Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam in English

The Worldly Hope men set their Hearts upon
 | Omar Khayyam | Rubaiyat in English

The Worldly Hope men set their Hearts upon
Turns Ashes - or it prospers; and anon,
Like Snow upon the Desert`s dusty Face,
Lighting a little hour or two - is gone.

Translation: Edward FitzGerald