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338 Rumi Quotes

1. "These pains you feel are messengers. Listen to them." (Rumi) Click to tweet
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2. "Wherever you are, and whatever you do, be in love." (Rumi) Click to tweet

3. "Only from the heart can you touch the sky." (Rumi) Click to tweet

4. "We carry inside us the wonders we seek outside us." (Rumi) Click to tweet

5. "Your heart knows the way. Run in that direction." (Rumi) Click to tweet

6. "Stop acting so small. You are the universe in ecstatic motion." (Rumi) Click to tweet

7. "The moment you accept what troubles you’ve been given, the door will open." (Rumi) Click to tweet

8. "Love is the bridge between you and everything." (Rumi) Click to tweet

9. "Keep silent, because the world of silence is a vast fullness." (Rumi) Click to tweet

10. "When will you begin that long journey into yourself?" (Rumi) Click to tweet

11. "Let silence take you to the core of life." (Rumi) Click to tweet

12. "You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean, in a drop." (Rumi) Click to tweet

13. "Whatever lifts the corners of your mouth, trust that." (Rumi) Click to tweet

14. "My soul is from elsewhere, i’m sure of that, and i intend to end up there." (Rumi) Click to tweet

15. "Yesterday i was clever, so i wanted to change the world. Today i am wise, so i am changing myself." (Rumi) Click to tweet

16. "There is a candle in your heart, ready to be kindled. There is a void in your soul, ready to be filled. You feel it, don’t you?" (Rumi) Click to tweet

17. "Be like a tree and let the dead leaves drop." (Rumi) Click to tweet

18. "I have been a seeker and i still am, but i stopped asking the books and the stars. I started listening to the teaching of my soul." (Rumi) Click to tweet

19. "It’s your road and yours alone. Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you." (Rumi) Click to tweet

20. "Let silence be the art you practice." (Rumi) Click to tweet

21. "In the blackest of your moments, wait with no fear." (Rumi) Click to tweet

22. "By god, when you see your beauty you will be the idol of yourself." (Rumi) Click to tweet

23. "I should be suspicious of what i want." (Rumi) Click to tweet

24. "Maybe you are searching among the branches, for what only appears in the roots." (Rumi) Click to tweet

25. "I want to sing like the birds sing, not worrying about who hears or what they think." (Rumi) Click to tweet

26. "What matters is how quickly you do what your soul directs." (Rumi) Click to tweet

27. "The whole universe is contained within a single human being-you." (Rumi) Click to tweet

28. "The spirit is so near that you can’t see it! But reach for it… don’t be a jar, full of water, whose rim is always dry. Don’t be the rider who gallops all night and never sees the horse that is beneath him." (Rumi) Click to tweet

29. "Take someone who doesn’t keep score, who’s not looking to be richer, or afraid of losing, who has not the slightest interest even in his own personality: he’s free." (Rumi) Click to tweet

30. "When the world pushes you to your knees, you’re in the perfect position to pray." (Rumi) Click to tweet

31. "Be full of sorrow, that you may become hill of joy; weep, that you may break into laughter." (Rumi) Click to tweet

32. "There is a voice that doesn’t use words, listen." (Rumi) Click to tweet

33. "In silence there is eloquence. Stop weaving and see how the pattern improves." (Rumi) Click to tweet

34. "I am not this hair, i am not this skin, i am the soul that lives within." (Rumi) Click to tweet

35. "Close your eyes, fall in love, stay there." (Rumi) Click to tweet

36. "What you seek is seeking you." (Rumi) Click to tweet
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37. "Let the beauty we love be what we do." (Rumi) Click to tweet

38. "Life is balance of holding on and letting go." (Rumi) Click to tweet

39. "Run from what’s comfortable. Forget safety. Live where you fear to live. Destroy your reputation. Be notorious. I have tried prudent planning long enough. From now on i’ll be mad." (Rumi) Click to tweet

40. "Your task is not to seek for love, but merely to seek and find all the barriers within yourself that you have built against it." (Rumi) Click to tweet

41. "Sell your cleverness and buy bewilderment. Cleverness is mere opinion. Bewilderment brings intuitive knowledge." (Rumi) Click to tweet

42. "What hurts you, blesses you. Darkness is your candle." (Rumi) Click to tweet

43. "Caught by our own thoughts, we worry about everything." (Rumi) Click to tweet

44. "Let your teacher be love itself." (Rumi) Click to tweet

45. "Laugh as much as you breathe. Love as long as you live." (Rumi) Click to tweet

46. "When you do things from your soul, you feel a river moving in you, a joy." (Rumi) Click to tweet

47. "Very little grows on jagged rock. Be ground. Be crumbled, so wild flowers will come up where you are." (Rumi) Click to tweet

