1. 10

    When the first man created Himself, He was the light of the circle. Then He willed the sun into being It was 6 trillion years between the making of the sun and the creation of man.

    77
  2. 9

    A Muslim has five duties towards another Muslim; to return a salutation, visit the sick, follow funerals, accept an invitation and say 'God have mercy on you' when one sneezes.

    77
  3. 8

    Asking good questions is half of learning.

    84
  4. 7

    No nation respects a beggar.

    90
  5. 6

    Four characteristics constitute anyone who possesses them a sheer hypocrite, and anyone who possesses one of them possesses a characteristic of hypocrisy till he abandons it: when he is trusted he betrays his trust, when he talks he lies, when he makes a covenant he acts treacherously and when he quarrels he abuses.

    107
  6. 5

    Four things support the world: the learning of the wise, the justice of the great, the prayers of the good, and the valor of the brave

    160
  7. 4

    Knowledge of one's identity, one's self, community, nation, religion, and God, is the true meaning of resurrection, while ignorance of it signifies hell.

    172
  8. 3

    Accept your place in the sun as it was originally before the creation of this world... The black man is the first and last, maker and owner of the universe.

    203
  9. 2

    There are three signs of a hypocrite: when he speaks he speaks lies, when he makes a promise he breaks it, and when he is trusted he betrays his trust.

    251
  10. 1

    Acquire knowledge. It enables its possessor to distinguish right from wrong; it lights the way to Heaven; it is our friend in the desert, our society in solitude, our companion when friendless; it guides us to happiness; it sustains us in misery; it is an ornament among our friends and an armor against enemies.

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  11. Last Update: 4 August 2021

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