Rabindranath Tagore quotes

 quotes - Facts are many, but the truth is one. Share

“Facts are many, but the truth is one.”

— Rabindranath Tagore

 quotes - Let us not pray to be sheltered from dangers but to be fearless when facing them. Share

“Let us not pray to be sheltered from dangers but to be fearless when facing them.”

— Rabindranath Tagore

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“Love does not claim possession, but gives freedom.”

— Rabindranath Tagore

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“Music fills the infinite between two souls.”

— Rabindranath Tagore

“The highest education is that which does not merely give us information but makes our life in harmony with all existence.”

— Rabindranath Tagore

“Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher storm, but to add color to my sunset sky.”

— Rabindranath Tagore

“Everything comes to us that belongs to us if we create the capacity to receive it.”

— Rabindranath Tagore

“I slept and dreamt that life was joy. I awoke and saw that life was service. I acted and behold, service was joy.”

— Rabindranath Tagore

“I have become my own version of an optimist. If I can't make it through one door, I'll go through another door - or I'll make a door. Something terrific will come no matter how dark the present.”

— Rabindranath Tagore

“Don't limit a child to your own learning, for he was born in another time.”

— Rabindranath Tagore

“Depth of friendship does not depend on length of acquaintance.”

— Rabindranath Tagore

“Death is not extinguishing the light; it is only putting out the lamp because the dawn has come.”

— Rabindranath Tagore

“Faith is the bird that feels the light when the dawn is still dark.”

— Rabindranath Tagore

“A mind all logic is like a knife all blade. It makes the hand bleed that uses it.”

— Rabindranath Tagore

“Do not say, 'It is morning,' and dismiss it with a name of yesterday. See it for the first time as a newborn child that has no name.”

— Rabindranath Tagore

“Love is the only reality and it is not a mere sentiment. It is the ultimate truth that lies at the heart of creation.”

— Rabindranath Tagore

“Every child comes with the message that God is not yet discouraged of man.”

— Rabindranath Tagore

“The butterfly counts not months but moments, and has time enough.”

— Rabindranath Tagore

“The water in a vessel is sparkling; the water in the sea is dark. The small truth has words which are clear; the great truth has great silence.”

— Rabindranath Tagore

“Beauty is truth's smile when she beholds her own face in a perfect mirror.”

— Rabindranath Tagore

“Age considers; youth ventures.”

— Rabindranath Tagore

“You can't cross the sea merely by standing and staring at the water.”

— Rabindranath Tagore

“He who is too busy doing good finds no time to be good.”

— Rabindranath Tagore

“Let your life lightly dance on the edges of Time like dew on the tip of a leaf.”

— Rabindranath Tagore

“By plucking her petals, you do not gather the beauty of the flower.”

— Rabindranath Tagore

“From the solemn gloom of the temple children run out to sit in the dust, God watches them play and forgets the priest.”

— Rabindranath Tagore

“We come nearest to the great when we are great in humility.”

— Rabindranath Tagore

“Love is an endless mystery, for it has nothing else to explain it.”

— Rabindranath Tagore

“Bigotry tries to keep truth safe in its hand with a grip that kills it.”

— Rabindranath Tagore

“Trees are the earth's endless effort to speak to the listening heaven.”

— Rabindranath Tagore