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Publisher's Summary

One of the most popular and profound inspirational writers of all time shares simple wisdom for living a happy and fulfilling life.

This book is a collection of Gibran's words on how to live. Here are his thoughts on what it means to live in community and solitude and what gives life meaning, along with his often prescient views on government, organized religion, wealth, and commerce. Gibran's sensibility feels contemporary. He did not recognize any ultimate authority outside of the human soul: "It were wiser to speak less of God, whom we cannot understand and more of each other, whom we may understand."

This is the essential Gibran, with 88 selections organized into five sections that elucidate answers to the questions that each of us face: 

  1. Living a Wise Life
  2. Community Wisdom
  3. Wise Exchange
  4. Wisdom from Solitude
  5. Wisdom Beyond Words

This inspirational gift volume gently guides listeners through life's big issues: meaning and mortality, good and evil, and discovering an authentic spiritual path. Suitable for all gift-giving occasions, it is a book that delights, informs, and inspires.

©2019 Kahlil Gibran (P)2019 Blackstone Audio, Inc.

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Words of Wisdom Truly a Poet of the best

ok the legend and the spirit of man of wonders, a gift for the soul and heart of hearing of words

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Very Interesting

We used a passage from Gibran's work in our wedding vows many years ago. I enjoyed going further into his works. Great narration, as well.

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Beautifully done

Completely enjoyed this audio book! I love Kahlil Gibran’s work and this did not disappoint. Highly recommend

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One of My Favorites

Gibran is one of the greatest minds of our time!!! The narration is excellent also. Thoroughly enjoyed listening.