4umi Khalil Gibran : The Vision

The Vision
Reflections on the Way of the Soul

Arabic writings by Khalil Gibran,
as translated by Juan R. I. Cole and posthumously published in 1994.
cover of the 1994 edition
The 1994 cover
The 1998 reprint
cover of the 1998 edition
“Have mercy, my Soul. For you revealed Love to me and then concealed it.
You and your beauty in light, and ignorance and I in the darkness.
Can light and darkness ever mix?”

Prologue
    The Anthem of Humanity
On Insight
    A Handful of Sand
On Rebellion and Liberty
    The Vision
On Poverty
    My Friend
On Defeat
    The Captive King
On Pride
    The Philosophy of Logic
On Faults
    The Most Great Ocean
On Poetry
    Poet
On Human Unity
    The voice of the poet
On Hidden Realities
    The husk and the pith
On Beauty
    Beauty
On Nature
    Flower song
On Progress
    Children of Gods, Scions of Apes  
On Tragedy
    Vision
On Body and Soul
    Have Mercy, my Soul
On Learning
    My Soul gave me Good Counsel
On Giving
    My Soul is Heavy Laden
On Perfection
    Perfection
On Wisdom
    The Visit of Wisdom
On Death
    The Beauty of Death
On Loyalty
    The Poet of Baalbek
On Immortality
    The letters of fire
On Heedlessness
    Between Reality and Fantasy  
On the Next World
    The Realm of Happiness
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 Khalil Gibran Introductory biography Spirits Rebellious The Broken Wings A Tear and a Smile The Madman The Forerunner The Prophet The New Frontier Sand and Foam Jesus, The Son Of Man The Earth Gods The Wanderer Al-Nay The Garden of the Prophet Lazarus and His Beloved Satan My Countrymen I Believe In You Your Thought And Mine You Have Your Lebanon History and the Nation The Vision Prologue On Rebellion and Liberty On Defeat On Faults On Human Unity On Beauty On Progress On Body and Soul On Giving On Wisdom On Loyalty On Learning On the Next World Visual art