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“The ink of the scholar is holier than the blood of the martyr” and other quotes by our Prophet

October 25, 2010
Medieval Christian views on Muhammad

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The ink of the scholar is holier than the blood of the martyr.The Islamic Review, Vol. 22 (1934), p. 105, edited by Khwajah Kamal al-Din

He who has been a ruler over (ten people) will be brought shackled on the Day of Resurrection_

  1. until the justice (by which he ruled) loosens his chains 
  2. or tyranny brings him to destruction. Al-Tirmidhi, Hadith 1037

It is better for a leader to make a mistake in forgiving than to make a mistake in punishing. Al-Tirmidhi, Hadith 1011

People, beware of injustice, for injustice shall be darkness on the Day of Judgment. Narrated in Mosnad Ahmad, #5798, and Saheeh Al-Bukhari, #2447.

Seven kinds of people will be sheltered under the shade of God on the Day of Judgment…They are:

  1. a just ruler, (more…)