Ambedkar Jayanti: Top five quotes by Babasaheb Ambedkar

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Bhimrao Rao Ambedkar fondly known as Babasaheb was born on this day in 1891. BR Ambedkar framed India’s constitution and was independent India’s first law minister. This day is celebrated as Ambedkar Jayanti across India. Here on the 123rd birth anniversary we bring to you top five Ambedkar quotes:

1. “Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.”
2. “For a successful revolution it is not enough that there is discontent. What is required is a profound and thorough conviction of the justice, necessity and importance of political and social rights.”
3. “A great man is different from an eminent one in that he is ready to be the servant of the society.”
4. “Men are mortal. So are ideas. An idea needs propagation as much as a plant needs watering. Otherwise both will wither and die.”
5. “History shows that where ethics and economics come in conflict, victory is always with economics. Vested interests have never been known to have willingly divested themselves unless there was sufficient force to compel them.”