Atal Bihari Vajpayee was an Indian politician and diplomat who served three terms as the prime minister of India, first for a term of 13 days in 1996, then for a period of 13 months from 1998 to 1999, followed by a full term from 1999 to 2004.
In this article we will outline some of the most powerful quotes by former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee.
I try to indulge my muse whenever I am able to get away from it all.
I believe that democracy is the best guarantor for peace and cooperation among nations.
For me, power was never an attraction.
People want government to deliver – here and now.
The prime minister’s office is not something that one enjoys.
India has a legitimate right to becoming a permanent member of the U.N. Security Council.
This power of democracy is a matter of pride for our country, something which we must always cherish, preserve and further strengthen.
We have given up office, but not our responsibility to serve the nation. We have lost an election, but not our determination.
India has never played politics with national security.
The regional parties have emerged as a strong force, and they, too, deserve a place in national politics.