Now, I think we should keep that in front of us as our ideal and you will find that in course of time Hindus would cease to be Hindus and Muslims would cease to be Muslims, not in the religious sense, because that is the personal faith of each individual, but in the political sense as citizens of the State.~Karachi, August 11, 1947
Few individuals significantly alter the course of history. Fewer still modify the map of the world. Hardly anyone can be credited with creating a nation-state. Mohammad Ali Jinnah did all three.
~ Stanley Wolpert, Jinnah of Pakistan
“Few individuals significantly alter the course of history. Fewer still modify the map of the world. Hardly anyone can be credited with creating a nation-state. Mohammad Ali Jinnah did all three.” ? Stanley Wolpert, Jinnah of Pakistan
Hum laye hain toofan se kashti nikal ke, is mulk ko rakhna mere bachon sambhal ke.
As I browsed through the children’s section of Liberty books with my elder brother, I happily chippered away;
So what if Artemis Fowl is a children’s book, I didn’t read it when I was a child, so I’ll read it now.
So go, get your hands on it, before you grown any older! I know I plan to fill my book shelf with the entire series. Yes, there is a series!
My favorite lines from the book;
You have to be the best you can be, Short, and that has to be better than anybody else.
Science was taking the magic out of everything.
Desperate times required judicious risk-taking.
And if history had taught him any lessons it was that humans couldn’t get along with anyone, even themselves.