Category Archives: Quotes

Quotes by Gurudev Rabindranath Tagore

* “If you cry because the sun has gone out of your life, your tears will prevent you from seeing the stars.”

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

* “Love’s gift cannot be given, it waits to be accepted.”

* “I seem to have loved you in numberless forms, numberless times, in life after life, in age after age forever.”

* “Love is an endless mystery, because there is no reasonable cause that could explain it.”

* “Music fills the infinite between two souls”

* “Let my thoughts come to you, when I am gone, like the afterglow of sunset at the margin of starry silence.”

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

* “Real friendship is like fluorescence, it shines better when everything has darken.”

* “We cross infinity with every step;
We meet eternity in every second.”

GST and the Indian nation-state

Surendranath Banerjee’s newspaper the Bengalee made the point on 18th January, 1902:

“The agitation for political rights may bind the various nationalities of India together for a time. The community of interests may cease when these rights are achieved. But the commercial union of the various Indian nationalities, once established, will never cease to exist. Commercial and industrial activity is, therefore, a mighty factor in the formation of a great Indian union.”