“If you don’t know the way” – Rumi

If you have a touchstone, go ahead, choose;
otherwise, go and devote yourself
to one who knows the differences.
Either you must have a touchstone
within your own soul,
or if you don’t know the way,
find someone who does.

Version by Camille and Kabir Helminski
Rumi: Daylight
Threshold Books, 1994. Found here

Credit for the image above here

Published in: on January 22, 2007 at 5:01 pm  Comments (1)  

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