A thousand men want to be one with you,
But for whom does that lie within reach?
He who can find it will find complete rest.
The rest, if they don't find suffering, they're
#412: From Rumi's
Edited by Badiozzaman Forouzanfar (Tehran, Amir Kabir, 1988).
Translated by Zara Houshmand
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The Life Teachings and Poetry of Jalal al-Din Rumi
By Frankin D. Lewis
By Coleman Barks (Translator)