Quote of the Day
Authors Categories Blog Quote Maker Videos
 

Aga Khan IV Quotes: The Islamic ethic is that if God has given you the capacity or good fortune to be a privileged individual in society, you have a moral responsibility to society.
         

The Islamic ethic is that if God has given you the capacity or good fortune to be a privileged individual in society, you have a moral responsibility to society.


Aga Khan IV
Check all other quotes by Aga Khan IV

Want to display this quote image on your website or blog? Simply copy and paste the below code on your website/blog.

Embed:

Format of this image is jpg. The width and height of image are 1200 and 630, repectively. This image is available for free to download.





Citation

Use the citation below to add this quote to your bibliography:


Styles:

×

MLA Style Citation


"Aga Khan IV Quotes." Quoteslyfe.com, 2024. Sun. 26 May. 2024. <https://www.quoteslyfe.com/quote/The-Islamic-ethic-is-that-if-God-339707>.





Check out


Other quotes of Aga Khan IV


Tolerance, openness and understanding towards other peoples' cultures, social structures, values and faiths are now essential to the very survival of an interdependent world.

Tolerance, openness and understanding towards other peoples' cultures, social structures, values and faiths are now essential to the very survival of an interdependent world.



Pluralism is no longer simply an asset or a prerequisite for progress and development, it is vital to our existence.

Pluralism is no longer simply an asset or a prerequisite for progress and development, it is vital to our existence.



The right to hope is the most powerful human motivation I know.

The right to hope is the most powerful human motivation I know.



We cannot make the world safe for democracy unless we also make the world safe for diversity.

We cannot make the world safe for democracy unless we also make the world safe for diversity.



A secure pluralistic society requires communities that are educated and confident both in the identity and depth of their own traditions and in those of their neighbours.

A secure pluralistic society requires communities that are educated and confident both in the identity and depth of their own traditions and in those of their neighbours.



There is nothing wrong with being well off as long as money has a social and ethical value and is not the object of one's own greed.

There is nothing wrong with being well off as long as money has a social and ethical value and is not the object of one's own greed.



There are many interpretations of Islam within the wider Islamic community, but generally we are instructed to leave the world a better place than it was when we came into it.

There are many interpretations of Islam within the wider Islamic community, but generally we are instructed to leave the world a better place than it was when we came into it.



Canada is today the most successful pluralist society on the face of our globe, without any doubt in my mind... That is something unique to Canada. It is an amazing global human asset.

Canada is today the most successful pluralist society on the face of our globe, without any doubt in my mind... That is something unique to Canada. It is an amazing global human asset.



Islam is probably the one that places the greatest emphasis on knowledge. The purpose is to understand God's creation.

Islam is probably the one that places the greatest emphasis on knowledge. The purpose is to understand God's creation.



A proper home can provide the bridge across that terrible gulf between poverty and a better future.

A proper home can provide the bridge across that terrible gulf between poverty and a better future.





Other quotes you may like


But if I am young, thou shouldest look to my merits, not to my years.

But if I am young, thou shouldest look to my merits, not to my years.



The inscription in your wedding band says 'forever, ' Callie. And it means forever. I'll love you until I close my eyes for the last time. And even afterward, I'll love you.

The inscription in your wedding band says 'forever, ' Callie. And it means forever. I'll love you until I close my eyes for the last time. And even afterward, I'll love you.



A lie is like a cat: you need to stop it before it gets out the door or it’s really hard to catch.

A lie is like a cat: you need to stop it before it gets out the door or it’s really hard to catch.



Take winter as you find him, and he turns out to be a thoroughly honest fellow; with no nonsense in him, which is a great comfort in the long-run.

Take winter as you find him, and he turns out to be a thoroughly honest fellow; with no nonsense in him, which is a great comfort in the long-run.



Most people think of themselves as individuals, that there's no one on the planet like them. This thought motivates them to get out of bed, eat food and walk around like nothing's wrong.

Most people think of themselves as individuals, that there's no one on the planet like them. This thought motivates them to get out of bed, eat food and walk around like nothing's wrong.



I am trying to be unfamiliar with what I'm doing.

I am trying to be unfamiliar with what I'm doing.



When I don't feel free and can't do what I want I just react. I go against it.

When I don't feel free and can't do what I want I just react. I go against it.



But no man has a monopoly of conscience.

But no man has a monopoly of conscience.



I challenge myself everyday to be the most positive and enthusiastic person I know.

I challenge myself everyday to be the most positive and enthusiastic person I know.



But the day is spent; And stars are kindling in the firmament, To us how silent--though like ours, perchance, Busy and full of life and circumstance.

But the day is spent; And stars are kindling in the firmament, To us how silent--though like ours, perchance, Busy and full of life and circumstance.




Quote Description


This page presents the quote "The Islamic ethic is that if God has given you the capacity or good fortune to be a privileged individual in society, you have a moral responsibility to society.". Author of this quote is Aga Khan IV. This quote is about capacity, given, moral responsibility, ethics, good fortune, god, individual, privileged, responsibility,.