48. "The lion is most handsome when looking for food." (Rumi) Click to tweet

49. "If all you can do is crawl, start crawling." (Rumi) Click to tweet

50. "Let yourself be silently drawn by the stronger pull of what you really love." (Rumi) Click to tweet

51. "Raise your words, not voice. It is rain that grows flowers, not thunder." (Rumi) Click to tweet

52. "There are hundreds of ways to kneel and kiss the ground." (Rumi) Click to tweet

53. "Patience is the key to joy." (Rumi) Click to tweet
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54. "Sit, be still, and listen." (Rumi) Click to tweet

55. "Silence gives answers." (Rumi) Click to tweet

56. "If light is in your heart, you will find your way home." (Rumi) Click to tweet

57. "Set your life on fire. Seek those who fan your flames." (Rumi) Click to tweet

58. "Dance until you shatter yourself." (Rumi) Click to tweet

59. "Be empty of worrying. Think of who created thought." (Rumi) Click to tweet

60. "As you start to walk on the way, the way appears." (Rumi) Click to tweet

61. "Become the sky. Take an axe to the prison wall. Escape." (Rumi) Click to tweet

62. "Let yourself become living poetry." (Rumi) Click to tweet

63. "Be drunk with love, for love is all that exists." (Rumi) Click to tweet

64. "Be soulful. Be kind. Be in love." (Rumi) Click to tweet

65. "Be an empty page, untouched by words." (Rumi) Click to tweet

66. "I know you’re tired but come, this is the way." (Rumi) Click to tweet

67. "The wealth within you, your essence, is your kingdom." (Rumi) Click to tweet

68. "To praise the sun is to praise your own eyes." (Rumi) Click to tweet

69. "What hurts you, blesses you. Darkness is your candle." (Rumi) Click to tweet

70. "Respond to every call that excites your spirit." (Rumi) Click to tweet

71. "Wherever you stand, be the soul of that place." (Rumi) Click to tweet

72. "You were born with wings. Why prefer to crawl through life?" (Rumi) Click to tweet

73. "Half-heartedness doesn’t reach into majesty." (Rumi) Click to tweet

74. "Look at the moon in the sky, not the one in the lake." (Rumi) Click to tweet

75. "What is planted in each person’s soul will sprout." (Rumi) Click to tweet

76. "The source of now is here." (Rumi) Click to tweet

77. "Grace comes to forgive and then forgive again." (Rumi) Click to tweet

78. "You are not meant for crawling, so don’t. You have wings. Learn to use them and fly." (Rumi) Click to tweet
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79. "Patience with small details makes perfect a large work, like the universe." (Rumi) Click to tweet

80. "Anyone who genuinely and consistently with both hands looks for something, will find it." (Rumi) Click to tweet

81. "In each moment the fire rages, it will burn away a hundred veils. And carry you a thousand steps toward your goal." (Rumi) Click to tweet

82. "The garden of the world has no limit except in your mind." (Rumi) Click to tweet

83. "When i am silent, i fall into the place where everything is music." (Rumi) Click to tweet

84. "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 traveller, if you are in search of that, don’t look outside, look inside yourself and seek that." (Rumi) Click to tweet

85. "With every breath, i plant the seeds of devotion, i am a farmer of the heart." (Rumi) Click to tweet

86. "Everyone has been made for some particular work, and the desire for that work has been put in every heart." (Rumi) Click to tweet

87. "Achieve some perfection yourself, so that you may not fall into sorrow by seeing the perfection in others." (Rumi) Click to tweet

88. "Don’t be satisfied with stories, how things have gone with others. Unfold your own myth." (Rumi) Click to tweet

89. "Whether one moves slowly or with speed, the one who is a seeker will be a finder." (Rumi) Click to tweet

90. "Be a lamp, or a lifeboat, or a ladder. Help someone’s soul heal. Walk out of your house like a shepherd." (Rumi) Click to tweet

91. "Let us carve gems out of our stony hearts and let them light our path to love." (Rumi) Click to tweet

92. "Start a huge, foolish project, like noah… it makes absolutely no difference what people think of you." (Rumi) Click to tweet

93. "Seek the wisdom that will untie your knot. Seek the path that demands your whole being." (Rumi) Click to tweet

94. "Whoever has heart’s doors wide open, could see the sun itself in every atom." (Rumi) Click to tweet

95. "The message behind the words is the voice of the heart." (Rumi) Click to tweet

96. "You are not one you are a thousand. Just light your lantern." (Rumi) Click to tweet

97. "Either give me more wine or leave me alone." (Rumi) Click to tweet
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98. "Love sometimes wants to do us a great favor: hold us upside down and shake all the nonsense out." (Rumi) Click to tweet

99. "Lovers have heartaches that can’t be cured by drugs or sleep, or games, but only by seeing their beloved." (Rumi) Click to tweet

100. "Beauty surrounds us, but usually we need to be walking in a garden to know it." (Rumi) Click to tweet

