Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam in English

Strange, is it not? that of the myriads who
 | Omar Khayyam | Rubaiyat in English

Strange, is it not? that of the myriads who
Before us pass`d the door of Darkness through,
Not one returns to tell us of the Road,
Which to discover we must travel too.

Translation: Edward FitzGerald