40 Most Famous Imran Khan Quotes

Imran Khan quotes

In this post, we will delve into the world of Imran Khan quotes, uncovering the wisdom and inspiration behind his words. Imran Khan, a renowned politician, and cricketer, was born on October 5, 1952, in Lahore, Pakistan. Khan rose to prominence as a skilled cricketer, leading the Pakistani team to their first-ever World Cup victory in 1992. 

Following his retirement from cricket, Khan ventured into politics and founded the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) party in 1996. He became the 22nd Prime Minister of Pakistan in August 2018. 

Let’s read some of the best Imran Khan quotes about politics, teamwork, life, and more.

Imran Khan Quotes About Life


  • “Compromise for your Dream but NEVER compromise on your dream.”
  • “Never give up, no matter how hard life gets, no matter how much pain you feel. Pain will eventually subside, nothing remains forever, so keep going and don’t give up.”
  • “Talent or intelligence doesn’t matter. It’s your dreams that will decide how big a person you will become.”
  • “The more you study, the more you know; how less you know.”
  • “If your house is burning, wouldn’t you try and put out the fire?”
  • “There are greater goals in life than material and sensual pleasures.”
  • “If you want to know the reality of life, then you should travel. At first, travel your country, after that start traveling the world. Travel to know your surroundings so that we can say that you are an aware person. Nature, people, and culture are calling you, so travel.”
  • “But having set myself these goals, I had to work really hard to achieve them.”
  • “Spirituality does two things for you. One, you are forced to become more selfless, two, you trust to providence. The opposite of a spiritual man is a materialist. If I was a materialist I would be making lots of money doing endorsements, doing cricket commentary. I have no interest in that.”

Imran Khan Quotes About Politics

Imran Khan quotes
  • “You don’t kill your way to peace.”
  • “But I don’t need to use politics as a way of making money.”
  • “Because I’m anti-war, I’ve been called pro-Taliban.”
  • “A country that relies on aid? Death is better than that. It stops you from achieving your potential, just as colonialism did.”
  • “The war on terror is the most insane and immoral war of all time. The Americans are doing what they did in Vietnam, bombing villages. But how can a civilized nation do this? How can you eliminate suspects, their wives, their children, their families, their neighbors? How can you justify this?”
  • There can only be democracy when money is not allowed to be spent in Politics.”
  • “Without liberty I have nothing left to use except my body.”
  • “When I came into politics I always thought there was a possibility I would be killed.”
  • “A condemned poor man, if he steals to feed his starving kid, is slammed into prison. Contrast this to a rich man’s crime.”

Imran Khan Quotes About Pakistan

Imran Khan quotes
  • “The only negative thing in Pakistan is not having a democracy.”
  • “Lack of rule of law is the main reason Pakistan could not join the ranks of progressive nations.”
  • “Starting a war is in our hands, it is easy. But ending a war, that is not in our hands and no one knows what will happen.”
  • “I further promise you, that all my wealth and property will be in Pakistan. I will take ownership of this country and won’t be like those leaders who create hideouts abroad.
  • Are we Pakistanis, children of a lesser God? Is there one law for the west and one for us? Is our democracy supposed to be only democracy if you give us a no objection certificate?
  • “I am not anti-west, I am PRO PAKISTAN.”
  • “Crime should not pay, it must be punished. Unfortunately, in Pakistan big crimes do get rewarded.”

Inspirational Imran Khan Quotes

Imran Khan quotes
  • “I do not have any fears, no fear of dying, of failure, of anything; that means I am very dangerous for my opponents.”
  • “Bravery is standing with the truth and right.”
  • “When you remove the concept of reward and punishment on merit, the result is the utter destruction of social fabric.”
  • “Leader leads people. Leader does not follow public opinion.”
  • “What I perceive, is above all justice, where everyone has the same law.”
  • “Faith should be about encouraging all that is noble in a human being.”
  • “Truth is the power that will resolve our problems.”
  • “End your ego, think of nation.”
  •  “Leader follows his ideology, Leader does not follow his relatives and friends.”

Imran Khan Quotes About Team Work & Success

Imran Khan quotes
  • “I have always believed that one should not be scared of losing, I think that really is the key.”
  • “The team that is going to win is the one that does its homework the best by studying its opponents.”
  • “It is not defeat that destroys you, it is being demoralized by defeat that destroys you.”
  • “The team which handles the pressure best carries the day.”
  • “I believed in myself. I never imagined myself as just an ordinary player.”

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