101. "I lost my hat while gazing at the moon, and then i lost my mind." (Rumi) Click to tweet

102. "Gratitude is the wine for the soul. Go on. Get drunk." (Rumi) Click to tweet

103. "If you are irritated by every rub, how will your mirror be polished?" (Rumi) Click to tweet
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104. "I have neither a soul nor a body, for i come from the very soul of all souls." (Rumi) Click to tweet

105. "When someone beats a rug, the blows are not against the rug, but against the dust in it." (Rumi) Click to tweet

106. "Concentrate on the essence, concentrate on the light." (Rumi) Click to tweet

107. "Why do you stay in prison when the door is so wide open?" (Rumi) Click to tweet

108. "Death has nothing to do with going away. The sun sets. The moon sets. But they are not gone." (Rumi) Click to tweet

109. "Beyond the rightness or wrongness of things there is a field, i’ll meet you there." (Rumi) Click to tweet

110. "Something opens our wings. Something makes boredom and hurt disappear. Someone fills the cup in front of us: we taste only sacredness." (Rumi) Click to tweet

111. "Every need brings what’s needed. Pain bears its cure like a child. Having nothing produces provisions. Ask a difficult question, and the marvelous answer appears." (Rumi) Click to tweet

112. "The soul has been given its own ears to hear things mind does not understand." (Rumi) Click to tweet

113. "Discard yourself and thereby regain yourself. Spread the trap of humility and ensnare love." (Rumi) Click to tweet

114. "All that you think is rain is not. Behind the veil angels sometimes weep." (Rumi) Click to tweet

115. "Inside any deep asking is the answering." (Rumi) Click to tweet

116. "Wisdom tells us we are not worthy; love tells us we are. My life flows between the two." (Rumi) Click to tweet

117. "My words are like a ship, and the sea is their meaning. Come to me and i will take you to the depths of spirit. I will meet you there." (Rumi) Click to tweet

118. "Ignore those that make you fearful and sad, that degrade you back towards disease and death." (Rumi) Click to tweet

119. "The time has come to turn your heart into a temple of fire." (Rumi) Click to tweet

120. "Open your hands if you want to be held." (Rumi) Click to tweet

121. "Be melting snow. Wash yourself of yourself." (Rumi) Click to tweet

122. "The soul is here for its own joy." (Rumi) Click to tweet

123. "Seek the sound that never ceases. Seek the sun that never sets." (Rumi) Click to tweet

124. "Conventional opinion is the ruin of our souls." (Rumi) Click to tweet
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125. "Whatever purifies you is the right path, i will not try to define it." (Rumi) Click to tweet

126. "Let go of your mind and then be mindful. Close your ears and listen." (Rumi) Click to tweet

127. "The world is a mountain, in which your words are echoed back to you." (Rumi) Click to tweet

128. "The desire to know your own soul will end all other desires." (Rumi) Click to tweet

129. "All your anxiety is because of your desire for harmony. Seek disharmony, then you will gain peace." (Rumi) Click to tweet

130. "Anything which is more than our necessity is poison. It may be power, wealth, hunger, ego, greed, laziness, love, ambition, hate or anything." (Rumi) Click to tweet

131. "Poetry can be dangerous, especially beautiful poetry, because it gives the illusion of having had the experience without actually going through it." (Rumi) Click to tweet

132. "In their seeking, wisdom and madness are one and the same. On the path of love, friend and stranger are one and the same." (Rumi) Click to tweet

133. "Clean out your ears, don’t listen for what you already know." (Rumi) Click to tweet

134. "O, happy the soul that saw its own faults." (Rumi) Click to tweet

135. "When you lose all sense of self, the bonds of a thousand chains will vanish." (Rumi) Click to tweet

136. "Peaceful is the one who’s not concerned with having more or less. Unbound by name and fame, he is free from sorrow from the world and mostly from himself." (Rumi) Click to tweet

137. "Two there are who are never satisfied – the lover of the world and the lover of knowledge." (Rumi) Click to tweet

138. "Whenever they rebuild an old building, they must first of all destroy the old one." (Rumi) Click to tweet

139. "Your radiance shines in every atom of creation yet our petty desires keep it hidden." (Rumi) Click to tweet

140. "Everything about yesterday has gone with yesterday. Today, it is needed to say new things." (Rumi) Click to tweet

141. "Why are you knocking at every door? Go, knock at the door of your own heart." (Rumi) Click to tweet

142. "Love risks everything and asks for nothing." (Rumi) Click to tweet
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143. "Lovers don’t finally meet somewhere. They’re in each other all along." (Rumi) Click to tweet

144. "May these vows and this marriage be blessed." (Rumi) Click to tweet

145. "You have within you more love than you could ever understand." (Rumi) Click to tweet

146. "When you seek love with all your heart you shall find its echo in the universe." (Rumi) Click to tweet

