Selected Quotes of Rabindranath Tagore on Education

Rabindranath Tagore’s ShantiNiketan is a renowned educational institution across the world.  They have a track record of creating excellent artists. In this post, I have selected some quotes from various speeches of Rabindranath Tagore, that enable us to have a glimpse into the thinking of this great mind on the topic of education.

“The highest education is that which does not merely give us information, but makes our life in harmony with all existence”

“We rob the child of his earth to teach him geography; Of language, to teach him grammar; His hunger is for the epic, (but) he is supplied with chronicles of facts and dates” Continue reading “Selected Quotes of Rabindranath Tagore on Education”