Quotes From "Caravan Of Dreams" By Idries Shah

Haste is from the Devil.
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Haste is from the Devil. Idries Shah
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Any society which enjoins its members to adhere to both of these (politeness and truth) is a fraud. Idries Shah
Three ThingsThree things cannot be retrieved: The arrow once sped...
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Three ThingsThree things cannot be retrieved: The arrow once sped from the bow The word spoken in haste The missed opportunity.( Ali the Lion, Caliph of Islam, son-in-law of Mohammed the Prophet), Idries Shah
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Definitions from Mulla Do-PiazaFlattery:One of the most promising of businesses: always brisk. Idries Shah
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Definitions from Mulla Do-Piaza.Poverty: The result of marriage. Idries Shah
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Definitions from Mulla Do-PiazaEmotionalist:A man or woman who thinks he has experienced the divine. Idries Shah
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You call me an unbeliever. I shall therefore call you a True Believer since a lie is best met with one of similar magnitude. Idries Shah
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Definitions from Mulla Do-PiazaIntellectual: One who knows no craft. Idries Shah
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Better to be safe than to be sorry' is a remark of value only when these are the actual alternatives. Idries Shah
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Saying of the ProphetDesireDesire not the world, and God will love you. Desire not what others have, and they will love you. Idries Shah
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Definitions from Mulla Do-PiazaBribe Substitute for law, which is a substitute for justice. Idries Shah
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Definitions from Mulla Do-PiazaSupporter: Someone who will say anything. Idries Shah
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Definitions from Mulla Do-PiazaAdherent:Someone who will believe anything except what he should. Idries Shah
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Definitions from Mulla Do-PiazaPatience: A support for the disappointed. Idries Shah
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Definitions from Mulla Do-PiazaCommunity: Irrationals unified by hope of the impossible. Idries Shah
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For every Pharoah there is a Moses. Idries Shah
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The liar has a bad memory. Idries Shah
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Life: sometimes the man on the saddle, sometimes the saddle on the man. Idries Shah
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The happiness of the superficial: when a man who has lost his donkey finds it again. Idries Shah
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He discards a quilt for fear of bugs. Idries Shah