Sa’di Selective Poems

The World, My Brother! Will Abide With None By Sa’di

The World, My Brother! Will Abide With None By Sa’di

The world, my brother! will abide with none by Sa’di English version by Edward B. Eastwick Original Language Persian/Farsi The world, my brother! will abide with none, By the world’s Maker let thy heart be won. Rely not, nor repose on this world’s gain, For many a son like thee she...

To The Wall Of The Faithful By Sa’di

To The Wall Of The Faithful By Sa’di

To the wall of the faithful by Sa’di English version by Edward B. Eastwick Original Language Persian/Farsi To the wall of the faithful what sorrow, when pillared securely on thee? What terror where Nuh is the pilot, though rages the storm-driven sea?

The Man Of God With Half His Loaf Content By Sa’di

The Man Of God With Half His Loaf Content By Sa’di

The man of God with half his loaf content by Sa’di English version by Edward B. Eastwick Original Language Persian/Farsi The man of God with half his loaf content, To darweshes the remnant will present; But though a king seven regions should subdue, He’ll still another conquest keep in v...

In Love By Sa’di

In Love By Sa’di

In Love by Sa’di English version by Mahmood Jamal Original Language Persian/Farsi In Love there are no days or nights, For lovers it is all the same. The musicians have gone, yet the Sufis listen; In Love there is a beginning but no end. Each has a name for his Beloved, But for me my Beloved i...

If One His Praise Of Me Would Learn By Sa’di

If One His Praise Of Me Would Learn By Sa’di

If one His praise of me would learn by Sa’di English version by Edward B. Eastwick Original Language Persian/Farsi If one His praise of me would learn, What of the traceless can the tongueless tell? Lovers are killed by those they love so well; No voices from the slain return.

How Could I Ever Thank My Friend By Sa’di

How Could I Ever Thank My Friend By Sa’di

How could I ever thank my Friend by Sa’di English version by Andrew Harvey Original Language Persian/Farsi How could I ever thank my Friend? No thanks could ever begin to be worthy. Every hair of my body is a gift from Him; How could I thank Him for each hair? Praise that lavish Lord forever W...

Have No Doubts Because Of Trouble Nor Be Thou Discomfited By Sa’di

Have No Doubts Because Of Trouble Nor Be Thou Discomfited By Sa’di

Have no doubts because of trouble nor be thou discomfited by Sa’di English version by Edward B. Eastwick Original Language Persian/Farsi Have no doubts because of trouble nor be thou discomfited; For the water of life’s fountain springeth from a gloomy bed. Ah! ye brothers of misfortune!...

All Adam’s Offspring Form One Family Tree By Sa’di

All Adam’s Offspring Form One Family Tree By Sa’di

All Adam’s offspring form one family tree by Sa’di English version by Ivan M. Granger Original Language Persian/Farsi All Adam’s offspring form one family tree, from the beginning, the same life and spirit and quality. When one limb is bent with pain, the entire living tree natural...