Khalil Gibran Sayings and Quotes

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


Ever has it been that loves knows not its own death until the hour of separation.     

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Ever has it been that love knows not its own depth until the hour of separation.     

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Trust in dreams, for in them is hidden the gate to eternity.     

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And think not that you can direct the course of love, for love, if it finds you worthy, directs your course.     

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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.     

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Ever has it been that love knows not its own depth until the hour of separation.     

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Ever has it been that love knows not its own depth until the hour of separation.     

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Poetry is a deal of joy and pain and wonder, with a dash of the dictionary.     

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Life without liberty is like a body without spirit.     

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Ever has it been that loves knows not its own death until the hour of separation.     

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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.     

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Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity.     

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Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity.     

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

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We are all prisoners but some of us are in cells with windows and some without.     

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I prefer to be a dreamer among the humblest, with visions to be realized, than lord among those without dreams and desires.     

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Faith is a knowledge within the heart, beyond the reach of proof.     

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Marriage is like a golden ring in a chain, whose beginning is a glance and whose ending is eternity.     

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Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.     

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Rebellion without truth is like spring in a bleak, arid desert.     

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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.     

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A thief is a man in need. A liar is a man in fear.     

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

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Spiritual awakening is the most essential thing in man's life, and it is the sole purpose of being. Is not civilization, in all its tragic forms, a supreme motive for spiritual awakening?     

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If the other person injures you, you may forget the injury; but if you injure him you will always remember.     

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You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.     

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When you work you are a flute through whose heart the whispering of the hours turns to music. Which of you would be a reed, dumb and silent, when all else sings together in unison?     

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To be able to look back upon ones life in satisfaction, is to live twice.     

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The smallest act of kindness is worth more than the greatest intention.     

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The wolves prey upon the lambs in the darkness of the night, but the blood stains remain upon the stones in the valley until the dawn comes, and the sun reveals the crime to all.     

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