One, who is not thankful for blessings, will have tried to loose them. One, who is thankful for them, will have tied them with strongest ropes. Ibni Atâullah ‘rahmatullâhi ’alaih’
“Those who teach their children the Qur’ân al-karîm or who send them to teachers of the Qur’ân al-karîm, for each letter of the Qur’ân al-karîm they will be given rewards as if they visited the Kâba ten times. And on the Day of Resurrection a crown of sovereignty will be put on their heads. All people will see it and admire it.” Hadith-i sharif
Tawakkul (Trust in Allâhu ta’âlâ) is to submit to Allâhu ta’âlâ in all deeds and to bear everything we encounter realizing that they are all from Him. Ahmad bin Hanbel‘rahmatullâhi ’alaih’
“Knowledge is like food. You always need it. Its use is for everybody. Abdulwahhâb-i Muttaqî‘rahmatullâhi ’alaih’
Words of those who are great, are the greatest words. Sayyid ‘Abdulhakîm-i Arwâsî ‘rahmatullâhi ’alaih’
The worst of people is the one who can not be approached due to fear for his harm. Hadîth-i-sherîf
Lying is forbidden in all religions. “Tell the truth even if it is extremely bitter.” Hadîth-i-sherîf.
Du’a – Hadîth-i sharîf: (O my Rabb! Grant me Your love, the love of those whom You love, the love of those deeds that will make me earn Your love. And make Your love in my sight more precious than [the] cold water [desired by a person with a raging thirst].) [Imâm-i Ghazâlî]
(Saying La ilaha ill-Allah averts ninety-nine predicamens, the lightest of which is distress). [Daylami]
Tasawwuf (sufism) is to spend time doing the most valuable thing.
Saving a person from a burning house brings much thawab, but it is nothing when compared with saving him from the fire of Hell. You must make every effort so that one more person may be saved from hellfire.
(The basis and the most dependable symptom of îmân is hubb-i fillah and bughd-i fillah, that is, loving for the sake of Allah and feeling hostility for the sake of Allah.) [Abû Dâwud, I. Ahmad, Tabarânî]
(In the Hereafter, everybody will be with the people they loved in the world.) [Bukhârî] Anas ibn Malik “radiallahu anh” commented, “Muslims were never happier than with this Hadith-i sharif”
IF words come out of the heart, they will enter the heart, but if they come from the tongue, they will not pass beyond the ears.
“The essence, the beginning, the middle, and the end of this path is manners.”
Seven parts of the body of those who eat haram compulsorily commit sin, Parts of those who eat halal carry out the rules of the religion, it is easy and pleasing to worship for them. Abdullah-i Tusteri “Rahmatullah alaih”
Du’a is the weapon of the Believer and the head of the religion. It is the light of the sky and earth.
Cleanliness is half of iman
“Allahu ta’ala does not wrong or do injustice to His servants. They treat themselves cruelly and wrong themselves with their own evil thoughts and loathsome deeds that draw them to torments and sufferings.”
Be among people, but do not be a burden on them.
‘The lies (Western slander) which well-meaning zeal has heaped round this man (Muhammad) are disgraceful to ourselves only.’ Thomas Carlyle —
“It is better for a leader to make a mistake in forgiving than to make a mistake in punishing” Hadith-i Sharif [Tirmidhi]
He who avoids complaint, invites happiness. Abu Bakr as Siddiq (radi-Allahu’anh)
“And it is We who have built the Universe with [Our creative] power and keep expanding it.”
Some sunnats of eating and drinking
“Whoever wants to enter Paradise, let him treat people the way would love to be treated” [Muslim]
“If a Muslim plants a tree or sows seeds, and then a bird, or a person or an animal eats from it, it is regarded as a charitable gift (sadaqah) for him” [Bukhari]
The best thing given to a guest is a smiling face and soft words.
“The best of you is he who is best to his family, and I am the best among you to my family.” Hadith-i sharif [Tirmidhi]
It is better for me to regret after forgiving than to regret after taking revenge.