Ali ibn Abi Talib was the cousin and son-in-law of the Islamic prophet Muhammad P. B. U. H., ruling over the Islamic caliphate from 656 to 661.
Born: 17 March 599 AD, Mecca, Saudi Arabia
Buried: Imam Ali Mosque, Iraq
Do for this life as if you live forever, do for the afterlife as if you die tomorrow.
A man's measure is his will.
I was not created to be occupied by eating delicious foods like tied up cattle.
To make one good action succeed another, is the perfection of goodness.
If you overpower your enemy, then pardon him by way of thankfulness to Allah, for being able to subdue him.
He who has a thousand friends has not a friend to spare, And he who has one enemy will meet him everywhere.
Don't take someone's silence as his pride, perhaps he is busy fighting with himself.
Never explain yourself to anyone, because the one who likes you would not need it, and the one dislikes you wouldn't believe it.
Body is purified by water. Ego by tears. Intellect is purified by knowledge. And soul is purified with love.
Beautiful people are not always good, but good people are always beautiful.
When proven wrong, the wise man will correct himself and the ignorant will keep arguing.
A friend cannot be considered a friend until he is tested in three occasions: in time of need, behind your back, and after your death.