Ruskin Bond is an Indian author, born on 19 May 1934 in Mussoorie, India. He is a renowned contemporary Indian writer and of British Accent. Bond has never failed to inspire and thrill us and leave us feeling warm inside every time we read any of his writings. He has written in almost every genre – essay, short story, novel, travelogue, poem, etc. Short stories as essays are one of his favorite forms. His stories were mostly on childhood, friendship, family, love, and nature, we unknowingly learn a few precious things which, perhaps, none of our school books could have ever taught us.
Some of his famous writings are - The Room on the Roof, The Blue Umbrella, A Flight of Pigeons, Rusty, the Boy from the Hills, A Handful of Nuts. He was awarded Padma Shri in 1999 and the Padma Bhushan in 2014.
Here are some of the inspiring and iconic quotes by Ruskin Bond -