Kahlil Gibran (1883-1931) was a Lebanese-American poet, visual artist, and philosopher. He is best known as the author of The Prophet, a book of prose poetry that has remained in print since its initial publication in 1923.
At the heart of Gibran's work is a celebration of life itself, an exploration of its mysteries, and a serious commitment to reform perceptions about existence.
Gibran believed that humans must support one another, because our destinies are tied to those of others. His work calls us to:
Kahlil Gibran stood for universal peace and understanding.