User Submitted Quotes - Page 8

The best kind of wealth is to give up inordinate desires.
– Hazrat Ali

A wise man first thinks and then speaks and a fool speaks first and then thinks.
– Hazrat Ali

A fool’s mind is at the mercy of his tongue and a wise man’s tongue is under the control of his mind.
– Hazrat Ali

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.
– Hazrat Ali

A conceited and self-admiring person is disliked by others.
– Hazrat Ali

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.
– Hazrat Ali

He who is deserted by friends and relatives will often find help and sympathy from strangers.
– Hazrat Ali

The wiser a man is, the less talkative will he be.
– Hazrat Ali

Do not feel ashamed if the amount of charity is small because to refuse the needy is an act of greater shame.
– Hazrat Ali

Lack of friends means, stranger in one’s own country.
– Hazrat Ali

Wealth is the fountain head of passions.
– Hazrat Ali

Contentment is the capital which will never diminish.
– Hazrat Ali

Only he who has the power to punish can pardon.
– Hazrat Ali

So long as fortune is favoring you, your defects will remain covered.
– Hazrat Ali

Be afraid of a gentleman when he is hungry, and of a mean person when his stomach is full.
– Hazrat Ali

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.
– Hazrat Ali

Anything which can be counted is finite and will come to an end.
– Hazrat Ali

Life is too short for an experiment.

No matter what you say or what you do I will always love you!
– Brenda England

He only tells you what he wants you to know.