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My God how gentle you are with me in spite of my great ignorance and how merciful You are with me in spite of my ugly deeds.
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Ibn ‘Ata Allah al-Iskandari

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Be grateful for your life, every detail of it, and your face will come to shine like a sun, and everyone who sees it will be made glad and peaceful.
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Jalal ad-Deen Rumi (Molavi)

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‎He who keeps his heart near God will find peace and tranquility, whilst he who gives his heart to the people will find restlessness and apprehension.
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Ibn Qayyim Al-Jawziyyah

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Oh my heart, don’t become discouraged so easily. Have faith. In the hidden world, there are many mysteries, many wonders. Even if the whole planet threatens your life, don’t let go of the Beloved’s robe for even a breath.
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Jalal ad-Deen Rumi (Molavi)

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To completely trust in God is to be like a child who knows deeply that even if he does not call for the mother, the mother is totally aware of his condition and is looking after him.
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Abu Hamid al-Ghazali

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One day your heart will take you to your Lover. One day your soul will carry you to the Beloved. Don’t get lost in your pain, know that one day your pain will become your cure.
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Jalal ad-Deen Rumi (Molavi)

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A sign of the death of the heart: lack of sadness about beneficial actions you have missed, and lack of regret about your mistakes.
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Ibn ‘Ata Allah al-Iskandari

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Simply put, anger is the emotion we feel when something we love is threatened. If you want to understand what you love most, examine what angers you most…Examine anger. At its’ root is the seat of attachment.
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Yasmin Mogahed

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