persianboy on kweeper Thu, 29 Mar 2012 12:25:32 +0100 Kweeper Sa'di poem Saadi is well known for his aphorisms, the most famous of which, Bani Adam, calls for breaking all barriers.Over seven centuries ago, Sa'di wrote: "Humans (children of Adam) are inherent parts (or more literally, limbs) of one body, and are from the same essence in their creation. When the conditions of the time hurts one of these parts, other parts will be disturbed. If you are indifferent about the misery of others, it may not be appropriate to call you a human being." The poem is: Human beings are members of a whole, In creation of one essence and soul. If one member is afflicted with pain, Other members uneasy will remain. If you've no sympathy for human pain, The name of human you cannot retain! Thu, 29 Mar 2012 12:25:32 +0100 persianboy poem sa'di saadi human rights culture poet persian literature