Rumi (1207 – 17 December 1273), was a 13th-century Persian poet, theologian, and Sufi mystic. Rumi love quotes are very exhilarating and have a mesmerizing effect on it’s readers. Rumi has been described as the “most popular poet” and the “best selling poet” in the United States. Rumi’s poems have been widely translated into many of the world’s languages and transposed into various formats. Rumi love quotes have the ability to capture the complete attention of readers and give them a feeling of joy.
Rumi love quotes
“Two there are who are never satisfied — the lover of the world and the lover of knowledge.”
“When I am with you, we stay up all night.
When you’re not here, I can’t go to sleep.
Praise God for those two insomnias!
And the difference between them.”
“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.”
“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.”
“Lovers don’t finally meet somewhere. They’re in each other all along.”
“Travel brings power and love back into your life.”
“You have to keep breaking your heart until it opens.”
“Remember. The way you make love is the way God will be with you.”
“People want you to be happy.
Don’t keep serving them your pain!
If you could untie your wings
and free your soul of jealousy,
you and everyone around you
would fly up like doves.”
“If you can’t smell the fragrance
Don’t come into the garden of Love.
If you’re unwilling to undress
Don’t enter into the stream of Truth.
Stay where you are.
Don’t come our way.”
“Wherever you are, and whatever you do, be in love.”
“Goodbyes are only for those who love with their eyes. Because for those who love with heart and soul there is no such thing as separation.”
“Let the beauty we love be what we do. There are hundreds of ways to kneel and kiss the ground.”
“Either give me more wine or leave me alone.”
“What hurts you, blesses you. Darkness is your candle.”
“I was dead, then alive.
Weeping, then laughing.
The power of love came into me,
and I became fierce like a lion,
then tender like the evening star.”
“Love is our Mother and
The way of our Prophet.
Yet it is in our nature
To fight with Love.
We can’t see you, mother,
Hidden behind dark veils
Woven by ourselves.”
“I cannot sleep in your presence.
In your absence, tears prevent me.
You watch me My Beloved
On each sleepless night and
Only You see the difference.”
“When someone is counting out
gold for you, don’t look at your hands,
or the gold. Look at the giver.”
“Only from the heart can you touch the sky.”
“Reason is powerless in the expression of Love.”
“Let yourself be silently drawn by the strange pull of what you really love. It will not lead you astray.”
“What you seek is seeking you.”
“Do you know what the music is saying?
Come follow me and you will find the way.
Your mistakes can also lead you to the Truth.
When you ask, the answer will be given.”
“Raise your words, not voice. It is rain that grows flowers, not thunder.”
“All year round the lover is mad,
Unkempt, lovesick and in disgrace.
Without love there is nothing but grief.
In love – what else matters?”
“Love comes with a knife, not some shy question, and not with fears for its reputation!”
“Let the lover be disgraceful, crazy, absentminded. Someone sober will worry about things going badly. Let the lover be. ”
“Who could be so lucky? Who comes to a lake for water and sees the reflection of moon.”
“Come, come, whoever you are. Wanderer, worshiper, lover of leaving. It doesn’t matter. Ours is not a caravan of despair. come, even if you have broken your vows a thousand times. Come, yet again , come , come.”
“Let the beauty of what you love be what you do.”
― Rumi love quotes
“Respond to every call
that excites your spirit.”
“You think you are alive
because you breathe air?
Shame on you,
that you are alive in such a limited way.
Don’t be without Love,
so you won’t feel dead.
Die in Love
and stay alive forever.”
“Looking at my life
I see that only Love
Has been my soul’s companion
From deep inside
My soul cries out:
Do not wait, surrender
For the sake of Love.”
“I didn’t come here of my own accord, and I can’t leave that way.
Whoever brought me here will have to take me home.”
“You know what love is?
It is all kindness, generosity.
Disharmony prevails when
You confuse lust with love, while
The distance between the two
“This is love- to fly toward a secret sky, to cause a hundred veils to fall each moment. First to let go of life. Finally, to take a step without feet.”
“Don’t grieve. Anything you lose comes round in another form.”
“A mountain keeps an echo deep inside. That’s how I hold your voice.”
“I closed my mouth and spoke to you in a hundred silent ways.”
― Rumi love quote
“There is a candle in your heart, ready to be kindled.
There is a void in your soul, ready to be filled.
You feel it, don’t you?”
“A thousand half-loves must be forsaken to take one whole heart home.”
“I am your moon and your moonlight too
I am your flower garden and your water too
I have come all this way, eager for you
Without shoes or shawl
I want you to laugh
To kill all your worries
To love you
To nourish you.”
“The cure for pain is in the pain.”
“Be empty of worrying.
Think of who created thought!
Why do you stay in prison
When the door is so wide open?”
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