Rumi was a 13th-century Persian poet, jurist, Islamic scholar and theologian that spoke from the heart. His influence and words transcend time, national borders, and ethnic divisions. His words of wisdom speak to EVERY human and have had a profound effect on civilizations over the past 7 centuries.
Here are 27 inspiring Rumi quotes that will transform your life and teach you to trust yourself.
1) 27 inspiring Rumi quotes:
“Let silence be the art you practice.” – Rumi
“Lovers don’t finally meet somewhere. They’re in each other all along.” – Rumi
“If you find me not within you, you will never find me. For I have been with you, from the beginning of me.” – Rumi
“Stop acting so small. You are the universe in ecstatic motion.” – Rumi
“These pains you feel are messengers. Listen to them.” – Rumi
“Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.” – Rumi
“Be patient where you sit in the dark, the dawn is coming…” – Rumi
“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
“It’s your road and yours alone. Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you.” – Rumi
“Why are you so enchanted by this world, when a mine of gold lies within you?” – Rumi
“If you are irritated by every rub, how will you be polished?” – Rumi
“Actually, your soul and mine are the same. We appear and disappear with each other.” – Rumi
“The wound is the place where the light enters you.” – Rumi
“I know you’re tired but come, this is the way.” – Rumi
“There is a voice that doesn’t use words. Listen.” – Rumi
“Your heart knows the way. Run in that direction.” – Rumi
“The Universe is not outside of you. Look inside yourself; everything that you want, you already are.” – Rumi
“Don’t get lost in your pain, know that one day your pain will become your cure.” – Rumi
“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
“What you seek is seeking you.” – Rumi
“Love is the bridge between you and everything.” – Rumi
“Everyone has been made for some particular work, and the desire for that work has been put in every heart.” – Rumi
Rumi quotes like the one above and below remind me of Steve Harvey’s ‘jump’ speech he made after a taping of Family Feud.
“Let the beauty of what you love, be what you do.” – Rumi
“Raise your words, not voice. It is rain that grows flowers, not thunder.” – Rumi
“Let yourself be silently drawn by the strange pull of what you really love. It will not lead you astray.” – Rumi
“We are born of love; Love is our mother.” – Rumi
“Silence is the language of God, all else is poor translation.” – Rumi
Please share these inspiring Rumi quotes with your friends and family.