“If Independence is granted to India, power will go to the hands of rascals, rogues, freebooters; all Indian leaders will be of low calibre and men of straw. They will have sweet tongues and silly hearts. They will fight amongst themselves for power and India will be lost in political squabbles. A day would come when even air and water would be taxed in India.” – Winston Churchill.
First of all, this is not going to be a political post.
And second, I am not a Churchill fan boy.
Now let’s give a twist to Mr. Churchill’s infamous prediction about India. How about replacing leaders with people and political with social in the underlined sentences of the quote?