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  1. “Past and Future veil god from our sight. Set both of them on fire.” – Rumi
  2. “You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean in a drop” – Rumi
  3. “Everyone has been made for some particular work, and the desire for that work has been put in every heart.” – Rumi
  4. “Come, seek, for search is the foundation of fortune: every success depends upon focusing the heart.”- Rumi
  5. “Gamble everything for love, if you are a true human being. Half-heartedness does not reach into majesty.”- Rumi
  6. “Lovers don’t finally meet somewhere. They’re in each other all along.”- Rumi
  7. “Why are you so enchanted by this world, when a mine of gold lies within you?”- Rumi
  8. “You were born with wings, why prefer to crawl through life?”- Rumi
  9. “There is a voice that doesn’t use words. Listen.”- Rumi
  10. “Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.”- Rumi
  11. “If you are irritated by every rub, how will you be polished?”- Rumi
  12. “Let the beauty of what you love be what you do.”- Rumi
  13. “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.”- Rumi
  14. “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
  15. “Words are a pretext. It is the inner bond that draws one person to another, not words.”- Rumi
  16. “Let yourself be silently drawn by the stronger pull of what you really love”- Rumi
  17. “What you seek is seeking you.” – Rumi
  18. “Don’t grieve. Anything you lose comes round in another form.”- Rumi
  19. “Before death takes away what you are given, give away what there is to give.”- Rumi
  20. “Where there is ruin, there is hope for a treasure.”- Rumi
  21. “Raise your words, not voice. It is rain that grows flowers, not thunder.”- Rumi
  22. “Wear gratitude like a cloak and it will feed every corner of your life.”- Rumi
  23. “There are a thousand ways to kneel and kiss the earth.”- Rumi
  24. Yesterday is gone and its tale told. Today new seeds are growing.- Rumi
  25. “Set yourself on fire. Seek those who fan your flames”- Rumi
  26. “Forget safety. Live where you fear to live. Destroy your reputation. Be notorious.”- Rumi
  27. “Where there is ruin, there is hope for a treasure.”- Rumi
  28. “When you do things from your soul, you feel a river moving in you, a joy.”- Rumi
  29. “The wound is the place where the Light enters you.”- Rumi
  30. “Lovers don’t finally meet somewhere. They’re in each other all along.”- Rumi
  31. “Stop acting so small. You are the universe in ecstatic motion.”- Rumi
  32. “When I am silent, I have thunder hidden inside.”- Rumi
  33. “Silence is the language of god, all else is poor translation.”- Rumi
  34. “Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and right doing 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.”- Rumi
  35. “Be melting snow. Wash yourself of yourself.”- Rumi
  36. “Reason is powerless in the expression of Love.”- Rumi
  37. “Travel brings power and love back into your life.”- Rumi
  38. “I closed my mouth and spoke to you in a hundred silent ways.”- Rumi
  39. “Don’t be satisfied with stories, how things have gone with others. Unfold your own myth.”- Rumi
  40. “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?”― Rumi
  41. “What hurts you, blesses you. Darkness is your candle.”- Rumi
  42. “Everything in the universe is within you. Ask all from yourself.”- Rumi
  43. “Wherever you are, and whatever you do, be in love.”- Rumi
  44. “Be grateful for whoever comes, because each has been sent as a guide from beyond.”- Rumi
  45. “We come spinning out of nothingness, scattering stars like dust.”- Rumi
  46. “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.- Rumi
  47. “Be empty of worrying. Think of who created thought!- Rumi
  48. “Why do you stay in prison when the door is so wide open?”- Rumi
  49. “Two there are who are never satisfied — the lover of the world and the lover of knowledge.”- Rumi
  50. “Be like the sun for grace and mercy. Be like the night to cover others’ faults. Be like running water for generosity. Be like death for rage and anger. Be like the Earth for modesty. Appear as you are. Be as you appear.”- Rumi
  51. “The lion is most handsome when looking for food.”- Rumi
  52. “Suffering is a gift. In it is hidden mercy.”- Rumi
  53. “Either give me more wine or leave me alone.”
  54. “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.”- Rumi
  55. “I have lived on the lip of insanity, wanting to know reasons, knocking on a door. It opens. I’ve been knocking from the inside.”- Rumi
  56. “Start a huge, foolish project, like Noah…it makes absolutely no difference what people think of you.”- Rumi
  57. “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.”- Rumi
  58. “The cure for pain is in the pain.”- Rumi
  59. “But listen to me. For one moment quit being sad. Hear blessings dropping their blossoms around you.”- Rumi
  60. “Beauty surrounds us.”- Rumi
  61. “Who could be so lucky? Who comes to a lake for water and sees the reflection of moon.”- Rumi
  62. “I know you’re tired but come, this is the way.”- Rumi
  63. “Only from the heart can you touch the sky.”- Rumi
  64. “And you? When will you begin that long journey into yourself?”- Rumi
  65. “Not only the thirsty seek the water, the water as well seeks the thirsty.”- Rumi
  66. “Respond to every call that excites your spirit.”- Rumi
  67. “These pains you feel are messengers. Listen to them.”- Rumi
  68. “Remember. The way you make love is the way God will be with you.”- Rumi
  69. “When someone beats a rug, the blows are not against the rug, but against the dust in it.”- Rumi
  70. “Be a lamp, or a lifeboat, or a ladder. Help someone’s soul heal. Walk out of your house like a shepherd.”- Rumi
  71. “Let the beauty of what you love be what you do.”- Rumi
  72. “Within tears, find hidden laughter Seek treasures amid ruins, sincere one.”- Rumi
  73. “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.”- Rumi
  74. “You have to keep breaking your heart until it opens.”- Rumi
  75. “Birds make great sky-circles of their freedom. How do they learn it? They fall and falling, they’re given wings.”- Rumi
  76. “When you feel a peaceful joy, that’s when you are near truth.”- Rumi
  77. “The moon stays bright when it doesn’t avoid the night.”- Rumi
  78. “They say there is a doorway from heart to heart, but what is the use of a door when there are no walls?”- Rumi
  79. “Oh soul, you worry too much. You have seen your own strength. You have seen your own beauty. You have seen your golden wings. Of anything less, why do you worry? You are in truth the soul, of the soul, of the soul.”- Rumi
  80. “You wander from room to room hunting for the diamond necklace that is already around your neck!”- Rumi
  81. “The breezes at dawn have secrets to tell you. Don’t go back to sleep! You must ask for what you really want. Don’t go back to sleep! People are going back and forth across the doorsill where the two worlds touch, the door is round and open don’t go back to sleep!” – Rumi
  82. “In Silence there is eloquence. Stop weaving and see how the pattern improves.” ― Rumi
  83. “You were born with potential.- Rumi
  84. You were born with goodness and trust. You were born with ideals and dreams. You were born with greatness. You were born with wings. You are not meant for crawling, so don’t. You have wings. Learn to use them and fly.”- Rumi
  85. “Here is a relationship booster that is guaranteed to work: Every time your spouse or lover says something stupid make your eyes light up as if you just heard something brilliant.”- Rumi
  86. Be silent, only the Hand of God Can remove the burdens of your heart.- Rumi
  87. My Soul is my guide.- Rumi
  88. Open to me, so that I may open. Provide me with your inspiration. So that I may see mine.- Rumi
  89. In tears come laughter concealed. Seek the treasure beneath the ruins.- Rumi
  90. As you start to walk out on the way, the way appears.- Rumi
  91. God turns you from one feeling to another and teaches by means of opposites, so that you will have two wings to fly, not one.- Rumi
  92. As you live deeper in the heart, the mirror you get cleaner and cleaner.- Rumi
  93. Maybe you are searching among the branches for only what appears in the roots?- Rumi
  94. The soul has been given its own ears to hear things the mind does not understand.- Rumi
  95. Know then that the body is merely a garment. Go seek the wearer, not the cloak.- Rumi
  96. To wander in the fields of flowers pull the thorns from your own heart.- Rumi
  97. Now be silent. Let the One who creates words speak. He made the door, He made the lock, He also made the key.- Rumi
  98. Be occupied, then, with what you really value and let the thief take something else.- Rumi
  99. What matters is how quickly you do what your soul directs.- Rumi
  100. If you find me not within you, you will never find me for, I have been with you, from the beginning of me.- Rumi
  101. Find the sweetness in your own heart, then you may find the sweetness in every heart.- Rumi
  102. No more holding back. Be reckless. Tell your love to everybody.- Rumi
  103. Your love has made me sure I am ready to forsake this worldly life and surrender to the magnificence of your being.- Rumi
  104. By Allah! I long to escape the prison of my ego and lose myself in the mountains and the desert.- Rumi
  105. The lover is a king above all kings, unafraid of death, not at all interested in a golden crown.- Rumi
  106. For kindness has the power to transform sworn enemies into firm friends.- Rumi
  107. Lose yourself. Lose yourself. Then you will see your own light as radiant as the full moon.- Rumi
  108. The temple of love is not love itself. True love is the treasure, not the walls around it.- Rumi
  109. Don’t look at your form, however ugly or beautiful. Look at love and at the aim of you quest…- Rumi
  110. The inner consciousness of the saint is the true mosque all should worship, God lives there.- Rumi
  111. When you see my funeral, don’t say, “Parting and separation!” Since for me, that is the time for union and meeting God.- Rumi
  112. Love & imagination are magicians who create an image of the Beloved in your mind with which you share your secret intimate moments.- Rumi
  113. Do you want yourself to be pure of defect? Then look toward him who isn’t ashamed or afraid of speaking the truth.- Rumi
  114. We and our existences are really non-existence; thou art the absolute being which manifests the perishable.- Rumi
  115. For would the sun not wander away in every night? How the world could at every morning be lighted up?- Rumi
  116. When in love, body, mind, heart & soul don’t exist. Become this, fall in love, and you will not be separated again. – Rumi
  117. I once had a thousand desires but in my one desire to know you all else melted away.- Rumi
  118. Live life as if everything is rigged in your favor.- Rumi
  119. Open your hands if you want to be held.- Rumi
  120. Go find yourself first so you can also find me.- Rumi
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