Rabindranath Tagore Quote
Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsRabindranath Tagore
Born: May 7, 1861
Died: August 7, 1941 (age 80)
Occupation: Poet, playwright, essayist
Bio: Rabindranath Tagoreαβ,γ sobriquet Gurudev,δ was a Bengali polymath who reshaped his region's literature and music. Author of Gitanjali and its profoundly sensitive, fresh and beautiful verse, he became the first non-European to win the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1913.
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“Life is short. Art, or something not life, is long, stretching out endless, like concrete worm. Flat, white, unsmoothed by any passage over or across it. Here I stand. But no longer.”