Begin as creation, become a creator.
Never wait at a barrier.
In this kitchen stocked with fresh food,
Why sit content with a cup of warm water?
~ Jalāl ad-Dīn Muhammad Rūmī (جلالالدین محمد رومی) (Persian, 1207-1273)
Image: Camels cross the desert known as the Empty Quarter, Rub’ al-Khali, Arabian peninsula; photographer: George Steinmetz, courtesy of The Guardian