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Kahlil Gibran Quotes

(1883-1931), Lebanese Poet, Novelist

The obvious is that which is never seen until someone expresses it simply.

Category: Simplicity

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

Category: Suffering

The teacher gives not of his wisdom, but rather of his faith and lovingness.

Category: Teachers And Teaching

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

Category: Truth

Keep me away from the wisdom which does not cry, the philosophy which does not laugh, and the greatness which does not bow before children.

Category: Wisdom

Work is love made visible. And if you can't work with love but only with distaste, it is better that you should leave your work and sit at the gate of the temple and take alms of the people who work with joy.

Category: Work