Do not let the slowness of the sustenance coming to you by the grace of Allah make you seek it by disobeying Him. Surely that which is with Allah will never reach a person except through obedience to Him. Verily for each person there is sustenance that will reach him and there is no doubt in this. So whoever is pleased with one’s sustenance, it will bring blessings to one and will be increased; and the person who is not pleased with his sustenance, it will not bring blessings to him nor will it be increased. Surely the sustenance goes in search of a person, just like one’s appointed time (death) goes in search of a person.
Prophet Muhammad, Bihar al Anwar, vol. 74, pg. 185 (via 14noor)
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You beautify them
Ya Imam Mahdi (AJTFS)
O `Ammar! If you see `Ali walking on one path while other people walk on another, walk with `Ali and leave the people, for he shall never lead you to destruction, nor shall he ever take you out of right guidance.
al-Daylami quotes Ammar citing the Messenger of Allah (saws), page 156, Vol. 6, of Kanz al-`Ummal (via aldhaleel)
الإمامُ الصّادقُ (عَلَيهِ الّسَلامُ) ـ لَمّا سُئلَ عَن عِلَّةِ اعتِزالِه : فَسَدَ الزَّمانُ وتَغَيَّرَ الإخوانُ ، فرَأيتُ الانفِرادَ أسكَنَ لِلفُؤادِ
It is narrated that Imam al-Sadiq (as) was once asked the reason for his solitude away from people, to which he replied: ‘Times have become…