“I appeal to the Mussalmans and Hindus and others to examine the position. Do not be carried away by dreams. Let us be practical: let us agree to divide, we live in Pakistan and you live in Hindustan. We want no outsiders."
- Yusufi, Khurshid Ahmad Khan (ed.), Quaid-i-Azam, Muhammad Ali Jinnah: Some Rare Speeches and Statements 1944-1947, Research Society of Pakistan, University of the Punjab, Lahore, 1988, p. 214
- Reported in The Eastern Times, Lahore, 29 March 1947