A Quote by Rabindranath Tagore on language, sovereign, passport, border, and travellers

Languages are jealous sovereigns, and passports are rarely allowed for travellers to cross their strictly guarded borders.

Rabindranath Tagore (1861 - 1941)

Source: as quoted in "Rabindranath Tagore - The Myriad Minded Man" by Krishna Dutta and Andrew Robinson.

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