Greetings of Peace
In the Name of Allah Ar-Rahman ar-Raheem
Some Words of Wisdom by Our Pious Predecessors
Be hard on yourself, easy on others.
- Imam Shafi'i (Rahimullah)
Your nafs is your first battlefield. If you are victorious over it, then you will find the other battlefields easier.
- Imam Hasan al Banna
The Muslims have got Islam as a legacy, hence they fail to recognise its value.
- Muhammad Marmaduke Pickthall
Who are we to wish for Paradise? It will be enough if God spares us his wrath.
- Imam Abu Hanifah (Rahimullah)
When you want to mention your companion's faults, remember your own faults.
- Ibn Abbas (RadiAllahu Anhu)
Of all the follies the greatest is to love the world.
- Hadhrat Ali ibn Abu Talib (RadiAllahu Anhu)
If those who do not possess knowledge avoid the scholarly discussions, disagreement will end.
- Imam al-Ghazali
I seek forgiveness from Allah for the lack of my sincerity when I say I seek the forgiveness of Allah.
- Rabia al-Adawiyyah
The realization of 'La ilaha illa Allah' is one of the states of the heart that can be neither expressed by the tongue nor thought out by the mind.
- Ibn Ata'allah Iskandari
People count with self-satisfaction the number of times they have recited the name of God on their prayer beads, but they keep no beads for reckoning the number of idle words they speak.
- Imam al-Ghazali
The righteous salaf were as fearful of their good deeds being squandered, or not being accepted, as the present generation is certain that their neglect will be forgiven.
- Hasan al-Basri
“Many times I heard Imam Ahmad saying (when asked to give his opinion) on controversial scholarly issues ‘I do not know."
- Abu Dawud (ra)
The most despised people to Allah are the useless type who are neither productive in this life nor work for hereafter.
- Ibn Qayyim Al-Jawziyyah
Put aside your pride, Set down your arrogance, And remember your grave.
- Ali ibn Abu Talib (RA)
The only lasting beauty is the beauty of the heart.
- Mawlana Jalaluddin al-Rumi
Hearts are pure will never satisfy their thirst for the Book of Allah.
- Hazrat Uthman Ibn Affan (RA)