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Be an enemy of tyrants and be a friend and helper of those who are oppressed and tyrannized.
Nothing hurts a good soul and kind heart more than to live amongst people who can't understand it.
He who busies himself with things other than improvement of his own self becomes perplexed in darkness and entangled in ruin. His evil spirits immerse him deep in vices and make his bad actions seem handsome.
Man comes from a drop of semen and leaves as a piece of dust.
He doesn't know when he came and he doesn't know when he's leaving, yet he walks on the earth thinking he knows everything.
Either you are just or unjust. If you are just, then you will not keep aloof from the people, but will listen to them and meet their requirements. But if you are unjust, the people themselves will keep away from you.
If poverty were a man, I would have slain him.
Do not share the knowledge with which you have been blessed with everyone in general, as you do with some people in particular; and know that there are some men in whom Allah, may He he glorified, has placed hidden secrets, which they are forbidden to reveal.
If you are greeted then return the greetings more warmly.
If you are favored, then repay the obligation manifold; but he who takes the initiative will always excel in merit.
One who rushes madly after inordinate desire, runs the risk of encountering destruction and death.
Know thyself, and thou shalt know God.
Never explain yourself to anyone, because the one who likes you would not need it, and the one dislikes you wouldn't believe it.
In this world, man is a target of death, an easy prey to calamities, here every morsel and every draught is liable to choke one, here one never receives a favour until he loses another instead, here every additional day in one's life is a day reduced from the total span of his existence, when death is the natural outcome of life, how can we expect immortality.
If you find that somebody is not grateful for all that you have done for him, then do not get disappointed because often you will find that someone else feels under your obligation though you have done nothing for him and thus your good deeds will be compensated, and Allah will reward you for your goodness.
Happiness comes towards those which believe in him
Loving one another is half of wisdom.
A poor man is like a foreigner in his own country.
Life consists of two days:
one for you and one against you, so when it's for you don't be proud or reckless, and when it's against you be patient, for both days are test for you