Rumi About Faith

“If it is bread that you seek, you will have bread.

If it is the soul you seek, you will find the soul.

If you understand this secret,

you know you are that which you seek.”

~ Rumi

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Why Do Things Change?

“Your hand opens and closes, opens and closes.

If it were always a fist or always stretched open, you would be paralysed.

Your deepest presence is in every small contracting and expanding, the two as beautifully balanced and coordinated as birds’ wings.”

~ Rumi, Essential Rumi

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Healing Tip by Rumi

“In Silence there is eloquence.

Stop weaving and see how the pattern improves.”

~ Rumi

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Just Dance

“Dance, when you’re broken open. Dance, if you’ve torn the bandage off.

Dance in the middle of the fighting. Dance in your blood.

Dance when you’re perfectly free.”

~ Rumi

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