Monday, 22 August 2011

Watch Your Words

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Allah says:
"Not a word does one utter, except that there is an (angel) Watching, Ready to record it."  
Surah Qaf : Ayat 18

On the authority of Abu Huraira (may Allah be pleased with him), the Messenger of Allah (peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) said, “Whoever believes in Allah and the Last Day should speak good things or keep silent.
Abu Mosa Al-Ash’aree ((may Allah be pleased with him) said:
I said: ‘O Messenger of Allaah Which of the Muslims is best?’ He (Peace Be Upon Him) said:
"He whose tongue and hand the Muslims are safe from." 
[Al-Bukhaaree and Muslim]

Words can HURT or HEAL... What did yours do today?

What we say has the ability to create situations, emotions, and thoughts in others. Kind words help people and make them your friends, negative words hurt - sometimes for a very long time. Tongue determine our attitude, personality and thinking. Sweetness and truthness of tongue provide you the shadow of life and bitterness and falsehood of tongue leave you alone in scorching beam of life. 

Our tongues are like double-edges swords. They can work for us and against us, both in this world and the Hereafter.

"Flowers" are very soft, do not "touch" with hard hands. Similarly "feelings" are like soft flowers, do not touch them with harsh word.

Guard your tongues. We will be held accountable for what we say.  
Word can be uttered in a few seconds, yet its effects last a lifetime.

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Cruel words that just hurt so deep they would leave me restless when, all what I wanted was to go to sleep the cruel words that were said to me left me feeling so hurt deep inside I just wanted to run away and hide and hoping that I would never be found. 

Harsh, and mean words we utter
When upset and feeling mad
Hurt those people we care about
Making them feel so bad

 Make your words as sweet as Honey, you never know when you'll have to eat them.


  1. Correct :)

    These small things contribute so much to our life that we dont even know.

    Great work you are doing. Hats off.

  2. aww!!! so true!
    & I think this is one of the biggest reason of people's tensions & negative thoughts & out looks towards life!
    Awesome post <3

    -stay blessed!
    nd thanks for joining me!

  3. I agree Asma..words are like double edged sword that penetrates into our soul..physical wounds can heal easier than degrading words that can leave permanent scars in our hearts..hurting words can shatter one's own soul..I so can relate!

    passing by sis..gud nyt mwahhhh :)

  4. @Imad Khalid: And sometimes we know but we neglect golden rules of life.... :)

    @Shayna: It's because harsh words make you feel bad & negative.... :)
    Welcome... :)
    Stay Blessed

    @Sie: True harsh words break us very badly... :/
    Good night...
    & Stay Blessed :)

  5. True That.
    Words have power. One should Choose them wisely.

  6. Jazak-Allah Khair for this one :-)

    Words can be medicine, Words can be poison!

  7. @äмän ♥: Indeed.... :)

    @Dua: Welcome here...
    Yes it's our choice what we make our words... :)

  8. Yes Asma,
    We have to be extra careful before we utter a word because a wrong word might hurt others.
    "Think before you speak" is enough to control a slip of tongue. Bad mouthing takes us straight to the HELLFIRE--GOD FORBID.
    Using one's tongue wisely is recommended to please Allah subhanhu wa taalaa.

  9. So true, this little things are what make us better muslims :D

  10. @TARIQ MIAN: Rightly said.... :)

    @Laila: Indeed... :)

  11. aww this is so true...
    I love the way you write! Keep it up! =)

  12. hmm....very true...

    When we hurt someoe...we hyrt ourself too...

    To protect ourself from being hurt it is better to stop hurting others.

    Nice Post !

  13. @Rosette Princess: Thank U... :)

    @Thinking: Yes that's true... :)

  14. words have so much power. sometimes i say words i think i should have never said.

    one should be cautious about the words hes speaking. for noone wants to hurt the ones he love.

    thanks for following me. =)

  15. @MAHNOOR: Welcome here & thanks for sharing your views... :)

  16. Words are so important and can make so much damage. When you realise it you tend to improve, as I am trying to keep silent when I am angry or not satisfied about something. It is hard but whenever I let go of the words I am full of regrets afterwards.
    Thanks for another wonderful post Asma. Hope you are keeping well.

  17. Those who can't control their tongue are most likely to be a better Sinner.

    So I say this "Ya Allah - Grant me the power to control my wishes, and the power to control what I think and what I say. The Power to keep my thought from turning bad."

    -Actually most of the times I fail at it but I hope someday I'll be able to keep myself quit. :')

  18. @Daniyal Arain Insha Allah you will ... :)