Tuesday, December 26, 2006

"Pull the bridle on the Unruly Self,
Ever hard-- Beware of the snares of the world's Faithless flowers;
Believing not in his holy garb,
Or his long string of prayer-beads,
Neither allying oneself with him;

Nor jointly riding hard with him."

--Mevlana Jalaluddin Rumi
as translated by Idries Shah

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