The minds of the men are at the tips of their pens.
If it were not for the scholars transmitting the knowledge, and teaching the people – generation after generation, the people would have all perished.
He was extremely fond of knowledge, and would read extensively, such that when he was in his youth, he would read 800 pages a day, and read 2,000 volumes in the moonlight.
Most of what Shaykh Ja’far al-‘Atamee read [in the seeking] of knowledge was by way of the moonlight, because oil was scarce at the time.
Indeed, we are in a time when there are many who speak without sound knowledge, and because of this…