Sunday, January 25, 2009
This is a compilation of sayings from great personalities so enjoy:
Ibn Abbaas (radiyallaahu ‘anhu) said, ‘Indeed righteousness illuminates the heart, radiates the face, strengthens the body, increases provision, and produces a love in the hearts of the creation for that person. Whereas sinfulness darkens the heart, greys the face, weakens the body, and produces hatred in the hearts of the creation for that person.
1.'’ After faith, no blessing is equal to a good wife.”
Umar Ibnul Khattab
2.You hope for salvation & you have not trodden its path,But the ship does not progress on dry land.
3.”The knowledgeable person is simply he who does not make people despair of the mercy of Allah and does not make them feel secure from the stratagems of Allah.”
Ali Ibn Ali Talib
4.”Don’t force your brother to humiliate himself by asking you to fulfill a need he has, but rather familiarize yourself with his condition asd hasten to fulfill his need sparing him the indignity of asking.”
M’mar Ibn Abdullah
5.”What people are doing today is not favor, but rather business. For you see a person do his brother a favor expecting him to reciprocate.”
6.”If you wish to know whether you belong to the partisans of this life or the partisans of the hereafter, check which is most beloved to you; giving or receiving.”
7.”He who is content can never be ruined”.
8.”See to it that you ever are in one of the following situations; preparing for the hereafter; handling your worldly affairs; or having halal fun to freshen up for the two former undertakings.”
9.”The world is three days: As for yesterday it has vanished, along with all that within it. As for tomorrow, you may never see it. As for today, it is yours, so work in it.”
Al-Hasan Al Basri
10.”The worst sinners are the ones who spend their time talking about the sins of others.”