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Ruchika Dutta

Teacher | Posted 14 Mar, 2019 |

Which are your favorite quotes of Rumi?

Priyal Verma

Student | Posted 15 Mar, 2019

Rumi,the 13th century Persion poet , has been called the greatest mystical poet of all time.He has composed over 70,000,powerful and beautiful verses of poetry so driven by his passion and exquisitely put together in simple words.

Some of my personal favourite quotes of Rumi are given below:

The wound is the place where the Light enters you.

Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing there is a field. I'll meet you there.

When the soul lies down in that grass the world is too full to talk about.

Stop acting so small. You are the universe in ecstatic motion.

Only from the heart can you touch the sky.

Let yourself be silently drawn by the stronger pull of what you really love.

Be melting snow. Wash yourself of yourself.

When you do things from your soul, you feel a river moving in you, a joy.

As you start to walk out on the way, the way appears.

Lovers don't finally meet somewhere. They're in each other all along.

The cure for pain is in the pain. 



Jagriti Malik

@Jagriti | Posted 14 Mar, 2019

1. Oh, bird of my soul, fly away now, for I possess a hundred fortified towers.

2. Beauty surrounds us, but usually we need to be walking in a garden to know it.

3. Why should I be unhappy? Every parcel of my being is in full bloom

4. Plant the love of the Holy ones within you spirit, don't give your heart to anything, but the love of those whose hearts are glad.

5. The moment u first heard love I gave up my soul, my heart, and my eyes. 

6. Your depression is connected to you insolence and refusal to praise. 

bobmarley kingg

Digital Marketing Executive | Posted 14 Mar, 2019


“silence is the language of god,

all else is poor translation.” 


Medha Kapoor

B.A. (Journalism & Mass Communication) | Posted 14 Mar, 2019

Jalal-Ad-Din-Rumi was not just a Persian Poet. He has been the most popular poet in the Persian language, and the one whose works have inspired even the Turkish and Arabic literature. This 13th century Persian Poet has captured life in his verses with such a beauty that they will give you bliss and heartbreak at the same time.


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Here are my favorite Rumi quotes:

• In each moment the fire rages, it will burn away a hundred veils. And carry you a thousand steps toward your goal.

Have you ever felt this optimistic?

• What is planted in each person’s soul will sprout.

Yes, Rumi was a philosopher in his own right. Read this philosophy of him,

• Achieve some perfection yourself, so that you may not fall into sorrow by seeing the perfection in others.

And he was a teacher too, teaching us the way of love

• Close your eyes, fall in love, stay there.

Rumi taught us self-love too.

• The universe is not outside of you. Look inside yourself; everything that you want, you already are.
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• What hurts you, blesses you. Darkness is your candle.

And how he embraces all the art forms!

• Dance until you shatter yourself.

I had never known a more beautiful version of “beauty is in the eyes of the beholder”.

• To praise the sun is to praise your own eyes.

He tells us to embrace our individuality.

• Don’t you know yet? It is your light that lights the worlds.

And pains too.

• These pains you feel are messengers. Listen to them.

Tell me which one touched your heart.