Sam Bahadur is based on the life of Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw- this biopic directed by Meghna Gulzar is in the news because of the strong character of Sam played by the versatile actor Vicky Kaushal, and the dialogues from Sam Bahadur movie that ooze out tons of patriotism, bravery, and leadership. The film premieres globally on December 1, 2023, and Vicky’s performance is reminiscent of his role in the 2019 blockbuster Uri.
Sam Bahadur was the Chief of the Indian Army staff during the 1970s Indo-Pak war whose leadership directed India towards a victory. His life was filled with many achievements including his duties as a Field Marshal, and the Padma Vibhushan award (2nd highest civilian award of India). Apart from the main lead, other actors such as Fatima Sana Sheikh, and Sanya Malhotra are also playing prominent roles in the movie. Here are some of the best dialogues from Sam Bahadur movie.
1. This one dialogue is enough to give you goosebumps…
“Ek soldier ke liye uski jaan se zyada keemti hoti hai uski izzat, uski vardi, or ek soldier apni vardi ke liye jaan bhi de sakta hai.”
2. A true soldier only believes in protecting his nation…nothing else.
“Meri jung hai, mujhe aur mere soldiers ko isi ke liye training mili hai, aap rajneeti sambhaliye jiske liye apko training mili hai.”
3. He belongs to his nation, to his soldiers, and to his army.
“Tumhari jagah wahin hai Sam, apne jawano ke saath.”
4. Sam’s loyalty towards his army duties is unparalleled…
“Mujhe politics main koi interest nahi…army hi meri life hai.”
5. Same is here!
“There will be no move at all…Sam is here.”
6. When a political leader is teaching you your duties…
“Soldiers ki duty hai apne desh ke liye jaan dena.”
7. But you hit them back with the truth!
“I beg your pardon ma’am, soldiers ki duty hai desh ki raksha ke liye dushman ki jaan lena.”
8. When fear is afraid of looking you in the eye…
“Soora so pehchaniye jo ladhe deen ke het. Purja purja kat mare kabhu na chadhe khet.”
9. That’s a very truthful statement, Sir!
“Tumhare command dene ke baad situation kaafi improve hui hai.”
10. Don’t celebrate until you win…
“Badi mushkil se toh halat normal hue hain toh ise normal hi rehne dete hain.
Normal Minister? Mere soldiers don’t want normal minister, they want to win, and I want to win.”
11. A proud Indian indeed!
“Ambarsir ki paidaish, biwi bambai ki hai. Delhi kaam karta hun, isse zyada Indian kya ho sakta hoon.”
12. That was a critical time…
“Pakistan army ke jawan border paar kar rahe hain.
Kab batane wale the? Srinagar main Pakistani jhanda dekhne ke baad?”
13. Stopping them is the only option…
“Agar who Srinagar take pohonch gaye, we will loose Kashmir.”
14. When your neighbors are a bit nosy!
“Ek taraf hai China dusri taraf East Pakistan aur charon taraf problems.”
15. He is a true army leader!
“Army ka discipline uski neev hai, army ki neev nat hilaiye minister.”
16. Speaking from the heart…
“Hum rahe ya na rahe, humari is vardi ka gaurav hamesha rahega.”
17. A true disciplinarian…
“Aaj ke baad koi bhi officer ya Jawan, mere written order ke bina apni post se piche nahi hatega aur main vo order kabhi nahi dunga.”
So, ready to get blown away by the life story of one of the greatest army leaders of India portrayed by Vicky Kaushal? Yes, sir! Watch the trailer here: