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Quotes

Top 25 Rumi Quotes

1. “What you seek is seeking you.”

2. “There is a voice that doesn’t use words. Listen.”

3. “This is a subtle truth. Whatever you love you are.”

4. "You are not a drop in the ocean, you the entire ocean in a drop."

5. “Don’t be satisfied with stories. How things have gone with others. Unfold your own myth.”

6. “Live life as if everything is rigged in your favor.”

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

8. “The universe is not outside of you. Look inside yourself; everything that you want, you already are.”

9. "Maybe you are searching among the branches for what only appears in the roots."

10. “We are one. Everything in the universe is within you. Ask all from yourself.”

11. “You’ve seen my descent. Now watch my rising.”

12. “Your heart knows the way. Run in that direction.”

13. “Remember, the entrance door to the sanctuary is inside you.”

14. “There is a force within that gives you life. Seek that.”

15. “Why are you so enchanted by this world when a mine of gold lies within you?”

16. “Love is the bridge between you and everything.”

17. “Let the beauty of what you love be what you do.”

18. “Why do you stay in prison when the door is so wide open?"

19. “Yesterday I was clever so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise so I am changing myself.”

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

 21. “Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing there is a field. I’ll meet you there.”

22. "Raise your words, not your voice. It is rain that grows flowers, not thunder."

23. “Let yourself be silently drawn by the strange pull of what you really love. It will not lead you astray.”

24. “When you do things from the soul, you feel a river moving in you, a joy.” 

25. "At the center of your being, you have the answer. You know who you are, and you know what you want."