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What is this world that is hastening me toward I know not what, viewing me with contempt?
Hallow the body as a temple to comeliness and sanctify the heart as a sacrifice to love; love recompenses the adorers.
When we turn to one another for counsel we reduce the number of our enemies.
Knowledge cultivates your seeds and does not sow in your seeds.
Zeal is a volcano, the peak of which the grass of indecisiveness does not grow.
Rebellion without truth is like spring in a bleak, arid desert.
Where is the justice of political power if it executes the murderer and jails the plunderer, and then itself marches upon neighboring lands, killing thousands…
Your friend is your needs answered.
All that spirits desire, spirits attain.
They consider me to have sharp and penetrating vision because I see them through the mesh of a sieve.
The just is close to the people’s heart, but the merciful is close to the heart of God.
If my survival caused another to perish, then death would be sweeter and more beloved.
You pray in your distress and in your need; would that you might also pray in the fullness of your joy and in your days…
There are those who give with joy, and that joy is their reward.
Most people who ask for advice from others have already resolved to act as it pleases them.
You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.
Nor shall derision prove powerful against those who listen to humanity or those who follow in the footsteps of divinity, for they shall live forever.…
The eye of a human being is a microscope, which makes the world seem bigger than it really is.
Perplexity is the beginning of knowledge.
When you work you are a flute through whose heart the whispering of the hours turns to music. Which of you would be a reed,…
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