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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A Moment Of Happiness
A moment of happiness,
you and I sitting on the verandah,
apparently two, but one in soul, you and I.
We feel the flowing water of life here,
you and I, with the garden's beauty
and the birds singing.
The stars will be watching us,
and we will show them
what it is to be a thin crescent moon.
You and I unselfed, will be together,
indifferent to idle speculation, you and I.
The parrots of heaven will be cracking sugar
as we laugh together, you and I.
In one form upon this earth,
and in another form in a timeless sweet land.
In the prologue to the Masnavi Rumi hailed Love and its sweet madness that heals all infirmities, and he exhorted the reader to burst the bonds to silver and gold to be free. The Beloved is all in all and is only veiled by the lover. Rumi identified the first cause of all things as God and considered all second causes subordinate to that. Human min