Kahlil Gibran Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old kahlil gibran quotes, kahlil gibran sayings, and kahlil gibran proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.     

Kahlil Gibran

You talk when you cease to be at peace with your thoughts.     

Kahlil Gibran

There must be something strangely sacred in salt. It is in our tears and in the sea.     

Kahlil Gibran

The timeless in you is aware of life's timelessness and knows that yesterday is but today's memory and tomorrow is today's dream.     

Kahlil Gibran

For to the bee a flower is the fountain of life, and to the flower a bee is the messenger of love.     

Kahlil Gibran

The teacher who is indeed wise does not bid you to enter the house of his wisdom but rather leads you to the threshold of your mind.     

Kahlil Gibran

When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight.     

Kahlil Gibran

Words are timeless. You should utter them or write them with a knowledge of their timelessness.     

Kahlil Gibran

Hearts united in pain and sorrow will not be separated by joy and happiness. Bonds that are woven in sadness are stronger than the ties of joy and pleasure. Love that is washed by tears will remain eternally pure and faithful.     

Kahlil Gibran

Life is but a sleep disturbed by dreaming, prompted by the will; the saddened soul with sadness hides it's secrets, and the gay, with thrill.     

Kahlil Gibran

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

Kahlil Gibran

Would the valleys were your streets, and the green paths your alleys, that you might seek one another through vineyards, and come with the fragrance of the earth in your garments.     

Kahlil Gibran

Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.     

Kahlil Gibran