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عطار نیشابوری

“The ocean can be yours; why should you stop
Beguiled by dreams of evanescent dew?
The secrets of the sun are yours, but you
Content yourself with motes trapped in beams.”


Farīd al-Dīn ʻAṭṭār, The Conference of the Birds
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The Conference of the Birds The Conference of the Birds by Attar of Nishapur
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