Kahlil Gibran Quotes

And in the sweetness of friendship let there be laughter and the sharing of pleasures. For in the dew of little things the heart finds its morning and is refreshed.

Zeal is a volcano, the peak of which the grass of indecisiveness does not grow.

Yes, there is a Nirvanah; it is leading your sheep to a green pasture, and in putting your child to sleep, and in writing the last line of your poem.

Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.

It is well to give when asked but it is better to give unasked, through understanding.

Your friend is your needs answered.

In battling evil, excess is good; for he who is moderate in announcing the truth is presenting half-truth. He conceals the other half out of fear of the people’s wrath.

Your daily life is your temple and your religion. When you enter into it take with you your all.

Yesterday is but today’s memory, tomorrow is today’s dream.

You have your ideology and I have mine.

To understand the heart and mind of a person, look not at what he has already achieved, but at what he aspires to do.

Wisdom stands at the turn in the road and calls upon us publicly, but we consider it false and despise its adherents.

The optimist sees the rose and not its thorns; the pessimist stares at the thorns, oblivious of the rose.

When we turn to one another for counsel we reduce the number of our enemies.

The deeper sorrow carves into your being the more joy you can contain.

Say not, ‘I have found the truth,’ but rather, ‘I have found a truth’.

What is this world that is hastening me toward I know not what, viewing me with contempt?

If you reveal your secrets to the wind you should not blame the wind for revealing them to the trees.

If indeed you must be candid, be candid beautifully.

We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.

Every man loves two women;the one is the creation of his imagination and the other is not yet born.

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