Quotes from Al-Sadiq

“To remove a mountain is easier than removing faith.”

“Desire for the worldly pleasures causes grief and sadness. Abstinence from the worldly pleasures brings about the rest of both heart and body.”

“A twenty-year friendship is kinship.”

“People are equal like the teeth of a comb. With the support of his brothers, a man can be regarded as great. No goodness is expected in the friendship of those who do not like for their friends whatever they like for themselves.”

“Verily, knowledge is a lock and its key is the question.”

“When the believer becomes angry, his anger should not take him out of the truth; and when he becomes satisfied, his satisfaction should not bring him in falsehood.”

“Knowledge is a shield, truthfulness is might, ignorance is abasement, understanding is glory, generosity is success, good behavior causes friendship, he who has knowledge about his time, ambiguous things do not attack him, and determination is mistrust.”

“Whoever attacks a matter without knowledge cuts off his own nose.”

“Indeed, the most knowledge of all men in Allah is the most satisfied of them with death.”

“Nothing is better than silence, no enemy is more harmful than ignorance, and no illness is more dangerous than telling lies.”

“It is enough that patience is a supporter.”

“Sleeping is rest for the body, speech is rest for the soul, and silence is rest for intellect.”

One Response to Quotes from Al-Sadiq

  1. Aale Abbas says:

    Precious and lovely saying..life saving and intellect building quotes of My Imam a.s

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