Quotes by Ibn Taymiyyah

Taqī ad-Dīn Ahmad ibn Taymiyyah, known as Ibn Taymiyyah for short, was a controversial medieval Sunni Muslim theologian, jurisconsult, logician, and reformer. A member of the Hanbali school of jurisprudence founded by Ahmad ibn Hanbal, Ibn Taymiyyah was also a member of the Qadiriyya Sufi order founded by the twelfth-century mystic and saint Abdul-Qadir Gilani.

The best Quotes and Sayings

Don't depend too much on anyone in this world, because even your own shadow leaves you when you are in darkness.

Trust, ShadowsIbn Taymiyyah

Everyone experiences bouts of jealousy; but the dignified person conceals it, while the vulgar one acts upon it.

EnvyIbn Taymiyyah

What really counts are good endings, not flawed beginnings.

EndingIbn Taymiyyah

If you do good in secret, Allah will shower His good on you in public.

Ibn Taymiyyah

Verily, I constantly renew my Islam until this very day, as up to now, I do not consider myself to have ever been a good Muslim.

IslamIbn Taymiyyah

Men mixing with women is like fire mixing with wood.

Men & Women, Wood & LumberIbn Taymiyyah