Sort by:PopularityA - Z
I tried to find Him on the Christian cross, but He was not there I went to the Temple of the Hindus and to the old pagodas, but I could not find a trace of Him anywhere. I searched on the mountains and in the valleys but neither in the heights nor in the depths was I able to find Him. I went to the Caaba in Mecca, but He was not there either. I questioned the scholars and philosophers but He was beyond their understanding. I then looked into my heart and it was there where He dwelled that I saw Him He was nowhere else to be found.
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.
I died a mineral, and became a plant. I died a plant and rose an animal. I died an animal and I was man. Why should I fear When was I less by dying
Share your thoughts on Jalal ud-Din Rumi's quotes with the community:
Would you like us to send you a FREE inspiring quote delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this author page to your bibliography:
"Jalal ud-Din Rumi Quotes." Quotes.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 21 Jun 2021. <https://www.quotes.net/authors/Jalal+ud-Din+Rumi+Quotes>.