Rabindranath Tagore Quotes

“My day is done, and I am like a boat drawn on the beach, listening to the dance-music of the tide in the evening.”
― Rabindranath Tagore, Stray Birds
“Death belongs to life as birth does The walk is in the raising of the foot as in the laying of it down”
― Rabindranath Tagore, Stray Birds
“The traveler has to knock at every alien door to come to his own, and one has to wander through all the outer worlds to reach the innermost shrine at the end.”
“I will sit in the pupil of your eyes and that will carry your sight into the heart of the things”
― Rabindranath Tagore
“Stray birds of summer come to my window to sing and fly away. And yellow leaves of autumn, which have no songs, flutter and fall there with a sigh.”
― Rabindranath Tagore
“Only in love are unity and duality not in conflict.”
“Not hammer-strokes, but dance of the water, sings the pebbles into perfection.”
“Depth of friendship does not depend on length of acquaintance”
“Deliverance is not for me in renunciation. I feel the embrace of freedom in a thousand bonds of delight.”
― Rabindranath Tagore, Gitanjali: Song Offerings
“Perhaps the crescent moon smiles in doubt at being told that it is a fragment awaiting perfection.”
― Rabindranath Tagore, Fireflies: A Collection of Proverbs, Aphorisms and Maxims