Ali Ibn Abi Talib Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old Ali Ibn Abi Talib quotes, Ali Ibn Abi Talib sayings, and Ali Ibn Abi Talib proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

There is no nobility with bad manners. Ali Ibn Abi Talib
Be like the flower that gives fragrance even to the hand that crushes it. Ali Ibn Abi Talib
Abstinence from sins is better than seeking help afterwards. Ali Ibn Abi Talib
The most helpless person is the one who is helpless in reforming himself. Ali Ibn Abi Talib
The best companion and helper is admirable morals. Ali Ibn Abi Talib
Do for this life as if you live forever, do for the afterlife as if you will die tomorrow. Ali Ibn Abi Talib
He who is greedy is disgraced; he who discloses his hardship will always be humiliated; he who has no control over his tongue will often have to face discomfort. Ali Ibn Abi Talib
A man's measure is his will. Ali Ibn Abi Talib
Poverty is the worst form of death. Ali Ibn Abi Talib
Many a spoken word is more piercing than an attack. Ali Ibn Abi Talib
A poor man is like a foreigner in his own country. Ali Ibn Abi Talib
He who guards his secrets retains control in his own hands. Ali Ibn Abi Talib
The most helpless person is the one who is helpless in reforming himself. Ali Ibn Abi Talib
A man's behavior is the index of the man, and his discourse is the index of his understanding. Ali Ibn Abi Talib
The best revenge is to improve yourself. Ali Ibn Abi Talib
Clothe yourself with shyness and armor yourself with loyalty. Ali Ibn Abi Talib