It is in exchanging the gifts of the earth that you shall find abundance and be satisfied.

Khalil Gibran

Khalil Gibran

Profession: Poet
Nationality: Lebanese

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And if there come the singers and the dancers and the flute-players, — buy of their gifts also. For they too are gatherers of fruit and frankincense, and that which they bring, though fashioned of dreams, is raiment and food for your soul.

And let it direct your passion with reason, that your passion may livethrough its own daily resurrection, and like the phoenix rise above its own ashes.

To you the earth yields her fruit, and you shall not want if you but know how to fill your hands.

We wanderers, ever seeking the lonelier way, begin no day where we have ended another day; and no sunrise finds us where sunset left us. Even while the earth sleeps we travel. 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.

You are good when you strive to give of yourself.

Poverty is a veil that obscures the face of greatness. An appeal is a mask covering the face of tribulation.

I AM IGNORANT of absolute truth. But I am humble before my ignorance and therein lies my honor and my reward.

Safeguarding the rights of others is the most noble and beautiful end of a human being.

To be overmindful of your debt is to doubt his generosity who has the free-hearted earth for mother, and God for father...

If he is indeed wise he does not bid you enter the house of his wisdom, but rather leads you to the threshold of your own mind.

If indeed you must be candid be candid beautifully.

The lights of stars that were extinguished ages ago still reaches us. So it is with great men who died centuries ago, but still reach us with the radiations of their personalities.

I slept and I dreamed that life is all joy. I woke and I saw that life is all service. I served and I saw that service is joy.

Life is indeed darkness save when there is urge, and all urge is blind save when there is knowledge, and all knowledge is vain save when there is work, and all work is empty save when there is love.