Khalil Gibran (January 6, 1883 – April 10, 1931) was a Lebanese-American artist, poet, and writer.Born in the town of Bsharri in the north of modern-day Lebanon.He is chiefly known in the English-speaking world for his 1923 book The Prophet, an early example of inspirational fiction including a series of philosophical essays written in poetic English prose. The book sold well despite a cool critical reception, gaining popularity in the 1930s and again especially in the 1960s counterculture. Gibran is the third best-selling poet of all time, behind Shakespeare and Lao-Tzu.
“One day you will ask me which is more important? My life or yours? I will say mine and you will walk away not knowing that you are my life.”
“If you love somebody, let them go, for if they return, they were always yours. If they don’t, they never were.”
“It takes a minute to have…
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