Mewlana Jalaluddin Rumi Quotes

“Dont be satisfied with stories, how things have gone with others. Unfold your own myth.”
― Rumi, The Essential Rumi
“Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.”
“My soul is from elsewhere, Im sure of that, and I intend to end up there.”
“Sell your cleverness and buy bewilderment.”
― Rumi, Masnavi i Manavi, the spiritual couplets of Maula
“silence is the language of god, all else is poor translation.”
“Ignore those that make you fearful and sad, that degrade you back towards disease and death.”
“Raise your words, not voice. It is rain that grows flowers, not thunder.”
“In your light I learn how to love. In your beauty, how to make poems. You dance inside my chest where no-one sees you, but sometimes I do, and that sight becomes this art.”
“Lovers dont finally meet somewhere. Theyre in each other all along.”
“Everything in the universe is within you. Ask all from yourself.”