I Will Do It is an inspirational book that will help you to achieve your goals. Brown’s message is simple but powerful: if you set your mind to something and never give up, you can achieve it.
I Will Do It Summary
Nagavara Ramarao Narayana Murthy is the founder of Infosys, a leading IT company in the world. He is an icon of simplicity, uncompromising quality and fairness. He devotes his service and wealth for the welfare of mankind. He became a pioneer of India’s software industry and started the Information Technology wave.
When Murthy was a child, he was very sharp. He was very much interested in Physics and Maths. He could understand theories of science easily. His father was a high-school teacher and an eager reader of English literature. His aim was to study at an IIT. He applied for the entrance test along with his friends.
He acted as the guide for the others. He would easily solve the problems with which his friends struggled. He always dreamt of studying at IIT. He did well in the test and passed with a high rank. He was thrilled and went to his father with delight.
When he told his father that he wanted to join IIT, his father said ‘no’, telling him about their poor financial position. His father advised him to stay in Mysore and study as much as he wanted. He was sad to say this to his bright son.
The teenager was disappointed and his dreams had burnt to ashes. He was sorrowful but didn’t get angry with anybody. He was an introvert. The day on which his classmates were leaving for Madras (Chennai), he went to the station to say good bye and good luck to them. Though all his friends were excited and discussing their new hostels, new courses etc., he stood there silently. He wished all of them standing there even after he could no longer see the train.
He stood there motionless. He decided to change his life by hard work. He followed the philosophy of the Bhagavath Gita ‘Your best friend is yourself and your worst enemy is yourself’. He worked very hard, and focused on one thing, never bothering about his personal life or comforts. He shared his wealth with others. He earned all his wealth legally and ethically.
In the conclusion of I Will Do It, reiterates his message that anyone can achieve their goals, no matter how difficult they may seem. He encourages readers to believe in themselves, set clear goals, take action, and never give up. He shares his own personal story as an example of what is possible.