Quote of the Day
Authors Categories Blog Quote Maker Videos
 

Sri Aurobindo Quotes: Our human knowledge is a candle burnt On a dim altar to a sun-vast Truth.
         

Our human knowledge is a candle burnt On a dim altar to a sun-vast Truth.


Sri Aurobindo
Check all other quotes by Sri Aurobindo

Want to display this quote image on your website or blog? Simply copy and paste the below code on your website/blog.

Embed:

Format of this image is jpg. The width and height of image are 1200 and 630, repectively. This image is available for free to download.





Citation

Use the citation below to add this quote to your bibliography:


Styles:

×

MLA Style Citation


"Sri Aurobindo Quotes." Quoteslyfe.com, 2024. Thu. 23 May. 2024. <https://www.quoteslyfe.com/quote/Our-human-knowledge-is-a-candle-burnt-1068579>.





Check out


Other quotes of Sri Aurobindo


When mind is still, then truth gets her chance to be heard in the purity of the silence.

When mind is still, then truth gets her chance to be heard in the purity of the silence.



The whole world yearns after freedom, yet each creature is in love with his chains; this is the first paradox and inextricable knot of our nature.

The whole world yearns after freedom, yet each creature is in love with his chains; this is the first paradox and inextricable knot of our nature.



Each victory gained over oneself means new strength to gain more victories.

Each victory gained over oneself means new strength to gain more victories.



Our actual enemy is not any force exterior to ourselves, but our own crying weaknesses, our cowardice, our selfishness, our hypocrisy, our purblind sentimentalism.

Our actual enemy is not any force exterior to ourselves, but our own crying weaknesses, our cowardice, our selfishness, our hypocrisy, our purblind sentimentalism.



In order to see, you have to stop being in the middle of the picture

In order to see, you have to stop being in the middle of the picture



The supreme state of human love is...the unity of one soul in two bodies.

The supreme state of human love is...the unity of one soul in two bodies.



The first principle of true teaching is that nothing can be taught.

The first principle of true teaching is that nothing can be taught.



The Divine Truth is greater than any religion or creed or scripture or idea or philosophy.

The Divine Truth is greater than any religion or creed or scripture or idea or philosophy.



One who loves God finds the object of his love everywhere.

One who loves God finds the object of his love everywhere.



If a religion is not universal, it cannot be eternal. A narrow religion, a sectarian religion, an exclusive religion can live only for a limited time and a limited purpose.

If a religion is not universal, it cannot be eternal. A narrow religion, a sectarian religion, an exclusive religion can live only for a limited time and a limited purpose.





Other quotes you may like



Make yourself necessary to somebody.

Make yourself necessary to somebody.



To get a child's trust - you may know or not - is a very hard thing to do. They're so used to not believing adults - because adults tell tales and lies all the time.

To get a child's trust - you may know or not - is a very hard thing to do. They're so used to not believing adults - because adults tell tales and lies all the time.



The clock always ticks. There are times you don't hear it, and there are times that you do.

The clock always ticks. There are times you don't hear it, and there are times that you do.



People hate what they don't understand and try to destroy it.

People hate what they don't understand and try to destroy it.



To narrate is to create, for living is just being lived.

To narrate is to create, for living is just being lived.



If we practice stepping into the unknown, moment by moment, hour by hour, millions of times, then death is just the next step into the unknown. It loses its terror.

If we practice stepping into the unknown, moment by moment, hour by hour, millions of times, then death is just the next step into the unknown. It loses its terror.



Statistics are the heart of democracy.

Statistics are the heart of democracy.



The shock of photographed atrocities wears off with repeated viewings, just as the surprise and bemusement felt the first time one sees a pornographic movie wear off after one sees a few more.

The shock of photographed atrocities wears off with repeated viewings, just as the surprise and bemusement felt the first time one sees a pornographic movie wear off after one sees a few more.




Quote Description


This page presents the quote "Our human knowledge is a candle burnt On a dim altar to a sun-vast Truth.". Author of this quote is Sri Aurobindo. This quote is about candle, knowledge, humans, sun, truth, human knowledge,.