Shams al-Din Hafiz Shirazi

(1321 - 1389 / Shiraz / Iran)

Rubaiyat 37 - Poem by Shams al-Din Hafiz Shirazi

Let not your thoughts constantly be fought,
Let thoughts in patience and joy be caught.
What patience? Cause what they call the heart
Is a drop of blood, and a thousand thought.


Comments about Rubaiyat 37 by Shams al-Din Hafiz Shirazi

  • Mohammed Asim Nehal (7/26/2016 8:19:00 AM)


    Wise words. Thought provoking question: Is a drop of blood, and a thousand thought. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 1, 2004



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