Shams al-Din Hafiz Shirazi

(1321 - 1389 / Shiraz / Iran)

Rubaiyat 18 - Poem by Shams al-Din Hafiz Shirazi

In times of youth, drinking is better.
With the joyful, linking is better.
The world is a mere temporal inn;
With the shipwrecked, sinking is better.


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  • Mohammed Asim Nehal (7/21/2016 8:36:00 AM)


    Brilliant and wise words.....10+++ (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 1, 2004



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