Kahlil Gibran the legend who has ruled the hearts with sheer brilliance and inimitable talent with words. When I got hi Prophet and other works for review, I did not have to think twice. For I knew I am going to get my hands on a classic. Hence this is indeed not a review. It is musing by a reader who is stuck between the quotes Kahlil Gibran has sprinkled all over this work of fiction.
The prophet is a classic by Kahlil Gibran. It is presented as the 26 lessons narrated by Al Mustafa. It is the ultimate lesson of philosophy. What makes it a timeless classic is the fact that the lessons are all the more relevant in contemporary lives.
And there are those who have truth within them, but they tell it not in words.
Each sentence of this work is a quote Kahlil Gibran has crafted with a touch of magic. Each one is unique and stands true if taken alone.
The works of magic
The works that we see further, be it Broken wings , the creator or any other work, each of them gives us ultimate lessons of understanding, fighting your ego, being true to one’s self, and that of love, life, and death. These are pearls of wisdom that we could cherish for the rest of our lives.
This is one book that every literature lover should possess. The works are handpicked ones and they are collated into a 209-page book that you can carry anywhere and keep with you for life. Moving forward, this is one book that I would want my kids to read again and ag