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    Be brave, right through, and leave for the unknown.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: right 
     
    Joy is everywhere; it is in the earth's green covering of grass: in the blue serenity of the sky: in the reckless exuberance of spring: in the severe abstinence of grey winter: in the living flesh that animates our bodily frame: in the perfect poise of the human figure, noble and upright: in living, in the exercise of all our powers: in the acquisition of knowledge. . . Joy is there everywhere.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: joy  living  human  earth  noble  exercise 
     
    I believe in a spiritual world - not as anything separate from this world - but as its innermost truth. With the breath we draw we must always feel this truth, that we are living in God.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    Gray hairs are signs of wisdom if you hold your tongue, speak and they are but hairs, as in the young.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: young  wisdom 
     
    Night's darkness is the bag that bursts with the gold of the dawn.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: darkness  night 
     
    We try to realize the essential unity of the world with the conscious soul of man; we learn to perceive the unity held together by the one Eternal Spirit, whose power creates the earth, the sky, and the stars, and at the same time irradiates our mind.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: time  power  world  conscious  soul  earth  star  sky  mind  learn  spirit 
     
    Those who have everything but thee, my God, laugh at those who have nothing but thyself.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: god 
     
    The progress of our soul is like a perfect poem. It has an infinite idea which, once realised, makes all movements full of meaning and joy.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: joy  meaning  soul  progress  poem  ideas 
     
    Thy infinite gifts come to me only on these very small hands of mine. Ages pass, and still thou pourest, and still there is room to fill.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: age  gift 
     
    Love is not a mere impulse, it must contain truth, which is law.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: truth  law 
     
    Man's abiding happiness is not in getting anything but in giving himself up to what is greater than himself, to ideas which are larger than his individual life, the idea of his country, of humanity, of God.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    "ŽThis I know... That often when I sang, and drummed, and danced, I found my eternity.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: eternity 
     
    The world speaks to me in colors, my soul answers in music.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: world  soul  music 
     
    Let not the hours pass by in the dark. Kindle the lamp of love with thy life.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: dark 
     
    We are like newborn children, Our power is the power to grow.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: children  power  child 
     
    A lamp can only light another lamp when it continues to burn in its own flame.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    Let my doing nothing when I have nothing to do, become untroubled in its depth of peace, like the evening in the seashore when the water is silent.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: peace  water 
     
    I thought that my voyage had come to its end at the last limit of my power, that the path before me was closed, that provisions were exhausted, and the time come to take shelter in a silent obscurity, but I find that thy will knows no end in me, and when old words die out on the tongue, new melodies break forth from the heart, and where the old tracks are lost, new country is revealed with its wonders.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: time  heart  power  thoughts  wonder  lost  die  path 
     
    Jewel-Like the immortaldoes not boast of its length of yearsbut of the scintillating point of the moment.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: moment 
     
    Man is immortal; therefore he must die endlessly. For life is a creative idea; it can only find itself in changing forms
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: men  die  creative 
     
    Death is turning out the lamp because the dawn has appeared.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: death 
     
    Unless you have found God in your own soul, the whole world will seem meaningless to you.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: world  soul  god 
     
    For man is by nature an artist.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: nature  men  artist 
     
    I seem to have loved you in numberless forms, numberless times,in life after life, in age after age forever.He who wants to do good, knocks at the gate; He who loves, finds the door open.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: age 
     
    If you shut the door to all errors, truth will be shut out.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: truth 
     
    These paper boats of mine are meant to dance on the ripples of hours, and not reach any destination.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: dance 
     
    Love remains a secret even when spoken, for only a true lover truly knows that he is loved.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: secret  true  lover 
     
    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.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: truth  men  key  spiritual 
     
    Days are coloured bubbles that float upon the surface of fathomless nights.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: night 
     
    Thou hast brought the distant near and made a brother of the stranger.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    My fancies are fireflies Specks of living light twinkling in the dark.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: living  dark 
     
    Spurious fame spreads from tongue to tongue like the fog of the early dawn before the sun rises.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: fame 
     
    Where roads are made I lose my way.In the wide water, in the blue sky there is no line of a track.The pathway is hidden by the birds' wings, by the star-fires, by the flowers of the wayfaring seasons.And I ask my heart if its blood carries the wisdom of the unseen way.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: heart  sky  flowers  water  blood  wisdom  wings 
     
    Inspiration follows aspiration.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    We cannot look upon our lives as dreams of a dreamer who has no awakening in all time. We have a personality to which matter and force are unmeaning unless related to something infinitely personal, whose nature we have discovered, in some measure, in human love, in the greatness of the good, in the martyrdom of heroic souls, in the ineffable beauty of nature, which can never be a mere physical fact nor anything but an expression of personality.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    When our universe is in harmony with man, the eternal, we know it as truth, we feel it as beauty.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: beauty  truth  men  harmony  universe 
     
    Let me not look for allies in life's battlefield,But to my own strength. Let me not crave in anxious fear to be saved,But for the patience to win my freedom.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    The past is always with us, for nothing that once was time can ever depart.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: time  past 
     
    We do not stray out of all words into the ever silent;We do not raise our hands to the void for things beyond hope.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
    tags: hope 
     
    We manage to swallow flesh, only because we do not think of the cruel and sinful thing we do.
    — Rabindranath Tagore
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