Home Daily Quotes Topics Pictures Favorite Authors All Authors Author Types

Popular Topics Love
Life
Funny
Famous
Inspirational


Follow us also on:
Follow us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter Follow us on Google+ Follow us on Tumblr Follow us on Pinterest

Link To Us


Author Info:

Type: Poet
Nationality: Lebanese American
Date of Birth: 01/06/1883
Date of Death: 04/10/1931




 

Kahlil Gibran Quotes

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Pinterest

Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Kahlil Gibran

Trust in dreams, for in them is hidden the gate to eternity.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Kahlil Gibran

Love is trembling happiness.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Kahlil Gibran

Your friend is your needs answered.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Kahlil Gibran

Life without liberty is like a body without spirit.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Kahlil Gibran

Love... It surrounds every being and extends slowly to embrace all that shall be.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Kahlil Gibran

An eye for an eye, and the whole world would be blind.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Kahlil Gibran

If your heart is a volcano, how shall you expect flowers to bloom?
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Kahlil Gibran

Let there be no purpose in friendship save the deepening of the spirit.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Kahlil Gibran

The reality of the other person lies not in what he reveals to you, but what he cannot reveal to you. Therefore, if you would understand him, listen not to what he says, but rather to what he does not say.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Kahlil Gibran

Progress lies not in enhancing what is, but in advancing toward what will be.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Kahlil Gibran

Yesterday we obeyed kings and bent our necks before emperors. But today we kneel only to truth, follow only beauty, and obey only love.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Kahlil Gibran

If the grandfather of the grandfather of Jesus had known what was hidden within him, he would have stood humble and awe-struck before his soul.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Kahlil Gibran

Poetry is a deal of joy and pain and wonder, with a dash of the dictionary.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Kahlil Gibran

Pain and foolishness lead to great bliss and complete knowledge, for Eternal Wisdom created nothing under the sun in vain.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Kahlil Gibran

Work is love made visible. And if you cannot work with love but only with distaste, it is better that you should leave your work and sit at the gate of the temple and take alms of those who work with joy.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Kahlil Gibran

I wash my hands of those who imagine chattering to be knowledge, silence to be ignorance, and affection to be art.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Kahlil Gibran

Nor shall derision prove powerful against those who listen to humanity or those who follow in the footsteps of divinity, for they shall live forever. Forever.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Kahlil Gibran

I love you when you bow in your mosque, kneel in your temple, pray in your church. For you and I are sons of one religion, and it is the spirit.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Kahlil Gibran

Wisdom ceases to be wisdom when it becomes too proud to weep, too grave to laugh, and too selfish to seek other than itself.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Kahlil Gibran

Much of your pain is the bitter potion by which the physician within you heals your sick self.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Kahlil Gibran

I have learned silence from the talkative, toleration from the intolerant, and kindness from the unkind; yet, strange, I am ungrateful to those teachers.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Kahlil Gibran

Where is the justice of political power if it executes the murderer and jails the plunderer?
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Kahlil Gibran

March on. Do not tarry. To go forward is to move toward perfection. March on, and fear not the thorns, or the sharp stones on life's path.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Kahlil Gibran

When you work you are a flute through whose heart the whispering of the hours turns to music. Which of you would be a reed, dumb and silent, when all else sings together in unison?
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Kahlil Gibran



Popular Authors Buddha
Osho
Kahlil Gibran
Socrates
Albert Einstein


Browse Authors
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z