Muslim Preachers and Teachers
When you proclaim imminence alone you limit God. When you assert devotion alone you confine Him. But when you maintain both side by side, you follow the right path, and gain both inner merit and command of gnosis.
-Ibn 'Arabi, "Islamic Sufism"
From "The Bounty of Allah," translated by Aneela Khalid Arshed. Copyright 1999. All rights reserved. Used with permission of The Crossroad Publishing Company, New York.