IMAM GHAZALI QUOTE #11
Four traits lift a person to the highest ranks, even if their works and knowledge are little: forbearance, humility, generosity, and good character. This is the perfection of faith.
IMAM GHAZALI QUOTE #12
GUARD YOUR TONGUE
Take every effort to guard your tongue, as it is the strongest cause for your destruction.
IMAM GHAZALI QUOTE #13
HALF OF DISBELIEF
Half of disbelief in Allah in the world is caused by people who make religion look ugly due to their bad conduct and ignorance.
IMAM GHAZALI QUOTE #14
HAPPINESS OF THE DROP
The happiness of the drop is to die in the river.
IMAM GHAZALI QUOTE #15
HE WHO BURIES HIS HEAD
He who buries his head deep into a nosebag full of food cannot hope to see the invisible world.
IMAM GHAZALI QUOTE #16
AN HONORABLE PERSON
An honorable person won’t tell people how great they are, people will experience their greatness just by being with them.
IMAM GHAZALI QUOTE #17
IF THOSE WHO DO POSSESS KNOWLEDGE
If those who do not possess knowledge avoid the scholarly discussions, disagreement will end.
IMAM GHAZALI QUOTE #18
KNOWLEDGE EXISTS IN THE HUMAN SOUL
Knowledge exists potentially in the human soul like the seed in the soil; by learning the potential becomes actual.
IMAM GHAZALI QUOTE #19
KNOWLEDGE WITHOUT ACTION WASTEFULNESS
Knowledge without action is wastefulness and action without knowledge is foolishness.
IMAM GHAZALI QUOTE #20
KNOWLEDGE WITHOUT ACTION VANITY
Knowledge without action is vanity, and action without knowledge is insanity.