Quotes by Kahlil Gibran

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An exaggeration is a truth that has lost its temper.
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Would that I were a dry well, and that the people tossed stones into me, for that would be easier than to be a spring of flowing water that the thirsty pass by, and from which they avoid drinking.
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 alcohol  

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Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself... You may house their bodies but not their souls, for their souls dwell in the house of tomorrow, which you cannot visit, not even in your dreams.
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You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.
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 children  

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When we turn to one another for counsel we reduce the number of our enemies.
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 enemies  

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The most pitiful among men is he who turns his dreams into silver and gold.
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 dreams  

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For what is it to die, but to stand in the sun and melt into the wind?
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 death  

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What is this world that is hastening me toward I know not what, viewing me with contempt?
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 faith  

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If it were not for guests all houses would be graves.
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You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.
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 gifts  helping  

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