Rumi

Profession, profit, trade are what we’ve burnt;
Song, poetry, and verse are what we’ve learnt;
We’ve given heart and soul and sight to love
And heart and soul and sight are what we’ve earnt.

Translated by Dick Davis

Advertisements
This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s