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On Pain - Poem by Khalil Gibran

Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses
your understanding.

Even as the stone of the fruit must break, that its
heart may stand in the sun, so must you know pain.

And could you keep your heart in wonder at the
daily miracles of your life, your pain would not seem
less wondrous than your joy;

And you would accept the seasons of your heart,
even as you have always accepted the seasons that
pass over your fields.

And you would watch with serenity through the
winters of your grief.

Much of your pain is self-chosen.

It is the bitter potion by which the physician within
you heals your sick self.

Therefore trust the physician, and drink his remedy
in silence and tranquillity:

For his hand, though heavy and hard, is guided by
the tender hand of the Unseen,

And the cup he brings, though it burn your lips, has
been fashioned of the clay which the Potter has
moistened with His own sacred tears.


Comments about On Pain by Khalil Gibran

  • Rookie - 208 Points Samir Roj (9/20/2017 11:10:00 PM)

    And the cup he brings, though it burn your lips, has
    been fashioned of the clay which the Potter has
    moistened with His own sacred tears.
    what to say! ! one of the laureate of literature Khalil Gibran! ! one of my best. (Report) Reply

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  • Gold Star - 6,677 Points Rajendra Rout (9/19/2017 10:34:00 AM)

    Much of your pain is self-chosen.

    Beautiful poem dear poet. (Report) Reply

  • Bronze Star - 2,082 Points Besma Dziri (6/4/2017 3:21:00 AM)

    Profound poem. Impressive imagery. Great poetry 💝 (Report) Reply

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Poems About Pain

  1. 1. On Pain , Khalil Gibran
  2. 2. After Great Pain, A Formal Feeling Comes , Emily Dickinson
  3. 3. Pain Within , Jennifer Rondeau
  4. 4. I'Ve A Pain In My Head , Jane Austen
  5. 5. Pain In Pleasure , Elizabeth Barrett Browning
  6. 6. Pain , James Grengs
  7. 7. The Pain , rhiannonm franklin
  8. 8. A Baby Asleep After Pain , David Herbert Lawrence
  9. 9. Pain , Ruth warren
  10. 10. Hymn To Physical Pain , Rudyard Kipling
  11. 11. I Feel Your Pain , Octavia B. Hawkins-Richardson
  12. 12. To The God Of Pain , Sarojini Naidu
  13. 13. Thanks For The Pain , Matthew Hyatt
  14. 14. 'Twas The Old—road—through Pain , Emily Dickinson
  15. 15. There Is A Pain—so Utter , Emily Dickinson
  16. 16. Pain Is Love , Ashley Roseanne Pleasure
  17. 17. The Hymn To Physical Pain , Rudyard Kipling
  18. 18. So Much Pain , Sylvia Chidi
  19. 19. The Pain You Give Me Is Love , Uriah Hamilton
  20. 20. The Mystery Of Pain , Emily Dickinson
  21. 21. Pain , Sweet Cali M...
  22. 22. (b) 6 (Pain/Longing) I Just Want To Cl.. , Renu Rakheja a.k.a Tranquil ..
  23. 23. Pain Pain Pain , Susie Sunshine
  24. 24. Pain Has An Element Of Blank; , Emily Dickinson
  25. 25. With My Own Pain , Sandra Osborne
  26. 26. Living With Pain , Angela Davis
  27. 27. Africa's Pain Is My Pain , Ayanle Isak
  28. 28. Pain , Emily Dickinson
  29. 29. In Small Circles (I Feel No Pain) , Kelly Vinal
  30. 30. I Cried At Pity—not At Pain , Emily Dickinson
  31. 31. To Learn The Transport By The Pain , Emily Dickinson
  32. 32. Is Pain A Memory, Is Pain A Friend? , Mandy Lee
  33. 33. Pain , Yiannis Baki
  34. 34. Pain&Mdash;Expands The Time , Emily Dickinson
  35. 35. This Last Pain , William Empson
  36. 36. Joy To Have Merited The Pain , Emily Dickinson
  37. 37. Pain Has An Element , Emily Dickinson
  38. 38. The Pain , James Grengs
  39. 39. A Pleasure In The Pain? , Rajaram Ramachandran
  40. 40. Pain , Thomas Edward Brown
  41. 41. Love In Much Pain , Marvin Brato Sr
  42. 42. How Long Will The Pain Last? , Megan Dugan
  43. 43. If Pain For Peace Prepares , Emily Dickinson
  44. 44. Pain And Sorrow , sylvia spencer
  45. 45. (b) 26 (Pain/Longing) Forever? , Renu Rakheja a.k.a Tranquil ..
  46. 46. *this One Is For The Pain* , Nicci hopmann
  47. 47. The Pain , Crystal Johnson
  48. 48. The Hallowing Of Pain , Emily Dickinson
  49. 49. The Pain Of Pain , Justin MonacoBarnes
  50. 50. A Perfect Pain , Aisha Sherazi
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