July - Sept 2002, Quotes of the Month

Quotes of the Month

“Mankind was but one nation, but differed (later). Had it not been for a Word that went forth before from thy Lord, their differences would have been settled between them. They say: ‘Why is not a sign sent down to him from his Lord?’ Say: ‘The Unseen is only for Allah (to know), then wait ye: I too will wait with you.'” – Qur’an 10:19-20.

“O you who believe! Stand out firmly for God, as witnesses to Justice, and let not the hatred of others to you make you swerve to wrong and depart from Justice. Be just: that is next to piety.” – Qur’an 5:8.

The Prophet (PBUH) said, “If anyone of you performs some action, let him master it (ie., do it to the best of his ability).”- Sahih Al-Bukhari.

“He who loves to meet Allah, Allah also loves to meet him…” Sahih Muslim 2.112.

“All animals are created equal, but some are more equal than others.” – George Orwell, “Animal Farm.”