Tuesday, July 31, 2007

Famous Quotes of Rabindra Nath Tagore

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

Ø Facts are many, but the truth is one.

Ø Age considers; youth ventures.

Ø Beauty is truth’s smile when she beholds her own face in a perfect mirror.

Ø Bigotry tries to keep truth safe in its hand with a grip that kills it.

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

Ø Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher storm, but to add color to my sunset sky.

Ø Death is not extinguishing the light; it is only putting out the lamp because the dawn has come.

Ø Depth of friendship does not depend on length of acquaintance.

Ø Do not say, ‘It is morning,’ and dismiss it with a name of yesterday. See it for the first time as a newborn child that has no name.

Ø Don’t limit a child to your own learning, for he was born in another time.

Ø Emancipation from the bondage of the soil is no freedom for the tree.

Ø Every child comes with the message that God is not yet discouraged of man.

Ø Every difficulty slurred over will be a ghost to disturb your repose later on.

Ø Everything comes to us that belong to us if we create the capacity to receive it.

Ø Faith is the bird that feels the light and sings when the dawn is still dark.

Ø Faith is the bird that feels the light when the dawn is still dark.

Ø From the solemn gloom of the temple children run out to sit in the dust, God watches them play and forgets the priest.

Ø Gray hairs are signs of wisdom if you hold your tongue, speak and they are but hairs, as in the young.

Ø He who is too busy doing good finds no time to be good.

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