When life throws you lemons, make lemonade. Dhirajlal Hirachand Ambani, glocally known as Dhirubhai Ambani, was born on 28th December 1932, in the Chorwad, Junagadh district, Gujrat state (India). His father Hirachand Gordhanbhai Ambani was a school teacher at the time.
Despite born in a not well-to-do family and odds not in favor, he completely transformed his as well as millions of people for employees and shareholders and built on a massive empire. Dhirubhai’s words of wisdom continue to remain relevant even in today’s fast-changing cultures and human habits. It is our attempt to present the best motivational thoughts of Dhirubhai Ambani. If you can follow these thoughts to perpetuity, your life can change.
“If you’re born poor it’s not your fault but if you die poor it’s your fault.”
“Pursue your goals even in the face of difficulties, and convert adversities into opportunities.”
“If you don’t build your dream, someone else will hire you to help them build theirs”
We cannot change our rulers, but we can change the way they rule us
Challenge negative forces with hope, self-confidence, and conviction. I believe that ambition and initiative will ultimately triumph
Our dreams have to be bigger. Our ambitions higher. Our commitment deeper. And our efforts greater
Don’t give up, courage is my conviction.
Think big, think fast, think ahead. Ideas are no one’s monopoly
Think big, think fast, think ahead. Ideas are no one’s monopoly.
My commitment is to produce at the cheapest price and the best quality.
He bid goodbye to the world on 6th July 2002.
The power of persistence is such, if you keep on building things stack by stack and do not get shattered by sheer disappointments and challenges in life, you will acquire the power to win eventually. It’s only through the consistent efforts a normal person like Dhirubhai could create and achieve so much, your ideology will continue to unfold many successful chapters in years to come.