40+ Motivational Quotes & Sayings in English by Hazrat Ali

Hazrat Ali, (Radi Allahu Anhu) was born on 17 March 599 AD, in Makkah, Saudi Arabia and passed away on 27 January 661 AD, in Kufa, Najaf, Iraq, was 4rth Islamic caliph. His full name is Ali ibn Abi Talib and he is also known by some as Imam Ali. He was one of the closed companions of Islamic Prophet Muhammad, (May Allah’s peace and blessing be upon him). He was having good relation with all caliphs before him (Hazrat Abu bakr(RA), Hazrat Umar (RA), Hazrat Uthman (RA) and good relation with mother of believers (May Allah be leased with them all). He is well known for his motivational and inspirational Islamic quotes and sayings.

Here I have collected some wise Quotes, Thoughts and Sayings of Hazrat Ali (Radi Allahu Anhu) in English language. Please read collected quotes and sayings and don’t forget to inform me if you think any sort of error occurred in typing of any quote from end in this collection so that I could correct the error that occurred from my end. Please read quotes and if you feel that quotes are interesting then don’t forget to share on social media sites Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus. I have added some images/pictures with quotes as well. You can share such images on status of facebook, whatsapp on other status of your social media profile.

“Meet the people in such a manner that if you die, they should weep for you, and if you live, they should long for you. – Hazrat Ali (RA)

hazrat ali quotes about friendship

“Don’t develop friendship with the enemy of your friend; otherwise your friend will turn into an enemy.” – Hazrat Ali (RA)

hazrat ali quotes on love

“It is easier to turn a mountain into dust than to create love in a heart that is filled with hatred.” – Hazrat Ali (RA)

islamic quotes by hazrat ali on trials

“Gold is tested with fire, and the believer is tested with trials.” – Hazrat Ali (RA)

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“When the people of truth remain quiet against falsehood, the people of falsehood start believing it is the truth.” – Hazrat Ali (RA)

“There is no good in silence when it comes to knowledge, just as there is no good in speaking when it comes to ignorance.” – Hazrat Ali (RA)

“He who is deserted by friends and relatives will often find help and sympathy from strangers.” – Hazrat Ali (RA)

“The tongue is like a lion, if you let it loose, it will wound someone.” – Hazrat Ali (RA)

“Religion (Islam) is a treasure and ‘ilm (knowledge) is the route to it.” – Hazrat Ali (May Allah be pleased with him) // May Allah grant us beneficial knowledge.

“If you are the recipient of kindness, remember it. If you are the giver of kindness, forget it!” – Hazrat Ali (RA)

“Knowledge is better than wealth, Knowledge protects you but with wealth you have to protect it.” – Hazrat Ali (RA)

Hazrat Ali Ibn Abi Talib (May Allah be pleased with him) was asked, “How many friends have you got ? He replied, “I do not know right now because life has not turned its back on me yet, and all people are my friends. I can only know my true friends when life turns its back on me. That is because the best friends are those who come to support when life turns its back on you.”

“Humbleness clothes you in dignity.” – Hazrat Ali (RA)

“Greed is permanent slavery.” – Hazrat Ali (RA)

“Beware O Muslim of making takfeer (to Call one kaafir) on other Muslims. Indeed, it may be better for you to wrongly assume 100 non-Muslims to be Muslim than for you to claim that one Muslim is a disbeliever.”- Hazrat Ali ibn Abi Talib (RA)

“Jealousy by a friend means defect in his love.” – Hazrat Ali(RA)

“Your souls are precious, and can only be equal to the price of paradise. Therefore, sell them only at that price.” – Hazrat Ali(RA)

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“Do not criticize too much. Too much criticism leads to hate and a bad behavior.” – Hazrat Ali(RA)

“Don’t show pleasure in somebody’s downfall, for you have no knowledge of what the future holds in store for you.” – Hazrat ali (RA)

“Fear the sins that you commit in secret because the witness of those sins is the Judge Himself.” – Hazrat Ali(RA) // Fear Allah. Allah is watching your acts.

“Sometimes your prayers are turned down, because you often, unknowingly, ask for things that are really harmful to you.” – Hazrat Ali (RA)

“Beautiful people are not always good, but good people are always beautiful.” – Hazrat Ali(RA)

“If you don’t know a thing never hesitate or feel ashamed to learn it.” – Hazrat Ali (RA

“See the bad inside yourself, and see the good inside others.” – Hazrat Ali (RA)

“If you remember someone when you are happy, then just know that you love them and if you remember someone when you are sad then just know that they love you.” –  Hazrat Ali(RA)

“Keep in touch with the one who forgotten you, and forgive those who wronged you, and do not stop praying for the best for those who love you.” – Hazrat Ali(RA)

“The strongest amongst you is he who subdues his self.” – Hazrat Ali (R.A)

“Through patience, great things are accomplished.” – Hazrat Ali (R.A)

“Follow the guidance of Prophet Muhammad (Salallahu Alaihi Wasallam) for it is the best of guidance; Follow the Sunnah, for it is the best of ways.” – Ali Ibn Abi Talib

“Don’t use sharpness of your speech on the mother who taught you how to speak.” – Hazrat Ali(RA)

“People are of two types: They are either your brothers in faith or your brothers in humanity.”  – Hazrat Ali(RA)

“Don’t hate what you don’t know, for the greater part of knowledge consists what you don’t know.” – Hazrat Ali(RA)

“A friend cannot be considered a friend until he is tested in three occasions: in time of need, behind your back, and after your death,” – Hazrat Ali(RA)

“When proven wrong, the wise corrects himself & ignorant argues.” – Hazrat Ali(RA)

“Don’t be slave of others when Allah has created you free.”- Hazrat Ali(RA)

“Fear Allah and you will have no cause to fear anyone else.” – Hazrat Ali(RA)

“Our enemies are not Jews or Christians, but our enemies are our ignorance.”  – Hazrat Ali(ra)

“A person’s true patience is shown in a time of anger.” – Hazrat Ali(RA)

“Do for this life as if you live forever, do for the afterlife as if you die tomorrow.”- Hazrat Ali(RA)

“The best knowledge is that which benefits the listener.” – Hazrat Ali (R.A)

“The biggest shame is, to mock at something that you have in yourself.” – Hazrat Ali (ra)

“Don’t follow majority follow the truth.” – Hazrat Ali (RA)

“Remembering Allah is the light of intellect, the life of the souls, and the polishing of the hearts.” – Hazrat Ali (RA)

“If one night you see someone committing a sin, tomorrow don’t look at him as a sinner. He may have repented during the night and you did not know.” – Hazrat Ali (ra)

“Don’t talk about your riches in front of poor.”- Hazrat Ali(RA)

“Don’t talk about your good health in front of sick.” – Hazrat Ali(RA)

“A man’s measure is his will.” – Hazrat Ali(RA)

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