SAYINGS/ ADVICES OF MOULANA MASEEHULLAH KHAN SAHEB (R.A.)
Senior Khalifa of Hazrat Thanwi (RA)
There is a great difference between assuming seniority and being made a senior.
How can we complain about the laymen? Even the condition of the learned is now deteriorating.
Every principal should remain concerned (about the running of his institute).
The important thing is work (good deeds), not name or fame.
Nowadays the tendency among people is more towards outer display or show.
It is necessary to have discipline and order in everything.
Earning is not in your control, but spending is.
Today there is an abundance of shrewdness and a scarcity of Intelligence.
Generosity is the remedy for jealousy.
Each person wants to make the next person think like him.
Suspicion is the root of all faults.
It is the experience of thousands of Wise people that increasing friendship and relations is spiritually destructive.
If I find anger anywhere I shall slaughter it, for it has caused a great deal of destruction.
Continue to take stock of your actions.
Don’t be hasty in making someone your close friend, for hypocrisy has become widespread.
Do not mix too much with acquaintances, for much time is wasted in their company.
To have jealousy for a Muslim is a sign of destruction.
Make good character and noble speech, coupled with taqwa and humility, your life-long constitution.
Today’s times are very delicate. It is imperative to recognize the era you live in.
One should regard service to the Ulema as the highest and most virtuous service.
Swallow grief and swallow anger but feed others with sweetness.
“May Allah grant us the ability to differentiate between truth and falsehood and save us from innovations”.