Abu at-Tayyib al-Mutanabbi

Courage - Poem by Abu at-Tayyib al-Mutanabbi

Courage to reason second place must take.
For valour should not balanced judgment shake.
But if both in a hard soul united are,
Then Glory's realms their own demesne shall make.

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  • (1/23/2016 6:16:00 PM)

    The translation of Al-Mutanabbi's verses in this famous poem is extremely poor and loses the magic this top Arab poet gave to the world. This is really disappointing! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, January 7, 2014

Poem Edited: Tuesday, January 7, 2014

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