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A Bitter Pill Monday, April 30, 2012

Posted by Administrator 2 in #ABS, Advices.

“Whilst I was once sitting with the students of the Jāme‘ah Riyādul ‘Uloom, I posed the following question to them: ‘Imagine two types of fruit: one very attractive and extremely sweet, though with the unfortunate characteristic that its sweetness lasts only for a few seconds and thereafter turns to bitterness; and another which is not attractive at all and tastes very bitter, but after beginning to chew it, the bitterness very rapidly turns into such sweetness that its enjoyment remains in the mouth for hours. If you were given a choice between these two fruits, which one would you prefer?’

They all replied: ‘The second one.’

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1. Huda - Saturday, April 27, 2013

Keep coming back to read this post since it was first posted, and Masha.Allah the words have an affect on my heart every time I read it.

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