He was born yesterday, [and we welcomed the] blessing of the birth, and all Praise is due to Allaah for safety and protection.
So if he did not ‘sow’ anything in there for his Hereafter, then he has lost it, and [as a result] he has lost his Hereafter.
Whoever prolongs the night prayer, Allaah will facilitate for him his standing on the Day of Resurrection.
For what reason have they gathered here?
Those who remember death the most, and those who are best prepared for what comes after it. These are the intelligent ones.
‘Umar ibn ‘Abdul-‘Azeez used to gather the fuqahaa. Every night and they would [all] remember death, the Day of Judgment and the Hereafter and then they would weep.