Farida khaak na nindiye

farida khaak na nindiye
khako jed na koye
jeundeyan pairaan talle
moyaan upper hoye

Reference: Kalam Baba Farid; Dr Nazir Ahmad; Packages Limited; Page 24 ( view source )

English Translation

Fareed, do not slander the dust; nothing is as great as dust. When we are alive, it is under our feet, and when we are dead, it is above us.

Translation: S. S. Khalsa