There is a reason why our country is referred to as incredible India. It is the home to some of the most breathtaking places on the planet. And yet, each place is different in its own way. Each state, each city, each town has something new to surprise you with and the beauty, diversity and culture of the country never fails to charm anyone.

But in the monotone of our lives when do we get the time to appreciate our spectacular country? Sitting in our dull offices we often forget the beauty of the land we live in.

So, as a reminder of her beauty, here are 13 quotes taking you through the length and breadth of India aptly capturing the beauty and essence of the different places that together define our land. Take a look!

1. Kashmir

2. Delhi

3. Mumbai

4. Kolkata

5. Goa

6. Himachal Pradesh

7. Bangalore

8. Kerala

9. North East India

10. Chandigarh

11. Benaras

12. Bombay

13. Kolkata

The land of discovery, the land of diversity. As Romain Ronald aptly puts it, "If there is one place on the face of earth where the dreams of living men have found a home... it is India."