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Words of the sages

‘Umar Ibn al-Khaṭṭāb {} “Beware of satiety”

Vedad Grozdanic

(On health and well-being)

“Beware of satiety (from food and drink);
for it is a burden in life, and a source of
(spiritual) corruption after death …”

-‘Umar Ibn al-Khaṭṭāb,
seventh-century caliph of Islam

….. …..

(From the book:
On Breaking the Two Desires,
by Abu Ḥāmid al-Ghazālī;
translated by T. J. Winter. Page 112)