“No man can reveal to you aught but that which already lies half asleep in the dawning of you
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- Khalil Gibran: “No man can reveal to you aught but that which already lies half asleep in the dawning of you
“No man can reveal to you aught but that which already lies half asleep in the dawning of your knowledge.
The teacher who walks in the shadow of the temple, among his followers, gives not of his wisdom but rather of his faith and his lovingness.
If he is indeed wise he does not bid you enter the house of his wisdom, but rather leads you to the threshold of your own mind.”
-- The Prophet by Kahlil Gibran
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[alex aagaard] - Kahlil is the best poet ever :-)
[alisa twarzynski] - Beautiful! Where there is shadow. . .there is light.
[teresa kines] - The Prophet ... i had that book and several others. I haven't read Kahlil Gibran since early high school trying to find the "clear light" ... I'll have to break them out . "Wisdom ceases to be wisdom when it becomes to proud to weep, too grave to laugh, and to selfish to seek other than itself".
[mattie zelinski] - Someday's when my life is going well,I read Khalil and cannot understand his writings.But other days when I am in turmoil,pain or recovering from like today,it makes perfect sense.
[paul cobbin] - Ahmed of Kindrid spirit, peace be with you in these times for Egypt. I know that for you, those prose of Gibran are more than just your readings of a Prophet so I counter with more of the same. There are two people I have encountered in your cast, both sailors and you are one so I leave you with this from Gibran;
"And a ship without rudder may wander aimlessly among perilous isles yet sink not to the bottom."
Ahmed, you have a spirit and understanding of things that goes well beyond your years. Some day for the grace of humanity you must find your way.
[gerardo bentancourt massiotti] - Ningún hombre puede revelar a usted otra cosa que lo que ya está medio dormido en el amanecer de su conocimiento.
El maestro que camina a la sombra del templo, entre sus seguidores, no da de su sabiduría, sino más bien de su fe y su amorosidad.
Si él es sabio de verdad, no oferta entrar en la casa de su sabiduría, sino que conduce a la puerta de su propia mente ".
- El Profeta de Kahlil Gibran
[sam dalili] - My favorite author! This quote expresses why you are such a true teacher. You never push your ideas you just enhance your students dreams and try to push them into reality!!
[aurora ramalho] - AH, Gibran! I love you!
[emily nathan] - One of my favorite books of all time!!!!
[mike moon] - Need to swim deep in myself
[glen roberts] - the master speaks ...listen and think
[charlotte kairouz] - So very beautiful Ghassan Naddaf I love this, like you hubibi May God bless you in all you do xox
[elisha way] - I enjoy his writings so much :-) artwork with words.
[marija androvic] - sometimes I lead him to the threshold of his own minds...I hope..
[natalie mary] - Love his wisdom !!
[aunt faye] - His writings will forever live on...so deep, so heartfelt, so thought-provoking, you can't read his work and leave the way you came...
[nonie dendy] - Oh Khalil, Khalil, you and Myles na Gopaleen are my inspiration.
[barbara wood] - I agree with you Alex - Love him
[wanda schermerhorn rhoades] - So. True, Mary.
[maddy utama harris] - Wooow that's great....!!!
[rachael birge] - Ray Chavis I need this book again. :) <3
[colleen theron] - The teacher who can relate to his students,that is the best kind.The doorkeeper of knowledge.Hope the grammar is correct.
[larry braley] - Khalil left us what he could....Perhaps Jehovah took him at his young age so that he could Write more for others....it's a big Universe!! Love this guy!!
[didi pestana] - Great books ... Deserve to be read
[chris green] - so difficult to decide my favorite words from The Prophet, but these are among the TOP.
[rita stanbouli wood] - That's beautiful..
[chandra geremick] - Clare Broadbent have you read The Prophet?
[george ghawi] - beat Lebanese philosophe .profet, poet
[marija androvic] - HE leads me always to the soul & minds, couse HE is my beloved one..
[ginger kent] - Stop Common Core and teach our children!