147. "If you want to win hearts, sow the seeds of love. If you want heaven, stop scattering thorns on the road." (Rumi) Click to tweet

148. "This is love: to fly toward a secret sky, to cause a hundred veils to fall each moment. First to let go of life. Finally, to take a step without feet." (Rumi) Click to tweet

149. "The minute i heard my first love story i started looking for you, not knowing how blind that was. Lovers don’t finally meet somewhere. They’re in each other all along." (Rumi) Click to tweet

150. "Goodbyes are only for those who love with their eyes. Because for those who love with heart and soul there is no such thing as separation." (Rumi) Click to tweet

151. "When i am with you, we stay up all night. When you’re not here, i can’t go to sleep." (Rumi) Click to tweet

152. "There is no salvation for the soul but to fall in love. Only lovers can escape out of these two worlds." (Rumi) Click to tweet

153. "This is what love does and continues to do. It tastes like honey to adults and milk to children." (Rumi) Click to tweet

154. "I once had a thousand desires. But in my one desire to know you all else melted away." (Rumi) Click to tweet

155. "I have no companion but love, no beginning, no end, no dawn. The soul calls from within me: ‘you, ignorant of the way of love, set me free." (Rumi) Click to tweet

156. "On the path of love we are neither masters nor the owners of our lives. We are only a brush in the hand of the master painter." (Rumi) Click to tweet

157. "Whatever happens, just keep smiling and lose yourself in love." (Rumi) Click to tweet

158. "This sky where we live is no place to lose your wings so love, love, love." (Rumi) Click to tweet

159. "Why ever talk of miracles when you are destined to become infinite love." (Rumi) Click to tweet

160. "When we practice loving kindness and compassion we are the first ones to profit." (Rumi) Click to tweet

161. "I am yours. Don’t give myself back to me." (Rumi) Click to tweet

162. "If you love someone, you are always joined with them – in joy, in absence, in solitude, in strife." (Rumi) Click to tweet

163. "This is a subtle truth. Whatever you love, you are." (Rumi) Click to tweet

164. "There is a path from me to you that i am constantly looking for." (Rumi) Click to tweet

165. "Let yourself be drawn by the stronger pull of that which you truly love." (Rumi) Click to tweet

166. "Every moment is made glorious by the light of love." (Rumi) Click to tweet

167. "Now i am sober and there’s only the hangover and the memory of love." (Rumi) Click to tweet

168. "Travel brings power and love back into your life." (Rumi) Click to tweet
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169. "Why should i be weary when every cell of my body is bursting with life?" (Rumi) Click to tweet

170. "Tend to your vital heart, and all that you worry about will be solved." (Rumi) Click to tweet

171. "Do not worry if all the candles in the world flicker and die. We have the spark that starts the fire." (Rumi) Click to tweet

172. "Come out of the circle of time and into the circle of love." (Rumi) Click to tweet

173. "This being human is a guest house. Every morning is a new arrival. A joy, a depression, a meanness, some momentary awareness comes as an unexpected visitor… welcome and entertain them all. Treat each guest honorably. The dark thought, the shame, the malice, meet them at the door laughing, and invite them in. Be grateful for whoever comes, because each has been sent as a guide from beyond." (Rumi) Click to tweet

174. "When i run after what i think i want, my days are a furnace of distress and anxiety; if i sit in my own place of patience, what i need flows to me, and without any pain. From this i understand that what i want also wants me, is looking for me and attracting me. There is a great secret in this for anyone who can grasp it." (Rumi) Click to tweet

175. "There is a life in you, search that life, search the secret jewel in the mountain of your body." (Rumi) Click to tweet

176. "Observe the wonders as they occur around you. Don’t claim them. Feel the artistry moving through and be silent. Don’t grieve. Anything you lose comes round in another form." (Rumi) Click to tweet

177. "Oh soul, you worry too much. You have seen your own strength. You have seen your own beauty. You have seen your golden wings. Of anything less, why do you worry? You are in truth the soul, of the soul, of the soul." (Rumi) Click to tweet

178. "My head is bursting with the joy of the unknown. My heart is expanding a thousand fold." (Rumi) Click to tweet

179. "Why should i be unhappy? Every parcel of my being is in full bloom." (Rumi) Click to tweet

180. "Oh! Joy for he who has escaped from this world of perfumes and color! For beyond these colors and these perfumes, these are other colors in the heart and the soul." (Rumi) Click to tweet

181. "Be grateful for your life, every detail of it, and your face will come to shine like a sun, and everyone who sees it will be made glad and peaceful." (Rumi) Click to tweet

182. "The illuminated life can happen now, in the moments left. Die to your ego, and become a true human being." (Rumi) Click to tweet

183. "Travelers, it is late. Life’s sun is going to set. During these brief days that you have strength, be quick and spare no effort of your wings." (Rumi) Click to tweet

