Prophet Muhammad s.a.w once said:
The most apt verse ever spoken by a poet is the saying of Labid:
'Everything except God is empty.'
Imam Al-Ghazali explained this in Kitab al-tawhid wal-tawakkul as follows:
Faith in Divine Unity and Trust in Divine Providence
(Kitab al-tawhid wal-tawakkul)
Translated by David Burrell
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My wish for you and for myself, for year 2010:
"Be now, as though you had not been."