It is Love that makes people happy.
It is Love that fills happiness with joy.
It is Love that birthed me, not my mother.
A hundred blessings and praises to that Mother!
Divan-e Shams-e Tabrizi: Quatrain 449
~ Rumi (1207 – 1273)
13th-century Persian poet, theologian, and Sufi mystic
This quatrain was sourced from:
The Rumi Daybook
365 Poems and Teachings from the Beloved Sufi Master
Selected and Translated by
Kabir and Camille Helminsky
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