Inspirational Quotes : Bal Gangadhar Tilak

Inspirational Quotes : Bal Gangadhar Tilak

Inspirational Quotes : Bal Gangadhar Tilak

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Hello ! My dear readers, viewers, students, friends all over the world ! Bal gangadhar Tilak was an eminent leader of India during the British rule. He was also a social activist. He was popularly called ‘Lokmaanya’, meaning ‘respected by all the people’. He fought against the British rule in India for the independence of the country. Read some of his thoughts or quotes and enjoy, think.


  • Religion and practical life are not different. To take Sanyasa (renunciation) is not to abandon life. The real spirit is to make the country your family work together instead of working only for your own. The step beyond is to serve humanity and the next step is to serve God.


  • If God is put up with untouchability, I will not call him God.


  • The geologist takes up the history of the earth at the point where the archaeologist leaves it, and carries it further back into remote antiquity.


  • If we trace the history of any nation backwards into the past, we come at last to a period of myths and traditions which eventually fade away into impenetrable darkness.


  • ‘Swaraj’(means ‘self’governance’) is my birthright, and I shall have it (His this saying became very hot and popular, at the time Independence movement of India).


So, Dear readers, viewers, friends, students ! How have you enjoyed the quotes by Bal Gangadhar Tilak, collected by me ?  Do comment to me. Share among your friends through Facebook & other social media.


A translation of the above quotes by Bal Gangadhar Tilak in Hindi ( the national language of India), for the convenience of the readers of the Indian subcontinent & Hindi-knowing Indian diaspora around the world, is also available by clicking here.


Thanks a lot for reading patiently !

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