Examples of Prophet Muhammad's Sayings

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* {the believers, in their love, mercy, and kindness to one another are like a body: if any part of it is ill, the whole body shares its sleeplessness and fever.}1

* {the most perfect of the believers in faith are the best of them in morals. and the best among them are those who are best to their wives.}2

* {none of you believes (completely) until he loves for his brother what he loves for himself.}3

* {the merciful are shown mercy by the all-merciful. show mercy to those on earth, and god will show mercy to you.}4

* {smiling at your brother is charity...}5

* {a good word is charity.}6

* {whoever believes in god and the last day (the day of judgment) should do good to his neighbor.}7

* {god does not judge you according to your appearance and your wealth, but he looks at your hearts and looks into your deeds.}8

* {pay the worker his wage before his sweat dries.}9

* {a man walking along a path felt very thirsty. reaching a well, he descended into it, drank his fill, and came up. then he saw a dog with its tongue hanging out, trying to lick up mud to quench its thirst. the man said, “this dog is feeling the same thirst that i felt.” so he went down into the well again, filled his shoe with water, and gave the dog a drink. so, god thanked him and forgave his sins.} the prophetpbuh was asked, “messenger of god, are we rewarded for kindness towards animals?” he said: {there is a reward for kindness to every living animal or human.}10

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(1) narrated in saheeh muslim, #2586, and saheeh al-bukhari, #6011.

(2) narrated in mosnad ahmad, #7354, and al-tirmizi, #1162.

(3) narrated in saheeh al-bukhari, #13, and saheeh muslim, #45.

(4) narrated in al-tirmizi, #1924, and abu-dawood, #4941.

(5) narrated in al-tirmizi, #1956.

(6) narrated in saheeh muslim, #1009, and saheeh al-bukhari, #2989.

(7) narrated in saheeh muslim, #48, and saheeh al-bukhari, #6019.

(8) narrated in saheeh muslim, #2564.

(9) narrated in ibn majah, #2443.

(10) narrated in saheeh muslim, #2244, and saheeh al-bukhari, #2466.