• Basa Dete Nahin Aur Dil Pe Hai Har Lahza Nigah;
    Ji Mein Kahte Hein Ke Muft Haath Aaey, Tau Maal Achha Hai!

    Translation
    He has his eyes on my heart, but doesn't yield a kiss;
    The stuff is good, he seems to think, if it comes gratis!
    ~ Mirza Ghalib
  • Agar Apna Kaha Tum Aap Hi Samjhe Tau Kya Samjhe;
    Maza Kahne Ka Jab Hai, Ik Kahe Aur Doosre Samjhein;
    Kalaam-e-Mir Samjhe, Aur Zabaan-e-Meerza Samjhe;
    Magar Inn Ka Kaha, Ya Aap Samjhein Ya Khuda Samjhe!
    ~ Mirza Ghalib
  • Zindaagi Uski Jiss Ki Mout Pe Zamaana Afsos Karay, Ghalib;<br />
Youn To Har Shaks Aata Hai Iss Dunia Main Marney Ke Liye!
    Zindaagi Uski Jiss Ki Mout Pe Zamaana Afsos Karay, Ghalib;
    Youn To Har Shaks Aata Hai Iss Dunia Main Marney Ke Liye!
    ~ Mirza Ghalib
  • Toote Hain Sheesha Dil Haaye Dil Itne Ke Ehl-e-Dard;<br />
Rakhte Hain Paaon Khaak Par Sau Baar Dekh Kar!
    Toote Hain Sheesha Dil Haaye Dil Itne Ke Ehl-e-Dard;
    Rakhte Hain Paaon Khaak Par Sau Baar Dekh Kar!
    ~ Mirza Ghalib
  • Tu Wo Zaalim Hai Jo Dil Mein Reh Kar Bhi Mera Na Ban Saka, Ghalib;
    Aur Dil Wo Kafir Jo Mujh Mein Reh Kar Bhi Tera Hogaya!
    ~ Mirza Ghalib
  • Hum Ne Mohabbat Ke Nashe Mein Aa Kar Use Khuda Bana Dala;
    Hosh Tab Aaya Jab Us Ne Kaha Ke Khuda Kisi Ek Ka Nahi Hota!
    ~ Mirza Ghalib
  • Hazaron Khwahishen Aise Ke Har Khawahish Pe Dum Nikle;
    Bahut Nikle Mere Armaan, Lekin Phir Bhe Kam Nikle!
    ~ Mirza Ghalib