“ One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself. ”
“ I like to remember things my own way. How I remembered them, not necessarily the way they happened. ”
“ He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have. ”
"إن مشكلتك ليست سنواتك التي ضاعت.. ولكن سنواتك القادمة التي ستضيع حتماً إذا واجهت الدنيا بنفس العقيلة"Your problem is not the years you have lost, but the coming years that will surely be lost as well if you face life with the same way of thinking.
From the collection: IslamicArtDB » Quotes About Using Time Wisely (Productivity) (9 items)
“ Wise men speak because they have something to say; fools because they have to say something. ”
“ What we don’t understand we can make mean anything. ”
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“ When somebody turns to Allah, don’t worry about the means; guidance will come. Balance will come. ”
“ Look at a chaste poor man…nobody talks to him. People greet him so warily as if fearing that he may pass poverty to them. But see how the people welcome a rich man, even if he does not perform prayer. They stand up with smiling faces, and each one hopes to greet him first. Note the difference between a man who is so great as seen by God and another who does not even weigh a mosquito’s wing - but this is life. ”
“ The heart will rest and feel relief if it is settled with Allah, and it will worry and be anxious if it is settled with people. ”
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“ Saying ‘No’ sincerely is better and less painful in the long run than saying ‘Yes’ merely in order to please. ”
The first time I held a human brain in Anatomy Lab I was completely speechless. I looked at my classmates expecting a similar reaction and they looked back at me confused like…”dude let’s start identifying the structures.” I had to take a step back and let it process…in my hands was someone’s entire life. From start to finish, every memory, every emotion, every bodily control…was right there in my hands.
“ That’s the other thing I learned that day, that the truth, however shocking or uncomfortable, in the end leads to liberation and dignity. ”