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    We come nearest to the great when we are great in humility.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: humility 
     
    The more one lives alone on the river or in the open country, the clearer it becomes that nothing is more beautiful or great than to perform the ordinary duties of one's daily life simply and naturally.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: live  beautiful  alone 
     
    Trees are the earth's endless effort to speak to the listening heaven.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: earth  listening  heaven 
     
    In Art, man reveals himself and not his objects.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: men 
     
    You can't cross a sea by merely staring into the water.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: water 
     
    Your love keeps me afloat but will remain the anchor in my soul... I don't really have words to describe how romantic I find that. Your love is what keeps me going, but it's also the anchor that keeps me close to you. I love it!
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: soul  romantic 
     
    The stars are not afraid to appear like fireflies.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: star  afraid 
     
    He who wants to do good knocks at the gate: he who loves finds the door open.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    I have listened And I have looked With open eyes. I have poured my soul Into the world Seeking the unknown Within the known. And I sing out loud In amazement.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: world  soul  eyes 
     
    April, like a child,Writes hieroglyphs on dust with flowers,Wipes them away and forgets.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: april 
     
    Merely to exist is not enough.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    God waits to win back his own flowers as gifts from man's hands.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: gift  flowers  god 
     
    The cure for all the illness of life is stored in the inner depth of life itself, the access to which becomes possible when we are alone. This solitude is a world in itself, full of wonders and resources unthought of. It is absurdly near; yet so unapproachably distant.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    The weak can be terrible because they try furiously to appear strong.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: strong 
     
    The movement of life has to rest in its own music.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: music 
     
    True deliverance of man is the deliverance from Avidya i.e. ignorance. It is not in destroying anything that is positive and real, for that cannot be possible, but that which is negative, which obstructs our vision of truth.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: truth  men  true  real  positive  vision  ignorance 
     
    Compliments win friends, honesty loses them.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    The roots below the earth claim no rewards for making the branches fruitful.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: earth 
     
    By plucking her petals, you do not gather the beauty of the flower.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: beauty  flowers 
     
    Let my love like sunlight surround you and yet give you illumined freedom.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: freedom 
     
    It is the docile who achieve the most impossible things in this world.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    O Beauty, find thyself in love, not in the flattery of thy mirror.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: beauty 
     
    Everything comes to us that belongs to us if we create the capacity to receive it. Every difficulty slurred over will be a ghost to disturb your repose later on. Emancipation from the bondage of the soil is no freedom for the tree.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: freedom  ghost 
     
    The heart wants to go on; that is its dharma. For unless it moves, it dies.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: heart  die 
     
    If you want to know India, study Vivekananda. In him everything is positive and nothing negative.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: india  positive 
     
    The flower fades and dies; but he who wears the flower has not to mourn for it for ever.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: flowers 
     
    The same stream of life that runs through the world runs through my veins night and day.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: world  night 
     
    The tyrant claims freedom to kill freedom, and yet keep it for himself.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: freedom 
     
    The main object of teaching is not to give explanations, but to knock at the doors of the mind.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: mind  teaching 
     
    From the grasses in the field to the stars in the sky, each one is doing just that; and there is such profound peace and surpassing beauty in nature because none of these tries forcibly to transgress its limitations.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: beauty  nature  peace  star  sky 
     
    The child learns so easily because he has a natural gift, but adults, because they are tyrants, ignore natural gifts and say that children must learn through the same process that they learned by. We insist upon forced mental feeding and our lessons
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    It sometimes strikes me how immensely fortunate I am that each day should take its place in my life, either reddened with the rising and setting sun, or refreshingly cool with deep, dark clouds, or blooming like a white flower in the moonlight. What untold wealth!
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: dark  flowers 
     
    We read the world wrong and say that it deceives us.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: world  wrong  read 
     
    For every child that is born, it brings with it the hope that God is not yet disappointed with man.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: children  men  child  god  hope 
     
    The biggest changes in a women's nature are brought by love; in man, by ambition
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: nature  men  ambition 
     
    Yet what each one does is by no means of little moment. The grass has to put forth all its energy to draw sustenance from the uttermost tips of its rootlets simply to grow where it is as grass; it does not vainly strive to become a banyan tree; and so the earth gains a lovely carpet of green.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: earth  moment  energy 
     
    The real frienship is like fluorescence, it shines better when everything has darken.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: real 
     
    When we rejoice in our fullness, then we can part with our fruits with joy.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: joy 
     
    Never be afraid of the moments-thus sings the voice of the everlasting.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: afraid 
     
    You have given me Your love, filling the world with Your gifts.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: world  gift 
     
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    rabindranath tagore
    Birth    : May 7, 1861
    Death  : August 7, 1941
    Occupation  : Author