Art thou like me, child of my darkest heart? And dost thou think my untamed thoughts and speak my vast language?

Khalil Gibran

Khalil Gibran

Profession: Poet
Nationality: Lebanese

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Shall the nightingale offend the stillness of the night, or the firefly the stars? And shall your flame or your smoke burden the wind?

In one drop of water are found all the secrets of all the oceans; in one aspect of You are found all the aspects of existence.

Nor is it a thought I leave behind me, but a heart made sweet with hunger and with thirst.

Our anxiety does not come from thinking about the future, but from wanting to control it.

But I say to you that when you work you fulfill a part of earth's furthest dream, assigned to you when that dream was born, And in keeping yourself with labour you are in truth loving life, And to love life through labour is to be intimate with life's inmost secret.

Everything in life is good; even gold, for it teaches a lesson. Money is like a stringed instrument; he who does not know how to use it properly will hear only discordant music. Money is like love; it kills slowly and painfully the one who withholds it, and it enlivens the other who turns it upon his fellow man.

These are the believers in life and the bounty of life, and their coffer is never empty.

Learn the words of wisdom uttered by the wise and apply them in your own life. Live them - but do not a make a show of reciting them, for he who repeats what he does not understand is no better than an ass loaded with books.

And there are those who have the truth within them, but they tell it not in words.

Qualities of Good Citizens... is to admire what others have created in love and faith.

You are far, far greater than you know - and all is well.

Doubt is a pain too lonely to know that faith is his twin brother.

A man's true wealth is the good he does in the world.

Love gives nothing but itself, and takes nothing but from itself. Love does not possess, nor would it be possessed. And do not think that you can direct the course of love, for love, if it finds you worthy, directs your course. Love has no other desire but to fulfill itself.