Quotation by Indira Gandhi

My father was a statesman, I'm a political woman. My father was a saint. I'm not.
Indira Gandhi (1917–1984), Indian politician, prime minister. quoted in Oriana Fallaci, "Indira's Coup," New York Review of Books (Sept. 18, 1975).

Of her father Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru.
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