11+ Quotes by Abdullah ibn Umar

Abdullah Ibn Umar, (Radi Allahu Anhu) was a young Sahabi who became a leading scholar of Islam. Many of the Sahabah,(May Allah be pleased with them all) who became Islamic scholars were from the youth.

Abdullah Ibn Umar was very staunch in following the Sunnah of Prophet Muhammad(Peace Be Upon Him). He used to eat food with orphans. He used to go to the markets just to convey Salam to the Muslims.

Abdullah Ibn Umar (RA)used to break his fast with the Masakeen (orphans, poor & needy people ).

Some quotes by Abdullah Ibn Umar, (Radi Allahu Anhu) are as follows:

“The most important part of the body that a person must keep clean is his tongue.” – Abdullah ibn Umar, (Radi Allahu Anhu) // Meaning: pure & beautiful speech.

“Welcome the month of Ramadan that purifies us from the sins.” – Abdullah ibn Umar, (Radi Allahu Anhu)

“Modesty and imaan (belief) are inseparable. When one of them is lost, the other ceases to exist.” – Abdullah ibn Umar (RA)

“A person cannot attain a true sense of taqwa unless & until he removes all suspicions from his/her heart.” – Abdullah Ibn Umar, (RA)

“The pleasure of the Lord (Allah) lies in the pleasure of the parent. The anger of the Lord lies in the anger of the parent.” – Abdullah Ibn Umar, (RA)

“Every bid’ah (religious innovation) is misguidance, even if people think it is good.” – Abdullah Ibn Umar, (RA)

“People will continue to adhere to the correct way so long as they follow the footsteps (of the Prophet, Peace Be Upon him).” — Abdullah ibn Umar, (RA)

“We had imann before we had Qur’an.” – Abdullah ibn Umar (radiyallahu anhu)

“We learnt faith before the Quran, then we learnt the Quran and it increased us in faith.”-Abdullah ibn Umar, (RA)

“Oh Lord, don’t take away imaan from me, the way you gave it to me.”- Abdullah ibn Umar (RA), [al-Eeman of Ibn Abi Shaybah #106]

“You should feel more embarrassed in front of Allaah than in front of people” — Abdullah Ibn Umar, (RA)

“Knowledge is in three things; the Qur’aan, the Sunnah and to say ‘I do not know’.” – Abdullah Ibn Umar, (RA)

“Kindness is a simple thing, it consists of a smiling face & sweet words.” – Abdullah ibn Umar (May Allah be pleased with him)

“In the evening, don’t anticipate the morning, and in the morning, don’t anticipate the evening….Take from your health for your illness/ sickness and from your life for your death.” – Abdullāh Ibn Umar, (RA)

“Modesty & belief are together. If one of the is removed, the other is removed.” – Abdullah Ibn ’Umar [Al-Adab Al-Mufrad, no.1313]

“Take hold of Quran, learn it, and teach your children, for you will be questioned about it & rewarded for it.” – Abdullah ibn Umar RA

“Al-Quran is a sufficient admonisher for the intelligent ones.” – Abdullah ibn Umar,  R.A

“If a leader is just, he is rewarded and thanked; and if he is unjust, the burden is his and you have to endure.” – Abdullah ibn Umar,  RA

“A person will not reach the essence of Imaan until he keeps away from what causes doubt in his heart.” – Abdullah ibn Umar, RA

“Wealth is a servant, not a master.” – Abdullah ibn Umar, RA

“Whoever tries to make people hear of his deeds, Allah will make [some] of his creation hear of him (Expose him), and belittle him.” – Abdullah ibn Umar // Abdullah ibn Umar (ra) then began crying

“Moses (pbuh) suffered terribly from his people and endured much for the sake of Allah.” – Abdullah Ibn Umar (RA)

Abdullah Ibn Umar (RA), when death came near to him: “I don’t Feel Sad about leaving anything in this world except fasting in the hot days of summer, and standing in prayer during night.” // We should not leave any prayer nor nor fast during month of Ramadan

“Follow the companions (RA) of Prophet Muhammad Pece Be Upon Hm , as they were the most prestigious of this Ummah.” – Abdullah ibn Umar RA

Abdullah Ibn ‘Umar saw a Yemeni man performing Tawâf (circumambulating the Ka’bah) in Makkah while carrying his mother on his back. This man said to Abdullah Ibn Umar, “I am like a tame camel for her! I have carried her more than she carried me. Do you think I have paid her back, O Ibn Umar?”
then Abdullah Ibn Umar (RA) replied,”No, not even one contraction (During Labor)!!”[Al-Adab al-Mufrad Bukhârî 1/62]

“…theres no escape for the 1 who falls into…shedding of blood for no legitimate reason.”Abdullah ibn Umar (ra), Fath al-Bari

“The one misses Salaat al- Fajr in congregation is a known hypocrite” — Abdullah Ibn Umar (ra)

“I make supplication in everything I do.” – Abdullah ibn ‘Umar (radhi yaLlahu ‘anhuma)

“He who imitates the kuffar and dies in that state,he wil be raised up wit dem on the Day of Qiyamat (Judgement).” – Abdullah ibn ‘Umar (radhi yaLlahu ‘anhuma)

“O Allah! Make my inward better than my outward, and make my outward good.” – Abdullah Ibn Umar (R.A)] // Dua by him

Abdullah ibn ‘Umar (r.a.) said: “The people in the Ummah will not suffer even if they were oppressors and sinful if the rulers were guided and were guiding. But the people in the Ummah will suffer and perish even if they were guided and were guiding if the rulers were oppressors and sinful”. – (Abu Nu’aim narrated in ‘Hulayat Awliyyah)

“If we did not see a person at fajr and isha prayers, we would think badly of him.” – Abdullah ibn Umar RA (Tabarani)

IbnUmar heard a man wishingg for death & then He said:“Don’t wish for death for you are alrd dead, but ask Allah for forgiveness.” - Abdullah ibnUmar

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