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Unformatted text preview: living and the dead Make your tongue sweet Be concise and do not argue Do not care about what people say Smile and keep smiling The red lines Keeping a secret Fulfilling people's needs Do not burden yourself with what you.... Who kicked the cat? Humbleness To worship in secret Take them out of the ditch Looking after one's appearance Honesty Bravery Steadiness on principles Temptations Forgiving others Generosity 363 377 385 389 392 396 401 409 413 419 428 431 439 442 446 450 453 458 462 472 8 74. 75. 76. 77. 78. 79. 80. 81. 82. 83. 84. 85. 86. 87. 88. 89. 90. 91. Restraining oneself from harming others Do not gain enemies The tongue is king Control your tongue The key The emotional bank balance The magician Help by your speech if you cannot do so... Supplications Patching up Look with both eyes The art of listening The art of discussion Block the escape routes of the detractors Wait and do not interrupt! Charity before consultation It is not important to always be successful Be brave and start from now! 482 487 489 497 502 510 515 524 534 549 554 559 565 572 576 580 589 591 9 Publisher's Foreword It so happened that in the year 2007, I was in the city of the Prophet . It has been my old habit that whenever I travel to a city, I always make it a point to visit all its bookstores. When it comes to books, the city of Madinah is in its own league. In the bookstores of Madinah, one is bound to come across all the newly published literature - and shopping for books is, of course, my favourite pastime. The staff who work at most of the bookstores near the Prophet's Mosque know me on a personal basis, as a large number of Darussalam's publications are available at these stores. One day, when I was visiting one of these bookstores, I looked at the shelves and noticed a book called, `Enjoy Your Life'. Just as I was about to pick it up, Abu `Abdullah greeted me, hugged me, and asked, `When did you arrive? How long are you here for?' Meanwhile, I reached out for the book... Abu `Abdullah, who...
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This note was uploaded on 03/19/2012 for the course REL 101 taught by Professor Professorsunni during the Spring '12 term at N.C. State.
- Spring '12