That wich is on earth We have made but as a glittering
show for it, in order that We may test them - as to wich of them are best in conduct.
On those who believe and works deeds of righteousness,
will the Most Gracious bestow Love.
But the greatest bliss is the Good pleasure of Allah.
And We will certainly bestow, on those who patiently
persevere, their reward according to the best of their actions.
Twice they will be given their reward, for that they
have persevered in patience.
And remember your Lord by your tongue and within yourself,
humbly and with fear and without loudness in words in the mornings, and in the afternoons and be not of those who are neglectful.
No calamity befalls on the earth or in yourselves but
it is inscribed in the Book of Decrees(Al-Lauh Al-Mahfuz) before We bring it into existence. Verily, that is easy for Allah.
In order that you may not grieve at the things over
that you fail to get, nor rejoice that wich has been given to you. And Allah likes not prideful boasters.
The seven heavens and the earth and all that is therein,
glorify Him and there is not a thing but glorifies His Praise. But you understand not their glorification. Truly, He is ever
You may hate a thing, wich is really good for you, and you may
love a thing that is really bad for you: Allah knows and you know not.
Wherever you are, death will find you out, even if you are in towers
built up strong and high! If some good befalls them, they say, "This is from you"(O Prophet). Say: "All things are from Allah."
But what has come to these people, that they fail to understand a single fact?
Say: "Nothing will happen to us except what Allah has decreed for
us: He is our protector": and on Allah let the Believers put their trust.
Man is created of haste. I will show you My Ayat(torments, proofs,
evidences, verses, lessons, signs, revelations, etc.). So ask Me not to hasten (them).
He it is Who has made the earth subservient to you(i.e. easy for
you to walk, to live and to do agriculture on); so walk in the path thereof and eat of His provision. And to Him will be the
Wherewith(Qur'an) Allah guides all those who seek His Good Pleasure
to ways of peace, and He brings them out of darkness by His Will unto light and guides them to the Straight Way.
The believers are only those who, when Allah is mentioned, feel
a fear in their hearts and when His Verses are recited unto them, they(i.e. the Verses) increase their Faith; and they put
their trust in their Lord(Alone).
Do you think that you shall be left alone while Allah has not yet
tested those among you who have striven hard and fought and have not taken Walijah besides Allah and His messenger, and the
believers. Allah is Well-Acquainted with what you do.
Surah Ta Ha:131
And strain not your eyes in longing for the things We have given
for enjoyment to various groups of them(polytheists and disbelievers in the Oneness of Allah), the splendour of the life of
this world, that We may test them thereby. But the provision(good reward in the Hereafter) of your Lord is better and more
And put forward to them the example of the life of this world:
it is like the water(rain) wich we send down from the sky, and the vegetation of the earth mingles with it, and becomes fresh
and green. But (later) it becomes dry and broken pieces, wich the winds scatter. And Allah is Able to do everything.
And indeed We have put forth every kind of example in this Qur'an,
for mankind. But, man is ever more quarrelsome than anything.
Surah Al 'Imraan:144
But Allah will swiftly reward those who(serve Him) with gratitude.
Whatsoever is in the heavens and whatsoever is on the earth glorifies
Allah. His is the dominion, and to Him belong all the praises and thanks, and He is Able to do all things.
Verily, those whom you call upon besides Allah are slaves like
you. So call upon them and let them answer you if you are truthful.