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  • Son of Adam; You seek the world as if your very life depended on it and you seek the Hereafter as if you have no need for it! You will acquire what you need from this world even if you don’t run after it, but you’ll only attain the Hereafter if you run after it.-Yahya ibn Mu’adh
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    • ‘In earning the world lies the disgracing of souls, and in earning the hereafter is its honour. How strange is that person who opts for disgrace in seeking that which shall perish over honour in seeking that which shall remain?' Abu 'Ali Rudhbari.
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      • Ibnul Qayyim –(rahimahullaah) – said, "Deeds without sincerity are like a traveler who carries in his water-jug dirt.

        The carrying of it burdens him and it brings no benefit."
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        • This world (the dunyā) is [only taken as] a home by those who will have no real home [in Jannah], and it is the wealth of those who will have no real wealth, and it is gathered and collected for by those who have no real intelligence. (Ibn Mas'ud; reported by Ibn Abi Dunya in Dhamm al Dunya')
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          • Every drop of sweat and every breath we take in life, if not taken for the sake of Allah, will lead to regret and sorrow on the Day of Judgment

            (Ibn Al-Qayyim)
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            • If you want to marry this Dunyaa [life], then know that this life would never be satisfied until you give up your Deen as dowry
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              • Dhikr is a tree with fruits of awareness. The more frequent the dhikr is made, the stronger the roots of a tree and the more fruits on it."




                [Ibn Al-Qayyim Al-Jawziyah]
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                • "The one who is (truly) imprisoned is... the one whose heart is imprisoned from Allah
                  and the captivated one is... the one whose desires have enslaved him."

                  [Ibn Taymiyyah]
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                  • “The believer in this world is like a stranger: he does not become upset when it puts him down, and he does not compete for it to make him honorable. The people are in a certain state, and he is in another state: the people are relieved of him, and he is exhausted of himself.” - al-Hasan al-Basri
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                    • "You may spend your whole life trying to attain someone else's love only to realize that you became stronger and a better person without it. However, when it comes to the love of Allah you will only become stronger and a better person with it." Navaid Aziz
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                      • You are not aware of the consequences that would result (if you were granted what you desire) because what you seek might be to your detriment. (O soul) be conscious that your Master is more aware about your well-being than you are.

                        - Ibn Al-Jawzee


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                        • Fudayl ibn `Iyad (rahimahullah) said, "A believer plants a palm tree and fears that thorns will grow. The hypocrites plant thorns expecting ripe dates to grow!"
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                          • It is related that Abu 'Uthman was once riding in the street when a pot
                            of ashes was thrown down upon him. He dismounted, and prostrated
                            himself to God in gratitude, and then brushed the ashes from his
                            clothes without saying a word. 'Shall you not rebuke them?' he was
                            asked, but he replied, 'A man who deserves hellfire but receives only
                            ashes cannot fairly be angry'.
                            [Signs of good character]

                            SubhanAllah.
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                            • Ibn Qudamah (rahimahumullah) once said that when one slanders you, you should be thankful that he spoke something about you which was untrue, for there are many blemishes on your account which are true which Allah hid from the world
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                              • “Yearning for Allah and His meeting is like the gentle breeze blowing upon the heart, extinguishing the blaze of the Dunya. Whosoever caused his heart to settle with his Lord shall be in a state, calm and tranquility, and whosoever sent it amongst the people shall be disturbed and excessively perturbed.” - Ibn al Qayyim al Jawziyyah
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