With an endless war of words going on with people trying to define patriotism, freedom of speech and fundamental duties here’s something to make you feel proud. These are the sons of this country, who didn’t talk but acted, not to prove anything to anyone, but to satisfy their pride and their love for this nation. Here are 7 Quotes From Indian Defence Forces:
If Death Strikes Before I Prove Prove My Blood, I Swear I Will Kill Death.
– Capt Manoj Kumar Pandey
PVC Capt. Manoj Kumar Pandey led his soldiers to capture the Jubar Top, which was of great strategic importance during the Kargil War, 1999. He succumbed to his injuries fighting the enemy, but died a “glorious death.”
Ye Dil Maange More!
-Capt. Vikram Batra
Pepsi’s Slogan was said by the brave soul Capt. Vikram Batra after succeeding in his mission. It no longer was just a Pepsi slogan. It was confirmation to those sitting at homes that they were being protected by the best. Capt. Vikram Batra gave his SSB Interview 10+ times to get inducted into Indian Army as an Officer. Today, the peak that he captured is named after him as “Batra Top.” He was martyred during the Kargil War, 1999 and posthumously awarded PVC.
With Love, From Raveena Tandon To Nawaz Sharif.
-Indian Air Force
Super fine military humour by IAF, when the Pakistanis taunted us by saying, give us Raveena, and we’ll leave Kashmir. This is how the IAF replied.
If A Man Says He Is Not Afraid Of Dying, He’s Either Lying Or He Is A Gorkha.
-Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw
Gurkhas have been praised for their ferocious bravery by everyone including the Britishers when the Gurkhas fought for them to the Chinese who saw the Gurkhas fighting against them. They were indomitable and fearless.
May God Have Mercy On Our Enemies Because We Won’t.
– Indian Army
We Live By Chance, We Love By Choice And We Kill By Profession.
You must have come across the Advertisement of Indian Army, “There’s no invisible ladder here, up which your career goes like corporate company. We’re the India’s most exciting workplace.” Thousands wish to get into Indian Army, but only the selected ones make it through one of the toughest interviews. And you know what they say, even failing this interview is glorious.
No Sir, I’m Not Going To Abandon My Tank. My Gun Is Still Working And I Will Get These Bastards.
-Lt. Arun Khetarpal
Posthumous awardee of Param Veer Chakra, Lt. Arun Khetarpal displayed exceptional bravery in the 1971 Indo-Pak War. He destroyed 5 enemy tanks with his burning tank alone!
And some more pictures to make you more proud..
Do not pity them. Pity those who die every day and never truly live. Regardless of the fact that many might forget them, there will always be hearts where they will live on forever. Feel proud to share this!
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