20+ Smriti Irani Quotes from her best Speeches

Who is Smriti Irani?

Smriti Zubin Irani known as smriti irani (born: 23 March 1976) is an Indian TV Serial actress, Women politician and Minister of Textiles and Minister of Women and Child Development under the Government of India and earlier Has been the Minister of Human Resource Development.

Smriti Zubin Irani was born on 23 March 1976 in Delhi and studied in the capital of India. She also went on to become a contestant of the Miss India competition, from the promotion of cosmetics. She later shifted to Mumbai, where she worked as an actress as the central character of ‘Tulsi’ in the television serial ‘Kyuki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi’.

In 2001, Smriti married Zubin Irani Parsi. They have two children – Zohar Irani, and Zoe Irani. He had a son named ‘Zohar’ in 2001. In Sep 2003, he had a daughter named ‘Zoish’.

Smiriti Irani Quotes

No character in a soap is indispensable.

No one but people like me can understand the importance of education. –Smriti Irani

“I am not going to apologise for doing my duty.”

“My name is Smriti Irani. I challenge you to identify my caste.”

Smriti irani quotes

If anything, ‘Kyunki Saas’ is impossible without Ekta Kapoor.

Life, especially life on soaps, sometimes needs a reality check. –Smriti Irani

I was born in a free country, which seeked to encourage freedom and justice for all. I want to be a part of that process, just like any other Indian.

I can’t speak for the rest, but I think the little India all of us carry in our hearts should be good enough for us individually to take a step to help ensure that same freedom and justice that our constitution guarantees is given to all. –Smriti Irani

One should not encourage division on the basis of religion, region, caste, or creed if one wants India to truly rise as one of the greatest nations of the world.

The country’s future is what you will make it. Make your local representatives in parliament and assembly more answerable. Ask for more transparency in use of public funds.

I am lucky to be part of a ‘Kyunki.’ Not every actor gets a chance to be part of a successful television show. –Smriti Irani

The platform of ‘Kyunki’ is irreplaceable in my life. This is where I began my journey as an actor. –Smriti Irani

I am so busy with my family and my serials I don’t get time to watch other serials.

One has to inculcate a feeling that if I build a road, then a Hindu or a Muslim or a Parsi or a Christian can walk on that road. We all have equal right to share water, electricity, or road.

Even if Narendra Modi sneezes, people will find a reason to criticise him for that. –Smriti Irani

Help me build the nation, not destroy it from within.

I have my idea of India… don’t demean it.

Everyone should work within the ambit of law.

If you teach a girl, you are not just imparting education to a woman but to a family that will later help in nation building. –Smriti Irani

I think when anyone struggles, they think they are being short changed.

I have attained a fair degree of success. I don’t have any regrets. –Smriti Irani

As long as Reality TV doesn’t get boring, it’s good.

I take my work one day at a time. –Smriti Irani

There is always some criticism. Tell me one thing that Narendra Modi does and you don’t criticise. If he gives a chance to newcomers, you say he forgot the old guard; if he gives a chance to an incumbent, you say Modi doesn’t give a chance to young leaders. –Smriti Irani

Unlike the Congress, our party believes in democracy and takes a collective decision. –Smriti Irani

For me, I have never walked a path that has been carefully crafted or charted. I have gone into territory unknown on many an occasion.

I think processes should not differ just because you are a minister. This is a job – a responsibility – not a right to override the processes that every citizen goes through. –Smriti Irani

I do see the ministry of Human Resources Development through the prism of gender. I see it through the prism of capabilities.

In India, I don’t think any woman here is dictated what to wear, how to wear, whom to meet, when to meet… I am of the opinion, I don’t think anybody is dictated here; you are not told.

I am a living example of Modi’s capacity to recognise talent and to reason.Smriti Irani

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