Gulzar’s 20 Quotes – that will take you on an Emotional High

So here we are, with living legend Gulzar Sahab’s 20 intense quotes that will take you on an emotional high. It was hard to choose just 20 quotes from his amazingly vast career spanning over 6 decades. There is no criteria we followed to choose these quotes, You may consider it random or personal choice or a try to fit in your choice. It is seriously a tough task to choose one thing from his work and leave the other. Leaving so many of his gems leaves you with regret.

We tried and settled with these 20, which are only from his lyrical work for Hindi films and Indie albums. Hope you’ll like this post 🙂

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Hum Bhool Gaye – Aks (2001), sung by Hariharan and composed by Anu Malik.

Wo cheez jise dil kehte hain
Hum bhool gaye hain rakh ke kahin…


Do Nainon Mein Ansoo Bhare Hai – Khushboo (1975), sung by Lata Mangeshkar & composed by R.D.Burman

Jhoothe tere waadon pe baras bitaaye
Zindagi toh kaati, Ye raat kat jaaye

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“Tere Jaane Se” – Album: Sunset Point (2000), sung by Bhupinder Singh and composed by Vishal Bhardwaj

Tere jaane se toh kuch badla nahin
Raat bhi aayi thi, aur chaand bhi thaa
Haan magar neend nahin


Bekaraan – 7 Khoon Maaf (2011) sung & composed by Vishal Bhardwaj

Ik zara chehra udhar keeje, Inaayat hogi
Aap ko dekh ke…
Badi der se meri saans ruki hai…

 

Bolo Kya Tum from Daayraa (1996) sung by Asha Bhosle and composed by Anand-Milind

Bolo kya tum bus itna sa mera kaam karoge
Mere jism pe ungli se apna naam likhoge?

Aanhkon se padh padh ke, mere jism pe likhte rahna
Saans baje gar jor se to Aawaaz nigalte rahna
Halki halki aanch pe bolo
Dher sa pyaar karoge


Aa Chal Doobke Dekhe from Album Sunset Point (2000) sung by Bhupinder Singh & KS Chitra and composed by Vishal Bhardwaj

Aankhon ki kashti mein raat bitaayi jaaye
Jheelon ke paani pe neend bichaayi jaaye

Chalo na doobein…
Aa chal doob ke dekhein
Ek do chaand se koodein

 

Challa – Jab Tak Hai Jaan (2012), sung by Rabbi Shergill and composed by AR Rahman

Lokon sufne vich milne da waada osda
Saari saari raat na ankh lagdi

 

Behne De – Raavan (2010), sung by Karthik and composed by AR Rahman.

Shart lagi hai mar jaane ki
Jeena hai toh pyaar mein
Deh kahin bhi ho mera
Jaan rakhi hai yaar mein

 

Shaam Ke Saaye – Talvar (2015) sung by Arijit Singh and composed by Vishal Bhardwaj

Aansu jo rukne lage hain
Aankhon mein chubhne lage hain
Naya dard do koi, toh ro lein

 

Aaj Bichhde Hain from Thodi Si Bewafai (1980) sung by Bhupinder Singh and composed Khayyam

Kehne waalon ka kuch nahin jaata
Sehne waale kamaal karte hain
Kaun dhoonde jawaab dardon ke
Log toh bas sawaal karte hain

 

Dheere Jalna – Paheli (2005), sung by Shreya Ghoshal & Sonu Nigam and composed by MM Kreem

Socha na tha zindagi aise
Phir se milegi, jeene ke liye
Aankhon ko pyaas lagegi
Apne hi aansu peene ke liye

 

Yaaram – Ek Thi Daayan (2013), sung by Sunidhi Chauhan & Clinton Cerejo and composed by Vishal Bhardwaj

Zulf mein phansi hui khol denge baaliyaan
Kaan khinch jaaye agar, khaa lein meethi gaaliyaan

 

Badee Der Se Meghaa – Namkeen (1988) sung by Asha Bhosle and composed by RD Burman

Iss pehlu jhulsi toh uss pehlu soyi
Saari raat sulgi main, aaya na koi
Baithi rahi rakh ke, hatheli pe do ankhiyaan
Jaagi saari ratiyaa..

 

Jab Kabhi Mud Ke Dekhta Hoon – Hip Hip Hurray (1984) sung by Bhupinder Singh and composed by Vanraj Bhatia

Hum Jahan the waha pe ab to nahi
Paas rehne ka koi sabab toh nahin
Koi naraazgi bhi nahin, magar
Phir bhi roothi hui si lagti ho

 

Tere Bina Zindagi Se – Aandhi 1975, sung by Lata Mangeshkar, Kishore Kumar and composed by RD Burman

Tere bina zindagi se koi
Shiqwa toh nahi
Tere bina zindagi bhi lekin
Zindagi toh nahi


Tum Pukaar Lo from Khamoshi (1969), sung & composed by Hemant Kumar

Honth pe liye huve dil ki baat hum
Jaagte rahenge aur kitni raat hum
Mukhtasar si baat hai tum se pyar hai
Tumhara intezaar hai…

 

Dil Dhoondta Hai – Mausam (1975) sung by Bhupinder Singh & Lata Mangeshkar and composed by Madan Mohan

Jaadon ki narm dhoop aur aangan mein let kar
Aankhon pe kheench ke tere aanchal ke saaye ko
Ondhe pade rahein, kabhi larwat liye huve

 

Ajnabi Shehar – Jaan-e-Mann sung by Sonu Nigam and composed by Anu Malik

Baat hai ye ek raat ki
Aap baadalon pe lete the
Woh yaad hai aapne bulaya tha

Sardi lag rahi thi aapko
Patli chandni lapete the
Aur shawl mein khwaab ke sulaya tha

 

Mere Sarahane Jalao Sapne – Maya Memsaab (1993), sung by Lata Mangeshkar & composed by Hridaynath Mangeshkar

Mere sirhaane jalaao sapne
Mujhe zara si toh neend aaye

Thank you Gulzar sahab for being there.