Ghazals Of Ghalib

The Almighty Of Rekhta

Mirza Asadullah Khan (Ghalib)-27-12-1797(Agra) To 15-02-1869 (Delhi)

Compiled Thoughts-14

131. Efforts and courage are not enough without purpose and direction.

132. If you do not use your head, it will become a burden on your neck.

133. Absence makes the heart grow fonder.

134. Ability is a poor man's wealth.

135. It is better to light one candle than to curse the darkness.

136. If you cannot be good, be careful.

137. Do not strive to make your presence noticed, just make your absence felt.

138. Every body wants to go to heaven but nobody wants to die.

139. Live life to express and not to impress.

140. Every one is gifted, but some people never open their package.