Treasure Island

Mewlana Jalaluddin Rumi

(1207 - 1273 / Persia)

Love Makes


Love makes bitter things sweet.
Love turns copper to gold.
With love dregs settle into clarity.
With love suffering ceases.
Love brings the dead back to life.
Love transforms the King into a slave.
Love is the consummation of Gnosis.
How could a fool sit on such a throne?

Submitted: Wednesday, October 30, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, October 30, 2013

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