The fruit of timidity is neither gain nor loss.
Your medicine is in you, and you do not observe it. Your ailment is from yourself, and you do not register it.
He was everyone and every living creature in one ecstatic motion.
One day we will all wear a garment which has no pockets…
The Sufi is ‘One who does not care when something is taken from him, but who does not cease to seek for what he has not.
The lightning said to the oak tree: ‘Stand aside, or take what is coming to you!
People change and needs change. So what was Sufism once is Sufism no more.
Many things which are called ‘secrets’ are only things withheld from people until they can understand or effectively experience them.
Rumi speaks of people who rely upon the written word as sometimes being no more than donkeys laden with books.
The more wakeful a man is to the things which surround him, the more asleep is he, and his waking is worse than his sleep.