Albert Einstein said:
"We owe a lot to the Indians, who taught us how to count,
without which no worthwhile scientific discovery could
have been made."
Mark Twain said:
"India is, the cradle of the human race, the birthplace
of human speech, the mother of history, the grandmother
of legend, and the great grandmother of tradition. Our
most valuable and most instructive materials in the
history of man are treasured up in India only."
French scholar Romain Rolland said:
"If there is one place on the face of earth where all the
dreams of living men have found a home from the very
earliest days when man began the dream of existence, it
Hu Shih, former Ambassador of China to USA said:
"India conquered and dominated China culturally for 20
centuries without ever having to send a single soldier
across her border."