The example of the believer is like the pearl; wherever it is [found], its beauty is with it (i.e. wherever he may be, his beautiful characteristics accompany him).
Do not be misled by the actions of the people, because the actions of the people could be based upon [their] ignorance.
If it were not for the scholars transmitting the knowledge, and teaching the people – generation after generation, the people would have all perished.
You do not qualify for [any] level of humility until you accept the truth from whom you love, and from whom you detest.
Shu’bah was the most tender [hearted] of people; he would give the seeker [of aid] whatever was possible for him [to give].
Regarding that which has been [authentically] reported about the prohibition of walking in a single shoe (footwear)…