"When truth has no burning, then it is philosophy, when it gets burning from the heart, it becomes poetry."
"Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth."Muhammad Iqbal on Marcus Aurelius
"Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either."Muhammad Iqbal on Albert Einstein
"Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth."Muhammad Iqbal on Buddha
"I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. This is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant."Muhammad Iqbal on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on."Muhammad Iqbal on Winston Churchill
"It may, however, be said that the level of experience to which concepts are inapplicable cannot yield any knowledge of a universal character, for concepts alone are capable of being socialized."
"Inductive reason, which alone makes man master of his environment, is an achievement and when once born it must be reinforced by inhibiting the growth of other modes of knowledge."
"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."
"But inner experience is only one source of human knowledge."
"Ends and purposes, whether they exist as conscious or subconscious tendencies, form the wrap and woof of our conscious experience."