Muslim Preachers and Teachers
Seek what you wish from God, not from men. Be satisfied in joy; there is honor therein. On friends and relatives be not a burden. Rich is he who hopes from God, not from men.
-Al-Ghazzali, "Ihya Ulum Id-Din"
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.