Defeat, my Defeat, my solitude and my aloofness; You are dearer to me than a thousand triumphs, And sweeter to my heart than all world-glory. Defeat, my Defeat, my self-knowledge and my defiance, Through you I know that I am yet young and swift of foot. And not to be trapped by withering laurels.


He was a part of the ‘New York Pen League’ and renowned for his book ‘The Prophet’ in the English-speaking world. We have rounded some popular, inspiring, enlightening and motivating quotes and sayings by Khalil Gibran which have been gathered from the vast see of his magical writings, poems, thoughts, books, passages, other works and life.

The poem belongs to the popular fable -like poetry collection, “The Prophet”. Khalil Gibran, “Love Is A Magic Ray” 83 Copy quote. Much of your pain is self-chosen. Khalil Gibran. Pain, Adversity, Self. Khalil Gibran (2014).

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[POEM] 'On Freedom' - Khalil Gibran. And an orator said, "Speak to us of Freedom." And he answered: "At the city gate and by your fireside I have seen you prostrate yourself and worship your own freedom, Even as slaves humble themselves before a tyrant and praise him though he slays them. On Children by Kahlil Gibran from the book The Prophet is a moving piece of parenting advice. The poem phrases like 'life's longing for itself', 'they came through you but not from you' provides insights into a parent's role bringing up children.

Even as the stone of the fruit must break, that its. heart may stand in the sun, so must you know pain.

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As I was considering which poem to send out this morning, I came across this meditation on good and evil by Kahlil Gibran. I last featured this poem and commentary about six years ago, and I thought it might be worth sharing again-I like this meditation on good and evil. by Khalil Gibran I believe in you, and I believe in your destiny.

Fear – Khalil Gibran. It is said that before entering the sea. a river trembles with fear. She looks back at the path she has traveled, from the peaks of the mountains, the long winding road crossing forests and villages. And in front of her, she sees an ocean so vast, that to enter.

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Where are you, my beloved? Are you in that little. Paradise, watering the flowers who look upon you. As infants look upon the breast of their mothers? Or are you in your chamber where the shrine of. Virtue has been placed in your honor, and upon. Which you offer my heart and soul as sacrifice?

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Born in the town of Bsharri in modern-day Lebanon (then part of the Ottoman Mount Lebanon mutasarrifate), as a young man he emigrated with his family to the United States where he studied art and began his literary career.

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This "on marriage" excerpt by poet Kahlil Gibran is a sweet reminder for a master bedroom wall. (SD) 2 sizes available made to order weathered rustic wood 

Defeat, my Defeat, my shining sword and shield, In your eyes I have read. That to be enthroned is to be enslaved, And to be understood is to be leveled down, And to be grasped is but to reach one’s fullness. And like a ripe fruit to fall and be consumed. Defeat, my Defeat, my bold companion, A Lover's Call XXVII.

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Khalil Gibran Poems: Back to Poems Page: Laughter and Tears IX by Khalil Gibran. As the Sun withdrew his rays from the garden, and the moon threw cushioned beams upon the flowers, I sat under the trees pondering upon the phenomena of the atmosphere,

17 Feb 2018 And if you ask me, poets don't come better than Kahlil Gibran.