THE MOST PERFECT IN FAITH AMONGST BELIEVERS IS HE WHO IS BEST IN MANNER AND KINDEST TO HIS WIFE
" If any do deeds of righteousness, - be they male or female - and have faith, they will enter Heaven, and not the least injustice will be done to them." (Qur'an 4:124)
"The Believers, men and women, are protectors one of another: they enjoin what is just, and forbid what is evil: they observe regular prayers, practice regular charity, and obey Allah and His Messenger. On them will Allah pour His mercy: for Allah is Exalted in power, Wise." (Qur'an 9:71)
"Allah commands justice, the doing of good, and liberality to kith and kin, and He forbids all shameful deeds, and injustice and rebellion: He instructs you, that ye may receive admonition." (Qur'an, 16:90-91)
"Verily we have honored the Children of Adam. We carry them on the land and the sea, and have made provision of good things for them, and have preferred them above many of those whom We created with a marked preferment." (Qur'an 17:70)
"O mankind! We created you from a single (pair) of a male and a female, and made you into nations and tribes, that ye may know each other (not that ye may despise (each other). Verily the most honored of you in the sight of Allah is (he who is) the most righteous of you." (Qur'an 49:13)
"No Arab has any superiority over a non-Arab. Nor does a non-Arab have any superiority over an Arab. Nor does a white man have any superiority over a black man, or the black man any superiority over the white man. You are all the children of Adam, and Adam was created from clay."
The extinction of race consciousness as between Muslims is one if the outstanding achievements of Islam, and in the contemporary world there is, as it happens, a crying need for the propagation of this Islamic virtue.
A.J. Toynbee, "Civilization on Trial"
New York, 1948, p. 205.
This rich and sophisticated society took a tolerant view towards other faiths. Tolerance was unheard of in the rest of Europe. But in Muslim Spain, thousands of Jews and Christians lived in peace and harmony with their Muslims overlords." (Burke, 1985, p.38)
"...Whosoever kills an innocent human being, it shall be as he has killed all mankind, and whosoever saves the life of one, it shall be as if he had saved the life of all mankind..." Qur'an 5:32
"America and Islam are not exclusive and need not be in competition. Instead, they overlap, and share common principles of justice and progress, tolerance and the dignity of all human beings."
"Islam is not part of the problem in combating violent extremism - it is an important part of promoting peace."
"Most Americans say they do not know much about the religion of Islam. A majority admits to knowing very little (30%) or nothing at all (25%) about the Muslims religion. Just a little more than a third (35%) know "some" about the religion, and only 9% say they know a great deal."
"Do not transgress the limits."
"And let not the hatred of others make you avoid justice.
Be just: that is nearer to righteousness." Qur'an 5:8