Nine illustrated Rumi drawing quotes to inspire you to live boldly

An illustrated journey

Alex Mathers
2 min readFeb 21, 2024


“You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean, in a drop.”

“Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world.

Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.”

“What you seek is seeking you.”

“All your anxiety is because of your desire for harmony.

Seek disharmony, then you will gain peace.”