Khalil Gibran Quotes

Kahlil Gibran

Khalil Gibran (1883 – 1931) was a Lebanese-American writer, poet, visual artist, and philosopher. Born in a village in the Ottoman Empire, Gibran immigrated with his family to the United States in 1895, where he studied art and began his literary career, writing in both English and Arabic. He was an accomplished visual artist, especially in drawing and watercolor, having attended the Académie Julian art school in Paris from 1908 to 1910. Gibran is best known as the author of The Prophet, which was first published in the United States in 1923 and is one of the best-selling books of all time.

One Journey Quotations

Quotes by Khalil Gibran…

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.

Khalil Gibran (1883 – 1931)