Sunday, July 29, 2007

A believer is satisfied, not by giving vent to his anger, but by controlling it

Said Umar: "For a servant of God, there is nothing sweeter than the swallowing of his own anger. Neither milk nor honey can be compared to it."

Source: Ahmad, Musnad, Pg 188, An Islamic treasury of virtues by Maulana Wahiduddin Khan

1 comment:

Syra said...

very well said.