Quotes and notes from Hamza Yusuf lecture Audios

If one really knew what the hell was like, no one would damn even their worst enemies to hell. – @HamzaYusuf – posted on 13/03/2012 19:50:02

Hungarian Christians used to flee Christian ruled lands for the Ottoman empire as there were no taxes. – @HamzaYusuf – posted on 13/03/2012 19:36:12

Knowledge is in reality recollection of what you already know. – @HamzaYusuf – posted on 13/03/2012 17:44:51

‘A woman earning for her family will get twice the reward from GOD, since she’s not obliged to.’ – @HamzaYusuf – posted on 10/03/2012 19:39:45

‘What does a Sheep care what the Butcher does with it after it’s dead’ Asma to her martyr son Abdulla bin Zubair – posted on 10/03/2012 15:42:38

‘The best TV programs in the Muslim world is during Ramadan. That’s becoz the Shaitan is behind it’ – @hamzayusuf – posted on 03/03/2012 14:12:58

‘Modesty is the hallmark of civilization’ – @hamzayusuf – posted on 03/03/2012 14:11:45

‘The Angel of Death is the ultimate Tsunami for all of us’ – @hamzayusuf – posted on 03/03/2012 13:54:42

Those who deliberately reject truth should not be equated with those who innocently reject the DISTORTED version of Truth. – posted on 11/02/2012 21:43:13

Right to speech isn’t right to insult. – posted on 11/02/2012 21:31:05

Why haven’t Muslims made their religion as delicious as the food they make ? -HamzaYusuf – posted on 11/02/2012 21:22:59

Intelligent people concern themselves with only those things which they can do something about. – @HamzaYusuf – posted on 11/02/2012 20:41:22

Boredom is the root of all evil. – Soren Kierkegaard – posted on 11/02/2012 20:31:17

That the most outstanding Islamic civilizations flourished in Spain,Turkey& India shows that is free of any race,even its birthplace. – posted on 11/02/2012 18:56:10

‘If they are going to hang you, ask them to hang you from the highest tree.’ – posted on 11/02/2012 18:20:48

Anything that isn’t wise, merciful, beneficial or just, is not part of Islam. – @HamzaYusuf. – posted on 11/02/2012 17:56:30

‘If u want your kids not to have inferiority complex, teach them the love of Prophet and his family’ @HamzaYusuf – posted on 11/02/2012 17:41:12

‘The Q is not whether Islam can accept Democracy but whether Democracy can accept Islam.’ – posted on 11/02/2012 16:54:14

Wherever Islam went it did not divorce the people from its land and culture. @HamzaYusuf – posted on 11/02/2012 16:34:10

Islam spread among non-Arabs impressed by the character of HolyProphet, than by the Arabic text of Quran- @HamzaYusuf – posted on 29/01/2012 02:32:43

One will find love for HolyProphet celebrated in India, Pakistan& Turkey because they came into Islam through his love- @HamzaYusuf – posted on 29/01/2012 02:32:40

The amazement of the ignorant with one’s own ideas is a sign of the Last Days – @HamzaYusuf – posted on 29/01/2012 02:32:37

Natives embraced Islam in South India ( ) influenced by the eminent character of the honest Yemeni traders. – @HamzaYusuf – posted on 29/01/2012 02:32:34

How about giving up the temporary outhouse for a permanent palace? – @HamzaYusuf – posted on 29/01/2012 02:32:01

No life goes unsuccessful. Only the yardstick makes the difference. – posted on 29/01/2012 02:31:58

Everyone’s a believer when things are going fine. The real faith is when one becomes patient with tribulations. – @HamzaYusuf – posted on 29/01/2012 02:31:41

‘Today’s Muslim kids know who enacted Salahuddin Ayyubi in the movie. But they know nothing of Salahuddin’ @HamzaYusuf – posted on 29/01/2012 02:31:35

Cowards see the world as it is. Bold people see how the world SHOULD be. – posted on 22/01/2012 17:30:23

Ideals which cannot be realized are just fantasies – @HamzaYusuf – posted on 22/01/2012 17:28:18

Intelligent people put GOD (and His creations) in the center of their lives. Fools put themselves in the center- @HamzaYusuf – posted on 22/01/2012 17:26:22

Young educated Muslims today know more about European history than their own. – @HamzaYusuf – posted on 09/01/2012 16:59:01

The contribution of Islam is infinitely greater than the Arabian Peninsula’s contribution after 3rd Hijri century. – @HamzaYusuf – posted on 09/01/2012 16:53:18

I have never seen a revolutionary who can build what he destroys. – Sultan Abdul Hamid. – posted on 09/01/2012 16:40:36

The band and the people singing and dancing even while Titanic was sinking is an excellent example of self delusion – @HamzaYusuf – posted on 06/01/2012 08:32:19

Earth Day is actually on Judgment Day when She will literally,not just metaphorically,speak about those who transgressed on her @HamzaYusuf – posted on 02/01/2012 10:32:12

Be vigilant about this Earth, for, it is your Mother – – posted on 02/01/2012 10:29:01

Body is a gift from GOD and legitimate sensuality is an act of reward in Islam. The spouse, therefore, is also a partner on one’s salvation – posted on 02/01/2012 09:17:45

It’s interesting to note Asian and African connection in the origins of Christianity. Jesus from Palestine and St. Augustine from N.Africa – posted on 02/01/2012 09:14:55

Truth on is simply lies not exposed. – @HamzaYusuf – posted on 01/01/2012 21:47:01
Muslims and their scholars in Western countries are much safer and free than in Sharia-compliant nations.

Reality does not change by opinions. Madness is an opinion. – posted on 01/01/2012 21:30:58

Muslims have suffered far greater persecution in their own countries than in those ruled by ‘kuffars’. – posted on 31/12/2011 09:50:54

There are still more Reptilian brained leaders left to go in Muslim world. – posted on 31/12/2011 09:49:32

There are insane people in both secular & religious societies. But the number of people killed for secular reasons were more than religious – posted on 23/12/2011 22:04:45

In Islam there is an utopia but you have to WAIT for it. @HamzaYusuf – posted on 23/12/2011 22:01:24

Absolutist interpretation of scripture will make one blinded than guided with the light of God. @HamzaYusuf – posted on 23/12/2011 22:00:04

They took care of us when we were babies. Now it’s time to take care of them as tender as babies.. – posted on 23/12/2011 21:57:07

Don’t ever underestimate the power of God. @HamzaYusuf – posted on 23/12/2011 21:54:55

Being religious may not necessarily make one spiritual. – posted on 23/12/2011 21:51:36