I am the infinite sea, and all worlds are but grains of sand upon my shore.

Khalil Gibran

Khalil Gibran

Profession: Poet
Nationality: Lebanese

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We are richer in material wealth than those villagers; but their spirit is a nobler spirit than ours.

In the sweetness of friendship let there be laughter, and sharing of pleasures. For in the dew of little things, does the heart find its morning and is refreshed.

Progress lies not in enhancing what is, but in advancing toward what will be.

For that which is boundless in you abides in the mansion of the sky, whose door is the morning mist, and whose windows are the songs and the silences of night.

It takes a minute to have a crush on someone, an hour to like someone, and a day to love someone... but it takes a lifetime to forget someone.

Love that comes between the naivete and awakening of youth satisfies itself with possessing, and grows with embraces. But Love which is born in the firmament's lap and has descended with the night's secrets is not contented with anything but eternity and immortality.

They see only their shadows, and their shadows are their laws.

We fear death yet we long for slumber and beautiful dreams.

Who never ate his bread in sorrow, Who never spent the darksome hours Weeping, and watching for the morrow,-- He knows ye not, ye gloomy Powers.

The very privilege of non-belief represents the victory of philosophy; otherwise the non-churchgoer would still face the lions or the stake.

As the strings of a lute are apart though they quiver the same music.

We are the seeds of the tenacious plant, and it is in our ripeness and our fullness of heart that we are given to the wind and are scattered.

Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding. Even as the stone of the fruit must break, that its heart may stand in the sun, so must you know pain.

Art arises when the secret vision of the artist and the manifestation of nature agree to find new shapes.