[sepalee abeywardena] - hello darling Anandika Kumarasinghe... i know you will like this..
[calla wells] - a life-long appreciator of Kahlil Gibran...beautiful!
[alvin ajjah ajjah] - Wow its good n very beautiful prose.......
[cynthia robbins] - the most beautiful of author of whose books i am proud to be a possessor of...thank you dawn, for the awakening
[adwena shemon] - one of my favourite passages
[dubravka radivojevic] - So great quote to contemplate on!
[tota mema] - http://youtu.be/eN61VmziDrU
[asha mandapa] - I have been reading Gibran since high school . I felt his words so diferently then. At different stages of my journey through Life, He speaks to me the same words, but they resonate in my soul. So differently. Gibran.a Man for.all seasons. The prophet and secrets of the heart..are some of my favourites
[leenu anjaria] - I liked it. thanks lopa.
[maria cristina pensalfine] - un capolavoro...Il Profeta.....da leggere!
[prem persaud] - Take your time think, admire and Love.
[gosia adamczyk] - Great and beautiful
[debbie guido-herrera] - I love him. Your father and I were married with his words.
[alexandra endres] - ich liebe khalil gibran seit meiner jugend u drum liegt er auf meim nachtkastl.... ok, ned persönlich.....;-)
[ann armstrong-o'donnell] - Love what he says
[ralph brian carmichael] - He speaks the truth!
[david c jackson] - I will remember this and do my best to live it.
[saleem ibrahim] - this fucking guy was a legend
[holly hayman whittaker] - So beautiful and so before his time I love this
[herbert jones] - Igniting some else brain to commence thinking is better than providing antitokes of wisdom!!!
Khalil Gibran: “No man can reveal to you aught but that which already lies half asleep in the dawning of you - 50th Comments
[megan day gray paterson-brown] - Jamal Rahman, you remind me of this..
[petra sanders] - Oh how beautiful...
[landon neeff] - These are some of my favorite words ever spoken.
[meziane mohammed r] - wISDOME JOINED WITH SIMPLICITY !
[muli aditya] - The best book ever ..
[tymm simpson] - If i am not mistaken that is the head of Orpheus after it being ripped off his shoulders by crazy drunk women running around chasing Pan(according to the myth)
[habib chreiki] - I absolutely love this quote.
[ronald augustine] - Definitely, words to ponder
[qazi ahkam] - Platonic wisdom...Beautiful!!!
[joann fabritz] - Like Sharing <3 <3
[grace sam block] - I like his thinking and writhing awesome!!!!!
[mike moon] - It's an anormes deep self conscious
[bella elizabeth] - Really looking forward to reading the books of his that I just got :) <3
[thoi gian] - “Một nửa những gì tôi viết là vô nghĩa, nhưng tôi nói nửa ấy ra để nửa kia có thể với tới bạn”
[sam dalili] - Robin Collins is this an awesome quote or what :)
[athina mertzani] - I love him!he is such a philosopher!
[nalini jeet] - One of my favorite quotes from the Prophet!!Love!!!
[alyce grey] - ...the threshold of MY mind? Psh. I'll pass.
[nashla kaled] - amo esse escritor,,,demaissssssssssssssssssssssssssss
[henhen mojang] - Beautiful!!! and he always did touching in my heart so...
[chuck martin] - This is so true..true wisdom.
[seema m khan] - Beautifully written .
[peter guimarães wright] - everyone remembers everything
[milly montalvo-stewart] - Beautifully written :)
[sharmani fowler] - Stephen Kirwin :-)
[fleur almeida] - omg I loveeeeee Kahlil Gibran I js Loveeeeeeeeeeee him
[twist omario cj] - Immortal and Beautiful words.
[mike naaimat] - priceless words !!!
[tin ka] - most beautiful writing ever. i <3 his work...
[chris veihl] - Another beautiful morning meditation from a true Master teacher- peace
[tmg myway] - I sisht to see a movie... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K3zROeSfFxc La compre en el Excellence con la obra completa de Tagore con mi mejor amiga.