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Lost Property

“Wisdom is the lost property of the believer. So let them take it wherever they find it.”

[At-Tirmidhi and Ibn Majah]

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“Become a scholar if you are able. If you are not able, then be a student. If you can not, then show love for them. If you are unable to do that, then (at least) do not hate them.” “

— Umar ibn Abdil-’Aziz

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Nobody is born learned

Nobody is born learned. Learning is to be acquired.

Ibn Abbas Radhiallahu Anhu said:

“To discuss about learning in a portion of night is dearer to me than to keep up awake throughout the night in prayer.”

Allah advised us to pray thus: “0 Lord, give us good in this world and good in the hereafter – 2: 297.

In explaining ‘good’ in this verse, Hasan Basari Rahimahullah said that it means Knowledge so far as this world is concerned and Paradise so far as the hereafter is concerned.

Imaam Ghazali Rahimahullah

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