Remarks
There was a time in which famine came to the city of Medina and the goods became scarce. The shops were depleted and prices increased. In this situation, Imam Sadiq (peace be upon him) asked his agent “Mo`tab”: “What is the market situation?” Mo`tab said: “O son of the Messenger of Allah! The situation of Market is not good. The people are under pressure”. His ...
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There are so many quotations from Imam Sadiq (peace be upon him) about how to deal in the Islamic society. As an Example, he said that the Muslim man should profit in the right amount, not more than that. His saying is that your profit should be accompanied with compassion and consideration. (al-Hayat, vol. 2, p. 236). Imam Sadiq's attitude is such that many people who see if the supply of a ...
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It is up to you to place Muslims besides yourself as your kinsmen! So, whoever was old, consider him like your father, and whoever was young, consider him as your offspring (or your children), and consider your same age as your brother. So at that time, do you want to oppress them? … And you know that the most honorable people in their viewpoint is one who does good for them, and he does ...
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Imam Ali (peace be upon him) had institutionalized honesty and truthfulness in himself as a supreme divine and human value. This was not only in his personal and family life, but also was considered by His Holiness in the realm of society and politics. Therefore, it must be said that he is a human model that has gained a good balance between politics and honesty and proved the compatibility of ...
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Imam Ali (peace be upon him) did not bow to any pressure, even the pressures came to him from the government agents. He was a determined and resistant man. Even if the whole world were touched together, they would not be able to reduce his resistance as much as a needle tip.
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Imam Ali (peace be upon him) was very supporter of disadvantaged and oppressed people and if there were somebody deprived, hungry, thirsty or homeless in his government, he was sleepless but on the other hand, he was fearless and brave in front of the enemies. In one of his lectures His Holiness said: I swear to Allah If I encounter with the enemy in the battlefield while I am alone and they ...
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Imam Ali (peace be upon him) was free and lover of freedom and he was so Freedom-loving and he had done his affairs on the basis of deep thought of justice. A day, Aqeel, his older brother came to him and complained about his problems and said: My share from Public Treasury is not sufficient. Make my share more. Imam Ali (peace be upon him) knew that if he did not help Aqeel, he would ...
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We are obliged to be trustful in speech, action, thought and intention, in which trustfulness gradually will find its worthy place among the people, and in this way, the background of some sins, like hypocrisy will be lost; because an honest and trustful man cannot be a hypocrite and insincere, and because the basis of hypocrisy and insincerity is false and untruth. In fact, the ...
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The holy prophet (peace be upon him and his holy progeny) said: No intercession, swearing, and bailment is accepted in the implementation of Divine laws. (1) None of them can prevent enforcing the divine laws. Also, delaying and shutting down in its implementation is not permitted. It has been quoted that at the beginning of Islam, a woman had stolen. Her tribe came to the ...
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After the demise of the Prophet, the society collapsed, as his eminence already predicted. The situation was that Amir al-Mumenin sat at home and they attacked him while he was in his home. The daughter of the holy prophet (peace be upon him and his holy progeny) defended him and injured. The injuries of her eminence Fatima Zahra (peace be upon her) made the lovers of Ahlul Bait crazy ...
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