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
Rumi Quote #2:
“Lovers don’t finally meet somewhere. They’re in each other all along.” – Rumi
Rumi Quote #3:
“If you find me not within you, you will never find me. For I have been with you, from the beginning of me.” – Rumi
Rumi Quote #4:
“Stop acting so small. You are the universe in ecstatic motion.” – Rumi
Rumi Quote #5:
“These pains you feel are messengers. Listen to them.” – Rumi
Rumi Quote #6:
“Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.” – Rumi
Rumi Quote #7:
“Be patient where you sit in the dark, the dawn is coming…” – Rumi
Rumi Quote #8:
“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
Rumi Quote #9:
“It’s your road and yours alone. Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you.” – Rumi
Rumi Quote #10:
“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 quote
“Actually, your soul and mine are the same. We appear and disappear with each other.” – Rumi quote
“The wound is the place where the light enters you.” – Rumi quote
“I know you’re tired but come, this is the way.” – Rumi quote
15) Rumi quotes that inspire you to listen to your inner voice.
“There is a voice that doesn’t use words. Listen.” – Rumi
16) Rumi quotes to inspire you to follow your heart.
“Your heart knows the way. Run in that direction.” – Rumi
17) Rumi quotes to inspire you to look inside…
“The Universe is not outside of you. Look inside yourself; everything that you want, you already are.” – Rumi quotes
“Don’t get lost in your pain, know that one day your pain will become your cure.” – Rumi quotes
“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
21) Rumi quotes about love.
“Love is the bridge between you and everything.” – Rumi
22) Rumi quotes to inspire you to find your passion.
“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
24) Oh no! We’ve almost reached the end of this list of Rumi quotes…
“Raise your words, not voice. It is rain that grows flowers, not thunder.” – Rumi
25) Rumi quotes to inspire you to follow your heart and do what you love.
“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
27) I hope you enjoyed these Rumi quotes.
“Silence is the language of God, all else is poor translation.” – Rumi
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