"A young man came to a shaykh and said,
“I am a young man with strong desires. I cannot help looking at people when I am in the (market). What do I do?
“The shaykh handed him a cup of milk that was full to the brim, and told him to deliver it to an address
that would take the young man directly through the (market).
He then instructed the young man that the milk should not spill, and the man said that it would not.
The shaykh then summoned one
of his students and told him to accompany the man through the market to the destination,and to severely beat him if any milk were to spill.
This man successfully took the milk to the destination and returned to give the good news to the shaykh.
The shaykh asked, “Tell
me, how many sights and faces did you see in the market?”
The man replied incredulously,
“Sheik, I didn’t even realize what was going on around me. I was only fearful of the beating and disgrace that I would have to
endure in public if a drop of milk were to spill.
”The shaykh smiled and said, “It is the same with a believer.
The believer fears that Allah
may disgrace him in front of the entire creation on the Day of Judgment if his faith were to spill over from his heart.
“Such people save themselves from sin because they constantly remain focused on the Day of
"Rain from above give life to dead soil.
-Nouman Ali khan (via islamicrays)
Revelation from above gives life to dead hearts."
"If you could hear the sound of the pens of the angels writing your name among those who remember Allah, you’d die out of joy."-
Ibn al Qayyim
"Whosoever causes his heart to settle with his Lord shall find himself in a calm and tranquil condition and whosoever sends it amongst the people shall be disturbed and excessively perturbed."-
Every kid should be this appreciative
Can he be my kid
"You will have bad times, but they will always wake you up to the stuff you weren’t paying attention to."-Robin Williams, Good Will Hunting (1997)
Since my birth, my mother has made me happy without a price, so, O Lord, make her happy and guard her.
The reason birds can fly and we can’t is simply because they have perfect faith, for to have faith is to have wings.
― The Little White Bird, by J. M. Barrie.
And put forward to them the example of the life of this world: It is like the water which We send down from the sky, and the vegetation of the earth mingles with it, and becomes fresh and green. But (later) it becomes dry and broken pieces, which the winds scatter. And Allah is Able to do everything
- Surah Kahf | Verse 45