// Knowledge is Better than Money
    Peace be upon you,
    Welcome to Madinat Al-Muslimeen, the City of the Muslims. Please feel free to visit the different hot spots around the Madina and post any discussion, articles, suggestions, comments, art, poetry, events, recipes, etc etc. Basically anything you would like to share with your sisters and brothers!! Non-muslims are also of course quite welcome to share their comments. If this is your first time here, you need to register with the city council. Once you register you have 15 days to post your mandatory introduction and then you will be upgraded to a Madina Citizen, God Willing. Please note that our city does have regulations which are listed in the city constitution. Read them carefully before moving in. P.S. - You can also post anonymously if you wish. P.S.S. - Also be sure to check out our ARCHIVES from 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006 & 2007. :)

Random Quote: Do not sit long with a sad friend. When you go to a garden, do you look at the weeds? Spend more time with the roses and jasmines. (taken into context) -Maulana Jelaluddin Rumi
Pages: [1]   Go Down
  Print  
Author Topic: Knowledge is Better than Money  (Read 5499 times)
0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.
nuh
Guest
« on: Jan 13, 2009 01:03 AM »


As salaam alaikum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh.

I hope that you're well and that you iman is strong. I came across this today and thought I share it, insha'Allah:

Knowledge is Better than Money

Ali رضي الله عنه said:

Knowledge is better than money, since you have to protect money, while knowledge protects you. And money is depleted from spending, while knowledge grows when you spend it and knowledge makes rulings, while money is ruled over.

People who hoard money have died while they are still living, while the scholars live on through the ages. . .
their souls may have passed away, but their effects remain present in the hearts of people.

(جَامِعُ ْبَيَانِ الْعِلْم وَ فَضْله #٢٨٤ وَ إِسْنَادُهُ ضَعِيفٌ)

May Allah grant us all Tawfiq.  Ameen.
Ma'as salaama,
nuh ibn


Pages: [1]   Go Up
  Print  
 
Jump to: