Lying Quotes (519 quotes)
The Seventeenth Greater Sin: Lying
Sign in with Facebook Sign in options. Join Goodreads. Quotes tagged as "liars" Showing of Lockhart, We Were Liars. Those who lie, twist life so that it looks tasty to the lazy, brilliant to the ignorant, and powerful to the weak. But lies only strengthen our defects.
Sahih Muslim — Book 32 Hadith Narrated Sufyan ibn Asid al-Hadrami: I heard the Apostle of Allah peace be upon him say: It is great treachery that you should tell your brother something and have him believe you when you are lying. Sunan of Abu-Dawood — Book 41 Hadith And a man keeps on telling the truth until he becomes a truthful person. Falsehood leads to Al-Fajur i.
Lying is another sin which is classified among the Greater sins. The famous scholar, Shaykh Ansari r. The corpus of hadith opinion of the majority of the jurists verifies this tenet and reason also sustains this assertion. Such a stench emanates from his heart that it reaches the sky and because of this single lie Allah writes for him a sin equivalent to that of committing seventy fornications. Such fornications that the least of which is fornication with ones mother. Undoubtedly, lying is the worst of sins. It is obvious that the evils of lying are more dreadful than those of adultery.