Omar Khayyam Quotes

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Omar Khayyam Quotes

Yes, the first morning of creation wrote what the last dawn of reckoning shall read.
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A loaf of bread, a jug of wine, and thou.

— Omar Khayyam

The Worldly Hope men set their Hearts upon Turns Ashes - or it prospers; and anon, Like Snow upon the Desert's dusty Face, Lighting a little hour or two - is gone.

— Omar Khayyam

Men talk of heaven, - there is no heaven but here;
Men talk of hell, - there is no hell but here;
Men of hereafters talk and future lives, -
O love, there is no other life - but here.

— Omar Khayyam

If I don't enjoy myself now, when shall I?

— Omar Khayyam

Oh! My beloved! fill the cup, that clears to-day of past regrets and future fears.

— Omar Khayyam

To friends and eke to foes true kindness show; No kindly heart unkindly deeds will do; Harshness will alienate a bosom friend. And kindness reconcile a deadly foe.

— Omar Khayyam

Oh, the brave Music of a distant drum!

— Omar Khayyam

The unbeliever knows his Koran best.

— Omar Khayyam

Thy Return is as another Sun to Heaven; a new Rose blooming in the Garden of the Soul.

— Omar Khayyam

Up from Earth's Centre through the Seventh Gate rose, and on the Throne of Saturn sate; And many a Knot unravel'd by the Road; But not the Master-knot of Human Fate.

— Omar Khayyam

Think not I dread to see my spirit fly,
Through the dark gates of fell mortality;
Death has no terrors when the life is true;
'Tis living ill that makes us fear to die.

— Omar Khayyam

Why, all the Saints and Sages who discuss'd Of the Two Worlds so wisely - they are thrust Like foolish Prophets forth; their Words to Scorn Are scattered, and their mouths are stopped with Dust.

— Omar Khayyam

The entire world shall be populous with that action which saves one soul from despair.

— Omar Khayyam

Here's to the man
Who owns the land
That bears the grapes
That makes the wine
That tastes as good
As this does.

— Omar Khayyam

By Fate full many a heart has been undone, And many a sprightly rose made woe-begone; Plume thee not on thy lusty youth and strength: Full many a bud is blasted ere its bloom.

— Omar Khayyam

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