Hear the passage into silence and be that. (Rumi)
Silence is the language of God,
all else is poor translation. (Rumi)
It is the party season, and there is a lot of noise.
In recent days, I have become increasingly weary of arrogant and loud-mouthed persons – certain of them not even fuelled by alcohol – sounding off about the meaning of life, the universe, and everything.
Richard Dawkins, for one, would do well to keep silent on matters whereof one cannot speak.
Jalāl ad-Dīn Muhammad Balkhī, also known as Jalāl ad-Dīn Muhammad Rūmī, and more popularly in the English-speaking world simply as Rumi, was a 13th-century Persian Muslim poet, jurist, theologian, and Sufi mystic. (Wikipedia)