“The essence of science is independent thinking, hard work, and not equipment.”

― C.V. Raman

“I think what is needed in India today is the destruction of that defeatist spirit.”

― C.V. Raman

“It will soon be 25 years from the date of publication of my first research work.”

― C.V. Raman

“It is inspiring to think of the long succession of scholars, both Indian and European.”

― C.V. Raman

“Success can only come to you by courageous devotion to the task lying in front of you.”

― C.V. Raman

“We must teach science in the mother tongue. Otherwise, science will become a highbrow activity.”

― C.V. Raman

“I would like to tell the young men and women before me not to lose hope and courage.”

― C.V. Raman

“When I got my Nobel Prize, I had spent hardly 200 rupees on my equipment.”

― C.V. Raman

“It is not often that idealism of student days finds adequate opportunity for expression in the later life of manhood.”

― C.V. Raman

“I would like to tell the young men and women before me not to lose hope and courage.” 

― C.V. Raman

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