184. "If destiny comes to help you, love will come to meet you. A life without love isn’t a life." (Rumi) Click to tweet

185. "When you feel a peaceful joy, that’s when you are near truth." (Rumi) Click to tweet

186. "Joy lives concealed in grief." (Rumi) Click to tweet

187. "Don’t make yourself miserable with what is to come or not to come." (Rumi) Click to tweet

188. "I learned that every mortal will taste death. But only some will taste life." (Rumi) Click to tweet

189. "With life as short as a half-taken breath, don’t plant anything but love." (Rumi) Click to tweet

190. "Be kind and honest, and harmful poisons will turn sweet inside you." (Rumi) Click to tweet

191. "If you want money more than anything, you’ll be bought and sold your whole life." (Rumi) Click to tweet

192. "Listen to the unstruck sounds, and what sifts through that music." (Rumi) Click to tweet

193. "My heart, sit only with those who know and understand you." (Rumi) Click to tweet
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194. "There is nothing i want but your presence. In friendship, time dissolves." (Rumi) Click to tweet

195. "Let’s rise above this animalistic behavior and be kind to one another." (Rumi) Click to tweet

196. "Be a helpful friend, and you will become a green tree with always new fruit, always deeper journeys into love." (Rumi) Click to tweet

197. "Study me as much as you like, you will never know me. For i differ a hundred ways from what you see me to be." (Rumi) Click to tweet

198. "Stay with friends who support you in these. Talk with them about sacred texts, and how you are doing, and how they are doing, and keep your practices together." (Rumi) Click to tweet

199. "Always search for your innermost nature in those you are with, as rose oil imbibes from roses." (Rumi) Click to tweet

200. "My friend, the sufi is the friend of the present moment. To say tomorrow is not our way." (Rumi) Click to tweet

201. "A warm, rainy day-this is how it feels when friends get together. Friend refreshes friend then, as flowers do each others, in a spring rain." (Rumi) Click to tweet

202. "Words are a pretext. It is the inner bond that draws one person to another, not words." (Rumi) Click to tweet

203. "Friendship of the wise is good; a wise enemy is better than a foolish friend." (Rumi) Click to tweet

204. "If you are looking for a friend who is faultless, you will be friendless." (Rumi) Click to tweet

205. "Why struggle to open a door between us when the whole wall is an illusion?" (Rumi) Click to tweet

206. "Friend, our closeness is this: anywhere you put your foot, feel me in the firmness under you." (Rumi) Click to tweet

207. "Be with those who help your being." (Rumi) Click to tweet

208. "To me nothing in the world is as precious as a genuine smile, especially from a child." (Rumi) Click to tweet
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209. "When a man makes up a story for his child, he becomes a father and a child together, listening." (Rumi) Click to tweet

210. "The intelligent desire self-control; children want candy." (Rumi) Click to tweet

211. "All people on the planet are children, except for a very few. No one is grown up except those free of desire." (Rumi) Click to tweet

212. "I am a child whose teacher is love surely my master won’t let me grow to be a fool." (Rumi) Click to tweet

213. "What will our children do in the morning if they do not see us fly?" (Rumi) Click to tweet

214. "Whenever sorrow comes, be kind to it. For god has placed a pearl in sorrow’s hand." (Rumi) Click to tweet
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215. "Your depression is connected to your insolence and refusal to praise." (Rumi) Click to tweet

216. "Don’t grieve. Anything you lose comes round in another form." (Rumi) Click to tweet

217. "This place is a dream. Only a sleeper considers it real. Then death comes like dawn, and you wake up laughing at what you thought was your grief." (Rumi) Click to tweet

218. "Don’t dismiss the heart, even if it’s filled with sorrow. God’s treasures are buried in broken hearts." (Rumi) Click to tweet

219. "Don’t be sad! Because god sends hope in the most desperate moments. Don’t forget, the heaviest rain comes out of the darkest clouds." (Rumi) Click to tweet

220. "Sorrow prepares you for joy. It violently sweeps everything out of your house, so that new joy can find space to enter. It shakes the yellow leaves from the bough of your heart, so that fresh, green leaves can grow in their place." (Rumi) Click to tweet

221. "Sorrow… it pulls up the rotten roots, so that new roots hidden beneath have room to grow. Whatever sorrow shakes from your heart, far better things will take their place." (Rumi) Click to tweet

222. "Join the community of saints and know the delight of your own soul. Enter the ruins of your heart and learn the meaning of humility." (Rumi) Click to tweet

223. "Grief can be the garden of compassion. If you keep your heart open through everything, your pain can become your greatest ally in your life’s search for love and wisdom." (Rumi) Click to tweet

224. "The wound is the place where the light enters you." (Rumi) Click to tweet

225. "Whoever finds love beneath hurt and grief disappears into emptiness with a thousand new disguises." (Rumi) Click to tweet

