Khalil Gibran

Whether they were heroes, poets, scholars, or leaders, the brightest minds in human history have thought and written about values and their meanings. Here are some inspirational quotes by Khalil Gibran.

friendship

“Friendship is always a sweet responsibility; never an opportunity.”

Khalil Gibran (1883-1931);
Artist, Poet, Writer

forgiveness

“Yesterday is but a dream, and tomorrow is only a vision, but today well lived makes every yesterday a dream of happiness and every tomorrow a vision of hope.”

Khalil Gibran (1883-1931);
Artist, Poet, Writer

love

“Work is love made visible. And if you cannot work with joy but only with distaste, it is better that you should leave your work and sit at the gate of the temple, and take alms from them who work with joy.”

Khalil Gibran (1883-1931);
Artist, Poet, Writer

right choices

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

Khalil Gibran (1883-1931);
Artist, Poet, Writer

strength

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

Khalil Gibran (1883-1931);
Artist, Poet, Writer

live life

“Your living is determined not so much by what life brings to you as by the attitude you bring to life; not so much by what happens to you as by the way your mind looks at what happens.”

Khalil Gibran (1883-1931);
Artist, Poet, Writer

true beauty

“Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.”

Khalil Gibran (1883-1931);
Artist, Poet, Writer

live life

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

Khalil Gibran (1883-1931);
Artist, Poet, Writer

strength

“Tenderness and kindness are not signs of weakness and despair, but manifestations of strengths and resolutions.”

Khalil Gibran (1883-1931);
Artist, Poet, Writer

true beauty

“Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.”

Khalil Gibran (1883-1931);
Artist, Poet, Writer