100 Best Rumi Quotes on Love/Lovers, Friendship and Beauty

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Whatever Rumi has said about love, they all have very beautiful and deep meaning. His quotes explaining the true meaning of love are very important.

He was a 13th-century Persian poet, faqih, Islamic scholar, theologian, and Sufi mystic.

Full Name : Jalāl ad-Dīn Muhammad Rūmī

Nick Name : Mevlânâ/Mawlānā ( Our Master )

Born : 30 September 1207

Died : 17 December 1273

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Rumi Quotes on Love

Rumi Quotes on Love
Rumi Quotes on Love

1. Love risks everything and asks for nothing. — Rumi

Best Rumi Quotes on Love
Best Rumi Quotes on Love

2. You have within you more love than you could ever understand. — Rumi

When you seek love with all your heart you shall find its echo in the universe.

3. When you seek love with all your heart you shall find its echo in the universe. — Rumi

4. This is love: to fly toward a secret sky, to cause a hundred veils to fall each moment. First to let go of life. Finally, to take a step without feet. — Rumi

5. Goodbyes are only for those who love with their eyes. Because for those who love with heart and soul there is no such thing as separation. — Rumi

This is what love does and continues to do. It tastes like honey to adults and milk to children.

6. This is what love does and continues to do. It tastes like honey to adults and milk to children. — Rumi

7. I have no companion but Love, no beginning, no end, no dawn. The soul calls from within me: ‘You, ignorant of the way of Love, set me free.’ — Rumi

Famous Rumi Quotes
Famous Rumi Quotes

8. Wherever you are, and whatever you do, be in love. — Rumi

Love is the bridge between you and everything.

9. Love is the bridge between you and everything. — Rumi

10. 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. — Rumi

11. Let your teacher be love itself. — Rumi

12. Let yourself be silently drawn by the stronger pull of what you really love. — Rumi

Let the beauty we love be what we do.

Let the beauty we love be what we do.

13. Laugh as much as you breathe. Love as long as you live. — Rumi

14. Be drunk with love, for love is all that exists. — Rumi

15. Let us carve gems out of our stony hearts and let them light our path to love. — Rumi

16. Love sometimes wants to do us a great favor: hold us upside down and shake all the nonsense out. — Rumi

17. Discard yourself and thereby regain yourself. Spread the trap of humility and ensnare love. — Rumi

18. Anything which is more than our necessity is poison. It may be power, wealth, hunger, ego, greed, laziness, love, ambition, hate or anything. — Rumi

19. In their seeking, wisdom and madness are one and the same. On the path of love, friend and stranger are one and the same. — Rumi

20. If you want to win hearts, sow the seeds of Love. If you want heaven, stop scattering thorns on the road. — Rumi

21. When I am with you, we stay up all night. When you’re not here, I can’t go to sleep. — Rumi

22. On the path of love we are neither masters nor the owners of our lives. We are only a brush in the hand of the master painter. — Rumi

Best Rumi Love Quotes

23. This sky where we live is no place to lose your wings so love, love, love. — Rumi

24. If you love someone, you are always joined with them – in joy, in absence, in solitude, in strife. — Rumi

25. Let yourself be drawn by the stronger pull of that which you truly love. — Rumi

26. Now I am sober and there’s only the hangover and the memory of love. — Rumi

27. Travel brings power and love back into your life. — Rumi

28. Come out of the circle of time and into the circle of love. — Rumi

29. If destiny comes to help you, love will come to meet you. A life without love isn’t a life. — Rumi

30. With life as short as a half-taken breath, don’t plant anything but love. — Rumi

31. I am a child whose teacher is love surely my master won’t let me grow to be a fool. — Rumi

32. Grief can be the garden of compassion. If you keep your heart open through everything, your pain can become your greatest ally in your life’s search for love and wisdom. — Rumi

33. Whoever finds love beneath hurt and grief disappears into emptiness with a thousand new disguises. — Rumi

34. Stop, open up, surrender the beloved blind silence. Stay there until you see you’re looking at the light with infinite eyes. — Rumi

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Quotes about love

Rumi Quotes about Love

35. There is one way of breathing that is shameful and constricted. Then, there’s another way: a breath of love that takes you all the way to infinity. — Rumi

36. Thankfulness brings you to the place where the beloved lives. — Rumi

37. Love is the water of life, jump into this water. — Rumi

38. Without love, all worship is a burden, all dancing is a chore, all music is mere noise. — Rumi

39. Dance, and make joyous the love around you. Dance, and your veils which hide the Light shall swirl in a heap at your feet. — Rumi

40. Those who don’t feel this love pulling them like a river, those who don’t drink dawn like a cup of springwater or take in sunset like a supper, those who don’t want to change, let them sleep. — Rumi

41. Would you become a pilgrim on the road of love? The first condition is that you make yourself humble as dust and ashes. — Rumi

42. Love is the water of life. Everything other than love for the most beautiful God is agony of the spirit, though it be sugar-eating. What is agony of the spirit? To advance toward death without seizing hold of the water of life. — Rumi

Best Rumi Quotes on Friendship

rumi quotes on friendship
Rumi Quotes on Friendship

43. There is nothing I want but your presence. In friendship, time dissolves. — Rumi

44. Be a helpful friend, and you will become a green tree with always new fruit, always deeper journeys into love. — Rumi

45. My friend, the sufi is the friend of the present moment. To say tomorrow is not our way. — Rumi

46. Stay with friends who support you in these. Talk with them about sacred texts, and how you are doing, and how they are doing, and keep your practices together. — Rumi

