Rumi About Copying Others

“For years, copying other people, I tried to know myself.

From within, I couldn’t decide what to do.

Unable to see, I heard my name being called.

Then I walked outside.”

~ Rumi,

Open Secret: Versions of Rumi

Beach Wilderness
Beach Wilderness © Eva Tenter

Rumi Wisdom

“It may be that the satisfaction I need

depends on my going away,

so that when I’ve gone and come back,

I’ll find it at home.”

~ Rumi

English: It is a beautiful view of the mountai...
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