The Top 10 Best Rumi Quotes

“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

“Stop acting so small. You are the universe in ecstatic motion.” 
― Rumi

“What you seek is seeking you.” 
― Rumi

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

“Don’t grieve. Anything you lose comes round in another form.” 
― Rumi

“Don’t be satisfied with stories, how things have gone with others. Unfold your own myth.” 
― Rumi

“When you do things from your soul, you feel a river moving in you, a joy.” 
― Rumi

“When I am with you, we stay up all night.
When you’re not here, I can’t go to sleep.
Praise God for those two insomnias!
And the difference between them.” 
― Rumi

“My soul is from elsewhere, I’m sure of that, and I intend to end up there.” 
― Rumi

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


Bonus Quote:

“silence is the language of god, 
all else is poor translation.” 
― Rumi