It is science alone that can solve the problems of hunger and poverty, of insanitation and illiteracy, of superstition and deadening of custom and tradition, of vast resources running to waste, or a rich country inhabited by starving poor... Who indeed could afford to ignore science today At every turn we have to seek its aid... The future belongs to science and those who make friends with science.
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The forces in a capitalist society, if left unchecked, tend to make the rich richer and the poor poorer.
India cannot sit on the fence anymore. It may have to make a choice. Either way it is going face problems,
A leader or a man of action in a crisis almost always acts subconsciously and then thinks of the reasons for his action.
Democracy and socialism are means to an end, not the end itself.
Life is like a game of cards. The hand you are dealt is determinism; the way you play it is free will.
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I think I write about things that are mysterious to me.
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