Rabindranath Tagore#10 on top 500 poets
Rabindranath Tagore Quotes
''“Dont limit a child to your own learning, for she was born in another time.” ''
''“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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I wish I could take a quiet corner in the heart of my baby's very
I know it has stars that talk to him, and a sky that stoops
down to his face to amuse him with its silly clouds and rainbows.
Those who make believe to be dumb, and look as if they never
could move, come creeping to his window with their stories and with
trays crowded with bright toys.
I wish I could travel by the road that crosses baby's mind,
and out beyond all bounds;
Where messengers run errands for no cause between the kingdoms
of kings of no history;
The Gardener Iv: Ah Me
Ah me, why did they build my
house by the road to the market
They moor their laden boats near
They come and go and wander at
I sit and watch them; my time