The mind of a wise man is the safest custody of secrets; cheerfulness is the key to friendship; patience and forbearance will conceal many defects.

Hazrat Ali (a.s)

Man is a wonderful creature; he sees through the layers of fat (eyes), hears through a bone (ears) and speaks through a lump of flesh (tongue).

Hazrat Ali (a.s)

Live amongst people in such a manner that if you die they weep over you and if you are alive they crave for your company.

Hazrat Ali (a.s)

If you overpower your enemy, then pardon him by way of thankfulness to Allah, for being able to subdue him.

Hazrat Ali (a.s)

Unfortunate is he who cannot gain a few sincere friends during his life and more unfortunate is the one who has gained them and then lost them (through his deeds).

Hazrat Ali (a.s)

The best deed of a great man is to forgive and forget.

Hazrat Ali Ibn Abu-Talib (A.S)

When the world pushes you to your knees, you're in the perfect position to pray

Hazrat Ali Ibn Abu-Talib (A.S)

A graceful refusal is better than a lengthy promise.

Hazrat Ali Ibn Abu-Talib (A.S)

Courtesy costs nothing, but buys everything.

Hazrat Ali Ibn Abu-Talib (A.S)

He who trusts the world, the world betrays him.

Hazrat Ali Ibn Abu-Talib (A.S)

A wise man always has something to say, whereas a fool always needs to say something.

Hazrat Ali Ibn Abu-Talib (A.S)

Beware of speaking too much, for it increases mistakes and engenders boredom.

Hazrat Ali Ibn Abu-Talib (A.S)

Dislike in yourself what you dislike in others.

Hazrat Ali Ibn Abu-Talib (A.S)

The nourishment of body is food, while the nourishment of the soul is feeding others.

Hazrat Ali Ibn Abu-Talib (A.S)

Honesty will guide you to goodness, and goodness will invite you to heaven.

Hazrat Ali Ibn Abu-Talib (A.S)

When you get ill do not get nervous about it and try as much as possible to be hopeful.

Hazrat Ali Ibn Abu-Talib (A.S)

You should have hope in God alone and should fear nothing but your sins.

Hazrat Ali Ibn Abu-Talib (A.S)

You are not defeated until you accept it.

Hazrat Ali Ibn Abu-Talib (A.S)

Knowledge is life, while ignorence is death.

Hazrat Ali Ibn Abu-Talib (A.S)

The best form of devotion to the service of Allah is not to make a show of it.

Hazrat Ali Ibn Abu-Talib (A.S)

The most helpless person is the one who is helpless in reforming himself.

Hazrat Ali Ibn Abu-Talib (A.S)

Every breath you take is a step forward toward death.

Hazrat Ali Ibn Abu-Talib (A.S)

A wise man first thinks and then speaks and a fool speaks and then thinks.

Hazrat Ali Ibn Abu-Talib (A.S)

The one who plants the tree of goodness will reap the sweetest fruit.

Hazrat Ali Ibn Abu-Talib (A.S)

A Promise is considered as a debt, the Liability to pay it back depends on ones morals.

Hazrat Ali Ibn Abu-Talib (A.S)

A Promise is considered as a debt, the Liability to pay it back depends on ones morals.