"There is greatness in the fear of God, contentment in faith of God, and honour in humility."
"A nation that is afraid to let its people judge the truth and falsehood in an open market is a nation that is afraid of its people."Abu Bakr on John F. Kennedy
"Pick the day. Enjoy it - to the hilt. The day as it comes. People as they come... The past, I think, has helped me appreciate the present - and I don't want to spoil any of it by fretting about the future."Abu Bakr on Audrey Hepburn
"I love the man that can smile in trouble, that can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection. 'Tis the business of little minds to shrink, but he whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves his conduct, will pursue his principles unto death."Abu Bakr on Thomas Paine
"We fear violence less than our own feelings. Personal, private, solitary pain is more terrifying than what anyone else can inflict."Abu Bakr on Jim Morrison
"What is needed, rather than running away or controlling or suppressing or any other resistance, is understanding fear that means, watch it, learn about it, come directly into contact with it. We are to learn about fear, not how to escape from it."Abu Bakr on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"Do not follow vain desires for verily he who prospers is preserved from lust, greed and anger."
"Cursed is the man who dies, but the evil done by him survives."
"Death is the easiest of all things after it, and the hardest of all things before it."
"Have an earnestness for death and you will have life."
"There is no harm in patience, and no profit in lamentation. Death is easier to bear (than) that which precedes it, and more severe than that which comes after it. Remember the death of the Apostle of God, and your sorrow will be lessened."