader

It is the prime responsibility of every citizen to feel that his country
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Stephen Covey~You will be remembered in the hearts and minds for long time

Stephen Covey dies, passes away, 7 habits of highly effective people, management guru, leadership, motivational speakerStephen Covey ~  (1932 ~ 2012)

The self help guru, motivational speaker, author of the best seller ‘7 habits of highly effective people’ had an enormous impact on millions of people all over the world. His thoughts, work and books has touched people from all walks and both in the corporate world and personal lives.

He pioneered the following 7 habits to transform life and become highly effective

Habit 1: Be Proactive
Habit 2: Begin with the End in Mind
Habit 3: Put First Things First
Habit 4: Think Win-Win
Habit 5: Seek First to Understand
Habit 6: Synergize
Habit 7: Sharpen the Saw

He is no more with us today.

But all we can say is that a great soul has passed away. He will be remembered in the hearts and minds of the people for a long time to come. May his soul rest in peace…..

Happy Independence Day ~ 4th of July ~ America

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Happy Independence Day , quotes,4th of July , America, USA, Inspirational Pictures, QuotesHappy Independence Day ~ 4th of July ~ America

Freedom has its life in the hearts, the actions, the spirit of men and so it must be daily earned and refreshed – else like a flower cut from its life-giving roots, it will wither and die.  ~Dwight D. Eisenhower

In the truest sense, freedom cannot be bestowed; it must be achieved.  ~Franklin D. Roosevelt

Liberty is the breath of life to nations.  ~George Bernard Shaw

Where liberty dwells, there is my country.  ~Benjamin Franklin

Freedom is never free.  ~Author Unknown

Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigue of supporting it.  ~Thomas Paine


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