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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“...we no longer have intellectually satisfying arrangements in our educational system, in our arts, humanities or anything else; instead we have slogans and ideologies. An ideology is a religious or emotional expression; it is not an intellectual expression.”