37+ Muhammad Quotes From The Islamic Prophet

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Prophet Muhammad (SAW), full name, Abū al-Qāsim Muhammad ibn ʿAbd Allāh ibn’ Abd al-Muṭṭalib ibn Hāshim, was the founder of Islam.

Prophet Muhammad (SAW) was the last Messenger and Prophet of God, sent to present and confirm the monotheistic teachings preached previously by Adam, Abraham, Moses, Jesus, and various other prophets. He was called “the truthful, and the trustworthy”, and lead by example with kindness, compassion, mercy, gratitude, abundance, courage, and self-reflection.

Prophet Muhammad has said many things about love, peace, good deed, and life to Muslims. Whether it be Prophet Muhammad quotes about women or quotes of Prophet Muhammad about knowledge, they are highly inspirational and motivational for Muslims. About life, he said, “the best among you is the one who doesn't harm others with his tongue and hands. I leave behind me two things, The Quran and My Sunnah and if you follow these you will never go astray”. Similarly below we have listed some Muhammad quotes from the Islamic prophet. Below you'll find many of Muhammad's sayings that are inspiring and peaceful.

If you enjoy this article, be sure to check out our Sufi quotes and Torah quotes.

Prophet Muhammad PBUH Quotes For Muslims

The Holy Quran states that the Prophet Muhammad (Peace be upon him) was sent to the world as a mercy to mankind (Quran: 21:107). Here are some Prophet Muhammad quotes about peace along with various other Islam quotes and Islam love quote from Prophet Muhammad (Peace Be Upon Him) for Muslims and non-Muslims.

Teachings of Prophet Muhammad are widely read.

1. “I leave behind me two things, The Quran and My Sunnah and if you follow these you will never go astray.”

- Prophet Muhammad.

2. “Do not wish to be like anyone except in two cases. The first is a person, whom Allah has given wealth & he spends it righteously; (the second is) the one whom Allah has given wisdom (the Holy Quran) and he acts according to it and teaches it to others.”

- Prophet Muhammad.

3. “Feed the hungry, Visit the sick, Set free captives.”

- Prophet Muhammad.

4. “Leave me as I leave you, for the people who were before you were ruined because their questions and their differences over the prophets. So, if I forbid you to do something, then keep away from it. And if I order you to do something, then do of it as much as you can.”

- Prophet Muhammad.

5.“All pious believers shall deem it their bounden duty to defend believers and to aid them wheresoever’s they may be, whether far or near, and throughout Christendom shall protect the places where they conduct worship and those where their monks and priests dwell."

- Prophet Muhammad, ‘The Covenant Of The Prophet Muhammad With The Christians Of Persia’.

6. “If Christian women enter a Muslim household, she shall be received with kindness, and she shall be given opportunity to pray in her church; there shall be no dispute between her and a man who loves her religion."

- Prophet Muhammad, ‘The Covenant Of The Prophet Muhammad With The Monks Of Mount Sinai’.

7. “No Christian shall be brought by force to confess Islam, and no disputes except over the better things shall be envisaged in with them. Moslems shall extend over the Christians everywhere the arm of mercy and kindness, protecting them from the exactions of oppressors.”

- Prophet Muhammad, ‘The Covenant Of The Prophet Muhammad With The Christians Of Persia’.

8. “The Christians… respected my alliance. They recognized my rights. They fulfilled the promises that they had made during our meeting. They assisted the lieutenants that I had sent to the frontiers. They earned my concern and my affection by fulfilling the obligations that I had contracted with them…”

- Prophet Muhammad, ‘The Covenant Of The Prophet Muhammad With The Christians Of Najran’.

Prophet Muhammad Quotes About Life

According to Islam, peace is the rule and war is only an exception. Read on for some of the most motivational Prophet Muhammad quotes on marriage as well as other humble quotes from Prophet Muhammad (Peace Be Upon Him) about peace.

Prophet Muhammad wished that may Allah bless all.

9. “The strong believer is better and more beloved to Allah than the weak believer, although there is good in each. Desire that which will bring you benefit, and seek help from Allah and do not give way to incapacity. If something happens to you, do not say, ‘If only I had done such-and-such.’ Rather say, ‘The decree of Allah. He does what He will.’ Otherwise you will open yourself up to the action of Shaitan.”

- Prophet Muhammad.

10. “Prophet Muhammad SAW said: “There will come a time when holding on to your Deen will be like holding on to hot Coals”

- Al-Tirmidhi.

11. “Amongst the friends of Allah (Awliya), the Qur'an is considered as a love letter from Allah, which inevitably is read continuously to remind them of their Beloved.”

- Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri, ‘Imam Bukhari And The Love Of The Prophet’.

