Mevlana Rumi

1207 - 1273

A Quote by Mevlana Jelalu'ddin Rumi on brevity, effort, life, and strength

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.

Mevlana Rumi (1207 - 1273)

Source: Rumi Daylight: A Daybook of Spiritual Guidance

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Mevlana Jelalu'ddin Rumi on companions and envy

On the way there is no harder pass than this: fortunate is he who does not carry envy as a companion.

Mevlana Rumi (1207 - 1273)

Source: Rumi Daylight: A Daybook of Spiritual Guidance

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Mevlana Jelalu'ddin Rumi on change, grace, love, needs, and thought

Pale sunlight, pale the wall. Love moves away. The light changes I need more grace than I thought.

Mevlana Rumi (1207 - 1273)

Source: Rumi Daylight: A Daybook of Spiritual Guidance

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Mevlana Jelalu'ddin Rumi on death, justice, and laughter

Everyone is so afraid of death, but the real sufis just laugh: nothing tyrannizes their hearts. What strikes the oyster shell does not damage the pearl.

Mevlana Rumi (1207 - 1273)

Source: Rumi Daylight: A Daybook of Spiritual Guidance

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Mevlana Jelalu'ddin Rumi on conventionality and soul

Conventional opinion is the ruin of our souls.

Mevlana Rumi (1207 - 1273)

Source: Rumi Daylight: A Daybook of Spiritual Guidance

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Mevlana Jelalu'ddin Rumi on heart, tranquility, trouble, and truth

That which is false troubles the heart, but truth brings joyous tranquility.

Mevlana Rumi (1207 - 1273)

Source: Rumi Daylight: A Daybook of Spiritual Guidance

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Mevlana Jelalu'ddin Rumi on friendship, sacred, and support

Stay with friends who support you in these. Talk with them about sacred texts, and how you are doing, and how they are doing, and keep your practices together.

Mevlana Rumi (1207 - 1273)

Source: Rumi Daylight: A Daybook of Spiritual Guidance

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Mevlana Jelalu'ddin Rumi on day, death, and fear

Don't let your throat tighten with fear. Take sips of breath all day and night, before death closes your mouth.

Mevlana Rumi (1207 - 1273)

Source: Rumi Daylight: A Daybook of Spiritual Guidance

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Mevlana Jelalu'ddin Rumi

Looking up gives light, although at first it makes you dizzy.

Mevlana Rumi (1207 - 1273)

Source: Rumi Daylight: A Daybook of Spiritual Guidance

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Mevlana Jelalu'ddin Rumi

He is a letter to everyone. You open it. It says, 'Live!'

Mevlana Rumi (1207 - 1273)

Source: Rumi Daylight: A Daybook of Spiritual Guidance

Contributed by: Zaady

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