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Trivia Quiz - Rumi Quotes

Fill in the missing words in these quotes from the Persian poet, Rumi.

Quiz Number: 3791
Date Submitted: January 13, 2011
Quiz Categories: Literature, Authors
Quiz Type: Personality Quiz
Author: zendyk
Average Score: 21.6 percent
Times Taken: 38 times
Taken by Registered Users: 5
Quiz is about: Jalal ad-Din Rumi

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Rumi Quotes

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1. "We can't help being thirsty, moving toward the _____ of water."
  A.   ripple
  B.   smell
  C.   sound
  D.   voice

2. "Sell your cleverness and buy ____."
  A.   bewilderment
  B.   confusion
  C.   humor
  D.   wisdom

3. "Why do you stay in prison when ____________?"
  A.   there are no walls
  B.   the door is so wide open
  C.   you have the key to the door
  D.   your time is up

4. "_____ is the language of God, all else is a poor translation."
  A.   love
  B.   nature
  C.   music
  D.   silence

5. "We come spinning out of ______, scattering stars like dust."
  A.   eternity
  B.   heaven
  C.   nothingness
  D.   time

6. "The lion is most handsome when looking for _________."
  A.   food
  B.   a mate
  C.   a new home
  D.   water

7. "Someone fills the cup in front of us. We taste only ______."
  A.   bitterness
  B.   gratitude
  C.   sacredness
  D.   water

8. "Out beyond ideas of ________, there is a field. I will meet you there."
  A.   perfection and failure
  B.   truth and falsity
  C.   separation
  D.   wrongdoing and rightdoing

9. "In your light, I learn how to love. In your beauty, how to ______."
  A.   give
  B.   make music
  C.   make poems
  D.   sing

10. "Your task is not to seek for ______, but to find all the barriers within yourself that you have built against it."
  A.   happiness
  B.   knowledge
  C.   love
  D.   success®   

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