Here at Objects of Beauty, we enjoy pondering the ideas of great minds. Here are a few favorites which we thought you might like. This bracelet is named for the joyous master himself, Rumi. The pool is where all love resides.
"Let yourself be silently drawn by the strange pull of what you really love. It will not lead you astray."
"If the person you are talking to doesn't appear to be listening, be patient. It may simply be that he has a small piece of fluff in his ear."
Winnie the Pooh
"Now that the barn has burned down, I can see the moon." The Zen Cowboy
"And the trouble is, if you don't risk anything, you risk even more."
"If you want your life to be a magnificent story, then begin by realizing that you are the author; and everyday you have the opportunity to write a new page."
"Sometimes, if you stand on the bottom rail of a bridge and lean over to watch the river slipping slowly away beneath you, you will suddenly know everything there is to be known."
"I don't mind what Congress does, as long as they don't do it in the streets and frighten the horses."
"Whatever you vividly imagine, ardently desire, sincerely believe, and enthusiastically act upon ... must inevitably come to pass!"
Paul J. Meyer