Remember the authority of Allaah over you

Reference: Siyar A’laam an-Nubalaa – Volume 5, Page 114

Dhamrah narrates that ‘Umar ibn ‘Abdil-’Azeez wrote to some of his workers:

As for what follows then…

If your authority over the people allows you to oppress them, then remember the authority of Allaah over you, and that what befalls them [as a result of your oppression] will [come to] pass, and what will befall you [as a result of you oppressing them] will remain.

He is a graduate of the Islaamic University of Madeenah, having graduated from the Institute of Arabic Language, and later the Faculty of Sharee'ah in 2004. He currently resides in Birmingham, UK.

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