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29 Famous Quotes by Rabindranath Tagore
5/7/1861 - 8/7/1941
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R. Tagore     rabIndranAth thhAkur     Sir Rabindranath Tagore
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Facts are many, but the truth is one.

Facts Quotes, by Rabindranath Tagore

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

Humility Quotes, by Rabindranath Tagore

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Nationality is respectable only when it is on the defense, when it is waging wars of liberation it is sacred; when those of domination it is accursed.

Nationality Quotes, by Rabindranath Tagore

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The question why there is evil in existence is the same as why there is imperfection... But this is the real question we ought to ask: Is this imperfection the final truth, is evil absolute and ultimate?

Questioning Quotes, by Rabindranath Tagore

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Music is the purest form of art... therefore true poets, they who are seers, seek to express the universe in terms of music... The singer has everything within him. The notes come out from his very life. They are not materials gathered from outside.

Singers and singing Quotes, by Rabindranath Tagore

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

Social service Quotes, by Rabindranath Tagore

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The tragedy of human life consists in our vain attempts to stretch the limits of things which can never become unlimited, to reach the infinite by absurdly adding to the rungs of the ladder of the finite.

Tragedy Quotes, by Rabindranath Tagore

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

Time Quotes, by Rabindranath Tagore

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Men are cruel, but Man is kind.

Cruelty Quotes, by Rabindranath Tagore

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In the dualism of death and life there is a harmony. We know that the life of a soul, which is finite in its expression and infinite in its principle, must go through the portals of death in its journey to realize the infinite. It is death which is m

Harmony Quotes, by Rabindranath Tagore

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God seeks comrades and claims love, the Devil seeksslaves and claims obedience.

Obedience Quotes, by Rabindranath Tagore

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The meaning of our self is not to be found in its separateness from God and others, but in the ceaseless realization of yoga, of union.

Yoga Quotes, by Rabindranath Tagore

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

Beauty Quotes, by Rabindranath Tagore

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Beauty is simply reality seen with the eyes of love

Beauty Quotes, by Rabindranath Tagore

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

Motivation Quotes, by Rabindranath Tagore

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

Logic Quotes, by Rabindranath Tagore

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The greed of gain has no time or limit to its capaciousness. Its one object is to produce and consume. It has pity neither for beautiful nature nor for living human beings. It is ruthlessly ready without a moment's hesitation to crush beauty and life.

Greed Quotes, by Rabindranath Tagore

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When I stand before thee at the day's end, thou shalt see my scars and know that I had my wounds and also my healing.

Day Quotes, by Rabindranath Tagore

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There is a point where in the mystery of existence contradictions meet; where movement is not all movement and stillness is not all stillness; where the idea and the form, the within and the without, are united; where infinite becomes finite, yet not

Existence Quotes, by Rabindranath Tagore

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Love's gift cannot be given, it waits to be accepted.

Gifts Quotes, by Rabindranath Tagore

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Whatever we treasure for ourselves separates us from others; our possessions are our limitations.

Limits Quotes, by Rabindranath Tagore

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This is the ultimate end of man, to find the One which is in him; which is his truth, which is his soul; the key with which he opens the gate of the spiritual life, the heavenly kingdom.

Mankind Quotes, by Rabindranath Tagore

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Whatever we treasure for ourselves separates us from others; our possessions are our limitations.

Self-interest Quotes, by Rabindranath Tagore

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

Will Quotes, by Rabindranath Tagore

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Age considers; youth ventures.

Age Quotes, by Rabindranath Tagore

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