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.

Generosity is not giving me that which I need more than you do, but it is giving me that which you need more than I do. Khalil Gibran
If you reveal your secrets to the wind, you should not blame the wind for revealing them to the trees. Khalil Gibran
Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity. Khalil Gibran
Pain and foolishness lead to great bliss and complete knowledge, for Eternal Wisdom created nothing under the sun in vain. Khalil Gibran
A man can be free without being great, but no man can be great without being free. Khalil Gibran
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding. Khalil Gibran
Much of your pain is the bitter potion by which the physician within you heals your sick self. Khalil Gibran
Faith is an oasis in the heart which will never be reached by the caravan of thinking. Khalil Gibran
And think not you can direct the course of love, For love, If it finds you worthy, Directs your course. Khalil Gibran
Sow a seed and the earth will yield you a flower. Dream your dream to the sky and it will bring you your beloved. Khalil Gibran
And ever has it been known that love knows not its own depth until the hour of separation. Khalil Gibran
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. Khalil Gibran
Coming generations will learn equality from poverty, and love from woes. Khalil Gibran
In one drop of water are found all the secrets of all the oceans. Khalil Gibran
In one drop of water are found all the secrets of the oceans. Khalil Gibran
For life and death are one, even as the river and the sea are one. Khalil Gibran
Progress lies not in enhancing what is, but in advancing toward what will be. Khalil Gibran
Doubt is a pain too lonely to know that faith is his twin brother. Khalil Gibran
You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth. Khalil Gibran
If you reveal your secrets to the wind, you should not blame the wind for revealing them to the trees. Khalil Gibran
The lust for comfort, that stealthy thing that enters the house as a guest, and then becomes a host, and then a master. Khalil Gibran
Life without liberty is like a body without spirit. Khalil Gibran
Trees are poems that earth writes upon the sky, We fell them down and turn them into paper, That we may record our emptiness. Khalil Gibran
Life without love is like a tree without blossom and fruit. Khalil Gibran
When you part from your friend, you grieve not; For that which you love most in him may be clearer in his absence, as the mountain to the climber is clearer from the plain. Khalil Gibran
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars. Khalil Gibran
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding. Much of your pain is self-chosen. It is the bitter potion by which the physician within you heals your sick self. Therefore trust the physician, and drink his remedy in silence and tranquility. Khalil Gibran
If your heart is a volcano, how shall you expect flowers to bloom? Khalil Gibran
Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair. Khalil Gibran
Life without liberty is like a body without spirit. Khalil Gibran