Chittaranjan Das Quotes (1 quote)
“We stand then for freedom, because we claim the right to develop our own individuality and evolve our own destiny along our own lines, unembarrassed by what Western civilisation has to teach us and unhampered by the institutions which the West has imposed.”
Undelivered presidential address for the session of Indian Congress held at Ahmedabad in December 1921. Source: Collected Works of Deshbandhu. - Political
A New Slant on Life (1998)
“I am, somehow, less interested in the weight and convolutions of Einstein's brain than in the near certainty that people of equal talent have lived and died in cotton fields and sweatshops.”
―Stephen Jay Gould
As quoted in New Scientist, March 8, 1979, p. 777
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsChittaranjan Das
Born: November 5, 1870
Bio: Chittaranjan Das was an Indian politician and leader of the Swaraj Party in Bengal under British rule.
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