Accept the seasons of your heart, even as you have always accepted the seasons that pass over your fields

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Watch with serenity through the winters of your grief

And you would accept the seasons of your heart, even as you have always accepted the seasons that pass over your fields.

And you would watch with serenity through the winters of your grief.


by Kahlil Gibran (January 6, 1883 – April 10, 1931)
from The Prophet (1923)
section – Pain

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One Response to “Accept the seasons of your heart, even as you have always accepted the seasons that pass over your fields”

  1. Mark William Jackson Says:

    Beautiful quote, Gibran is so astute and straight to the point. Too often we’ll suffer the winters of our grieving seeing no end, whereas we know too soon outside, the snow will melt.

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