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The mountain veiled in mist is not a hill; an oak tree in the rain is not a weeping willow. Kahlil Gibran (1883)

Date added: 05/14/2019

Keep me away from the wisdom which does not cry, the philosophy which does not laugh, and the greatness which does not bow before children. Kahlil Gibran (1883)

Date added: 10/11/2013

You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give. Kahlil Gibran (1883)

Date added: 03/13/2012

If you reveal your secrets to the wind, you should not blame the wind for revealing them to the trees. Kahlil Gibran (1883)

Date added: 03/13/2012

And forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair. Kahlil Gibran (1883)

Date added: 03/13/2012

Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit. Kahlil Gibran (1883)

Date added: 03/13/2012

When you are joyous, look deep into your heart and you shall find it is only that which has given you sorrow that is giving you joy. When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight. Kahlil Gibran (1883)

Date added: 03/13/2012

The path of love is a dynamic balance of opposites, a painful creative tension of uncertainties, Kahlil Gibran (1883)

Date added: 09/25/2011

You often say, "I would give, but only to the deserving."
The trees in your orchard say not so,
Nor the flocks in your pastures.
They give that they may live, for to withhold is to perish,
Kahlil Gibran (1883)

Date added: 09/25/2011
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