Sri Aurobindo Quote

One thing seems at any rate certain, that the spiritual motive will be in the future of India, as in her past, the real originative and dominating strain. By spirituality we do not mean a remote metaphysical mind or the tendency to dream rather than to act. That was not the great India of old in her splendid days of vigour, — whatever certain European critics or interpreters of her culture may say, — and it will not be the India of the future. Metaphysical thinking will always no doubt be a strong element in her mentality, and it is to be hoped that she will never lose her great, her sovereign powers in that direction...


The Renaissance in India (1918)

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One thing seems at any rate certain, that the spiritual motive will be in the future of India, as in her past, the real originative and dominating...

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One thing seems at any rate certain, that the spiritual motive will be in the future of India, as in her past, the real originative and dominating...

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One thing seems at any rate certain, that the spiritual motive will be in the future of India, as in her past, the real originative and dominating...

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One thing seems at any rate certain, that the spiritual motive will be in the future of India, as in her past, the real originative and dominating...