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The prophet, Al-­Mustafa who has lived in the foreign city of Orphalese for 12 years is about to board a ship which will carry him home. He is stopped by a group of people, with whom he discusses topics such as life and the human condition. The book is divided into chapters dealing with love, marriage, children, giving, eating and drinking, work, joy and sorrow, houses, clothes, buying and selling, crime and punishment, laws, freedom, reason and passion, pain, self-­knowledge, teaching, friendship, talking, time, good and evil, prayer, pleasure, beauty, religion, and death.

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Readers who found meaning and beauty in Kahlil Gibran's The Prophet will appreciate this engaging volume of the author's poetry, aphorisms, thoughts, and observations. Published a few years before The Prophet, The Forerunner traces the trajectory of Gibran's development as an artist and thinker.

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al-­Ajniha al-­Mutakassira (Broken Wings, 1912) Kahlil Gibran (born January 6, 1883 in Bsharri, modern day Lebanon, which was part of Ottoman controlled Syria at the time; died April 10, 1931 in New York City, United States) was a Lebanese American artist, poet, writer, philosopher and theologian. He is the third-­bestselling poet in history after William Shakespeare and Laozi. Excerpted from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

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Exquisite writings on love, marriage, and the spiritual union of souls add a fresh dimension to our understanding of the philosophy of love and the transformation of one's life through its all-­encompassing power.

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The God Separated A Spirit From Himself And Fashioned It Into Beauty. He Showered Upon Her All The Blessings Of Gracefulness And Kindness. He Gave Her The Cup Of Happiness And Said, ?­Drink Not From This Cup Unless You Forget The Past And The Future, For Happiness Is Naught But The Moment.? And He Also Gave Her A Cup Of Sorrow And Said, ?­Drink From This Cup And You Will Understand The Meaning Of The Fleeting Instants Of The Joy Of Life, For Sorrow Ever Abounds.?

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Mary: It is easy for one in a dream to lose his way among the olive groves. And I know a place where Lazarus loved to sit and dream and be still. Oh, mother, it is beside a little stream. If you do not know the place you could not find it. He took me there once, and we sat on two stones, like children. It was spring, and little flowers were growing beside us. We often spoke of that place during the winter season. And each time that he spoke of that place a strange light came into his eyes.

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Kahlil Gibran (full Arabic name Gibran Khalil Gibran with the more standard spelling Khalil;­[a] Arabic: Jubrān Khalīl Jubrān or Jibrān Khalīl Jibrān;­) (January 6, 1883 April 10, 1931) was a Lebanese-­American artist, poet, and writer. Born in the town of Bsharri in the north of modern-­day Lebanon (then part of Ottoman Mount Lebanon), as a young man he immigrated with his family to the United States, where he studied art and began his literary career, writing in both English and Arabic. In the Arab world, Gibran is regarded as a literary and political rebel. His romantic style was at the heart of a renaissance in modern Arabic literature, especially prose poetry, breaking away from the classical school. In Lebanon, he is still celebrated as a literary hero. He is chiefly known in the English-­speaking world for his 1923 book The Prophet, an early example of inspirational fiction including a series of philosophical essays written in poetic English prose. The book sold well despite a . . .

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Passionate and spiritual writings uncovering the philosophical foundations of one of the twentieth century's greatest thinkers Kahlil Gibran's works are known throughout the world for their lyrical grandeur, wisdom, and insights drawn from the everyday sufferings of man. This nine-­book collection captures one of modern history's titanic literary figures at his best. Texts such as "The Secret of the Heart,­" "Laughter and Tears,­" and "Song of the Flower" reveal the vivid splendor of life through Gibran's gifted similes and symbolism.   Passionate and unforgettable, these verses of lyric prose impart to the reader a grand symphony of sparking joys epitomizing the qualities that have made Gibran one of the world's most eminent philosophical virtuosos.  

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