12. “The strongest man is the one who, when he gets angry and his face reddens and his hackles rise, is able to defeat his anger.

- Prophet Muhammad.

13. “The most excellent jihad is the conquest of one’s self.”

- Prophet Muhammad.

Prophet Muhammad Quotes About Education

Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) gave a lot of importance to education amongst Muslims. Read on for some of the best quotes and sayings from Prophet Mohammed (Peace Be Upon Him).

14. “Verily, God is compassionate and is fond of compassion, and He gives to the compassionate what he does not give to the harsh.”

- Prophet Muhammad.

15. "This world is a prison for the believers and a paradise for the non-believers."

-Prophet Muhammad.

16. “Once the Prophet was asked: ‘Tell us, which action is dearest to Allah?’ He answered: ‘To say your prayer at its proper time.’ Again he was asked: ‘What comes next?’ Mohammad said: ‘To show kindness to parents.’ ‘Then what?’ he was asked, ‘To strive for the cause of Allah!’ (Ibn Masad: Bukhari).”

- Prophet Muhammad.

17. “When two persons are together, two of them must not whisper to each other, without letting the third hear; because it would hurt him.”

- Prophet Muhammad.

18. “Verily, it is one of the respects to Allah to honor an old man.”

- Prophet Muhammad.

19. “Kindness is a mark of faith, and whoever has not kindness has not faith.”

- Prophet Muhammad.

20. “Four things support the world: the learning of the wise, the justice of the great, the prayers of the good, and the valor of the brave.”

- Prophet Muhammad.

21. “None of you truly believes until he wishes for his brother what he wishes for himself.”

- Prophet Muhammad.

22. “The ink of the scholar is more sacred than the blood of the martyr.”

- Prophet Muhammad.

23. “Who is the most favored of God? He from whom the greatest good comes to His creature.”

- Prophet Muhammad.

24. “The greatest of wealth is the richness of the soul.”

- Prophet Muhammad.

Prophet Muhammad Quotes About Love

The Holy Prophet, also known as Prophet Mohammed (Peace Be Upon Him) in many cultures, authored various quotes in different facets of Islam in the praise of God. Read on for some of the most beautiful quotes from the Prophet Muhammad (Peace Be Upon Him) for Muslims. Even a non-Muslim can also draw inspiration from the founder of Islam for performing any good deed.

25. "Everywhere, in mountains, or in the plains, in towns and in waste places, in deserts, and wheresoever’s they may be, that people shall be protected, both in their faith and in their property, both in the West and in the East, both on sea and land.”

- Prophet Muhammad, ‘The Covenant Of The Prophet Muhammad With The Christians Of Persia’.

26. "Whoever contravenes the covenant of Allah and acts to the contrary is a rebel against his covenant and his messenger.”

- Prophet Muhammad, ‘The Covenant Of The Prophet Muhammad With The Monks Of Mount Sinai’.

27. “Happy is the man who avoids hardship, but how fine is the man who is afflicted and shows endurance.”

- Prophet Muhammad.

28. “Closer to the last day, time will pas by faster and faster, a year will feel like a month, a month like a week, a week like a day and a day like an hour.”

- Prophet Muhammad.

29. “The Most Perfect Man in his faith among the believers in the one whose behavior is most excellent and the best of you are those you are the best to their wives.”

- Prophet Muhammad.

30. “Whoever Allah wants good for him, he puts them to test. He puts them through difficulties; like a diamond or gold that has to be burnt after which anything bad from it is removed so that what you have is the pure diamond or the pure gold.”

- Prophet Muhammad.

31. “Love Allah for what He nourishes you with of His Blessings, love me due to the love of Allah, and love the people of my house due to your love of me.”

- Prophet Muhammad.

32. “None of you truly believes until he loves for his brother what he loves for himself.”

- Prophet Muhammad.

33. “A person will be with those whom he loves.”

- Prophet Muhammad.

34. “There is nothing like marriage, for the two who love one another.”

- Prophet Muhammad.

35. “To overcome evil with good is good, to resist evil by evil is evil.”

- Prophet Muhammad.

36. “It is better to sit alone than in company with the bad; and it is better still to sit with the good than alone. It is better to speak to a seeker of knowledge than to remain silent; but silence is better than idle words.”

- Prophet Muhammad.

37. “The best richness is the richness of the soul.”

- Prophet Muhammad.

38. “Be kind, for whenever kindness becomes part of something, it beautifies it. Whenever it is taken from something, it leaves it tarnished.”

- Prophet Muhammad.

Here at Kidadl, we have carefully created lots of interesting family-friendly quotes for everyone to enjoy! If you liked our suggestions for Muhammad quotes, then why not take a look at Easter Bible quotes, or Talmud quotes.

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