Khalil Gibran

(January 6, 1883 – April 10, 1931 / Bsharri)

Khalil Gibran Poems

1. A Lover's Call XXVII 1/1/2004
2. A Tear And A Smile 3/23/2010
3. On Pain 1/1/2004
4. Beauty XXV 1/1/2004
5. Friendship IXX 1/1/2004
6. Children 7/8/2009
7. A Poet's Death is His Life IV 1/1/2004
8. Freedom XIV 1/1/2004
9. Laughter and Tears IX 1/1/2004
10. Death XXVII 1/1/2004
11. A Poet's Voice XV 1/1/2004
12. Joy and Sorrow chapter VIII 1/1/2004
13. Love 7/8/2009
14. Good and Evil XXII 1/1/2004
15. A Visit From Wisdom 3/23/2010
16. Before the Throne of Beauty XXVI 1/1/2004
17. Marriage 7/8/2009
18. The Beauty of Death XIV 1/1/2004
19. Giving chapter V 1/1/2004
20. Crime and Punishment chapter XII 1/1/2004

Giving chapter V

Then said a rich man, "Speak to us of Giving."

And he answered:

You give but little when you give of your possessions.

It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.

For what are your possessions but things you keep and guard for fear you may need them tomorrow?

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