Mirza Ghalib Quotes
Brief author info: Mirza Ghalib (1797-1869) Indian Urdu poet (Asad Allah Beg Khan) Resident poet of the Indian Mughal court.
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Since sorrow follows joy As autumn does the spring Man must transcend the joys Of earth, which sorrows bring.
In the deadly sweep Of every wave, A thousand dangers lie in wait.
Consumed by the agony of remembrance The remembrance of night's festive company The one remaining candle flickers and dies.
A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on.
I'm not afraid of death; I just don't want to be there when it happens.
I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody.
Friends show their love in times of trouble, not in happiness.
To understand is hard. Once one understands, action is easy.