Quotes by Dilip Kumar

Kaun kambakht hai joh bardaasht karne ke liye peeta hai … main toh peeta hoon ki bas saans le sakun
(Who the hell drinks to tolerate … I drink so that I can breath)
Movie: Devdas (1955)
Star: Dilip Kumar

Haq hamesha sar jhukake nahi … sar uthake maanga jaata hai
(A right is not asked with the head down … but with the head up)
Movie: Saudagar
Star: Dilip Kumar

Mera dil bhi apka koi Hindustan nahi … jispar aap hukumat kare
(My heart is not your India … on which you can rule)
Movie: Mughal-E-Azam
Star: Dilip Kumar

Taqdeerein badal jaati hai, zamana badal jaata hai, mulkon ki tarikh badal jaati hai, Shahenshah badal jaate hai … magar is badalti hui duniya mein mohabbat jis insaan ka daaman thaam leti hai … woh insaan nahi badalta
(Destinies change, eras change, dates of countries change, Kings change … but in this changing world if love stays with someone … then that person does not change)
Movie: Mughal-E-Azam
Star: Dilip Kumar

As an actor who had to teach himself, it was imperative for me to create my own space in the competitive profession. I realised early in my career that my screen presence should essentially have something of my own personality. My personality was not flamboyant or given to exhibitionism of any kind.
– Dilip Kumar

Dilip-Kumar was the only Bollywood hero who could make a girl shiver just by looking at her. If you don’t believe it, ask your mom!
– Dilip Kumar

Lead me from death to life, from falsehood to truth; Lead me from despair to hope, from fear to trust; Lead me from hate to love, from war to peace; Let peace fill our heart, our world, our universe.
– Dilip Kumar

I don’t believe you have to be better than everybody else. I believe you have to be better than you ever thought you could be.
– Dilip Kumar

A friend is the one who comes in when the whole
world has gone out.
– Dilip Kumar

If I were to state what I really want, I would immediately say that I want plenty of sleep, peace of mind while awake, a handkerchief in my pocket always and a son. These are my personal wants for the gratification of my personal self.
– Dilip Kumar

Duniya mein dilwale ka saath dena … daulat waale ka nahi
(In this world stay on the side of the lovable … not of the wealthy)
Movie: Mughal-E-Azam
Star: Dilip Kumar

I was always a painstaking individual. When I had to prove something I worked with relentless determination, whether it was scoring in a football match in school and college or securing high marks in literature, history, geography and Persian to make up for the low percentage I got in mathematics. I made sure I was ahead of my class fellows.
– Dilip Kumar

Most of the things that we desire in life are expensive. But truth is that the things that really satisfy us are absolutely free: love, joy and laughter.
– Dilip Kumar

I hate my life as much as mother loves her child.
– Dilip Kumar

Every day is a new beginning. Every day gives opportunity to prove yourself better and better, to do something good and to prove your self worth.
– Dilip Kumar

Advertisements

Copyright © 2006-2017 - All rights reserved. Home | Blog | Contact Us | FAQ | Privacy Policy | Submit A Quote