Quotes by Lebanese Artist Kahlil Gibran


Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity. Kahlil Gibran

Yesterday is but today's memory, and tomorrow is today's dream. Kahlil Gibran

Beauty in not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart. Kahlil Gibran

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


Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need. Kahlil Gibran

You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give. Kahlil Gibran

Ever has it been that love knows not its own depth until the hour of separation. Kahlil Gibran

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

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

Tenderness and kindness are not signs of weakness and despair, but manifestations of strength and resolutions. Kahlil Gibran

I have learned silence from the talkative, toleration from the intolerant, and kindness from the unkind; yet strange, I am ungrateful to these teachers. Kahlil Gibran

Love possesses not nor will it be possessed, for love is sufficient unto love. Kahlil Gibran

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

Your friend is your field which you sow with love and reap with thanksgiving. Kahlil Gibran

If my survival caused another to perish, then death would be sweeter and more beloved. Kahlil Gibran

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

Say not, I have found the truth, but rather, I have found a truth. Kahlil Gibran

And let the winds of the heavens dance between you. Kahlil Gibran

The significance of a man is not in what he attains, but rather what he longs to attain. Kahlil Gibran

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


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