"A plain and honst approach to life must not be rated lower than high ideals and glorious visions."
"The graduates who will be admitted to their degrees today have my best wishes and congratulations. I need not remind them that the man counts more than the degrees and their university education will be judged by the influence it exerts upon their lives and action." (In 2nd convocation GU)
"I hope the ideals they have cherished and the dreams they have dreamt in their student days will not fade away without inspiring them to be honest and enlightened citizens if India."