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Hadiths About Discipline And Laziness

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1– Imam Ali (as) said, ‘The bane of success is laziness.’[Ghurar al-Hikam, no. 3968]

2– Imam Ali (as) said, ‘A believer desires that which stays, and renounces that which perishes….his laziness is far from him and his energy is constant.’[bihar al-Anwar, v. 78, p. 26, no. 92]

3– Imam Ali (as) said, ‘Laziness corrupts one’s Hereafter.’[Mustadrak al-Wasa`il, v. 13, p. 45, no. 14695]

4– Imam Ali (as) said, ‘Whoever obeys slackness will lose rights.’[sharhe Nahj al-Balagha li Ibn Abi al-Hadid, v. 19, p. 70]

5– Imam Ali (as) said, ‘From slackness comes laziness.’[Ghurar al-Hikam, no. 9284]

6– Imam Ali (as) said, ‘Combat slackness with firm will.’[Ghurar al-Hikam, no. 5927]

7– Imam Ali (as) said, ‘Delaying work is the title for laziness.’[Ghurar al-Hikam, no. 4471]

8– Imam al-Baqir (as) said, ‘Laziness harms both one’s religion [i.e. the Hereafter] and this world.’[bihar al-Anwar, v. 78, p. 180, no. 64]

9– Imam al-Baqir (as) said, ‘I hate a man – or I hate for a man – to be lazy in his worldly affairs, and whoever is lazy in his worldly affairs will be lazier in his affairs of the Hereafter.’[al-Kafi, v. 5, p. 85, no. 4]

10– Imam al-Sadiq (as) said, ‘The enemy of work is laziness.’[al-Kafi, v. 5, p. 85, no. 1]

11 – Imam al-Sadiq (as) said to some of his children, ‘Beware of becoming lazy and bored, for they will both forbid you from your share in this world and the Hereafter.’[al-Kafi, v. 5 p. 85, no. 2]

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Has anyone actually wondered and figured out what makes people lazy?. As there are many issues to why some people become lazy? lack of motivation? tiredness of trying and nothing working?. intellect? Depression, illness, list goes on.

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