“Our bedrock and sheet anchor is Islam. There is no question of Shias and Sunnis. We are one and we must move into [the] nation as one and then alone shall we be able to retain Pakistan."
- Mirza, Sarfaraz Hussain (ed.), We are a Nation: Excerpts from the Speeches and Statements of Quaid-i-Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah (1937-1947) , Nazaria-i-Pakistan Trust, Lahore, 2010, p. 69