Quotes by Khalil Gibran

Khalil Gibran; sometimes spelled Kahlil; full Arabic name Gibran Khalil Gibran was a Lebanese-American writer, poet, visual artist and Syrian nationalist. Gibran was born in the town of Bsharri in the Mount Lebanon Mutasarrifate, Ottoman Empire, to Khalil Gibran and Kamila Gibran. As a young man Gibran emigrated with his family to the United States, where he studied art and began his literary career, writing in both English and Arabic.

Quotes by Khalil Gibran

Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit.

LoveKhalil Gibran
 
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For life and death are one, even as the river and the sea are one.

Life, DeathKhalil Gibran
 
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You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.

Children & Childhood, Family, ParentsKhalil Gibran
 
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Trust in dreams, for in them is hidden the gate to eternity.

Khalil Gibran
 
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Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.

Khalil Gibran
 
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Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity.

Khalil Gibran
 
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