“Pray to Allah and be confident of a response.”
“Cheer people up, do not put them down.”
“Make things easy for people, not difficult.”
“Eat with your right hand and eat from what is in front of you.”
“If Allah gives you wealth, let the blessing of Allah be seen on you.”
“If someone who is distinguished among his own people comes to you, then honor him.”
“If Allah wills good to the people of a household, He guides them to be gentle.”
“If you do something bad, follow it by doing something good.”
“If you feel uncomfortable about something, then leave it alone.”
“If you judge (between people), then judge fairly.”
“If you enter a house, greet the inhabitants with salaam.”
“If you are reminded of Allah, stop what you are doing (of sin).”
“If Allah sends you some provision without you looking forward to it or asking others for it, then take it.”
“If you ask Allah for anything, then ask Him for al-Firdaws (the highest level of Paradise).”
“If you hear the call to prayer, then respond to the one who is calling you to worship Allah.”
“If you hear the call to prayer, then repeat behind the caller.”
“If one gets angry, let him keep silent.”
“If a man becomes angry and says ‘A^oodhu Billaah (I seek refuge with Allah),’ his anger will cease.”
“When you stand up to pray, pray as if it is your last prayer.”
“When any one of you meets his brother, let him greet him with salaam.”
“Remember death when you are praying.”
“Show mercy towards those who are on earth so that the angels who are in heaven will bring mercy on you by the order of Allah.”
“Renounce pleasure in worldly things and Allah will have his acceptance on you.”
“Show disinterest in what people have and people will love you.”
“Feel properly shy and modest sincerely.”
Protect “the head and what does through it (thoughts and ideas).”
Protect “the stomach and what goes into it.”
“If you are given a blessing you may be envied.”
“Intercede and you will be rewarded.”
“Among the most grateful of people to Allah are those who are most grateful to other people.”
The trouble with beauty is feelings of superiority.
The trouble with generosity is extravagance.
The trouble with noble descent is sinful pride.
“Give to the one who denied you.”
“Uphold ties with the one who cuts you off.”
“Forgive the one who does you wrong.”
May Allah have mercy on the person who said good and was rewarded or who remained silent and was safe.
Wine is the key to evil.
The one who is more daring in giving fatwas is more deserving of punishment in Hell.
Love the poor and mix with them.
It is better to err in forgiving than to err in punishment.
Do not judge between people when you are angry.
If you count the faults of others, count your own faults instead.
If you are given a blessing, say, “Al-Hamdu-Lillaah (praise be to Allah).”
If some disaster befalls you, say, “Innaa Lillaahi wa innaa ilayhi raaji’oon (Truly, to Allah we belong and truly, to Him we shall return).”
Seek rizq (provision) by giving charity
“Give food to others and say what’s good.”
“Seek a response to du’aa’s when the iqaamah for prayer is given and when rain is falling.”
“Worship Allah as if you see Him.”
“Pay the hired worker his wages before his sweat dries.”
“Tie up (your camel) [i.e., take the necessary precautions], and put your trust in Allah.”
“Make the most of your life before your death.”
Make the most of “your health before your sickness.”
Make the most of “your time before you become busy.”
Make Among the most of “your wealth before you become poor.”
Make Among the most of “your youth before you become old.”
“The best of dhikr is ‘La ilaaha illa-llah.’”
“The good sadaqah (charity) is that given by one who has little.”
“The upper hand (the one that gives) is better than the lower hand (the one that takes).”
“Lower your gaze and guard your private parts.”
“There is less goodness in the one who is not friendly or likeable.”
“Islam waives out what came before it (of sins).”
“Most Bid^ah (innovations) are innovations of misguidance.”
“Control your tongue, let your house be enough for you, and weep for your sins.”
“(Take care of) your mother, then your mother, then your mother, then your father, then other relatives in order of closeness.”
“Feed the poor and pat the head of the orphan (i.e., show compassion).”
“The one who points the way to good deeds is like the one who does them.”
“If your are endowed anything with a benefit, forward it to others.