A poem about righteous people and sin by Imam Ash-Shafi’i

“I love righteous people, even though I am not one of them, that I might gain the benefit of shafa’ah.

I dislike those who trade in sin, even though we might be both dealing in the same trade.”

(Source: https://ia600206.us.archive.org/26/items/SilentMomentsTheDescriptionOfBeforeAfterDeathAspects/Silent%20Moments%20-%20The%20Description%20of%20Before%20&%20After%20Death%20Aspects.pdf )


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