Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Quotation of the day for January 25, 2011

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Quotation of the Day for January 25, 2011

Then to the Lip of this poor earthen Urn
I lean'd, the secret Well of Life to learn:
And Lip to Lip it murmur'd -- "While you live,
Drink! -- for, once dead, you never shall return."

- The Rubaiyyat of Omar Khayyam, XXXV, translated by Edward FitzGerald.

Submitted by: Terry Labach
Jan. 11, 2011

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