This page has some favorite poems and quotes by
Jelaluddin Rumi. Enjoy the journey...
Advice doesn't help lovers!
An intellectual doesn't know what the drunk is feeling!
Don't try to figure what those lost inside love will do next!
Someone in charge would give up all his power,
One of them tries to dig a hole through a mountain.
Life freezes if it doesn't get a taste
God picks up the reed-flute world and blows.
Remember the lips
Go up on the roof at night
Let Everyone climb on their roofs
Something there makes me hear
Then I went to every city and small town,
That moaning gave me an idea: Go back inside
The heart acts as translator between
It has its own inhabitants who do not talk
And remember that Muhammed said of the place
If I hold you with my emotions,
If I hold you with my eyes,
So I hold you where we
Rumi from the book, Say I Am You (page 83)
(translated by John Moyne and Coleman Barks)
Be patient if you can, and from sour
One night a man was crying,
The man had no answer to that.
He dreamed he saw Khidr, the guide of souls,
The grief you cry out from
Your pure sadness
Listen to the moan of a dog for its master.
There are love-dogs
Give your life
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