Defeat – Kabila Gibran – 1883-1931

Defeat, my Defeat, my solitude and my aloofness;You are dearer to me than a thousand triumphs,And sweeter to my heart than all world-glory. Defeat, my Defeat, my self-knowledge and my defiance,Through you I know that I am yet young and swift of footAnd not to be trapped by withering laurels.And in you I have foundContinue reading “Defeat – Kabila Gibran – 1883-1931”