Kabîr says, "O Sadhu! God is the breath of all breath.
Variant translation: Kabir says: Student, tell me, what is God?He is the breath inside the breathAs translated by Stephen Mitchell in The Enlightened Heart (1993)
Admire the diamond that can bear the hits of a hammer. Many deceptive preachers, when critically examined, turn out to be false.Kabir
I've burned my own house down, the torch is in my hand.Now I'll burn down the house of anyone who wants to follow me.Kabir
Don't open your diamonds in a vegetable market. Tie them in bundle and keep them in your heart, and go your own way.Kabir
A diamond was laying in the street covered with dirt. Many fools passed by. Someone who knew diamonds picked it up.Kabir