admin on April 6th, 2011

“Don’t depend too much on anyone in this world because even your own shadow leaves you when you are in darkness.” – Ibn Taymiyyah

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admin on April 5th, 2011

All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing.

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admin on March 23rd, 2011

“Your playing small does not serve the world. There is nothing enlightened about shrinking so that other people won’t feel insecure around you [...] And as we let our own light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same. As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others”

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admin on March 16th, 2011

“People are like stained-glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in, their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within.” ~ Elizabeth Kubler Ross

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admin on March 9th, 2011

Don’t say ‘I am nothing.‘ Do not say ‘I am something.‘ Say ‘Allah.‘ He is the one who can make someone who is ‘nothing’ rise to something and make someone one who is ‘something’ drop back into the abyss of ‘nothingness.’ قل ان صلاتي و نسكي و محياي و مماتي لله رب العالمين Only your [...]

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admin on February 28th, 2011

”Truly in the heart there is a sadness that can not be removed except with the happiness of knowing Allah and being true to Him. And in it there is an emptiness that can not be filled except with love for Him and by turning to him and always remembering Him. And if a person [...]

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admin on February 28th, 2011

At an exceptionally good ussra session (spiritual gathering of very close sisters) we found ourselves deep in conversation talking about self worth and emotional attachments–with a hint of emotional roller coasters. The overall message was clear. Every day we live life going through unneeded emotions that keep us high strung and serve as a barrier [...]

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admin on February 20th, 2011

“Do not depend on anything that is lower and weaker than Allah, as it will bring about evil results and destroy you. If you depend on your deeds, He will give you your due reward, If you depend on knowledge alone, He will take it away from you, If you depend on love, He will [...]

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admin on February 16th, 2011

Oogway: My friend, the panda will never fulfill his destiny, nor you yours until you let go of the illusion of control. Shifu: Illusion? Oogway: Yes. [points at peach tree] Oogway: Look at this tree, Shifu: I cannot make it blossom when it suits me nor make it bear fruit before its time. Shifu: But [...]

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