Top 10 Quotes by Khalil Gibran

Khalil Gibran

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

Khalil Gibran
The most pitiful among men is he who turns his dreams into silver and gold.
Khalil Gibran

The deeper that sorrow carves into your being, the more joy you can contain.

Khalil Gibran
The shepherd will deny the diseased lamb in fear of the flock.
Khalil Gibran

We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.

Khalil Gibran
Life without liberty is like a body without spirit.
Khalil Gibran

Pity the nation whose statesman is a fox, whose philosopher is a juggler, and whose art is the art of patching and mimicking. Pity the nation that welcomes its new ruler with trumpetings, and farewells him with hootings, only to welcome another ruler with trumpetings again. Pity the nation whose sages are dumb with years and whose strong men are yet in the cradle. Pity the nation divided into fragments, each fragment deeming itself a nation.

Khalil Gibran
For thought is a bird of space, that in a cage of words may indeed unfold its wings but cannot fly.
Khalil Gibran

Virtue tested: "Have I not survived hunger and thirst, suffering, and mockery for the sake of the truth which heaven has awakened in my heart?

Khalil Gibran
Safeguarding the rights of others is the most noble and beautiful end of a human being. Khalil Gi