Who is your enemy?


SHAFAQNA – It is narrated from Imam Ali (AS) who said: The one who conceals your faults and shortcomings from yourself (does not tell your faults, so that they cannot be corrected) is your enemy [1]. Imam Ali (AS) through this wise sentence wanted to emphasize that hiding from someone, his/her faults, weaknesses and deficiencies is showing enmity towards that person because in this way that person will not be able to correct those faults.

[1] Alhayat, Vol. 1, page 198.


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