Should a man live underground, and there converse with the works of art and mechanism, and should afterwards be brought up into the open day, and see the several glories of the heaven and earth, he would immediately pronounce them the work of such a Being as we define God to be.
Love is an emerald. Its brilliant light wards off dragons On this treacherous path.
Gamble everything for love, if you're a true human being.
Close the language-door, and open the love-window
The soul is here for its own joy.
Your grief for what you've lost lifts a mirror up to where you're bravely working.
Say Bismillah, In the name of God, as the shaykh does with a knife when he offers an animal. Bismillah your old self to find your real name. - Jalaluddin al
Idle man, chases after fairy tales...
Love rests on no foundation. It is an endless ocean, with no beginning or end.
We must die to become true human beings.
I am weary of personal worrying, in love with the art of madness.
Do you know what you are? You are a manuscript oÆ’ a divine letter. You are a mirror reflecting a noble face. This universe is not outside of you. Look inside yourself; everything that you want, you are already that.
Who gets up early to discover the moment light begins?
Behind every atom of this world hides an infinite Universe
Both light and shadow are the dance of Love. Love has no cause, it is the astrolabe of God's secrets. Lover and loving are inseparable and timeless. Although I may try to describe love, when I experience it, I am speechless. Although I may try to write about love, I am rendered helpless. My pen brea
Where lowland is, that's where water goes. All medicine wants is pain to cure.
Don't be sad! Because God sends hope in the most desperate moments. Don't forget, the heaviest rain comes out of the darkest clouds.
Don't be the rider who gallops all nightand never sees the horse that is beneath him
From the moment you entered this world of existence, a ladder was put in front of you so you could escape.
If you look too closely at the form, you miss the Essence.
Beg of God the removal of envy, that God may deliver you from externals, and bestow upon you an inward occupation, which will absorb you so that your attention is not drawn away.