Mewlana Jalaluddin Rumi

(1207 - 1273 / Persia)

There is a life-force within your soul


There is a life-force within your soul, seek that life.
There is a gem in the mountain of your body, seek that
mine.
O traveler, if you are in search of That
Don't look outside, look inside yourself and seek That.

Submitted: Tuesday, March 30, 2010

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