Most people who ask for advice from others have already resolved to act as it pleases them.

Khalil Gibran

Khalil Gibran

Profession: Poet
Nationality: Lebanese

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Say not I have found the truth but rather I have found a truth.

Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit.

And knows that yesterday is but today's memory and tomorrow is today's dream.

If I extend an empty hand and in retrieving it and finding it still empty, I feel disappointment, that is foolishness; yet if I extend a hand which is full and yet find no one to receive it, then that is hopelessness.

He who loses his mother loses a pure soul who blesses and guards him constantly.

A fox looked at his shadow at sunrise and said, I will have a camel for lunch today. And all morning he went about looking for camels. But at noon he saw his shadow again-and he said, A mouse will do.

Wisdom ceases to be wisdom when it becomes too proud to weep, too grave to laugh, and too selfish to seek other than itself.

MIMIC He who repeats what he does not understand is no better than an ass that is loaded with books.

If we were all to sit in a circle and confess our sins, we would laugh at each other for lack of originality. —Kahlil Gibran.

The silence of the envious is too noisy.

In the morning, when I walked in the fields, I saw the token of Eternity in the awakening of nature, and when I sat by the seashore I heard the waves singing the song of Eternity.

Thus with my lips have I denounced you, while my heart, bleeding within me, called you tender names.

Strange, the desire for certain pleasures is a part of my pain.

Fortune craves not Contentment, for it is an earthly hope, and its desires are embraced by union with objects, while Contentment is naught but heartfelt.