rumi spiritual quotes = 10

Originally posted on Love = tree of happiness:

Listen!    Clam up your mouth and be silent like an oyster shell,

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for that tongue of yours is the enemy of the soul, my friend.

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When the lips are silent, the heart has a hundred tongues.

 
Listen! Clam up your mouth and be silent like an oyster shell, for that tongue of yours is the enemy of the soul, my friend. When the lips are silent, the heart has a hundred tongues.
Mewlana Jalaluddin Rumi 
(1207 – 1273 )

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Albert Einstein quotes = 6

Originally posted on Mind of God:

“If you can’t explain it to a six year old,

you don’t understand it yourself.”

Albert Einstein.

Albert Einstein

( 14 March 1879 – 18 April 1955)

Albert Einstein was a German-born theoretical physicist. He developed the general theory of relativity, one of the two pillars of modern physics. He is best known for his mass–energy equivalence formula E = mc²

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Originally posted on spanishwoods:

photo by Sylvia

photo by Sylvia

the spirited child chose the galloping black horse
the shy child chose the painted blue seats
the father chose the smallest horse for his daughter
the mother chose the stationary horse for her son
the grandparents took photos from the other side of the gate
the mirrors bounced distorted reflections in spirals
and the tinny music was ever so slightly off key

I wondered if I was having a flashback, an allergic reaction
or the most lucid moment imaginable.

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Champion’s point : 8 : Jimmy Connors

Originally posted on Tennis = love game of God:

Jimmy Connors

James Scott “Jimmy” Connors (born September 2, 1952, in East St. Louis, Illinois) is a former World No. 1 tennis player from the United States.

Jimmy Connors
Connors won eight Grand Slam singles titles (five US Opens, two Wimbledons and one Australian Open) and two Grand Slam doubles titles (at the US Open and Wimbledon), and

was a runner-up in seven Grand Slam singles finals, one Grand Slam doubles final

and

one Grand Slam mixed doubles final.

He held the top ranking for a then-record 160 consecutive weeks from July 29, 1974 to August 22, 1977

and

an additional eight times during his career for a total of 268 weeks.

He was the first male player in the Open Era to rank No. 1 for more than five years in total and more than 200 weeks. He held a year-end top ten ranking for an Open Era record 16 years.

Jimmy Connors

I had…

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