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Kahlil Ghibran on Houses

What have you in these houses? And what is it you guard with fastened doors?
Have you peace, the quiet urge that reveals your power? 154 more words

Kahlil Ghibran on Possessions and Giving

For what are your possessions but things you keep and guard for fear you may need them tomorrow?
And tomorrow, what shall tomorrow bring to the overprudent dog burying bones in the trackless sand as he follows the pilgrims to the holy city? 137 more words

Kahlil Ghibran on Children

Your children are not your children.
They are the sons and daughters of Life’s longing for itself.
They come through you but not from you, 24 more words

Kahlil Ghibran on Love

For even as love crowns you so shall he crucify you.
Even as he is for your growth so is he for your pruning.
But if in your fear you would seek only love’s peace and love’s pleasure, 79 more words

Contentment Is a Choice!

Covetousness is prevalent in our society, and contentment is rare nowadays. According to Oxforddictionaries.com, the word ‘covetousness’ means ‘having or showing a great desire to possess something belonging to someĀ else: is to want something that someone else have.’ In other words, it can also mean greedy for wealth and material gains. 552 more words

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Jeremiah 6:13

For from the least of them even unto the greatest of them every one given to covetousness; and from the prophet even unto the priest every one dealeth falsely.


Nimrod Ruled through Idolatry

Nimrod craved power and used idolatry to get it.

Rome’s idolatry came from the Etruscans. The Etruscans got it from Nimrod’s Babylon. Nimrod was in the third generation of Noah’s sons. 75 more words

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