Jalāl ad-Dīn Muhammad Rūmī Biography
(30 September 1207 – 17 December 1273), known to the English-speaking world simply as Rumi, Jalāl ad-Dīn Muḥammad Balkhī was a 13th-century Persian muslim poet, jurist, theologian, and Sufi mystic. Rūmī is a descriptive name meaning “the Roman” since he lived most of his life in an area once ruled by the Eastern Roman Empire. He was likely born in the village of Wakhsh, a small town located in what is now Tajikistan and eventually settling in the Anatolian city of Konya in present-day Turkey.
The only lasting beauty is the beauty of the heart. Rumi Quotes
I come to you, aching for you. You say, ‘You’re drunk. Go away.’ I say ‘No. I’m not drunk. Please open the door.’ You say, ‘You are, you are.. Go away’. Rumi quotes.
You already have the precious mixture that will make you well. Use it.
“Appear as you are, Be as you appear.” Rumi quotes.
Load the ship and set out. No one knows for certain whether the vessel will sink or reach the harbor. Cautious people say, “I’ll do nothing until I can be sure”. Merchants know better. If you do nothing, you lose. Don’t be one of those merchants who wont risk the ocean. Rumi quotes.
In this world of trickery emptiness is what your heart wants. Rumi quotes.
When you do things from your soul, you feel a river moving in you, a joy.
What was said to the rose that made it open was said to me here in my chest. Rumi quotes.
Conventional opinion is the ruin of our souls. Rumi quotes.
Whatever possessions and objects of its desires the lower self may obtain, it hangs on to them, refusing to let them go out of greed for more, or out of fear of poverty and need. Rumi quotes.
Outside ideas of right doing and wrong doing there is a field. Rumi quotes
In silence there is eloquence, stop weaving and watch how the pattern improves. Rumi Quotes
You wander from room to room hunting for the diamond necklace that is already around your neck! Rumi Quuotes
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 quotes
Patience is the key to joy. Rumi quotes
Only from the heart Can you touch the sky. Rumi Quotes
You suppose you are the trouble, But you are the cure you suppose that you are the lock on the door, But you are the key that opens it.
It’s too bad that you want to be someone else, you don’t see your own face, your own beauty yet, no face is more beautiful than yours. Rumi quotes R
People of the world don’t look at themselves, and so they blame one another. Rumi Quotes
Rumi quotes – That which is false troubles the heart, but truth brings joyous tranquility.
Rumi quotes – People of the world don’t look at themselves, and so they blame one another.
Rumi Quotes – Since in order to speak, one must first listen, learn to speak by listening.
When you come looking for sugar, your bag will be examined to see how much it can hold; it will be filled accordingly. Rumi quotes