40+ Allama Iqbal Quotes – Spiritual Father of Pakistan

Allama Iqbal Quotes: Sir Allama Muhammad Iqbal, known as Poet of the East Allama Iqbal, was a philosopher, poet, barrister and theorist in British India. He was also called the “Spiritual Father of Pakistan” for his contribution to the nation. Allama iqbal spearheaded Pakistan Movement founding principles. Allama’s writing work includes Asrar-e-Khudi, Rumuz-e-Bekhudi, Payam-e-Mashriq, Zabur-e-Ajam and Javed Nama. He is also the author of popular Indian hymn ‘Saare Jahan se Achha’.

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Allama Iqbal Quotes
Allama Iqbal Quotes

Allama Iqbal Quotes

  1. People who have no hold over their process of thinking are likely to be ruined by liberty of thought. If thought is immature, liberty of thought becomes a method of converting men into animals.
  2. Islam is itself destiny and will not suffer destiny.
  3. The ultimate aim of the ego is not to see something, but to be something.
  4. The alchemist of the West has turned stone into glass But my alchemy has transmuted glass into flint Pharaohs of today have stalked me in vain
  5. When truth has no burning, then it is philosophy, when it gets burning from the heart, it becomes poetry.
  6. Words, without power, is mere philosophy.
  7. Rise above sectional interests and private ambitions… Pass from matter to spirit. Matter is diversity; spirit is light, life and unity.
  8. I lead no party; I follow no leader. I have given the best part of my life to careful study of Islam, its law and polity, its culture, its history and its literature.
  9. A wrong concept misleads the understanding; a wrong deed degrades the whole man, and may eventually demolish the structure of the human ego.
  10. Destiny is the prison and chain of the ignorant. Understand that destiny like the water of the Nile: Water before the faithful, blood before the unbeliever.
  11. Vision without power does bring moral elevation but cannot give a lasting culture.
  12. Nations are born in the hearts of poets, they prosper and die in the hands of politicians.
  13. Be not entangled in this world of days and nights; Thou hast another time and space as well.
  14. It is true that we are made of dust. And the world is also made of dust. But the dust has motes rising.
  15. Plants and minerals are bound to predestination. The faithful is only bound to the Divine orders.
  16. Man is primarily governed by passion and instinct.
  17. The wing of the Falcon brings to the king, the wing if the crow brings him to the cemetery.
  18. Though the terror of the sea gives to none security, in the secret of the shell. Self preserving we may dwell.
  19. I am a hidden meaning made to defy. The grasp of words, and walk away With free will and destiny. As living, revolutionary clay.
  20. The thought of a limit to perceptual space and time staggers the mind.
  21. If faith is lost, there is no security and there is no life for him who does not adhere to religion.
  22. From love’s plectrum arises the song of the string of life Love is the light of life love is the fire of life
  23. God is not a dead equation!
  24. The Ego is partly free. partly determined, and reaches fuller freedom by approaching the Individual who is most free: God.
  25. Thou art not for the earth, nor for the Heaven the world is for thee, thou art not for the world.
  26. I have seen the movement of the sinews of the sky, And the blood coursing in the veins of the moon.
  27. Ends and purposes, whether they exist as conscious or subconscious tendencies, form the wrap and woof of our conscious experience.
  28. The soul is neither inside nor outside the body; neither proximate to nor separate from it.
  29. My ancestors were Brahmins. They spent their lives in search of god. I am spending my life in search of man.
  30. Why should I ask the wise men: Whence is my beginning? I am busy with the thought: Where will be my end?
  31. But inner experience is only one source of human knowledge.
  32. It is the nature of the self to manifest itself, In every atom slumbers the might of the self.
  33. The scientific observer of Nature is a kind of mystic seeker in the act of prayer.
  34. I have never considered myself a poet. I have no interest in poetic artistry.
  35. Unbeliever is he who follows predestination even if he be Muslim, Faithful is he, if he himself is the Divine Destiny.
  36. But only a brief moment is granted to the brave one breath or two, whose wage is The long nights of the grave
  37. I have seen the movement of the sinews of the sky, And the blood coursing in the veins of the moon.
  38. If the object of poetry is, to make men, then poetry is the heir of prophecy.
  39. Physiologically less violent and psychologically more suitable to a concrete type of mind.
  40. Conduct, which involves a decision of the ultimate fate of the agent cannot be based on illusions.
  41. Divine life is in touch with the whole universe on the analogy of the soul’s contact with the body.
  42. The standpoint of the man who relies on religious experience for capturing Reality must always remain individual and incommunicable.

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