quote by Khalil Gibran

How narrow is the vision that exalts the busyness of the ant above the singing of the grasshopper.

— Khalil Gibran

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When someone critises or disagrees with you, a small ant of hatred and antagonism is born in your heart. If you do not squash that ant at once, it might grow into a snake, or even a dragon.

We are not created for any grander purpose than the ants that are there or the flies that are hovering around us or the mosquitoes that are sucking our blood.

I think everybody should study ants. They have an amazing four-part philosophy. Never give up, look ahead, stay positive and do all you can.

Of course, errors are not good for a chess game, but errors are unavoidable and in any case, a game without ant errors, or as they say 'flawless game' is colorless.


People, chained by monotony, afraid to think, clinging to certainties... they live like ants.

I do not see a delegation for the four-footed.

I see no seat for the eagles. We forget and we consider ourselves superior, but we are after all a mere part of the Creation. And we must continue to understand where we are. And we stand between the mountain and the ant, somewhere and there only, as part of the Creation.

It is not enough to be busy. So are the ants. The question is: What are we busy about?

Even Kings and emperors with heaps of wealth and vast dominion cannot compare with an ant filled with the love of God.

If all humans disappeared today ,the earth would start improving tomorrow.

If all the ants disappeared today ,the earth would start dying tomorrow.


A bit of mould is a pleiad of flowers; a nebula is an ant-hill of stars.

Each of us needs to withdraw from the cares which will not withdraw from us.

We need hours of aimless wandering or spates of time sitting on park benches, observing the mysterious world of ants and the canopy of treetops.

When I was little, I would burn ants with a magnifying glass.

But now that I'm older, I'm more of a cat guy.

The fiercest serpent may be overcome by a swarm of ants.

The whale is endangered, while the ant continues to do just fine.


Ants, fighting together, will vanquish the lion.

All living beings, things that move, are equally important, whether they are human beings, dogs, birds, fish, trees, ants, weeds, rivers, wind or rain. To stay healthy and strong, life must have clean air, clear water and pure food. If deprived of these things, life will cycle to the next level, or as the system says, 'die'.

If ants are such busy workers, how come they find time to go to all the picnics?

The ant's a centaur in his dragon world.

I used to be someone who would not even tread on an ant.

But this is a war for honor and self-defense. A 100 percent elimination policy (by Ankara of the Kurds) has forced me to defense and it has become a glorious defense of a people.


Ants are so much like human beings as to be an embarrassment.

They farm fungi, raise aphids as livestock, launch armies into wars, use chemical sprays to alarm and confuse enemies, capture slaves... They do everything but watch television.

Every blade of grass, every insect, ant, and golden bee, all so amazingly know their path, though they have not intelligence, they bear witness to the mystery of God and continually accomplish it themselves.

Sugar and sand may be mixed together, but the ant rejects the sand and goes off with the sugar grain; so pious men lift the good from the bad.

I never kill insects. If I see ants or spiders in the room, I pick them up and take them outside. Karma is everything.

When many work together for a goal, Great things may be accomplished.

It is said a lion cub was killed By a single colony of ants.


If you do politics the right way, I believe, you can actually make people's lives better. And integrity is the minimum ante to get into the game.

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It is said a lion cub was killed By a single colony of ants.

When you have seen one ant, one bird, one tree, you have not seen them all.

I look at an ant and I see myself: a native South African, endowed by nature with a strength much greater than my size so I might cope with the weight of a racism that crushes my spirit.

Ants are good citizens: they place group interests first.


If you ant to feel deeply, you have to think deeply.

Too often we separate the two. We assume that if we want to feel deeply, then we need to sit around and, well, feel. But emotion built on emotion is empty. True emotion- emotion that is reliable and does not lead us astray- is always a response to reality, to truth.

Got ants in my pants and I need to dance, so big fine mama, come give me a chance.

If a mosquito has a soul, it is mostly evil.

So I don't have too many qualms about putting a mosquito out of its misery. I'm a little more respectful of ants.

No one can know the infinite importance of a tiny drop of water better than a thirsty bird or a little ant or a man of desert!

I was playing golf. I swung, missed the ball, and got a big chunk of dirt. I swung again, missed the ball, and got another big chunk of dirt. Just then, 2 ants climbed on the ball saying, "Let's get up here before we get killed!"

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