Words matter. These are the best Sushma Swaraj Quotes, and they’re great for sharing with your friends.
You know that we are against major foreign equity participation in the field of culture and information. This is not only our view in the BJP.
Electorates need a simple MLA, even if the person is a big leader.
I view everything in the context of Lord Krishna’s will, and for me, it is fine if things go in my favour or against.
I can go to foreign countries, but following the advice of the doctors to stay away from dust, I am unable to visit Vidisha, as mostly it comprises of rural areas only.
Reform cannot be cosmetic.
We do not want talk on terror; we want action on it. Terror and talks cannot go together.
If we have to save the world from the adverse effects of climate change, then developed nations must lift the deprived with financial and technical resources.
The question the electorate asks is: ‘What can you do for us? Are you just using us to defeat somebody because you have a personal grievance?’
A leader is not born out of the blue. You have to know the pulse of the people from Kashmir to Kanyakumari and from Gujarat to Guwahati. You have to relate yourself with them, and only then does one become a leader.
Ensuring that the benefits of globalisation are shared widely remains a challenge.
The brutality against the Baloch people represents the worst form of State oppression.
We believe that when all nations adhere to international rules and norms and when we conduct on the basis of sovereign equality and mutual respect, our nations feel secure, and our economies prosper.
These nations, in which U.N. designated terrorists roam freely, lead processions, and deliver their poisonous sermons of hate with impunity, are as culpable as the very terrorists they harbour. Such countries should have no place in the comity of nations.
To enhance ease of doing business, the government has taken multiple steps to simplify procedures, rationalise rules, and increased use of technology.
Formation of alignments for governments are done by our central parliamentary board and not locally.
Our government has made infrastructure upgrade and the creation of smart cities major national priorities.
As a mature and responsible nation, one of India’s foreign policy interests is to evolve a regional architecture based on the twin principles of shared security and shared prosperity.
Knowledge in Sanskrit will go a long way in finding solutions to the contemporary problems like global warming, unsustainable consumption, civilisational clash, poverty, terrorism, etc.
We see West Asia as part of our extended neighbourhood.
I am a personal advocate of strong ties between India and Israel, so I am very happy to see that our relations are progressing so well in all fields of our engagement.
Maroon is my favourite colour.
We must preserve our cultural identity.
India’s engagement with the ASEAN region lies in the clarity of the principles that we share.
Those suffering from spondylitis and arthiritis are not advised to perform certain asanas.
I cannot tell a lie, and I’m very straightforward. Sometimes this hurts people. I’ve wondered if I should change, but I feel more comfortable about myself this way.
Our efforts are to be directed towards narrowing the gap between the study of shastras and science.
We have to pick up people’s issues within and outside Parliament and give a voice to their pain and problems and come across as a party which understands this.
People can overlook any shortcoming, but they will not tolerate arrogance.
The asanas that happen in yoga… namaz also has those kriyas.
We attach high priority to India’s relations with Israel.
This is the era of television and media. If you do not raise issues, then people say that the MLA does not speak in the House. You have to play an effective role in the assembly. Raise issues related to your area.
If the U.N. is ineffective, the whole concept of multilateralism will collapse.
People often ask us what we get by our frequent travel to countries. I want to tell them we do not travel to have fun; we travel to build our relationship with other countries, and it is because of our ties with these countries that we were able to rescue 7,000 people from Yemen.
Peace is a pre-requisite for development.
India continues to be guided by the principles of being non-interfering, non-prescriptive, and non-judgemental. In other words, India remains ready to provide any support but strongly believes that it is for the Arab countries to decide their destiny without any external interference or diktats from outside.
My husband is an opposition MP. Our political alliance may have fallen through, but our matrimonial alliance is intact.
India and Pakistan became free within hours of each other. Why is it that today India is a recognised IT superpower in the world, and Pakistan is recognised only as the pre-eminent export factory for terror?
The U.N. is biggest platform for all nations. But slowly, its significance, effect, dignity, and use is being reduced. We should worry that we don’t meet the same fate as League of Nations. Their descent was caused as they were not ready for reform. We shouldn’t repeat that mistake.
In our midst, there are nations that still speak the language of terrorism, that nurture it, peddle it, and export it. To shelter terrorists has become their calling card. We must identify these nations and hold them to account.
Development of seamless physical connectivity is key for achieving regional growth, employment, and prosperity.
Who can be a greater transgressor of human rights than a terrorist?
Surya namaskar, in itself, is a combination of 12 asanas.
The OIC has a huge responsibility and a great opportunity to lift humanity to a higher level of peace and prosperity and to make this planet a better place, not just for your people but for rest of the world.
When two friends sit together, what do they want? They want to talk their hearts out to each other, share what they feel.
The Ganga remains sacred from Gomukh, its source, to Ganga sagar, where it enters the ocean. It sanctifies the tributaries, which attain the very nature of Ganga. Similar is Sanskrit; sacred by itself, it sanctifies all that come into its contact.
BRICS meetings are keenly watched world over, and our decisions have profound impact globally.
It is necessary that we eliminate the scourge of terrorism in all its forms, without any discrimination, and end the ecosystem of its support.
The world is moving ahead to become more integrated and connected, where movement of goods and people is becoming easier with each passing day.
India believes that the world is a family, and the best means of resolution is shared discourse. A family is shaped by love and is not transactional; a family is nurtured by consideration, not greed; a family believes in harmony not jealousy.
The unhappiest memories are of losing my mother when I was 14. Alter six months, my father remarried. The thought that somebody was taking the place of my mother was unacceptable. It is sad because, after that, my father also changed.
India is committed to working with SCO to strengthen our economic and investment ties.
None from my family was in politics. I am a first-generation politician.
Protectionism in all its forms should be rejected, and efforts should be made to discipline measures that constitute barriers to trade.
Wherever Modi has addressed the local Indian communities during his visits to foreign countries, the Indians there are extremely happy. After the prime minister’s visits, the Indians in those countries are feeling a great sense of pride, and the respect for them has increased.
I was a minister in the Vajpayee government. Atalji wanted to do so many things. But, since he was heading a coalition government, he could not do all those things.
The cable law. Prasar Bharati. The Broadcasting Bill. These are all overlapping things.
These are important markers in our engagement with South East Asia, in enhancing our strategic ties with ASEAN across 3 Cs. These 3 Cs are commerce, connectivity, and culture.
The fight against terrorism is not a confrontation against any religion.
National security, both internal and external, is a challenge.
The BJP is certainly for empowerment of women.