There are no ads to slow down your scrolling on this blog. Receive instant feelings of peace and relief from stress by scrolling down and taking in these relaxing images and some quotes and words of wisdom in between. Self care tool here for in between the busy-ness and stressful circumstance of life.

relaxing images

Relaxing images help cue your brain and body to remember a time when you felt relaxed.

Take in each image and breathe a little deeper and a little slower. With each of the relaxing images on this page, imagine yourself there…. feel the sensations, smell the scents, absorb the peace.


“We carry inside us the wonders we seek outside of us.” Rumi


“Keep silent, because the world of silence is a vast fullness.” – Rumi


“Let us carve gems out of our stony hearts and let them light our path to love.” – Rumi


“In their seeking, wisdom and madness are one and the same. On the path of love, friend and stranger are one and the same.” – Rumi


“Do not worry if all the candles in the world flicker and die. We have the spark that starts the fire.” – Rumi


“When we practice loving kindness and compassion we are the first ones to profit” – Rumi


“Be patient where you sit in the dark. The dawn is coming.” – Rumi


“The very center of your heart is where life begins. The most beautiful place on earth.” – Rumi


“Silence is an ocean. Speech is a river. When the ocean is searching for you, don’t walk into the river. Listen to the ocean.” – Rumi


“Let the waters settle and you will see the moon and the stars mirrored in your own being.” – Rumi


“Everything about yesterday has gone with yesterday. Today, it is needed to say new things.” – Rumi

These relaxing images and inspiring poetry by Rumi can help you to remember how to return to a state of relaxed being.