Rabindranath Tagore

Trees are Earth's endless effort to speak to the listening heaven.

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Life is given to us, we earn it by giving it.

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Those who own much have much to fear.

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Love is the only reality and it is not a mere sentiment. It is the ultimate truth that lies at the heart of creation.

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

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We live in the world when we love it.

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What is Art? It is the response of man's creative soul to the call of the Real.

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

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Age considers; youth ventures.

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Nirvana is not the blowing out of the candle. It is the extinguishing of the flame because day is come.

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Rabindranath Tagore — quotes and aphorisms

Love does not claim possession, but gives freedom.

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

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

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The water in a vessel is sparkling; the water in the sea is dark. The small truth has words which are clear; the great truth has great silence.

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We gain freedom when we have paid the full price.

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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.

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If you shut the door to all errors, truth will be shut out.

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Depth of friendship does not depend on length of acquaintance.

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

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Music fills the infinite between two souls.

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