226. "But listen to me. For one moment quit being sad. Hear blessings dropping their blossoms around you." (Rumi) Click to tweet

227. "Everyone is overridden by thoughts; that’s why they have so much heartache and sorrow." (Rumi) Click to tweet

228. "One of the marvels of the world: the sight of a soul sitting in prison with the key in its hand." (Rumi) Click to tweet

229. "Don’t turn away. Keep your gaze on the bandaged place. That’s where the light enters you." (Rumi) Click to tweet

230. "Don’t get lost in your pain, know that one day your pain will become your cure." (Rumi) Click to tweet

231. "Be patient where you sit in the dark. The dawn is coming." (Rumi) Click to tweet

232. "Where there is ruin, there is hope for a treasure." (Rumi) Click to tweet

233. "Suffering is a gift; in its hidden mercy." (Rumi) Click to tweet

234. "Greed makes man blind and foolish, and makes him an easy prey for death." (Rumi) Click to tweet

235. "Do you pay regular visits to yourself? Start now." (Rumi) Click to tweet
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236. "Prayer clears the mist and brings back peace to the soul." (Rumi) Click to tweet

237. "Make peace with the universe. Take joy in it." (Rumi) Click to tweet

238. "Do good to the people for the sake of god or for the peace of your own soul that you may always see what is pure and save your heart from the darkness of hate." (Rumi) Click to tweet

239. "If you could get rid of yourself just once, the secret of secrets would open to you. The face of the unknown, hidden beyond the universe would appear on the mirror of your perception." (Rumi) Click to tweet

240. "Make peace with the universe. Take joy in it. It will turn to gold. Resurrection will be now. Every moment, a new beauty." (Rumi) Click to tweet

241. "Our greatest strength lies in the gentleness and tenderness of our heart." (Rumi) Click to tweet

242. "The fault is in the one who blames. Spirit sees nothing to criticize." (Rumi) Click to tweet

243. "A little while alone in your room will prove more valuable than anything else that could ever be given you." (Rumi) Click to tweet

244. "This silence, this moment, every moment, if it’s genuinely inside you, brings what you need. There’s nothing to believe. Only when i stopped believing in myself did i come into this beauty. Sit quietly, and listen for a voice that will say, ‘be more silent.’ die and be quiet. Quietness is the surest sign that you’ve died. Your old life was a frantic running from silence. Move outside the tangle of fear-thinking. Live in silence." (Rumi) Click to tweet

245. "A wealth you cannot imagine flows through you. Do not consider what strangers say. Be secluded in your secret heart-house, that bowl of silence." (Rumi) Click to tweet

246. "Stop, open up, surrender the beloved blind silence. Stay there until you see you’re looking at the light with infinite eyes." (Rumi) Click to tweet

247. "When all your desires are distilled; you will cast just two votes – to love more, and be happy." (Rumi) Click to tweet

248. "Whatever happens to you, don’t fall in despair. Even if all the doors are closed, a secret path will be there for you that no one knows. You can’t see it yet but so many paradises are at the end of this path… be grateful! It is easy to thank after obtaining what you want, thank before having what you want." (Rumi) Click to tweet

249. "My dear heart, never think you are better than others. Listen to their sorrows with compassion. If you want peace, don’t harbor bad thoughts, do not gossip and don’t teach what you do not know." (Rumi) Click to tweet

250. "Everything is emptiness. Everything else, accidental. Emptiness brings peace to your loving. Everything else, disease. In this world of trickery, emptiness is what your soul wants." (Rumi) Click to tweet

251. "There is one way of breathing that is shameful and constricted. Then, there’s another way: a breath of love that takes you all the way to infinity." (Rumi) Click to tweet

252. "That which is false troubles the heart, but truth brings joyous tranquility." (Rumi) Click to tweet

253. "Today, let us swim wildly, joyously in gratitude." (Rumi) Click to tweet

254. "Wear gratitude like a cloak and it will feed every corner of your life." (Rumi) Click to tweet

255. "Thankfulness brings you to the place where the beloved lives." (Rumi) Click to tweet

256. "Do not feel lonely, the entire universe is inside you." (Rumi) Click to tweet
Do not feel lonely, the entire universe is inside you. (Rumi);  #RumiQuotes
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257. "Everything in the universe is within you. Ask all from yourself." (Rumi) Click to tweet

258. "The only lasting beauty is the beauty of the heart." (Rumi) Click to tweet

259. "Shine like the whole universe is yours." (Rumi) Click to tweet

260. "Everything that is made beautiful and fair and lovely is made for the eye of one who sees." (Rumi) Click to tweet

261. "On a day when the wind is perfect, the sail just needs to open and the world is full of beauty. Today is such a day." (Rumi) Click to tweet

262. "The very center of your heart is where life begins. The most beautiful place on earth." (Rumi) Click to tweet

