"Death most resembles a prophet who is without honor in his own land or a poet who is a stranger among his people."
"A man who won't die for something is not fit to live."Khalil Gibran on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"To be idle is a short road to death and to be diligent is a way of life foolish people are idle, wise people are diligent."Khalil Gibran on Buddha
"The fear of death is the most unjustified of all fears, for there's no risk of accident for someone who's dead."Khalil Gibran on Albert Einstein
"The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time."Khalil Gibran on Mark Twain
"Death is no more than passing from one room into another. But there's a difference for me, you know. Because in that other room I shall be able to see."Khalil Gibran on Helen Keller
"Art is a step from what is obvious and well-known toward what is arcane and concealed."
"I wash my hands of those who imagine chattering to be knowledge, silence to be ignorance, and affection to be art."
"Your living is determined not so much by what life brings to you as by the attitude you bring to life not so much by what happens to you as by the way your mind looks at what happens."
"Of life's two chief prizes, beauty and truth, I found the first in a loving heart and the second in a laborer's hand."
"Beauty is eternity gazing at itself in a mirror."