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

-Khalil Gibran
Khalil Gibran

Limited love asks for possession of the beloved, but the unlimited asks only for itself.

Khalil Gibran
Qualities of Good Citizens... is to admire what others have created in love and faith
Khalil Gibran

When we oppose the hidden conscience, it does us hurt. When we betray it, it judges us.

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

God has bestowed upon you intelligence and knowledge. Do not extinguish the lamp of Divine Grace and do not let the candle of wisdom die out in the darkness of lust and error. For a wise man approaches with his torch to light up the path of mankind.

Khalil Gibran
God has made many doors opening into truth which He opens to all who knock upon them with hands of faith.
Khalil Gibran

You would know the secret of death. But how shall you find it unless you seek it in the heart of life.

Khalil Gibran
Love descends upon our souls by the will of God and not by the demand or the plea of the individual.
Khalil 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.

Khalil Gibran
They give that they may live, for to withhold is to perish.