263. "The sky will bow down to your beauty, if you do." (Rumi) Click to tweet

264. "You have forgotten the one who doesn’t care about ownership, who doesn’t try to turn a profit from every human exchange." (Rumi) Click to tweet

265. "The universe and the light of the stars come through me." (Rumi) Click to tweet

266. "The beauty you see in me is a reflection of you." (Rumi) Click to tweet

267. "Your light is more magnificent than sunrise or sunset." (Rumi) Click to tweet
Your light is more magnificent than sunrise or sunset. (Rumi);  #RumiQuotes
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268. "The breeze at dawn has secrets to tell you. Don’t go back to sleep." (Rumi) Click to tweet

269. "What hurts the soul? To live without tasting the water of its own essence." (Rumi) Click to tweet

270. "We can’t help being thirsty, moving toward the voice of water." (Rumi) Click to tweet

271. "Silence is an ocean. Speech is a river. When the ocean is searching for you, don’t walk into the river. Listen to the ocean." (Rumi) Click to tweet

272. "When water gets caught in habitual whirlpools, dig a way out through the bottom of the ocean." (Rumi) Click to tweet

273. "There is a moon inside every human being. Learn to be companions with it." (Rumi) Click to tweet

274. "Who could be so lucky? Who comes to a lake for water and sees the reflection of moon." (Rumi) Click to tweet

275. "Be like the sun for grace and mercy. Be like the night to cover others’ faults. Be like running water for generosity. Be like death for rage and anger. Be like the earth for modesty. Appear as you are. Be as you appear." (Rumi) Click to tweet

276. "Daylight, full of small dancing particles and the one great turning, our souls are dancing with you, without feet, they dance. Can you see them when i whisper in your ear?" (Rumi) Click to tweet

277. "You have no need to travel anywhere – journey within yourself. Enter a mine of rubies and bathe in the splendor of your own light." (Rumi) Click to tweet

278. "If you wish to shine like day, burn up the night of self-existence. Dissolve in the being who is everything." (Rumi) Click to tweet

279. "Your heart is the size of an ocean. Go find yourself in its hidden depths." (Rumi) Click to tweet

280. "Let the waters settle and you will see the moon and the stars mirrored in your own being." (Rumi) Click to tweet

281. "Wherever water flows, life flourishes: wherever tears fall, divine mercy is shown." (Rumi) Click to tweet

282. "How do i know who i am or where i am? How could a single wave locate itself in an ocean." (Rumi) Click to tweet

283. "I have found the heart and will never leave this house of light." (Rumi) Click to tweet

284. "Don’t you know yet? It is your light that lights the worlds." (Rumi) Click to tweet

285. "Your task? To work with all the passion of your being to acquire an inner light." (Rumi) Click to tweet

286. "Truth lifts the heart, like water refreshes thirst." (Rumi) Click to tweet

287. "Love is the water of life, jump into this water." (Rumi) Click to tweet

288. "Listen to the sound of waves within you." (Rumi) Click to tweet

289. "We rarely hear the inward music, but we’re all dancing to it nevertheless." (Rumi) Click to tweet
We rarely hear the inward music, but we’re all dancing to it nevertheless. (Rumi);  #RumiQuotes
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290. "Whosoever knoweth the power of the dance, dwelleth in god." (Rumi) Click to tweet

291. "Dancing is when you rise above both worlds, tearing your heart to pieces and giving up your soul." (Rumi) Click to tweet

292. "Without love, all worship is a burden, all dancing is a chore, all music is mere noise." (Rumi) Click to tweet

293. "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." (Rumi) Click to tweet

294. "Dance, when you’re broken open. Dance, if you’ve torn the bandage off. Dance in the middle of the fighting. Dance in your blood. Dance when you’re perfectly free." (Rumi) Click to tweet

295. "A divine dance appears in the soul and the body at the time of peace and union. Anyone can learn the dance, just listen to the music." (Rumi) Click to tweet

296. "Dancing is not just getting up painlessly, like a leaf blown on the wind; dancing is when you tear your heart out and rise out of your body to hang suspended between the worlds." (Rumi) Click to tweet

297. "Be kind to yourself, dear – to our innocent follies. Forget any sounds or touch you knew that did not help you dance. You will come to see that all evolves us." (Rumi) Click to tweet

298. "In order to understand the dance one must be still. And in order to truly understand stillness one must dance." (Rumi) Click to tweet

299. "Dance where you can break yourself up to pieces and totally abandon your worldly passions." (Rumi) Click to tweet

300. "Dance, and make joyous the love around you. Dance, and your veils which hide the light shall swirl in a heap at your feet." (Rumi) Click to tweet

301. "We came whirling out of nothingness, scattering stars like dust… the stars made a circle, and in the middle, we dance." (Rumi) Click to tweet

