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“Those who live for themselves die, those who die for the society live” ― Anna Hazare

Topic : Human Values – lessons from the lives and teachings of great leaders, reformers and administrators;

6. What does this quote means to you? (150 words)

“Those who live for themselves die, those who die for the society live” ― Anna Hazare

Difficulty level: Moderate

Why the question:

The question is part of the static syllabus of General studies paper – 4 and part of ‘Quotes Wednesdays’ in Mission-2023 Secure.

Structure of the answer:

Introduction: 

Begin by explaining the literal meaning of the quote.

Body:

Write about the individualism and living for oneself and people who emphasise on self-gratification. The impact of focusing on oneself. Next, write about living for the society and collectivism and that can lead to meaningful life. Substantiate with examples.

Conclusion:

Conclude by summarising the importance of quote in the present day.