Yusuf Islam Quotes


17 Yusuf Islam quotes:



"In a World where people are surrounded by darkness, ignorance and fear, it is a sign of hope to be celebrating Islam's message of peace and light, and the last great Messenger, born and chosen to deliver them to all mankind."
"I became very famous, as a teenager, and my name and photo were splashed in all the media. They made me larger than life, so I wanted to live larger than life, and the only way to do that was to be intoxicated."
"Man is created to be God's deputy on earth and it is important to realize the obligation to rid ourselves of all illusions and to make our lives a preparation for the next life."
"Because I don't play guitar any more, African harmonies and rhythms have been an inspiration to me. I love the raw origin of the sound. It complements my voice and words naturally."
"Music is a lady that I still love because she gives me the air that I breathe. We need all sorts of nourishment. And music satisfies and nourishes the hunger within ourselves for connection and harmony."
"I've returned to being an amateur without any ties or strings attached, which gives me a freedom I never had before."
"The fact that the Prophet cared for every human being and tried his best to ensure their security in the hereafter must be the most telling of his compassionate and merciful characteristics."
"A person who steals bread during a famine is not treated as a thief."
"I am confident that, in the end, common sense and justice will prevail. I'm an optimist, brought up on the belief that if you wait to the end of the story, you get to see the good people live happily ever after."
"It's very difficult to ignore humanitarian disasters. The royalties from my albums continue to support my charity work."
"The greatest legacy is that which benefits the widest number of people for the longest period without limit to value. No one but the Prophet Muhammad was given that role as the seal of God's message."
"Some extremists take elements of the sacred scriptures out of context."
"All things can be forgiven if we can progress."
"Everything I do is for the pleasure of Allah."
"Music is part of God's universe."
"In the early days I had a very black-and-white view of everything."
"I always stood for the elimination of conflict and wars, and any of those causes that ignite them."
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