Jalāl ad-Dīn Mohammad Rūmī, popularly and simply known as Rumi was born on 30 September 1207, he was a famous 13th-century Persian poet. His poems have been translated into many languages and transposed into various formats. Rumi has been the “most popular poet” and the “best selling poet” in the United States of America.

His Poem and Quotes on the meaning of life, depict his view on the most fundamental question in the universe.

Look deeply at every quote listed here will help you on your journey to find or create meaning in life.

“Our purpose here on earth: to manifest the very nature of our spirit, which is touched by the spirit of God.”

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“I will be waiting here. For your silence to break, For your soul to shake, For your love to wake.”

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“Paradise is surrounded by what we dislike; the fires of hell are surrounded by what we desire.”

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Rumi Quote

“You have Within you more love than you could ever understand.”

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“I come to YOU without ME, come to ME without YOU.”

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“Your real “country” is where you’re heading, not where you are.”

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“When I am silent, I have thunder hidden inside.”

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Quote on Silence

“Death has nothing to do with going away. The sun sets, The moon sets, But they are not gone.”

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Quote on death

“Love is from the infinite and will remain until eternity. The seeker of love escapes the chains of birth and death, The heart that is not in love will fail the test.”

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” When you do things from your soul, you feel a river moving in you, a joy,”

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