- “What is to be done, O Moslems? for I do not recognize myself.
I am neither Christian, nor Jew, nor Gabr, nor Moslem.
I am not of the East, nor of the West...for I belong to the soul of the
I have put duality away, I have seen that the two worlds are one...
I am intoxicated with Love's cup,
The two worlds have passed out of my ken;
I will trample on both worlds, I will dance in triumph for ever!”
Translated by Reynold A. Nicholson