This is simply an ancient but timeless proverb from celebrated Persian Sufi poet and spiritual thinker... just got a 3D animation treat. And a chance to experiment with 3D object's shattering, dynamics simulation, shape morph and point Level animation in Cinema 4D.
More about Rumi and his poem (Masnavi)
Music: Podington Bear 'Theme in G" from the album 'Rhythm & Strings'
Cinema 4D (maxon.net)
and two great free Plugins:
Thrausi from Nitro 4D (nitro4d.com/blog/freebie/thrausi/)
PLAmate from TCAStudios (tcastudios.com)
Adobe After Effects (adobe.com/nz/products/aftereffects.html)