(1) It is good to repent from sin; [but] it is better to avoid [it].
(2) It is bad for a young man to sin; but it is worse for an old man to sin.
~ ALI RA ~
~ ALI RA ~
If Allah wants Light, lanterns would burn amidst blowing winds too. (Anila Adnan)
"It is strange that in our praying we seldom ask for a change in character, but always a change in circumstances." Omema Raghid
Sir John Bagot Glubb - “Khalif (Caliph) Al-Ma'mun's period of rule (813 - 833 CE) may be considered the 'golden age' of science and learning. He had always been devoted to books and to learned pursuits. His brilliant mind was interested in every...
"In the affairs of Allah, do not be afraid of the accusations of evil mongers."~ UTHMAAN RA ~
Virtue of silence: Hadrat Ali advocated the virtue of silence by advancing the simile that water can be preserved in a waterskin only when its mouth is tied. ~ ALI RA ~
"A poor, hard-toiling, ill-provided man; careless of what vulgar men toil for. Not a bad man, I should say; Something better in him than hunger of any sort, -- or these wild arab men, fighting and jostling three-and-twenty years at his hand, in close contact with...