Imam ibn al-Jawzi رحمه الله was once asked:

"Is it better for me to make Tasbeeh (praise Allah 'Subhanallah') or to make Istighfaar (seek forgiveness 'astaghfirullah')?"

He replied:

"The dirty robe is more in need of soap than perfume"


  1. Fatima // March 17, 2009 at 3:51 PM  

    Subhan Allah, I love this! It is such a wise saying. Jazak Allah khair for sharing. :)

  2. Sadiyah // March 17, 2009 at 5:20 PM  

    wa iyaaki =)

Post a Comment