Tuesday, September 7, 2010
Inspiring Quotes From The Qur'an And Sunnah...
Translations of the meanings of quotations from the Qur'aan, quotations from saheeh ahaadeeth appear in quotation marks ("")
And whenever you give your word, say the truth [al-An'aam 6:152]
And seek help in patience and prayer [al-Baqarah 2:45]
And speak good to people [al-Baqarah 2:83]
And fulfil the Covenant of Allaah when you have covenanted [al-Nahl 16:91]
Verily! Allaah commands that you should render back the trusts to those to whom they are due [al-Nisa' 4:58]
And let not your hand be tied (like a miser) to your neck, nor stretch it forth to its utmost reach (like a spendthrift) [al-Isra' 17:29]
Eat and drink, but waste not by extravagance [al-A'raaf 7:31]
And take a provision (with you) for the journey, but the best provision is al-taqwa (piety, righteousness) [al-Baqarah 2:197]
And whosoever fears Allaah and keeps his duty to Him, He will make a way for him to get out (from every difficulty) [al-Talaaq 65:2]
And whosoever puts his trust in Allaah, then He will suffice him [al-Talaaq 65:3]
He who obeys the Messenger has indeed obeyed Allaah [al-Nisa' 4:80]
By no means shall you attain al-birr (righteousness) until you spend (in Allaah's cause) of that which you love [Aal 'Imraan 3:92]
Allaah (Alone) is Sufficient for us, and He is the Best Disposer of Affairs (for us) [Aal 'Imraan 3:171]
And walk not on the earth with conceit and arrogance [al-Isra' 17:37]
And turn not your face away from men with pride [Luqmaan 31:18]
And be moderate (or show no arrogance) in your walking, and lower your voice [Luqmaan 31:19]
And give not a thing in order to have more (or consider not your deeds of obedience to Allaah as a favour to Allaah) [al-Muddaththir 74:6]
"Pay attention to Allaah and He will pay attention to you."
"If you feel no shame, then do as you wish."
"Make sure your food is good (halaal and bought with halaal earnings), and you will be one whose prayers are answered."
"Fear Allaah wherever you may be."
"Follow up a bad deed with a good deed, to cancel it out."
"Mix with people with a good attitude."
"Keep away from prohibited things and you will be the best of worshippers."
"Be content with what Allaah has given you, and you will be the richest of people."
"Love for other people what you love for yourself."
"Do not laugh too much, for excessive laughter deadens the heart."
"Wrongdoing will be multiple darkness on the Day of Resurrection."
"Fear Allaah and treat all your children fairly."
"Fear the Fire, even if by giving half a date (in charity)."
"Fear the prayer of the oppressed."
"The thing that weighs most heavily in the balance (of good deeds) is a good attitude."
"Deliberation is from Allaah, haste is from Shaytaan."
"The less your wealth, the less you will be called to account for."
"Do not become angry, and Paradise will be yours."
"The most beloved of deeds to Allaah is the one that is continuous, even if it is little."
"The most beloved of places to Allaah are the mosques."
"The most hated of places to Allaah are the marketplaces."
"The most beloved of food to Allaah is that which is touched by many hands (i.e., shared among many people)."
"The most beloved of speech to Allaah is that a person should say, 'Subhaan Allaah wa bi hamdih (Glory and praise be to Allaah)'."
"The most beloved of people to Allaah is the one who is most helpful."
"The most beloved deed to Allaah is making a Muslim happy."
"Whoever restrains his anger, Allaah will conceal his faults."
"A bad attitude spoils a good deed just as vinegar spoils honey."
"The most beloved of people to Allaah are those who have the best attitudes."
"Beware of this world, for it is sweet and tempting."
"Control your tongue."
"Trim your moustaches and let your beards grow."
"Give back the things you have been entrusted with to the person who entrusted them to you."
"Do not betray the one who betrays you."
"Pray to Allaah and be confident of a response."
"Cheer people up, do not put them off."
"Make things easy for people, not difficult."
"Eat with your right hand and eat from what is in front of you."
"If Allaah gives you wealth, let the blessing of Allaah be seen on you."
"If someone who is distinguished among his own people comes to you, then honour him."
"If one with whose religion and character you are pleased comes to you (to seek your daughter's hand in marriage), then marry (your daughter) to him."
"If Allaah wills good to the people of a household, He guides them to be gentle."
"If you do something bad, follow it by doing something good."
"If you feel uncomfortable about something, then leave it alone."