"Yesterday we obeyed kings and bent our necks before emperors. But today we kneel only to truth, follow only beauty, and obey only love."
"The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched - they must be felt with the heart."Khalil Gibran on Helen Keller
"It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light."Khalil Gibran on Aristotle Onassis
"Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant."Khalil Gibran on Robert Louis Stevenson
"Try to be like the turtle - at ease in your own shell."Khalil Gibran on Bill Copeland
"Find a place inside where there's joy, and the joy will burn out the pain."Khalil Gibran on Joseph Campbell
"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."