Rumi’s famous quotes about love and strength


Jalāl ad-Dīn Muhammad Rūmī, also known as Jalāl ad-Dīn Muhammad Balkhī, Mevlânâ/Mawlānā, Mevlevî/Mawlawī, and more popularly simply as Rumi, was a 13th-century Persian Sunni Muslim poet, Jurist, Islamic scholar, Theologian, and Sufi mystic.

It is so fabulous to think that he could cover so many things in some few words. His quotes still inspire us today.

I have collected some of Jalāl ad-Dīn Muhammad Rumi’s famous quotes about love and strength. It will help you increase the power of positive thinking. And here are Rumi’s famous quotes for you.

Rumi’s famous quotes about love and strength

Rumi's quotes

  1. Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, So I am changing myself.
  2. What hurts you, blesses you. Darkness is your candle. Your boundaries are your quest. Failure is the key to the kingdom within. When you are anxious or worried, be patient. The key of patience opens the door of happiness. You suppose that you are the lock on the door, but you are key that opens it.
  3. Raise your words, not voice. It is rain that grows flowers, not thunder.
  4. Lovers don’t finally meet somewhere. They’re in each other all along.
  5. Only from the heart, you can touch the sky.
  6. Wherever you stand, be the soul of that place.
  7. Oh, soul, you worry too much. You have seen your own strength. You have seen your own beauty. You have seen your golden wings. Why do you worry?
  8. 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.
  9. Do not feel lonely the entire universe is inside you.
  10. It’s your road, and yours alone, others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you.Rumi's quotes
  11. Love is an emotion. Totally silent and inexpressible with words.
  12. Be like a tree, let the dead leaves drop.
  13. If you experience the love, you have to touch the spirit, not the body.
  14. In every religion there is love, yet love has no religion.
  15. You were born with potential. You were born with goodness and trust. You were born with ideals and dreams. You were born with greatness. You were born with wings. You are not meant for crawling, so don’t. You have wings. Learn to use them and fly.
  16. Anyone who genuinely and constantly with both hands looks for something will find it.
  17. Don’t grieve. Anything you lose comes round in another form.
  18. Give. But don’t allow yourself to be used. Love. But don’t allow your heart to be abused. Trust. But don’t be naive. Listen. But don’t lose your own voice.
  19. Be silent, only the hand of God can remove the burdens of your heart.
  20. Know that one day your pain will become your cure.Rumi's quotes
  21. When you do things from your soul, you feel a river moving in you, a joy.
  22. Set your life on fire. Seek those who fan your flames.
  23. Achieve some perfection yourself, so that you may not fall into sorrow by seeing the perfection in others.
  24. Everyone has been made for some particular work, and the desire for that work has been put in every heart.
  25. Be drunk with love, for love is all that exists.
  26. Be soulful. Be kind. Be in love.
  27. 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.
  28. I want to sing like the bird’s sing, not worrying about who hears or what they think.
  29. These pains you feel are messengers. Listen to them.
  30. Wherever you are, and whatever you do, be in love.Rumi's quotes
  31. Close your eyes, fall in love, stay there.
  32. Your heart knows the way. Run in that direction.
  33. Let go of your mind and then be mindful. Close your ears and listen.
  34. All your anxiety is because of your desire for harmony. Seek disharmony, then you will gain peace.
  35. The world is a mountain, in which your words are echoed back to you.
  36. Every moment is made glorious by the light of love.
  37. I am yours. Don’t give myself back to me.
  38. Why should I be unhappy? Every parcel of my being is in full bloom.
  39. When you feel a peaceful joy, that’s when you are near truth.
  40. I learned that every mortal will taste death. But only some will taste life.


Hope these Rumi’s famous quotes will help you to realize what is true and real love is and you will understand your strength is lies inside you. And if you have any suggestions feel free to write below.


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