Muhammad, also spelled Mohammad, Mohammed or Mahomet, full name Muhammad Ibn `Abd Allāh Ibn `Abd al-Muttalib

Muhammad, also spelled Mohammad, Mohammed or Mahomet, full name Muhammad Ibn `Abd Allāh Ibn `Abd al-Muttalib
c. 570
632

Founder of Islam, considered by Muslims and Bahá'ís to be a messenger and prophet of God, Teachings found in the Koran

Author Quotes

One learned man is harder on the devil than a thousand ignorant worshippers

He who knoweth his own self, knoweth God.

Acquire knowledge. It enableth its posessor to distinguish right from wrong it lighteth the way to Heave it is our friend in the desert, our society in solitude, our companion when friendless it guideth us to happiness it sustaineth us in misery it is an ornament among friends, and an armour against enemies.

True modesty is the source of all virtues.

The best of persons in God's sight is the best amongst his friends and the best of neighbors near God is the best person in his own neighborhood.

The Lord doth not regard a prayer in which the heart doth not accompany the body.

The proud will not enter Paradise, nor a violent speaker.

Everyone is divinely furthered in accordance with his character.

It is your own conduct which will lead you to reward or punishment, as if you had been destined therefore.

Every human being hath two inclinations - one prompting him to good and impelling him thereto, and the other prompting him to evil and thereto impelling him but Divine assistance is nigh, and he who asketh the help of God in contending with the evil promptings of his own heart obtaineth it.

They will enter the Garden of Bliss who have a true, pure, and merciful heart.

Religion is admonition, and it means being pure.

A sincere repenter of faults is like him who hath committed none.

Feed the hungry and visit a sick person, and free the captive, if he be unjustly confined. Assist any person oppressed, whether Muslim or non-Muslim.

Strive always to excel in virtue and truth.

This world is a prison for the Faithful, but a Paradise for unbelievers.

The love of the world is the root of all evil.

Do you love your creator? Love your fellow-beings first.

God is One, and liketh unity.

Righteousness is good morality, and wrongdoing is that which wavers in your soul and which you dislike people finding out about.

People, beware of injustice, for injustice shall be darkness on the Day of Judgment.

It is better for a leader to make a mistake in forgiving than to make a mistake in punishing.

Do not betray, do not be excessive, do not kill a newborn child.

Allah will not be merciful to those who are not merciful to people.

The ink of scholars (used in writing) is weighed on the Day of Judgement with the blood of martyrs and the ink of scholars outweighs the blood of martyrs.

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First Name
Muhammad, also spelled Mohammad, Mohammed or Mahomet, full name Muhammad Ibn `Abd Allāh Ibn `Abd al-Muttalib
Birth Date
c. 570
Death Date
632
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Founder of Islam, considered by Muslims and Bahá'ís to be a messenger and prophet of God, Teachings found in the Koran