Mewlana Jalaluddin Rumi

(1207 - 1273 / Persia)

How Long - Poem by Mewlana Jalaluddin Rumi

How long will you think about this painful life?
How long will you think about this harmful world?
The only thing it can take from you is your body.
Don't say all this rubbish and stop thinking.

Comments about How Long by Mewlana Jalaluddin Rumi

  • Gold Star - 12,130 Points Souren Mondal (9/24/2015 8:29:00 AM)

    Well what if it doesn't take away my body, but everything else? My peace of mind, my love, my faith in good things, hope, everything? ? And leave me just with the body? ? What will happen then? (Report) Reply

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  • Gold Star - 67,857 Points Fabrizio Frosini (9/18/2015 12:15:00 PM)

    it is so simple.. isn't it..?
    almost... (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, March 30, 2010

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