Azim Premji Quotes are the perfect source of inspiration for those who are fighting to turn their dreams into reality.
Azim Premji, one of India’s finest corporate leader, announced his retirement from the position of Wipro’s executive chairman and managing director (MD) by the end of July 2019.
Though the announcement marked an end of an era as Premji has led the company for 53 years, he still continues to inspire people.
Recently, Hurun India and EdelGive released the EdelGive Hurun India Philanthropy List 2020. And, Azim Premji, the founder of Wipro, topped the list of philanthropists in India for 2020. He made a total donation of ₹7,904 crores, which roughly translated into a donation of ₹22 crores per day.
“Azim Premji is a role model for Indian philanthropy and is continuing to inspire other entrepreneurs into giving”, said Anas Rahman Junaid, managing director, and chief researcher, Hurun India.
Donations were measured by the value of their cash or cash equivalents from 1 April 2019 to 31 March 2020.
“EdelGive Foundation has partnered with Hurun India towards creating this report to understand philanthropic giving in the country from a data and evidence point of view,” Hurun India said.
To celebrate his amazing leadership skills and philanthropy, here are 12 Inspirational Azim Premji Quotes that can help you lead a successful life.
“Success is achieved twice. Once in the mind and the second time in the real world” ~Azim Premji
“People are the key to success or extraordinary success.” ~Azim Premji
“I strongly believe that those of us, who are privileged to have wealth, should contribute significantly to try and create a better world for the millions who are far less privileged.” ~Azim Premji
“When the rate of change outside is more than what is inside, be sure that the end is near.” ~Azim Premji
“Leadership is the self-confidence of working with people smarter than you.” ~Azim Premji
“If people are not laughing at your goals, your goals are too small.” ~Azim Premji
“With the attention, I got on my wealth, I thought I would have become a source of resentment, but it is just the other way around – it just generates that much more ambition in many people.” ~Azim Premji
“Character is one factor that will guide all our actions and decisions. We invested in uncompromising integrity that helped us take difficult stands in some of the most difficult business situations.” ~Azim Premji
“A girl child who is even a little bit educated is more conscious of family planning, health care, and in turn her children’s own education.” ~Azim Premji