quote by Khalil Gibran

One day you will ask me which is more important? My life or yours? I will say mine and you will walk away not knowing that you are my life.

— Khalil Gibran

Charming Mores quotations

A successful man is one who makes more money than his wife can spend.

A successful woman is one who can find such a man.


Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood.

Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.

Beware of false knowledge; it is more dangerous than ignorance.

There is something that happens when you get emancipated.

You approach life differently. You eat differently. You respect yourself more. You respect the gift you have been given.

Ideas are more powerful than guns. We would not let our enemies have guns, why should we let them have ideas.


Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are.

Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas.

No one can pass through life, any more than he can pass through a bit of country, without leaving tracks behind, and those tracks may often be helpful to those coming after him in finding their way.

The secret of happiness, you see, is not found in seeking more, but in developing the capacity to enjoy less.

Nobody is more inferior than those who insist on being equal.


You accomplish more with a smile, a handshake, and a gun than you do with just a smile and a handshake.

Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.

The energy in the daytime is so different because everyone is so unhappy and depressed and you can pick up on that energy psychokinetically. So I like to come out at night. Everything's settled, you can see more.

The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.

Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one.


Decisions made in Washington are more important to us than those made here in Dar es-Salaam. So, maybe my people should be allowed to vote in American presidential elections.

Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction.

We didn't pass it to our children in the bloodstream. It must be fought for, protected, and handed on for them to do the same.

A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.

Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.

There are more fake guides, teachers in the world than stars.

The real guide is the one who makes you see your inner beauty, not the one who wants to be admired and followed.


Width of life is more important than length of life.

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.

Only once in your life, I truly believe, you find someone who can completely turn your world around. You tell them things that you've never shared with another soul and they absorb everything you say and actually want to hear more.

If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more, and become more, you are a leader.

It's far more important to know what person the disease has than what disease the person has.


If you make listening and observation your occupation you will gain much more than you can by talk.

Watch your back, but more importantly when you get out the shower, dry your back. Its a cold world out there.

The more real you get, the more unreal things get.

A thorough knowledge of the Bible is worth more than a college education.

I've missed more than 9000 shots in my career.

I've lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I've been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I've failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.


Extraordinary people survive under the most terrible circumstances and they become more extraordinary because of it.

Most of the successful people I've known are the ones who do more listening than talking.

Feelings are like chemicals, the more you analyze them the worse they smell.

Your life is nothing more than a love story.

Between you and God. Nothing more. Every person, every experience, every gift, every loss, every pain is sent to your path for one reason and one reason only: to bring you back to Him.