Rumi is a master who had a way of speaking from the heart and he has compassion, unconditional love for others and oneself in his words. Even though there were many of his teachings, he always voiced the importance such as on intuition, trusting yourself, and not just believing but knowing that in life and in love, it will always find a way.

  1. The wound is the place where the light enters you.
  2. There is a voice that doesn’t use words, listen.
  3. Lovers don’t finally meet somewhere; they are in each other all along.
  4. Yesterday I was clever so I wanted to change the world; today I am wise, so I am changing myself.
  5. What you seek is seeking you.
  6. 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.
  7. Your task is not to seek for love, but merely to seek and find all the barriers within yourself that you have built against it.
  8. Let the beauty of what you love to be what you do.
  9. If you are irritated by every rub, how will you be polished?
  10. If you find me not within you, you will never find me. For I have been with you, from the beginning of me
  11. Love is the bridge between you and everything.
  12. Why are you so enchanted by this world, when a mine of gold lies within you?
  13. Everyone has been made for some particular work and the desire for that work has been put in every heart.
  14. It’s your road and yours alone others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you.
  15. Let yourself be silently drawn by the strange pull of what you really love. It will not lead you astray.
  16. Stop acting so small, you are the universe in ecstatic motion.
  17. Be patient where you sit in the dark, the dawn is coming.
  18. I know you’re tired but come, this is the way.
  19. These pains you feel are messengers, listen to them.
  20. Run in the direction that your heart says as the heart knows it.
  21. Know that one day; your pain will become your cure.
  22. As we all know rain grows flowers but not thunder. So, raise your words but not your voice.
  23. Don’t be satisfied with other’s stories; just unfold your own myth.
  24. We all have the same soul and we appear and disappear in each other.
  25. When you look inside yourself, you can find everything that you want you as the universe is not outside of you.