Everything You See

“Everything you see has its roots in the unseen
world.
The forms may change, yet the essence remains the
same.
Every wonderful sight will vanish; every sweet
word will fade,
But do not be disheartened,
The source they come from is eternal, growing,
Branching out, giving new life and new joy.
Why do you weep?
The source is within you
And this whole world is springing up from it.”

— Jelaluddin Rumi

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