47. A warm, rainy day-this is how it feels when friends get together. Friend refreshes friend then, as flowers do each others, in a spring rain. — Rumi

48. Friendship of the wise is good; a wise enemy is better than a foolish friend. — Rumi

49. Be with those who help your being. — Rumi

50. If you are looking for a friend who is faultless, you will be friendless. — Rumi

51. Friend, our closeness is this: anywhere you put your foot, feel me in the firmness under you. — Rumi

52. Till man destroys “self” he is no true friend of God. — Rumi

Best Rumi Quotes on Beauty

rumi quotes on beauty

53. Make peace with the universe. Take joy in it. It will turn to gold. Resurrection will be now. Every moment, a new beauty. — Rumi

54. This silence, this moment, every moment, if it’s genuinely inside you, brings what you need. There’s nothing to believe. Only when I stopped believing in myself did I come into this beauty. Sit quietly, and listen for a voice that will say, ‘Be more silent.’ Die and be quiet. Quietness is the surest sign that you’ve died. Your old life was a frantic running from silence. Move outside the tangle of fear-thinking. Live in silence. — Rumi

55. The only lasting beauty is the beauty of the heart. — Rumi

56. On a day when the wind is perfect, the sail just needs to open and the world is full of beauty. Today is such a day. — Rumi

57. The sky will bow down to your beauty, if you do. — Rumi

58. The beauty you see in me is a reflection of you. — Rumi

59. 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. — Rumi

Quotes about Beauty

Famous Rumi Quotes : By God, when you see your beauty you will be the idol of yourself.
Famous Rumi Quotes

60. By God, when you see your beauty you will be the idol of yourself. — Rumi

61. Let the beauty we love be what we do. — Rumi

62. Beauty surrounds us, but usually we need to be walking in a garden to know it. — Rumi

63. Oh soul, you worry too much. You have seen your own strength, You have seen your own beauty, You have seen your golden wings. Of anything less, why do you worry? You are in truth the soul, of the soul, of the soul. — Rumi

64. Make peace with the universe. Take joy in it. It will turn to gold. Resurrection will be now. Every moment, a new beauty. — Rumi

65. Everything that is made beautiful and fair and lovely is made for the eye of one who sees. — Rumi

Best Rumi Quotes on Nature

66. Always search for your innermost nature in those you are with, as rose oil imbibes from roses. — Rumi

67. The breeze at dawn has secrets to tell you. Don’t go back to sleep. — Rumi

68. There is a moon inside every human being. Learn to be companions with it. — Rumi

69. Who could be so lucky? Who comes to a lake for water and sees the reflection of moon. — Rumi

70. Daylight, full of small dancing particles and the one great turning, our souls are dancing with you, without feet, they dance. Can you see them when I whisper in your ear? — Rumi

71. Your heart is the size of an ocean. Go find yourself in its hidden depths. — Rumi

72. Listen to the sound of waves within you. — Rumi

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Rumi Quotes on Marriage

73. May these vows and this marriage be blessed. — Rumi

74. The minute I heard my first love story I started looking for you. — Rumi

Rumi Quotes on Lovers

75. There is no salvation for the soul but to fall in love. Only lovers can escape out of these two worlds. — Rumi

Rumi Quotes on Lovers
Rumi Quotes on Lovers

76. Lovers have heartaches that can’t be cured by drugs or sleep, or games, but only by seeing their beloved. — Rumi

77. Two there are who are never satisfied – the lover of the world and the lover of knowledge. — Rumi

78. Lovers don’t finally meet somewhere. They’re in each other all along. — Rumi

79. The minute I heard my first love story I started looking for you, not knowing how blind that was. Lovers don’t finally meet somewhere. They’re in each other all along. — Rumi

Rumi Quotes on Silence

80. This silence, this moment, every moment, if it’s genuinely inside you, brings what you need. There’s nothing to believe. Only when I stopped believing in myself did I come into this beauty. Sit quietly, and listen for a voice that will say, ‘Be more silent.’ Die and be quiet. Quietness is the surest sign that you’ve died. Your old life was a frantic running from silence. Move outside the tangle of fear-thinking. Live in silence. — Rumi

81. Stop, open up, surrender the beloved blind silence. Stay there until you see you’re looking at the light with infinite eyes. — Rumi

rumi quotes on silence

82. Silence is an ocean. Speech is a river. When the ocean is searching for you, don’t walk into the river. Listen to the ocean. — Rumi

83. Silence is the language of God, all else is poor translation. — Rumi

84. Keep silent, because the world of silence is a vast fullness. — Rumi

85. Let silence take you to the core of life. — Rumi

86. Let silence be the art you practice. — Rumi

87. In silence there is eloquence. Stop weaving and see how the pattern improves. — Rumi

Inspirational Quotes of Rumi

88. Be empty of worrying. Think of who created thought. — Rumi

89. Always remember you are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, smarter than you think and twice as beautiful as you’d ever imagined. — Rumi

90. Only from the heart can you touch the sky. — Rumi

91. Stop acting so small. You are the universe in ecstatic motion. — Rumi

92. Whatever lifts the corners of your mouth, trust that. — Rumi

93. Be like a tree and let the dead leaves drop. — Rumi

94. It’s your road and yours alone. Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you. — Rumi

95. In the blackest of your moments, wait with no fear. — Rumi

96. I want to sing like the birds sing, not worrying about who hears or what they think. — Rumi

97. What you seek is seeking you. — Rumi

98. As you start to walk on the way, the way appears. — Rumi

99. Everyone has been made for some particular work, and the desire for that work has been put in every heart. — Rumi

100. The world is a mountain, in which your words are echoed back to you. — Rumi

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