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

The grave is the first stage of the journey into eternity.

Actions will be judged according to intentions.

The heart of the old is always young in two things, in love for the world and length of hope.

Charity is incumbent on each person every day. Charity is assisting anyone, moving and carrying their wares, saying a good word. Every step one takes walking to prayer is charity; showing the way is charity.

The ink of the scholar is more sacred [holy] than the blood of the martyr.

Die before ye die.

The most excellent jihad [holy war, inner struggle that transforms your character] is that for the conquest of the self.

Four things support the world: the learning of the wise, the justice of the great, the prayers of the good, and the valor of the brave.

The worst of scholars is he who visits princes, and the best of princes is he who visits scholars.

God does not look at your ledger figures or your wealth; he looks at your deeds.

There are two benefits, of which the generality of men are losers, and of which they do not know the value, health and leisure.

He who is not loving to God’s creatures and to his own children, God will not be loving to him.

There are two blessings which most people misuse – health and leisure.

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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