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
“Better to write for yourself and have no public, than to write for the public and have no self.”
The New Statesman (1933-02-25)
“All religion, my friend, is simply evolved out of fraud, fear, greed, imagination, and poetry.”
―Edgar Allan Poe
Attributed. Variant: "all religion is simply evolved out of chicanery, fear, greed, imagination and poetry". Quoted in: "Edgar Allan Poe" by John Alexander Joyce, F.T. Neely Company, 1901
“Every Indian outbreak that I have ever known has resulted from broken promises and broken treaties by the government.”
Buffalo Bill Museum (1995 edition)
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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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