302. "I am a drunkard from another kind of tavern. I dance to a silent tune. I am the symphony of stars." (Rumi) Click to tweet

303. "There are many ways to the divine. I have chosen the ways of song, dance, and laughter." (Rumi) Click to tweet

304. "There are a thousand ways to kneel and kiss the ground; there are a thousand ways to go home again." (Rumi) Click to tweet
There are a thousand ways to kneel and kiss the ground; there are a thousand ways to go home again. (Rumi);  #RumiQuotes
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305. "The prophets accept all agony and trust it. For the water has never feared the fire." (Rumi) Click to tweet

306. "Put your thoughts to sleep, do not let them cast a shadow over the moon of your heart. Let go of thinking." (Rumi) Click to tweet

307. "It is certain that an atom of goodness on the path of faith is never lost." (Rumi) Click to tweet

308. "On what is fear: non-acceptance of uncertainty. If we accept that uncertainty, it becomes an adventure!" (Rumi) Click to tweet

309. "When you go through a hard period, when everything seems to oppose you, when you feel you cannot even bear one more minute, never give up! Because it is the time and place that the course will divert!" (Rumi) Click to tweet

310. "Those who don’t feel this love pulling them like a river, those who don’t drink dawn like a cup of springwater or take in sunset like a supper, those who don’t want to change, let them sleep." (Rumi) Click to tweet

311. "Always remember you are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, smarter than you think and twice as beautiful as you’d ever imagined." (Rumi) Click to tweet

312. "Why are you so enchanted by this world, when a mine of gold lies within you?" (Rumi) Click to tweet

313. "You were born with potential. You were born with goodness and trust. You were born with ideals and dreams. You were born with greatness. You were born with wings. You are not meant for crawling, so don’t. You have wings. Learn to use them and fly." (Rumi) Click to tweet

314. "If something makes you happy in this world, you should think of what will happen to you if that thing were taken away." (Rumi) Click to tweet

315. "If reason dominates in man, he rises higher than angels. If lust overpowers man, he descends lower than the beast." (Rumi) Click to tweet

316. "Move, but don’t move the way fear makes you move." (Rumi) Click to tweet

317. "The garden of the world has no limits except in your mind." (Rumi) Click to tweet

318. "Looking up gives light, although at first it makes you dizzy." (Rumi) Click to tweet

319. "I searched for god and found only myself. I searched for myself and found only god." (Rumi) Click to tweet
I searched for god and found only myself. I searched for myself and found only god. (Rumi);  #RumiQuotes
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320. "Silence is the language of god, all else is poor translation." (Rumi) Click to tweet

321. "Each moment contains a hundred messages from god." (Rumi) Click to tweet

322. "Touched. How did you get here? Close your eyes… and surrender!" (Rumi) Click to tweet

323. "Would you become a pilgrim on the road of love? The first condition is that you make yourself humble as dust and ashes." (Rumi) Click to tweet

324. "Love is the water of life. Everything other than love for the most beautiful god is agony of the spirit, though it be sugar-eating. What is agony of the spirit? To advance toward death without seizing hold of the water of life." (Rumi) Click to tweet

325. "If in thirst you drink water from a cup, you see god in it. Those who are not in love with god will see only their own faces in it." (Rumi) Click to tweet

326. "To become spiritual, you must die to self, and come alive in the lord. Only then will the mysteries of god fall from your lips. To die to self through self-discipline causes suffering but brings you everlasting life." (Rumi) Click to tweet

327. "There is a loneliness more precious than life. There is a freedom more precious than the world. Infinitely more precious than life and the world is that moment when one is alone with god." (Rumi) Click to tweet

328. "Knock, and he’ll open the door. Vanish, and he’ll make you shine like the sun. Fall, and he’ll raise you to the heavens. Become nothing, and he’ll turn you into everything." (Rumi) Click to tweet

329. "Sit quietly and listen for a voice that will say, “be more silent.” As that happens, your soul starts to revive." (Rumi) Click to tweet

330. "Till man destroys “self” he is no true friend of god." (Rumi) Click to tweet

331. "Now be silent. Let the one who creates the words speak. He made the door. He made the lock. He also made the key." (Rumi) Click to tweet

332. "Ways of worshipping are not to be ranked as better or worse than one another… it’s all praise, and it’s all right." (Rumi) Click to tweet

333. "We are all the same… all the same… longing to find our way back… back to the one… back to the only one!" (Rumi) Click to tweet

334. "Why, when god’s world is so big, did you fall asleep in a prison, of all places?" (Rumi) Click to tweet

335. "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) Click to tweet

336. "Stay in the spiritual fire. Let it cook you." (Rumi) Click to tweet

337. "All religions. All this singing. One song. Peace be with you." (Rumi) Click to tweet

338. "I am in the house of mercy, and my heart is a place of prayer." (Rumi) Click to tweet

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