Rumi´s answer to questions asked by a disciple -
What is Poison?
He replied with a beautiful answer - Anything which is more than our necessity is Poison. It may be Power Wealth Hunger Ego Greed Laziness Love Ambition Hate or anything
What is fear.....?
Non acceptance of uncertainty.
If we accept that uncertainty it becomes adventure...!
What is envy ?
Non acceptance of good in others
If we accept that good it becomes inspiration...!
What is Anger?
Non acceptance of things which are beyond our control.
If we accept it becomes tolerance...!
What is hatred?
Non acceptance of person as he is.
If we accept person unconditionally it becomes love...!