Rumi – Poet and Scholar

Please share

Rumi Quotes
The Love and Wisdom of Rumi, Persian Poet & Scholar

Jalāl ad-Dīn Muhammad Rūmī also known as Jalāl ad-Dīn Muhammad Balkhī and more popularly simply as Rumiwas a 13th-century Persian poet, jurist, Islamic scholar, theologian and Sufi mystic. 

His work transcends location, ethnicities, time, language and spirituality and has millions of followers the world over.


Rumi quotes
Some of his Love and Wisdom quotes:-

“Lovers don’t finally meet somewhere. They’re in each other all along.”

“Love is the bridge between you and everything.”

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

“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.”

“Wherever you are, and whatever you do, be in love.”

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

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

“Raise your words, not your voice. It is rain that grows flowers, not thunder”

“What you seek is seeking you.”

As an admirer and ‘student’ of Rumi’s work, I am proud and humbled to be sharing his wisdom with my own photographs. (You are welcome to share them provided they are in their original and complete form)
Michael E Thornley 

Rumi Quotes In Pictures

Permission is granted to share the photographs in their entirety which includes reference to our website www.michaelthornley.org  OR  www.michaelthornley.org/resources/rumi-quotes/.

We make no claim to the rights of the quotes as Rumi belongs to the world at large. Our purpose here is to share his wisdom and to honour his work.

( The above photographs remain the property of the Michael Thornley Organisation. These photographs were personally photographed by Michael E Thornley.)

Related Posts
Who do you think you are? Looking into your Family History
Who do you think you are? " Who Do You Think You Are? is a British genealogy documentary series that has aired on the BBC since 2004. In each episode, a ...
READ MORE
Old habits die hard but they do die! You don’t eliminate a bad habit, you replace it.
'Old habits die hard' - an old Polish Proverb Meaning: People find it difficult to change their accustomed behavior.   The breaking of 'old habits' is often part of our journey so that we ...
READ MORE
Looking at the Bigger Picture
Our guest video blog today is from one of my Mentors, a young and very successful entreprenuer Justin Atlan. Whilst he is specifically referring to how you view your Business, ...
READ MORE
Living the Laptop Lifestyle
Firstly, you may be asking what is 'Living the Laptop Lifestyle'? Well it is exactly as is suggested by the title....... you can earn an income via your computer. With a Laptop ...
READ MORE
Live your Passion !
Live your Passion ! ” Know your Passion… Follow it…Live it…dream it!”   Beautiful things can and will happen in your life when your passions exceed your fears. One of the ...
READ MORE
How to feel awesome all the time!
My guest blogger today is one of my mentors Stefan Pylarinos. Please follow the link below to watch his video 🙂 Michael Thornley Creator of the Wealth Flow Formula www.wealthflowformula.com     Hey, hope you're doing AWESOME! I've ...
READ MORE
Worse than a crying baby on an airplane
Today's guest post is by one of my Business Coaches J T DeBolt yet it applies to both Business and Life so I thought I would share it with you ...
READ MORE
Sort through the Chickens to find the Eagles!
" Sort through the Chickens to find the Eagles! Do you want to scratch around like chickens or soar with the Eagles?" I love this analogy and this is true in ...
READ MORE
Rich Dad Poor Dad- 4 Pillars of a Good Life – Wealth
require(["mojo/signup-forms/Loader"], function(L) { L.start({"baseUrl":"mc.us13.list-manage.com","uuid":"5450af3ca09d33a3aeadc9c3d","lid":"32f0ac4843"}) })                                Rich Dad Poor Dad- 4 Pillars of a Good Life - ...
READ MORE
Mindset detox with Kristen Owens
O' Happy Day Michael, I was speaking with a new client the other day who was so candid when she was explaining to me how hard it has been to ...
READ MORE
Who do you think you are? Looking into
Old habits die hard but they do die!
Looking at the Bigger Picture
Living the Laptop Lifestyle
Live your Passion !
How to feel awesome all the time!
Worse than a crying baby on an airplane
Sort through the Chickens to find the Eagles!
Rich Dad Poor Dad- 4 Pillars of a
Mindset detox with Kristen Owens

Leave a Reply