Akbar Quotes

Who the Hell is Akbar?

Abu'l-Fath Jalal-ud-din Muhammad Akbar, popularly known as Akbar the Great or Akbar I, was the third Mughal emperor, who reigned from 1556 to 1605.

Akbar was a patron of art and culture. He gradually enlarged the Mughal Empire and helped develop Mughal India.

Born October 01, 1542
Died October 27, 1605

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Best 7 Quotes by Akbar

“A monarch should be ever intent on conquest, lest his neighbours rise in arms against him.”

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“Each person according to his condition gives the Supreme Being a name; but in reality to name the Unknowable is vain.”

Akbar

“It is best for ordinary men to have only one wife!”

Akbar

“Learning is a plant that grows in all climes.”

Akbar

“Most worshippers of God are intent on the advancement of their own destiny, not on His worship. In India, no one has ever claimed to be a prophet. The reason is that claims to divinity are customary.”

Akbar

“The world is a bridge, pass over it, but build no houses upon it. He who hopes for a day, may hope for eternity; but the world endures but an hour. Spend it in prayer for the rest is unseen.”

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“With all of God’s creatures, I am at peace; why should I permit myself, under any consideration, to be the cause of molestation or aggression to any one?”

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