"To the one who is supreme, most wise and beneficient, and to Him alone, belong worship adoration, thanksgiving and praise."
From the secrets of Allah let woman learn wisdom, and apply to herself the instruction they give.
"If thy brother is in adversity, assist him; if thy sister is in trouble, forsake her not."
Man will be fully saved, redeemed, perfected by the things he suffers on the plane of flesh, and on the plane of soul. When man has conquered carnal things his garb of flesh will then have served its purpose well...
O praise His goodness with songs of thanksgiving, and meditate in silence on the wonders of His love; let thy heart overflow with gratitude and acknowledgment...
...let the language of thy lips speak praise and adoration, let the actions of thy life show thy love to His law.
"The thoughts of Allah, are the everlasting of the past unto the never ending days to come. And so is man, the spirit-man.
Something is added to thee, unlike to what thou seest; something informs thy clay, higher then all is the object of thy senses. Behold, what is it?
Know thyself and the pride of His creation, the line uniting divinity and matter; behold a part of Allah Himself within thee; remember thine own dignity; nor dare descend to evil or to meanness.
As the bird, enclosed in the cage before he seeth it, yet teareth not his flesh against its sides; so neither labor thou vainly to run the state thou art in, but know it is allotted thee, and be content with it.
Be virtuous while thou are young, so shall thine age be honored.
Complain not, with the fool, of the shortness of thy time: remember, with thy days thy cares are shortened.
The man who neglecteth his present concerns, to revolve how he will behave when greater, feedeth himself with wind, while his bread is eaten by another.
He who weepeth before he needeth, weepeth more than he needeth; and why but that he loveth weeping?
The blessing, O man, of thy external part is health, vigour and proportion. The greatest of these is health. What health is to the body even that is honesty to the soul.
Again Elihu met his pupils in the sacred grove and said: "No man live unto himself, for every living thing is bound by cords to every other living thing...
...Blessed are the pure in heart for they will love and not demand love in return.
...There are two selfs; the higher and lower self. The higher self is human spirit clothed with soul, made in the form of Allah.
The higher self is human spirit clothed with soul, made in the form of Allah.
The lower self, the carnal self, the body of desires, is a reflection of higher self, distorted by the murky ethers of the flesh. The lower self is an illusion and will pass away.