Mewlana Jalaluddin Rumi
Mewlana Jalaluddin Rumi Quotes
''“If you desire healing,
let yourself fall ill
let yourself fall ill.” ''
''“Like a sculptor, if necessary,
carve a friend out of stone.
Realize that your inner sight is blind
and try to see a treasure in everyone.” ''
''“They say there is a doorway from heart to heart, but what is the use of a door when there are no walls?” ''
''“The breeze at dawn has secrets to tell you. Dont go back to sleep.” ''
''“When you feel a peaceful joy, thats when you are near truth.”''
''“God turns you from one feeling to another and teaches by means of opposites so that you will have two wings to fly, not one”― Rumi, The Essential Rumi
''“Let the beauty of what you love be what you do.” ''
''“Within tears, find hidden laughter
Seek treasures amid ruins, sincere one. ” ''
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Be With Those Who Help Your Being
Be with those who help your being.
Don't sit with indifferent people, whose breath
comes cold out of their mouths.
Not these visible forms, your work is deeper.
A chunk of dirt thrown in the air breaks to pieces.
If you don't try to fly,
and so break yourself apart,
you will be broken open by death,
when it's too late for all you could become.
Leaves get yellow. The tree puts out fresh roots
and makes them green.
Why are you so content with a love that turns you yellow?
Bring wine, for I am suffering crop sickness from the vintage;
God has seized me, and I am thus held fast.
By love’s soul, bring me a cup of wine that is the envy of the
sun, for I care aught but love.
Bring that which if I were to call it “soul” would be a shame,
for the reason that I am pained in the head because of the soul.
Bring that whose name is not contained in this mouth, through