1. "They dip their pens in our hearts and think they are inspired."  — Kahlil Gibran
  2. "It is not a garment I cast off this day, but a skin that I tear with my own hands."  — Kahlil Gibran
  3. "The earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair."  — Kahlil Gibran
  4. "To have great poets, there must be great audiences"  — Kahlil Gibran
  5. "Poetry is a way of taking life by the throat" ― Robert Frost
  6. "Poetry is the whispering of a truth by the shouting of the best possible lies" ― Oscar Sparrow
  7. "...And when the earth shall claim your limbs, then shall you truly dance." — Kahlil Gibran
  8. "A poet is a dethroned king sitting among the ashes of his palace trying to fashion an image out of the ashes." — Kahlil Gibran