Rabindranath Tagore

[Gurudev] (7 May 1861 – 7 August 1941 / Calcutta (Kolkata), Bengal Presidency / British India)

Rabindranath Tagore Quotes

  • ''“Dont limit a child to your own learning, for she was born in another time.” ''
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  • ''“Death is not extinguishing the light; it is only putting out the lamp because the dawn has come.” ''
  • ''“A mind all logic is like a knife all blade. It makes the hand bleed that uses it.” ''
  • ''“Let your life lightly dance on the edges of
    Time like dew on the tip of a leaf.” ''
  • ''“By plucking her petals you do not gather the beauty of the flower.” ''
  • ''“Love is an endless mystery, because there is no reasonable cause that could explain it.” ''
  • ''“You smiled and talked to me of nothing and I felt that for this I had been waiting long.” ''
  • ''“We read the world wrong and say that it deceives us.” ''
  • ''“If I cant make it through one door, Ill go through another door- or ill make a door. Something terrific will come no matter how dark the present.” ''
  • ''“Music fills the infinite between two souls” ''

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Best Poem of Rabindranath Tagore

Where The Mind Is Without Fear

Where the mind is without fear and the head is held high
Where knowledge is free
Where the world has not been broken up into fragments
By narrow domestic walls
Where words come out from the depth of truth
Where tireless striving stretches its arms towards perfection
Where the clear stream of reason has not lost its way
Into the dreary desert sand of dead habit
Where the mind is led forward by thee
Into ever-widening thought and action
Into that heaven of freedom, my Father, let my country awake

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Journey Home

The time that my journey takes is long and the way of it long.

I came out on the chariot of the first gleam of light, and pursued my
voyage through the wildernesses of worlds leaving my track on many a star and planet.

It is the most distant course that comes nearest to thyself,
and that training is the most intricate which leads to the utter simplicity of a tune.

The traveler has to knock at every alien door to come to his own,

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