The yearly income of al-Layth ibn Sa’d was 80,000 deenaars, [and despite this immense wealth] never did Allaah obligate upon him to extract even one dirham in zakaah.
Reward for charity done in secret
Indeed, charity done in secret will prevent the anger of the Lord, the Mighty and Majestic.
To cry out of fear of Allaah is more beloved to me
To cry out of fear of Allaah is more beloved to me than to give my weight in gold to charity.
Charity done in secret
When ‘Alee ibn al-Husayn died, they washed him and noticed a black mark on his back.