Pearl of Wisdom

to Ibn Abi Ya'fur about seeking goodness, inagnify Allah, glorify Him and praise Him and send blessings on the Prophet (SAWA) and his family (AS), then say, O Allah I ask you by the fact that you are the Knower of the unseen and the seen, the All Beneficent, the All-Merciful, indeed you are the Knower of all the unseen things, I seek goodness from Allah by His Mercy .'

Imam Ja'far ibn Muhammad al-Sadiq [as]
Ibid. p. 256, no. 1

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Sermon 235 About collecting provision for the next world while in this world and performing good acts before death

Perform (good) acts while you are still in the vastness of life, the books are open (for recording of actions), repentance is allowed, the runner away (from Allah) is being called and the sinner is being given hope (of forgiveness) before the (light of) action is put off, time expires, life ends, the door for repentance is closed and angels ascend to the sky.

Therefore a man should derive benefit from himself for himself, from the living for the dead, from the mortal, for the lasting and from the departer for the stayer. A man should fear Allah while he is given age to live upto his death, and is allowed time to act. A man should control his self by the rein and hold it with its bridle, thus by the rein he should prevent it from disobedience towards Allah, and by the bridle he should lead it towards obedience to Allah.

 
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