Posts Tagged ‘Rabindranath Tagore’

Quote of the day, April 10

April 11, 2017

Rabindranath Tagore

“You can’t cross the sea merely by standing and staring at the water.”

Quote of the day, June 28

June 28, 2016

Rabindranath Tagore, from Stray Birds

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

Quote of the day, Aug. 15

August 15, 2014

Rabindranath Tagore, on patriotism

“Patriotism cannot be our final spiritual shelter; my refuge is humanity. I will not buy glass for the price of diamonds, and I will never allow patriotism to triumph over humanity as long as I live. ”

Quote of the day, Nov. 25

November 25, 2013

Rabindranath Tagore, on words (1912)

“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.”

Quote of the day, April 13

April 13, 2012

Rabindranath Tagore, on the truth

“Facts are many, but the truth is one.”