Rumi

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.

Born: 30 September 1207

Died: 17 December 1273, Konya, Turkey

The wound is the place where the Light enters you.

Stop acting so small. You are the universe in ecstatic motion.

What you seek is seeking you.

Don’t grieve. Anything you lose comes round in another form.

You were born with wings, why prefer to crawl through life?