"But let there be spaces in your togetherness and let the winds of the heavens dance between you. Love one another but make not a bond of love: let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls"
- Kahlil Gibran
About this Quote
This quote originates from Khalil Gibran's publication "The Prophet" as well as becomes part of a phase called "On Marriage". The quote highlights the relevance of giving area as well as liberty to your companion, while still caring and valuing them. The suggestion is that a healthy and balanced partnership permits individual development as well as self-expression, as opposed to being suffocating or confining. The "moving sea" metaphor suggests that love ought to be constantly advancing and dynamic, instead of stagnant or taken care of. Generally, the quote advocates for an equilibrium between intimacy and also freedom in a romantic connection.
"No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin, or his background, or his religion. People must learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love, for love comes more naturally to the human heart than its opposite"