Mirza Asadullah Khan Ghalib's Sayings
It is easy to be human, very hard to be humane”
“Yaad-e-Mazi Aazab Hai Ya Rab...
Cheen Lay Mujh Say Hafiza Mera.........!!!”
“If there is a knower of tongues here, fetch him;
There's a stranger in the city
And he has many things to say.”
“Whoever can't see the whole in every part plays at blind man's bluff. A wise man tastes the entire Tigris in every sip.”
“Love demands patience, desire is restless; What color shall I paint the heart, until you savage it? You shall not ignore me when the time comes, I know, but I may turn to dust before the news reaches you.”
“This earth, burnished by hearing the name, is so certain of love, that the sky bends unceasingly down, to greet its own light.”
“He gave me heaven and earth, and assumed I'd be satisfied;
Actually I was too embarrassed to argue.
The spiritual seekers are tired, two or three at each stage of the path.
The rest who have given up never knew your address at all.
There are so many in this gathering who wish the candle well.
But if the being of the candle is melting, what can the sorrow-sharers do?”
“Whereas it is difficult for everything to work out easily,
A man cannot even afford to be a human”
“Bazeecha-e-atfal hai duniya mere aage,
Hota hai shab-o-roz tamasha mere aage”