The following quotes might be just empty strings of words for some people, but certainly not for the likes of me. I find these quotes beautiful in a poetic sort of way.
They have a way of stirring my interest in life and in words every time I read them, and it doesn't even matter what they are supposed to mean. If you are anything like me, you're going to love them. Enjoy!
- "They dip their pens in our hearts and think they are inspired." — Kahlil Gibran
- "It is not a garment I cast off this day, but a skin that I tear with my own hands." — Kahlil Gibran
- "The earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair." — Kahlil Gibran
- "One day you will ask me which is more important? My life or yours? I will say mine and you will walk away not knowing that you are my life." — Kahlil Gibran
- "Poetry is a way of taking life by the throat" ― Robert Frost
- "Poetry is the whispering of a truth by the shouting of the best possible lies" ― Oscar Sparrow
- "...And when the earth shall claim your limbs, then shall you truly dance." — Kahlil Gibran
- "A poet is a dethroned king sitting among the ashes of his palace trying to fashion an image out of the ashes." — Kahlil Gibran
- "Whoever is calm and sensible is insane." — Kahlil Gibran
- "Is not the beautiful moon that inspires poets, the same moon which angers the silence of the sea with a terrible roar?" — Kahlil Gibran
- "At the end of my life, with just one breath left, if you come, I'll sit up and sing." — Rumi
- "Nothing I say can explain to you Divine Love. Yet all of creation cannot seem to stop talking about it." — Rumi
- "To have great poets, there must be great audiences" — Kahlil Gibran
- "To be able to look back on ones life with satisfaction, is to live twice" — Kahlil Gibran