Sunday, January 10, 2010

383 - In this world man is a target of...

"In this world man is a target of death, an easy prey to calamities; here every morsel and every draught is liable to choke one; here one never receives a favour until he loses another instead; here every additional day in one's life is a day reduced from the total span of his existence; when death is the natural outcome of life, how can we expect immortality?"

Mola Ali (a.s) Ibn e Abu Talib (a.s)
Ref: Nahjul Balagha [ Saying # 191 ]

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