Hazrat Ali Quotes

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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.
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A fool’s mind is at the mercy of his tongue and a wise man’s tongue is under the control of his mind.
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The wiser a man is, the less talkative will he be.
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A wise man first thinks and then speaks and a fool speaks first and then thinks.
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Wealth converts a strange land into homeland and poverty turns a native place into a strange land.
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Be afraid of a gentleman when he is hungry, and of a mean person when his stomach is full.
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He who is greedy is disgraced; he who discloses his hardship will always be humiliated; he who has no control over his tongue will often have to face discomfort.
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I wonder at a man who loses hope of salvation when the door of repentance is open for him.
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Success is the result of foresight and resolution, foresight depends upon deep thinking and planning and the most important factor of planning is to keep your secrets to yourself.
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Do not feel ashamed if the amount of charity is small because to refuse the needy is an act of greater shame.
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Lack of friends means, stranger in one’s own country.
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Often your utterances and expressions of your face leak out the secrets of your hidden thoughts.
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He who is deserted by friends and relatives will often find help and sympathy from strangers.
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There is no greater wealth than wisdom, no greater poverty than ignorance; no greater heritage than culture and no greater support than consultation.
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Only he who has the power to punish can pardon.
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The best kind of wealth is to give up inordinate desires.
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Wealth is the fountain head of passions.
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Contentment is the capital which will never diminish.
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Woman is a scorpion whose grip is sweet.
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Patience is of two kinds: patience over what pains you, and patience against what you covet.
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Tongue is a beast, if it is let loose, it devours.
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So long as fortune is favoring you, your defects will remain covered.
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Anything which can be counted is finite and will come to an end.
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A conceited and self-admiring person is disliked by others.
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If matters get mixed up then scrutinize the cause and you will know what the effects will be.
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That knowledge which remains only on your tongue is very superficial. The intrinsic value of knowledge is that you act upon it.
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Value of each man depends upon the art and skill which he has attained.
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