New Delhi: "Never let negativity get you down; it's your incentive to fight back."
Words of advice from Amitabh Bachchan, Living Legend, as he was honoured for his contribution to Indian cinema by President Pranab Mukherjee at the Rashtrapati Bhawan today.
He felt "humbled, privileged," he said at being named by NDTV as one of 25 greatest global Indian living legends.
Mr Bachchan also borrowed from his poet father Harivansh Rai Bachchan to say, "If things go your way great. If they don't better still."
His third advice: "Don't ever be a borrower. When you lend, make sure never to get it back..."